Parable of the Talents

Earthseed #2

Paperback, 448 pages

English language

Published Aug. 20, 2019 by Grand Central Publishing.


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Environmental devastation and economic chaos have turned America into a land of depravity. Taking advantage of the situation, a zealous bigot wins his way into the White House. Lauren Olamina leads a new faith group directly opposed to the new government. This is the story of the group's struggle to preserve its vision.

As the government turns a blind eye to the violent bigots who consider a black female leader a threat, Lauren Olamina must either sacrifice her child and her followers or forsake her religion. The plot contains profanity, sexual situations and violence,

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  • Science Fiction
  • Dystopia
  • Post-Apocalyptic
  • Speculative Fiction