The Handmaid's Tale (graphic Novel)

byMargaret AtwoodIllustratorRenee Nault

Hardcover | March 26, 2019

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The Handmaid's Tale (graphic Novel) by Margaret Atwood
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Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, where women are prohibited from holding jobs, reading, and forming friendships. She serves in the household of the Commander and his wife, and under the new social order she has only one purpose: once a month, she must lie on her back and pray that the Commander makes her pregnant, because in an age of declining births, Offred and the other Handmaids are valued only if they are fertile. But Offred remembers the years before Gilead, when she was an independent woman who had a job, a family, and a name of her own. Now, her memories and her will to survive are acts of rebellion.

Provocative, startling, prophetic, The Handmaid's Tale has long been a global phenomenon. With this stunning graphic novel adaptation of Margaret Atwood's modern classic, beautifully realized by artist Renee Nault, the terrifying reality of Gilead has been brought to vivid life like never before.
MARGARET ATWOOD is the author of more than fifty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays. In addition to The Handmaid's Tale, her novels include Alias Grace, which won the Giller Prize in Canada and the Premio Mondello in Italy; The Blind Assassin, winner of the Booker Prize; Oryx and Crake, a finalist for the Giller Prize and th...
Title:The Handmaid's Tale (graphic Novel)Format:HardcoverProduct dimensions:240 pages, 9.53 X 6.57 X 0.89 inShipping dimensions:240 pages, 9.53 X 6.57 X 0.89 inPublished:March 26, 2019Publisher:McClelland & StewartLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0771006845

ISBN - 13:9780771006845

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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