Cover of: Parable of the Talents by Octavia E. Butler

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An edition of Parable of the Talents (1998)

Parable of the Talents

Warner Books ed.
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Publish Date
Publisher
Warner Books
Language
English
Pages
424

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Environmental devastation and economic chaos have turned America into a land of depravity. Taking advantage of the situation, a zealous bigot wins his way into the White House. Lauren Olamina leads a new faith group directly opposed to the new government. This is the story of the group's struggle to preserve its vision.

As the government turns a blind eye to the violent bigots who consider a black female leader a threat, Lauren Olamina must either sacrifice her child and her followers or forsake her religion. The plot contains profanity, sexual situations and violence,

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Cover of: Parable of the Talents
Parable of the Talents
2000, Warner Books
in English - Warner Books ed.
Cover of: Parable of the talents
Parable of the talents: a novel
1998, Seven Stories Press
in English - A Seven Stories Press 1st ed.

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Published in

New York

Edition Notes

"Aspect."
Includes Reading Group Guide questions.

Series
Earthseed #2
Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.54
Library of Congress
PS3552.U827 P38 2000

The Physical Object

Pagination
424 p. ;
Number of pages
424

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL46937M
ISBN 10
0446675784
LC Control Number
99046566
Library Thing
1094465
Goodreads
764646

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