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Wild Seed by Octavia E. Butler

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Also by Octavia E. Butler:

Adulthood Rites, September 2021
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Patternmaster, January 2021
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Parable of the Talents, August 2019
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Mind of My Mind, July 2012
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Wild Seed, July 2012
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Wastelands, January 2008
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Fledgling, September 2005
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Kindred, February 2004
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Parable of the Talents, November 2001
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Dawn, April 2001
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Wild Seed, February 1999
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Patternmaster, May 1997
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Imago, April 1997
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Adulthood Rites, April 1997
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Parable of the Sower, February 1995
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Mind of My Mind, August 1994
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Wild Seed
Octavia E. Butler

Grand Central Publishing
July 2012
On Sale: July 24, 2012
320 pages
ISBN: 1538751488
EAN: 9781538751480
Kindle: B008HALNFQ
Hardcover / e-Book
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Fantasy | Science Fiction Alternate History

Doro knows no higher authority than himself. An ancient spirit with boundless powers, he possesses humans, killing without remorse as he jumps from body to body to sustain his own life. With a lonely eternity ahead of him, Doro breeds supernaturally gifted humans into empires that obey his every desire. He fears no one -- until he meets Anyanwu.

Anyanwu is an entity like Doro and yet different. She can heal with a bite and transform her own body, mending injuries and reversing aging. She uses her powers to cure her neighbors and birth entire tribes, surrounding herself with kindred who both fear and respect her. No one poses a true threat to Anyanwu -- until she meets Doro.

The moment Doro meets Anyanwu, he covets her; and from the villages of 17th-century Nigeria to 19th-century United States, their courtship becomes a power struggle that echoes through generations, irrevocably changing what it means to be human.

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