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Bloodchild and other stories

Author: Octavia E Butler
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Bloodchild and Other Stories is renowned author Octavia E. Butler's only collection of shorter work and features the Hugo and Nebula award-winning stories "Bloodchild" and "Speech Sounds." These works of the imagination are parables of the contemporary world. Butler proves constant in her vigil, an unblinking pessimist hoping to be proven wrong, and one of contemporary literature's strongest voices."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 1583226982 9781583226988
OCLC Number: 60741324
Description: viii, 214 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Bloodchild --
The evening and the morning and the night --
Near of kin --
Speech sounds --
Crossover --
Positive obsession --
Furor scribendi --
Amnesty --
The Book of Martha.
Responsibility: Octavia E. Butler.
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"Bloodchild and Other Stories is renowned author Octavia E. Butler's only collection of shorter work and features the Hugo and Nebula award-winning stories "Bloodchild" and "Speech Sounds." These works of the imagination are parables of the contemporary world. Butler proves constant in her vigil, an unblinking pessimist hoping to be proven wrong, and one of contemporary literature's strongest voices."--Jacket.

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