Adulthood Rites - Butler, Octavia E

Akin, the son of Dawn's heroine Lilith, is part human, part Oankali alien. Kidnapped by the last generation of humans that is sinking into savagery and suicide, it is up to Akin to save the future of humanity by becoming something he is not--completely human.

Adulthood Rites 1997, Aspect, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780446603782

Trade paperback

Adulthood Rites 1989, Grand Central Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780445209039

Mass-market paperback