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Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the sower [electronic resource].

Duffy, Damian, (author.). Butler, Octavia E. Graphic novelization of (work): Parable of the sower. (Added Author). Jennings, John, 1970- (artist.). Hopkinson, Nalo (writer of introduction.). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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Earthseed books.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781683356745 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1683356748 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : Abrams, 2020.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.:
The follow-up to Kindred, the #1 bestseller, comes Octavia E. Butler's groundbreaking dystopian novel In this graphic novel adaptation of Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the Sower, by Damian Duffy and John Jennings, the award-winning team behind the #1 bestseller Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation, the author portrays a searing vision of America's future. In the year 2024, the country is marred by unattended environmental and economic crises that lead to social chaos. Lauren Olamina, a preacher's daughter living in Los Angeles, is protected from danger by the walls of her gated community. However, in a night of fire and death, what begins as a fight for survival soon leads to something much more: a startling vision of human destiny . . . and the birth of a new faith.
Target Audience Note:
Rated M
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Survival > Comic books, strips, etc.
Teenage girls, Black > Comic books, strips, etc.
Environmental disasters > Comic books, strips, etc.
Twenty-first century > Comic books, strips, etc.
California > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Electronic books.
Graphic novels.
Comic books, strips, etc.

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