Fall Preview 2013: Books

<strong>Don't miss our fall preview of </strong><strong><a href='http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/03/showbiz/gallery/fall-music-preview/index.html' target='_blank'>albums</a></strong><strong>, </strong><strong><a href='http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/03/showbiz/gallery/fall-tv-preview/index.html' target='_blank'>TV shows</a></strong><strong> and </strong><strong><a href='http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/03/showbiz/gallery/fall-movie-preview/index.html' target='_blank'>movies</a></strong><strong> to watch for. Want to see everything at once? </strong><strong><a href='http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2013/09/entertainment/fall-releases-guide/?hpt=en_bn1' target='_blank'>Here's a complete guide to Fall Entertainment 2013</a></strong><strong>. But as for books, check out "MaddAddam" by Margaret Atwood:</strong> The third volume in what's being called Atwood's "end-of-the-world" trilogy presents another tale of the land described in "Oryx and Crake" and "The Year of the Flood." That would be our planet in the near future, incidentally -- a civilization dominated by multinationals who cater to our most craven instincts, if they cater at all. So when the plague comes, what of humanity survives? In Atwood's telling, not much. (September 3)

Don't miss our fall preview of albums, TV shows and movies to watch for. Want to see everything at once? Here's a complete guide to Fall Entertainment 2013. But as for books, check out "MaddAddam" by Margaret Atwood: The third volume in what's being called Atwood's "end-of-the-world" trilogy presents another tale of the land described in "Oryx and Crake" and "The Year of the Flood." That would be our planet in the near future, incidentally -- a civilization dominated by multinationals who cater to our most craven instincts, if they cater at all. So when the plague comes, what of humanity survives? In Atwood's telling, not much. (September 3)