Oryx and Crake : a novel
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New York : Anchor Books, 2004.
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9780385721677, 0385721676
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Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - AdultFICTION ATWOOD, M.On Shelf
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Book
Edition
First Anchor books edition.
Physical Desc
376 pages ; 21 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 6.2, 16 Points

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A novel of the future explores a world that has been devastated by ecological and scientific disasters.
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"Oryx and Crake is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake, and the beautiful and elusive Oryx whom they both loved. In search of answers, Snowman embarks on a journey--with the help of the green-eyed Children of Crake--through the lush wilderness that was so recently a great city, until powerful corporations took mankind on an uncontrolled genetic engineering ride. Margaret Atwood projects us into a near future that is both all too familiar and beyond our imagining."--Back cover.
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Accelerated Reader AR,UG,6.2,16,76412.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, M. (2004). Oryx and Crake: a novel (First Anchor books edition.). Anchor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, Margaret, 1939-. 2004. Oryx and Crake: A Novel. New York: Anchor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, Margaret, 1939-. Oryx and Crake: A Novel New York: Anchor Books, 2004.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, Margaret. Oryx and Crake: A Novel First Anchor books edition., Anchor Books, 2004.

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