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MaddAddam
  

MaddAddam (Audio CD / Audio)

By Atwood, Margaret
Read by Dunne, Bernadette
Read by Walter, Bob
Read by Daymond, Robbie

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Bringing together characters from Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood, this thrilling conclusion to Margaret Atwood's speculative fiction trilogy confirms the ultimate endurance of humanity, community, and love. Months after the Waterless Flood pandemic has wiped out most of... humanity, Toby and Ren have rescued their friend Amanda from the vicious Painballers. They return to the MaddAddamite cob house, which is being fortified against man and giant Pigoon alike. Accompanying them are the Crakers, the gentle, quasihuman species engineered by the brilliant but deceased Crake. While their reluctant prophet, Jimmy--Crake's one-time friend--recovers from a debilitating fever, it's left to Toby to narrate the Craker theology, with Crake as Creator. She must also deal with cultural misunderstandings, terrible coffee, and her jealousy over her lover, Zeb. Meanwhile, Zeb searches for Adam One, founder of the God's Gardeners, the pacifist green religion from which Zeb broke years ago to lead the MaddAddamites in active resistance against the destructive CorpSeCorps. Now, under threat of an imminent Painballer attack, the MaddAddamites must fight back with the aid of their newfound allies, some of whom have four trotters. At the center is the extraordinary story of Zeb's past, which involves a lost brother, a hidden murder, a bear, and a bizarre act of revenge. Combining adventure, humor, romance, superb storytelling, and an imagination that is at once dazzlingly inventive and grounded in a recognizable world, MaddAddam is vintage Margaret Atwood, and a moving and dramatic conclusion to her internationally celebrated dystopian trilogy.
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ISBN 9780385367400
Released NZ 3 Sep 2013
Publisher Books on Tape
Format Audio CD/Audio
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ISBN-13 9780385367400
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Books on Tape
Imprint Books on Tape
Released 3 Sep 2013
Publication Country United States United States
Format Audio CD/Audio
 › 5 other possible formats available
Author(s) By Atwood, Margaret
Read by Dunne, Bernadette
Read by Walter, Bob
Read by Daymond, Robbie
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Science Fiction
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Width: 173mm
Height: 155mm
Spine: 23mm
Dewey Code 813.54
Weight 363g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Science fiction, Disasters, Audiobooks, Epidemics
NBS Text Science Fiction & Fantasy
ONIX Text General/trade

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