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My Blind Date with ‘The Road’

A few weeks ago, I picked up my very first date night book. I didn't know what to expect, and when I brought it home and opened it while on the phone with my mom on the phone, I told her what my book was. 'The Road' by Cormac McCarthy. She mentioned that the book was turned into a movie, but she had come into the movie halfway, and didn't finish. ( Only because she came to it half way in. ) Where to start - My date was dark, hopeless, and kept me engaged right from the beginning. Because of how much of a hold the book had on me, I finished in quite quickly. 'The Road' is a post-apocalyptic book, based around...

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