The novel begins after the collapse of civilization by an event that is not immediately identified. The protagonist is Snowman, a post-apocalyptic hermit character. He resides near a group of what he... More > refers to as Crakers—strange human-like creatures. They bring Snowman food and consult him on matters that surpass their understanding. In addition, strange hybrid beasts such as wolvogs, pigoons and rakunks roam freely.
As the story develops, these assorted life forms are revealed to be the products of genetic engineering.< Less
Presenting a tantalizing glimpse of the remote and beautiful scenery of Namibia, this calendar intends nothing more than an introduction. Parched deserts, antelope, elephants,red sand dunes, ostrich,... More > and a seal. Photographs taken in September of 2010. Cover photograph not repeated as a monthly image. Please see preview< Less