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Happy 20th Birthday, Discover Books! Save 20% when you buy 4+books from the 20th Birthday Special Collection until 9.30.23.
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Earthseed Book Series by Octavia Butler

Discover the extraordinary world of Earthseed, a powerful sci-fi series penned by the late Octavia Butler. In the pages of Parable of the Sower and Parable of the Talents, this remarkable Black author weaves a tapestry of courage, leadership, and profound themes that resonate with readers.

Set in a future plagued by ecological disaster and societal inequality, these captivating stories introduce us to Lauren Oya Olamina, a resilient teenager who navigates a world on the brink of collapse. Within the confines of a gated community, Lauren invents a new religion called Earthseed, offering hope and purpose amidst the chaos.

With Butler's skillful storytelling, readers are transported to a not-too-distant future where survival becomes a constant battle against violent fundamentalists and the resurgence of slavery. As the saga unfolds, we witness Lauren's evolution into adulthood and her unwavering determination to challenge the dystopian regime.

Originally published in 1993 and set in the year 2024, the Earthseed series holds an undeniable relevance that captures the imagination and sparks introspection. Even though Octavia Butler's passing in 2006 left us yearning for more, her visionary legacy lives on through these thought-provoking novels.

Immerse yourself in a literary journey that explores the depths of human resilience, inequality, and the power of faith. With each turn of the page, Butler's masterful prose transports you to a future that forces us to confront the realities of our present.

So, venture forth and experience the transformative power of Earthseed. Octavia Butler's legacy continues to inspire, leaving an indelible mark on the world of science fiction and the hearts of readers everywhere.

Books In Order: Parable of the Sower, Parable of the Talents