The Road: A Text Companion
A complete study companion for those studying or teaching the dystopian novel The Road by Cormac McCarthy at A Level.
- A comprehensive collection of commentaries which explore every aspects of the novel’s context, plot, characters, narrative, themes, motifs and ideas, language and key quotations.
- The novel’s exploration has also been divided into 16 sections with commentary on the key aspect of that section to make the analysis of this novel easier to digest.
- Thought-provoking questions and activities have been interspersed throughout to encourage further exploration and individual interpretation, particularly on how McCarthy constructed his narrative.
Also includes AQA B Lit practice exam questions for Section A of the exam.
Very excited about such a thorough resource for a modern text – will save precious time for a teacher new to the text.T Kenney, Head of English and Independent Reviewer