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Outer Dark is a novel at once fabular and starkly evocative, set is an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century.nbsp;nbsp;A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes.nbsp;nbsp;Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son.nbsp;nbsp;Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution.
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9780307762498
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Full title outer dark
Author mccarthy cormac
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-22 22:53:33PM
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Outer Dark is a novel at once fabular and starkly evocative, set is an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century. A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes. Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son. Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution.

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publishDate 1968, 1993, 2010
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subject_facet Abandoned children -- Tennessee, East -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Tennessee,East -- Fiction, Incest -- Tennessee, East -- Fiction
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title_full Outer Dark, Outer dark / Cormac McCarthy, Outer dark McCarthy, Cormac, 1933-
title_short Outer dark
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topic_facet Abandoned children, Brothers and sisters, Fiction, Incest, Literature, Western