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ISBN-10: 0446676101
ISBN-13: 9780446676106
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Publish Date: 06/01/2000
Dimensions: 8.00" L, 5.20" W, 1.30" H

Lilith’s Brood

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For the first time, Butler’s gripping trilogy–“Dawn, Adulthood Rites”, and “Imago”–are presented in one omnibus. Butler, a Hugo and Nebula award-winner, relates the story of an alien race that comes to Earth after a nuclear holocaust and merges genetically with the human survivors.

The acclaimed trilogy that comprises Lilith’s Brood is Hugo and Nebula award-winner Octavia E. Butler at her best.

Presented for the first time in one volume with an introduction by Joan Slonczewski, Ph.D., Lilith’s Brood is a profoundly evocative, sensual — and disturbing — epic of human transformation.

Lilith Iyapo is in the Andes, mourning the death of her family, when war destroys Earth. Centuries later, she is resurrected — by miraculously powerful unearthly beings, the Oankali. Driven by an irresistible need to heal others, the Oankali are rescuing our dying planet by merging genetically with mankind. But Lilith and all humanity must now share the world with uncanny, unimaginably alien creatures: their own children. This is their story…

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"SHOWS THE AUTHOR AT THE HEIGHT OF HER IMAGINATIVE AND WRITING POWERS". – Essence
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Details

ISBN-10: 0446676101
ISBN-13: 9780446676106
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Publish Date: 06/01/2000
Dimensions: 8.00" L, 5.20" W, 1.30" H
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