Viewing Entry - Oryx and Crake (S13332) by Atwood, Margaret
Playing time for daisy/audio formats : 12 hours 35 minutes
Oryx and Crake
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Science fiction. Genetic engineering -- Fiction.
VisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]
As the story opens, snowman is sleeping in a tree, wearing a dirty old bedsheet, mourning the loss of his beautiful and beloved Oryx and his best friend Crake, and slowly starving to death. In a world in which science-based corporations have recently taken mankind on an uncontrolled genetic-engineering ride, he now searches for supplies in a wasteland.