The Family Tree

The Family Tree

Sheri S. Tepper


THE as soon as FERTILE EARTH OF DORA HENRY'S adolescence HAS BEEN UNDERVALUED AND OVERDEVELOPED. NOW NATURE, it sounds as if, HAS made up our minds TO struggle again.

Police officer Dora Henry is investigating the weird murders of 3 geneticists. in the meantime, unusual issues are taking place far and wide she turns. Weeds have gotten bushes; bushes have gotten forests. in a single day, a urban is being remodeled right into a wild and verdant position.

And, strangest of all, Dora can someway converse with the rampaging flowers.

A strength civilization-ending disaster is within the making. The bearer Dora will get to a murderer--and to the truth--the extra possible disparate occasions start to entwine. And the solutions she seeks this day to the salvation of humankind might lie in afar far-off destiny. . .one that's unexpectedly a lot nearer than someone imagines.

An exhilarating and spell binding novel that deftly combines wonderful invention with perception and a social judgment of right and wrong, from essentially the most lyrical and demanding voices in modern speculative fiction.

THE as soon as FERTILE EARTH OF DORA HENRYS youth HAS BEEN UNDERVALUED AND OVERDEVELOPED. NOW NATURE, it sounds as if, HAS determined TO struggle BACK.

Police officer Dora Henry is investigating the unusual murders of 3 geneticists. in the meantime, unusual issues are taking place all over the place she turns. Weeds have gotten timber; timber have gotten forests. in a single day, a urban is being reworked right into a wild and verdant place.

And, strangest of all, Dora can someway speak with the rampaging flora.

A capability civilization-ending disaster is within the making. The bearer Dora will get to a murderer--and to the truth--the extra possible disparate occasions start to entwine. And the solutions she seeks at the present time to the salvation of humankind might lie in afar far-off destiny. . .one that's without warning a lot nearer than someone imagines.

An exhilarating and enthralling novel that deftly combines incredible invention with perception and a social sense of right and wrong, from essentially the most lyrical and demanding voices in modern speculative fiction.

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