This book was a bit of a dip in the series, at least in comparison to the previous one.
If you try to make a book of characters alone, surely something will be missing. Notably, story.
Octavia Butler was a master of showing us the worst of all possible outcomes, but not letting us lose our faith on the way.
Oryx and Crake lingers around in your head like a bad house guest. That’s actually a pretty nice thing to say about it.
Sometimes things are not as you expect them to be. Pleasantly so.
I keep reading Stephen King and expecting bigger and better things. You would think I would learn my lesson by now?
A decent vision polluted by very poor execution.
Some books are just so good you want to start reading them a new right as you finish.
Sometimes persistence pays off in the form of a series you didn’t really like starting to be enjoyable finally.
Sometimes giving an author a second chance really pays off.