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0099511665
The handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood
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Author: Atwood, Margaret
Publication year: 2010
Language: English
Classification: GEN
Category: Fiction
ISBN: 9780099511663 0099511665
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Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1986
The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function - to breed. If she deviates, she will be killed. But even an oppressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offred's nor that of the two men on which her future hangs.
Audience: Teen readers
Series title: Vintage classics
Additional information: 324 p.
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Paperback:The handmaid's tale:1996:PBK ED
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No. of reservations: 2
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London, Vintage, 2010
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Fascinating. Well worth reading. The status of women in the future played out with historical references. Scarily possible if the world goes as bonkers as it so could.
11/04/18
readbyl1ght2
West Sussex
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The handmaid's tale
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Paperback:The heart goes last:2016
Author: Atwood, Margaret
Year 2016
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Virago
Resource type: Physical
432 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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Quirky humorous typically Atwood. Much easier read than the Handmaid's Tale. Loved it.
02/11/17
Jan@BA
Bedford
More editions / formats: Talking book - MP3 Large print Hardback
1486222773
Talking book - MP3:Stone mattress, nine tales:2015
Author: Atwood, Margaret
Year 2015
Language: English
Media class: Talking book - MP3
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Resource type: Physical
1 CD (11 hr., 32 min.) : digital, MP3 file (CD)
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1486224385
Talking book - MP3:Wilderness Tips:2014
Author: Atwood, Margaret
Year 2014
Media class: Talking book - MP3
Publisher: Bolinda
Resource type: Physical
1MP3 cd(approx 8hours 34minutes)
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