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I've read both. Didn't notice any particular relationshhip between the 2! Thought they were stand alone books?!
Definitely O&C first. Though I did WAY prefer it - a lot of TYOTF felt a tiny bit like adolescent fan fiction to me.Twinkly O&C hasn't been spoiled for you...read it, read it!
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I've only read TYOTF, it seemed to 'spoil' O&C a bit - is it still worth reading?
I read Oryx & Crake first, then The Year of the Flood - it made far more sense to me that way - no idea why. Looking forward to the last book.
Picked up Blind Assasin again off the back of this thread, I'd forgotten what a good book it is.
Oh well, now I'm excited! Never realised she was writing another in the series. Love a bit of post-apocalyptic fiction
Noooo, no way. Got to read O&C and then TYOF. Bloody hell though those pigoons still haunt me for some reasons.Hurray for the third one...I thought she'd given up.
The third one is out in September!!! I am beyond excited by this - I love a bit of apocalyptic Attwood!
It does make more sense reading O&C first. I didn't know there was going to be a third one?!
Well, I liked TYOTF and hated O&C so tbh I'd skip O&C altogether! TYOTF might make more sense having read O&C though.
I wouldn't personally but I loved Oryx and Crake. The question is when will the bloody third one be out!
Thanks muchly Nebulous!
It made more sense that way round to me. I read O&C then Year of the Flood and then O&C again.
Just Oryx and Crake didn't appeal much and Year of the Flood did for whatever reason. Thanks
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