The Resource MaddAddam, Margaret Atwood

MaddAddam, Margaret Atwood

Label
MaddAddam
Title
MaddAddam
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Title variation
Madd Addam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A man-made plague has swept the earth, but a small group survives, along with the green-eyed Crakers - a gentle species bio-engineered to replace humans. Toby, onetime member of the God's Gardeners and expert in mushrooms and bees, is still in love with street-smart Zeb, who has an interesting past. The Crakers' reluctant prophet, Snowman-the-Jimmy, is hallucinating; Amanda is in shock from a Painballer assault; and Ivory Bill yearns for the provocative Swift Fox, who is flirting with Zeb. Meanwhile, giant Pigoons and malevolent Painballers threaten to attack
Member of
Summary
A conclusion to the trilogy finds Toby and Ren returning to the MaddAddamite cob house after rescuing Amanda and assuming the duties of the Craker's religious overseers while Zeb searches for the founder of the pacifist green religion he left years earlier.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10193342
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
Dewey number
C813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
MaddAddam trilogy
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • Dystopias
  • Science fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
MaddAddam, Margaret Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Canada by McClelland & Stewart Ltd., Toronto
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
394 p.
Isbn
9781408819708
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408819708
Label
MaddAddam, Margaret Atwood
Publication
Note
Originally published in Canada by McClelland & Stewart Ltd., Toronto
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
394 p.
Isbn
9781408819708
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408819708

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