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The Handmaid's Tale From the bestselling author of Alias Grace and the MaddAddam trilogy, here is theNew York Times bestseller and seminal work of speculative fiction from the Booker Prize winning authorNow a Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, and Joseph Fiennes Includes a new introduction by Margaret Atwood Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to read She must lie on her back once a month and pray that the Commander makes her pregnant, because in an age of declining births, Offred and the other Handmaids are valued only if their ovaries are viable Offred can remember the days before, when she lived and made love with her husband Luke when she played with and protected her daughter when she had a job, money of her own, and access to knowledge But all of that is gone now Funny, unexpected, horrifying, and altogether convincing, The Handmaid s Taleis at once scathing satire, dire warning, and literary tour de force


About the Author: Margaret Atwood

MARGARET ATWOOD, whose work has been published in over thirty five countries, is the author ofthan forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays In addition to The Handmaid s Tale, her novels include Cat s Eye, shortlisted for the Booker Prize Alias Grace, which won the Giller Prize in Canada and the Premio Mondello in Italy The Blind Assassin, winner of the 2000 Booker Prize and her most recent, Oryx and Crake, shortlisted for the 2003 Booker Prize She lives in Toronto with writer Graeme Gibson.



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