MaddAddam is the concluding part of Margaret Atwood’s speculative fiction trilogy that started with Oryx & Crake and continued with The Year of the Flood. Chronologically, Year of the Flood and Oryx & Crake happened vaguely in parallel, but MaddAddam is a direct sequel to Flood, picking up right where Crake and Flood left off. Read the rest of this entry
I’m not really sure where I stand on Philip K. Dick. Every book of his that I read is enjoyable enough, but not so enjoyable that I’ve ever really got why he’s so highly-rated. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, The Man In The High Castle and A Scanner Darkly are all somewhere in the range between good and great, but probably closer to good.
I’ve read a few Margaret Atwood books before. I quite liked The Handmaid’s Tale, but it wasn’t as good as I was hoping. I didn’t like The Blind Assassin as much as Handmaid’s Tale. I absolutely loved Oryx & Crake. And now, I loved The Year of the Flood.
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