The Seed Collectors ~~ Scarlett Thomas



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The Seed Collectors by Scarlett Thomas
Great Aunt Oleander is dead To each of her nearest and dearest she has left a seed pod The seed pods might be deadly but then again they might also contain the secret of enlightenment Not that anyone has much time for enlightenment Fleur left behind at the crumbling Namaste House must step into Oleanders role as guru to lost and lonely celebrities Bryony wants to lose the weight she put on after her botanist parents disappeared but cant stop drinking And Charlie struggles to make sense of his life after losing the one woman he could truly love A complex and fiercely contemporary tale of inheritance enlightenment life death desire and family trees The Seed Collectors is the most important novel yet from one of the worlds most daring and brilliant writers As Henry James said of George Eliots Middlemarch The Seed Collectors is a treasurehouse of detail revealing all that it means to be connected to be part of a society to be part of the universe and to be human Full Synopsis
About the Book
  • Published:
    May-2016 (Hardcover)
    Apr-2017 (Paperback)
  • Formats:
    Print / eBook
  • Pages:
    396
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