DawnBook - 1997
Lilith lyapo awoke from a centuries-long sleep to find herself aboard the vast spaceship of the Oankali. Creatures covered in writhing tentacles, the Oankali had saved every surviving human from a dying, ruined Earth. They healed the planet, cured cancer, increased strength, and were now ready to help Lilith lead her people back to Earth--but for a price.
Publisher: New York : Aspect/Warner Books, 
Edition: Warner Books Edition.
Copyright Date: ©1987
Branch Call Number: F BUTLER
Characteristics: 248 pages ; 21 cm.
From Library Staff
The human race, now infertile, fights to maintain its identity when the alien species, Oankali, offers to trade genetic material and bioengineering at the price of metamorphosing a new kind of being.