an author on my tbr list: Octavia Butler --- (June 22, 1947 – February 24, 2006) was an American science fiction writer. A recipient of both the Hugo and Nebula awards, Butler was one of the best-known African-American women in the field. In 1995, she bec

an author on my tbr list: Octavia Butler --- (June 22, 1947 – February 24, 2006) was an American science fiction writer. A recipient of both the Hugo and Nebula awards, Butler was one of the best-known African-American women in the field. In 1995, she bec

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Sunday, June 22, was Octavia Butler’s birthday! If you aren’t familiar with Butler’s sci-fi stories, here are some suggestions for how to get started: Into time travel? Check out Kindred. It’s about a young African-American woman who finds herself mysteriously yanked back in time — from 1976 to antebellum Maryland — by a distant ancestor (the white son of a slaveholding plantation owner). And if your literary tastes lean more nautical, Wild Seed follows a ...

Sunday, June 22, was Octavia Butler’s birthday! If you aren’t familiar with Butler’s sci-fi stories, here are some suggestions for how to get started: Into time travel? Check out Kindred. It’s about a young African-American woman who finds herself mysteriously yanked back in time — from 1976 to antebellum Maryland — by a distant ancestor (the white son of a slaveholding plantation owner). And if your literary tastes lean more nautical, Wild Seed follows a ...

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Wild Seed by Octavia E. Butler African American Science Fiction - this woman is an incredible storyteller.... the BEST kind of science fiction!

Wild Seed by Octavia E. Butler African American Science Fiction - this woman is an incredible storyteller.... the BEST kind of science fiction!

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Octavia E. Butler Wrote The Story Of Her Success Years Before It Happened Don't dream it, be it.

Octavia E. Butler Wrote The Story Of Her Success Years Before It Happened Don't dream it, be it.

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A young African-American woman is mysteriously transfered back in time leading to an irresistable curiosity about her family's past.

A young African-American woman is mysteriously transfered back in time leading to an irresistable curiosity about her family's past.

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phoenix is the best description of a full grown scorpio who has been through the worst and has grown into the best version of themselves.

phoenix is the best description of a full grown scorpio who has been through the worst and has grown into the best version of themselves.

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On June 24, two new works by Octavia E. Butler will be available for the first time. Discovered in her archives, Unexpected Stories is one of the most important science fiction announcements of 2014 and a wonderful opportunity to celebrate Octavia Butler¹s contributions to the genre.  One of the first African American writers to rise to prominence in the field of science fiction,

On June 24, two new works by Octavia E. Butler will be available for the first time. Discovered in her archives, Unexpected Stories is one of the most important science fiction announcements of 2014 and a wonderful opportunity to celebrate Octavia Butler¹s contributions to the genre. One of the first African American writers to rise to prominence in the field of science fiction,

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