A New York Times Notable Book: In 2025, with the world descending into madness and anarchy, one woman begins a fateful journey toward a better future. “A stunner.” —Flea, musician and actor, TheWall Street Journal Lauren Olamina and her family live in one of the only safe neighborhoods remaining
Author Octavia E. Butler
Publisher Open Road Media
Published Date 2012-07-24
ISBN 1453263616 9781453263617
BrokeBookBuyer shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️"
emma_geiler shared a tip "Started: July 3 | Finished: July 17 | Pages: 329"
hallie_a shared a tip "A powerful read. The fact that the events in this book are so similar to current events in today’s world is terrifying."
luz_maria_ shared a tip "Reading this in the year 2022 just makes this feel all the more real. Great book."
jessica_davey_8097 shared a tip "Every American should be required to read thus as a warning of what is to come if changes are not made today"
Bibliomaniac shared a tip "Great book!"
velvet_greenleaf shared a tip "If you love sci fi in a somehow relatable setting, you will find this dark novel captivating. Can’t wait to read the next one."
wendy_miller shared a tip "Very scary believable dystopian future. Lauren is an amazing character."
abi_jensen shared a tip "Sounds really good I will check it out. Thank you!"
mackenzie_hall shared a tip "Definitely not escapist fiction, but an important read nonetheless."
susan_coutu shared a tip "I like the integrity of the main character. I like the religion she makes up."
babas_inc shared a tip "What a vivid and emotional ride. Octavia butler delivers every time with strong leads and amazing story telling"
katelyn_2293 shared a tip "ugh this book was incredible. so so good"
ariana_albrecht shared a tip "Truly amazing writing. This dystopia masterpiece is a serious must read."
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