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Title: ORYX AND CRAKE
By: Margaret Atwood
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 0349004064
ISBN 13: 9780349004068
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Publisher: LITTLE, BROWN BOOK GROUP
Pub. date: 20 August, 2013
Pages: 448
Description: The outrageous imagination of Margaret Atwood has never been better. Dark, witty, scary and very credible, this is a mystery, an adventure story, a page-turner and a brilliant novel. Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Orange Prize.
Synopsis: By the author of The Handmaid's Tale and Alias GracePigs might not fly but they are strangely altered. So, for that matter, are wolves and racoons. A man, once named Jimmy, lives in a tree, wrapped in old bedsheets, now calls himself Snowman. The voice of Oryx, the woman he loved, teasingly haunts him. And the green-eyed Children of Crake are, for some reason, his responsibility. 'In Jimmy, Atwood has created a great character: a tragic-comic artist of the future, part buffoon, part Orpheus. An adman who's a sad man; a jealous lover who's in perpetual mourning; a fantasist who can only remember the past' - Independent'Gripping and remarkably imagined' - London Review of Books
Publication: UK
Imprint: Virago Press Ltd
Prizes: Short-listed for Orange Prize 2004 (UK) Long-listed for IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2005 (UK)
Returns: Returnable
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