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Oryx and Crake

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Snowman's sleeping in a tree, wearing a dirty old bedsheet, mourning the loss of his beautiful and beloved Oryx and his best friend Crake, and slowly starving to death. Earlier, his life was one of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 0747562598 9780747562597
OCLC Number: 249246201
Awards: Short-listed for Booker Prize for Fiction 2003
Short-listed for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2003
Description: 378 S ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood.

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A marvellous, wonderfully written atmospheric story set well into the future, which is grim indeed, and full of horrors following 'the disease'. Jimmy, now known as Snowman, is a survivor, and we Read more...

 
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