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- ISBN-10: 1419365363
- ISBN-13: 978-1419365362
- Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars See all reviews (249 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,931,320 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This book was a really entertaining read that kept me very interested in both the plot and the characters themselves the whole way through.
Not only was the scenario peppered with realism, but Butler has a way of pulling her reader into the story with the characters.
Nothing more to say, just another beautiful and thought provoking prose about a very plausible near future filled with a lot of sadness and a little bit of hope.Published 18 days ago by Amazon Customer
It's been a long time since a novel re-set some of my paradigms. This one did so gently but powerfully.
The story itself is not a gentle one. Read more
Descriptions of this novel do not prepare you for the freshness of Butler's writing, the appeal of her protagonist nor the urgency of her vision. Read morePublished 24 days ago by Eva Yaa Asantewaa
This book was wonderfully written. I had a lot of angst reading this book and felt that it was never going to get better and it didn't. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Gloria Easley
Octavia Butler’s novel "Parable of the Sower" is fantastically written and fits very well into the currently popular string of novels and movies centered on older teenagers... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Annie
Vivid imagery...I watched this novel unfold in my mind's eye like a Hollywood blockbuster. It is such an honest, human workPublished 1 month ago by DeLisa Kemp
The Fear of Change
Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler was a novel that analyzed how humans take passive roles, even during times of crisis, because of their fear... Read more
This slakes a thirst to remember what is great about speculative fiction -- and in some ways distressingly prescient in broad strokes if not in specifics.Published 1 month ago by J Howell