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Author : Margaret Atwood Pages : 344 pages Publisher : Anchor Books Language : eng ISBN-10 : 038549081X ISBN-13 : 9780385490 818

The Handmaid's Tale Offr ed is a Han dm aid in the Rep ubli c of Gile ad. She ma y lea ve the


ho me of the Co mm and er and his wif e onc ea day to wal k to foo d mar ket s wh ose sig ns are no w pict ure s inst ead of wor ds bec aus e wo


me n are no lon ger allo we d to rea d. She mu st lie on her bac k onc ea mo nth and pra y tha t the Co mm and er ma kes her pre gna nt, bec aus e in


an age of dec lini ng birt hs, Offr ed and the oth er Han dm aid s are val ued onl y if thei r ova ries are via ble. Offr ed can rem em ber the yea rs bef ore, wh


en she live d and ma de lov e wit h her hus ban d, Luk e; wh en she pla yed wit h and pro tect ed her dau ght er; wh en she had a job, mo ney of her


ow n, and acc ess to kno wle dge . But all of tha t is gon e no w... The Handmaid's Tale

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