August 23rd, 2017


Book Review: Wild Seed, by Octavia Butler

Immortal superpowered beings fight a duel over survival and control.

Wild Seed

Doubleday Books, 1980, 320 pages

Doro is an entity who changes bodies like clothes, killing his hosts by reflexor design. He fears no one...until he meets Anyanwu. Anyanwu is a shapeshifter who can absorb bullets and heal with a kiss and savage anyone who threatens her. Together they weave a pattern of destiny unimaginable to mortals.

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Also by Octavia Butler: My reviews of Parable of the Sower, Parable of the Talents, Fledgling, and Dawn.

My complete list of book reviews.