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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

Pages 299

Publisher Open Road Media

Published Date 2012-07-24

ISBN 1453263616 9781453263617


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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."

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wendy_miller shared a tip "Very scary believable dystopian future. Lauren is an amazing character."

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abi_jensen shared a tip "Sounds really good I will check it out. Thank you!"

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mackenzie_hall shared a tip "Definitely not escapist fiction, but an important read nonetheless."

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susan_coutu shared a tip "I like the integrity of the main character. I like the religion she makes up."

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babas_inc shared a tip "What a vivid and emotional ride. Octavia butler delivers every time with strong leads and amazing story telling"

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katelyn_2293 shared a tip "ugh this book was incredible. so so good"

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