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Parable of the talents : a novel

Author: Octavia E Butler
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : A Seven Stories Press 1st edView all editions and formats
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A Christian fundamentalist group kidnaps children to raise them in Christian homes in this tale of religious intolerance in a future America. The story is told by a woman at the receiving end of their zeal, the founder of a religion which they consider heathen. By the author of Parable of the Sower.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 1888363819 9781888363814
OCLC Number: 39478160
Notes: Sequel to: Parable of the sower.
Awards: Shortlisted for Arthur C Clarke Award 2001.
Description: 365 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Octavia E. Butler.

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A Christian fundamentalist group kidnaps children to raise them in Christian homes in this tale of religious intolerance in a future America. The story is told by a woman at the receiving end of their zeal, the founder of a religion which they consider heathen. By the author of Parable of the Sower.

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