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Ollie the Oryx By Stephen Collis
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The amazing adventure of Ollie, the oryx.
Oryx and Crake By Margaret Atwood
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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale Oryx and Crake is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before... More > mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake, and the beautiful and elusive Oryx whom they both loved. In search of answers, Snowman embarks on a journey–with the help of the green-eyed Children of Crake–through the lush wilderness that was so recently a great city, until powerful corporations took mankind on an uncontrolled genetic engineering ride. Margaret Atwood projects us into a near future that is both all too familiar and beyond our imagining.< Less
Quick Guide: Oryx and Crake By College Guide World
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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
Namibia By Camille Longue
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An excursion through Namibia through the eyes of a wildlife volunteer.
Sossusvlei 2017 Calendar By Malcolm Smith
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Sossusvlei, in Namibia's magnificent Namib-Nakluft National Park, is a place of soaring red sand dunes and surreal vistas.
A Glimpse of Namibia, 2017 Calendar By Malcolm Smith
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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
Animals to Colour In By Dandi Palmer
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Line drawings of 42 animals from around the world to colour in.
Animals to Colour In By Dandi Palmer
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Line drawings of 42 animals from around the world to colour in. This book is stapled to lay flat and has back to back pictures on 80gm paper, which is best suited to a dry medium.
In Other Worlds By Margaret Atwood
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The author of The Handmaid’s Tale and Oryx and Crake engagingly explores her lifelong relationship to science fiction, both as a reader and as a writer. At a time when the borders between... More > literary genres are increasingly porous, Margaret Atwood maps the richly fertile crosscurrents of speculative and science fiction, slipstream, utopias and dystopias, and fantasy, and muses on their roots in the age-old human impulse to imagine new worlds. She shares the evolution of her personal fascination with this branch of literature, from her days as a child inventing a race of flying superhero rabbits, to her graduate study of the Victorian ancestors of SF to her appreciations of such influential writers as Marge Piercy, Rider Haggard, Ursula K. LeGuin, Kazuo Ishiguro, Aldous Huxley, and Jonathan Swift. As humorous and charming as it is insightful and provocative, In Other Worlds brilliantly illuminates “the wilder storms on the wilder seas of invention.< Less