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Author: Octavia E Butler; Ayobami Adebayo
Publisher: London : Headline Book Publishing, 2018. ©1979
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On her 26th birthday, Dana and her husband are moving into their apartment when she starts to feel dizzy. She falls to her knees, nauseous. Then the world falls away. She finds herself at the edge of a green wood by a vast river. A child is screaming. Wading into the water, she pulls him to safety, only to find herself face to face with a very old looking rifle, in the hands of the boy's father. She's terrified. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Octavia E Butler; Ayobami Adebayo
ISBN: 1472258223 9781472258229
OCLC Number: 1020463016
Notes: Foreword by Ayóbámi Adébáyó.
Description: xii, 295 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Octavia E. Butler.

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Octavia E. Butler's masterpiece and ground-breaking exploration of power and responsibility, for fans of The Handmaid's Tale.  Read more...

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Few writers in our field are so good at blending page-turners with philosophical questions so seamlessly -- Cory Doctorow Butler's books are exceptional * Village Voice * If you haven't read Butler, Read more...

 
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