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Author Butler, Octavia E., author.

Title Parable of the sower / Octavia E. Butler.

Publication Info. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2019.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Butler, O    ---  Available
Description xii, 345 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note First Grand Central Publishing edition, 2000 ; reissued 2019. Original copyright, ©1993.
"With a new foreword from award-winning author N.K. Jemison"--Cover.
Includes reading group guide.
Summary "In 2025 California, an eighteen-year-old African American woman, suffering from a hereditary trait that causes her to feel others' pain as well as her own, flees northward from her small community and its desperate savages." -- (Source of summary not specified)
Source B&T 05.2021 PARS
Subject African Americans -- Fiction.
Dystopias -- Fiction.
California, Southern -- Fiction.
FICTION -- Dystopian.
FICTION -- African American -- Women.
FICTION -- Science Fiction -- Apocalyptic & Post-Apocalyptic.
African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00799558
Dystopias. (OCoLC)fst00900372
Southern California. (OCoLC)fst01692638
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Science fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726489
Science fiction.
Science fiction.
Added Author Jemisin, N. K., writer of foreword.
Other Editions: Reproduction of (manifestation): Butler, Octavia E. Parable of the sower. New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, 1993 (DLC) 93008703
ISBN 9781538732182 (trade paperback reissue)
1538732181 (trade paperback reissue)

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