Bloodchild and other stories

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A newly expanded edition of Octavia E. Butler's only collection of short stories. Butler graces new mansions of thought with her eloquent, distinguished and poignant prose. Although this book is little in size, its ideas are splendidly large.' - Booklist 'The title story is justly famous. Splendid pieces, set forth in calm, lucid prose with never a word wasted.' - Kirkus Reviews This New York Times notable Book includes the Hugo and the Nebula awards winner Bloodchild and the Hugo Award winner Speech Shounds.'
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Last Grouping Update 2019-01-20 22:55:42PM
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title_full Bloodchild : novellas and stories / by Octavia E. Butler, Bloodchild And Other Stories, Bloodchild and Other Stories, Bloodchild and other stories / Octavia E. Butler
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