Readers who have been patiently awaiting the conclusion to Cronin’s sweeping postapocalyptic trilogy (The Passage; The Twelve) are richly rewarded with this epic, heart-wrenching novel.
Atwood, Margaret. Maddaddam. Doubleday. Sept. 2013. 416. ISBN 9780385528788. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385537834. CD/downloadable: Random Audio. DYSTOPIAN FICTION In this wrap-up to the magisterial trilogy begun with Oryx & Crake and continued with The Year of the Flood, the waterless flood has indeed descended, wiping out most of humanity. Ren and Toby have rescued poor […]