By Margaret Atwood
Oryx and Crake is right away an unforgettable love tale and a compelling imaginative and prescient of the longer term. Snowman, often called Jimmy earlier than mankind used to be crushed by way of a scourge, is suffering to outlive in a global the place he could be the final human, and mourning the lack of his ally, Crake, and the gorgeous and elusive Oryx whom they either enjoyed. looking for solutions, Snowman embarks on a journey–with assistance from the green-eyed youngsters of Crake–through the plush barren region that used to be so lately an outstanding urban, until eventually strong firms took mankind on an out of control genetic engineering experience. Margaret Atwood initiatives us right into a close to destiny that's either all too time-honored and past our imagining.