Parable of the Sower (Mass Market Paperback)

By Octavia E. Butler

Aspect, 9780446601979, 304pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 1995



Forced to flee an America where anarchy and violence have completely taken over, empath Lauren Olamina--who can feel the pain of others and is crippled by it--becomes a prophet carrying the hope of a new world and a new faith christened "Earthseed". A stirring portrait of 21st-century America by the author of "Wild Seed".