The Orchard Keeper

The Orchard Keeper

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 01/01/2010
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Synopsis

Set in a small, remote community in rural Tennessee in the years between the two world wars, The Orchard Keeper is an early classic from one of America's finest and most celebrated authors.

It tells of John Wesley Rattner, a young boy, and Marion Sylder, an outlaw and bootlegger who, unbeknownst to either of them, has killed the boy's father. Cormac McCarthy's debut novel is a magnificent evocation of an American landscape, and of a lost American time.

  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • ISBN: 9780330511254
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Weight: 182g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 129 x 18 mm

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