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Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
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May 20, 2008

it was amazing
bookshelves: 2008reads, speculative-fiction, dystopian-post-apocalyptic, adult
Read in May, 2008

This is the third Atwood book I've read, and it's my favorite so far. There's something about this one that I like better--something in the tone, the idea that something happened to make the world this way, as opposed to just This Is How The World Is Now. It's fascinating, the slowly-unfurling revelation of what happened to create this new, empty world.
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Summer You can borrow my copy!


Brandy No need! We just picked this up (used, of course) from the Harvard Bookstore yesterday.

In order to get around to reading this, I first need to finish Owen Meany, and I'm starting to have my doubts there's enough time left in the universe to do that... (I'm enjoying it but it's taking FOREVER.)


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