Pauline Kentridge

Isn't this the wrong synopsis for 'Oryx and Crake'? It sounds more like the 3rd part of the trilogy the title of which escapes me and which I haven't yet read!

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Brendan Egan It's the blurb from the back of the book, so no, it's not the third part of the trilogy. And I disagree that it's "spoilery."
IvanOpinion It is the synopsis intended by the publisher, but it is a staggeringly poor one, as it does not give a good sense of what the book is about.
Susan Wow! It is the blurb on the back of the book and I think it is totally misleading. Ugh! This is not how I see this book.
Mallory I just started reading the book this morning, and the synopsis fits perfectly so far.
Millicent. Flowers No, this is correct. There is a lot more to this story than the feelings Jimmy has for Oryx, but I think it's correct.
Thomas Murray That's a fairly spoiler-y blurb though.
Leonardo Raider I agree, this synopsis is very spoilery. I'm glad I finished the book before seeing this.
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