The handmaid"s tale, by Margaret Atwood
Read Online

The handmaid"s tale, by Margaret Atwood

  • 484 Want to read
  • ·
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Salem Press in Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English


  • Atwood, Margaret, -- 1939-,
  • Fantasy fiction, Canadian -- History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditor, J. Brooks Bouson.
SeriesCritical insights
ContributionsBouson, J. Brooks.
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.A8 H3163 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23606665M
ISBN 109781587656200
LC Control Number2009026309

Download The handmaid"s tale, by Margaret Atwood


Margaret Atwood, whose work has been published in more than forty-five countries, is the author of more than fifty books of fiction, poetry, critical essays, and graphic addition to The Handmaid’s Tale, now an award-winning TV series, her novels include Cat’s Eye, short-listed for the Booker Prize; Alias Grace, which won the Giller Prize in Canada and the Premio Mondello in /5(K).   Handmaid’s Tale is considered as modern classic. But unlike other dystopian classics, this novel is narration driven rather than plot. Margaret Atwood had fascination towards dystopian set-up since her early days. She has read and great fan of Orwell’s , Bradbury’s Fahrenheit , Huxley’s Brave New World to name a few/5(K). The Handmaid’s Tale, acclaimed dystopian novel by Canadian author Margaret Atwood, published in The book, set in New England in the near future, posits a Christian fundamentalist theocratic regime, the Republic of Gilead, in the former United States that arose as a response to a fertility crisis.   This beautiful edition of Margaret Atwood’s seminal work of speculative fiction features a leatherette cover, gilt edging, and ribbon marker—a perfect gift for book lovers and fans of the Hulu series. The Handmaid’s Tale is a novel of such power that the reader will be unable to forget its image and its forecast. Set in the near future 4/4(K).

Free download or read online The Handmaids Tale pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Margaret Atwood. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, classics story are The Commander, Offred/5. “The Handmaid’s Tale” was published in by Margaret Atwood. It is a dystopian novel and a work of speculative fiction. The story is set in an alternate time. The United States of America has fallen under a military dictatorship. The country is called the Republic of Gilead.   Title: The Handmaid’s Tale Author: Margaret Atwood Publish Date: Ma by Anchor Books # of Pages: Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Buy it*: Amazon Description (From Goodreads) 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 [ ]. The Handmaid's Tale - Kindle edition by Atwood, Margaret. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Handmaid's Tale/5(K).

The Handmaid's Tale Series. The Handmaid's Tale. by Margaret Atwood. Ratings Reviews published editions. Done. Shelving menu. Want to Read; Currently Reading; Read; Add New Shelf; Rate it: Book 2. The Testaments. by Margaret Atwood. Ratings Reviews published 79 Series Works: The Handmaid's Tale, The Testaments. The Handmaid's Tale, Margaret Atwood book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.   First thing this book taught me is that M. Atwood is, above all, a great author, and that "The Handmaid's Tale" is a piece of plain good somewhat circular narrative centres around and is being told from the perspective of Offred, a woman living in Republic of Gilead, the dystopian, future theocracy established on the teritory of /5(9).   BOOK REVIEW: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood () In recent news, many women have come out against men in the media alleging sexual misconduct. Men like Harvey Weinstein, Amazon Studio executive Roy Price, former President George H.W. Bush and many others have been accused of sexual harassment and sexual assault.