Comments: The Handmaid's Tale

VERY good choice, I loved it too : )

Posted by Jennifer at October 22, 2004 06:41 PM

I just loaned this to my sister's fiance tonight. He wants to see how it compares to 1984.

Posted by ensie at October 22, 2004 08:34 PM

Yay! I love Margaret Atwood, (not just cause I'm a Canuck, either). Read the books you listed and definitely pick up her new one, Oryx and Crake. It's very similar in theme to Handmaid's Tale but from a man's POV.

The Diviners, by Margaret Laurence (another Canuck) is also a great "banned" book.

Posted by Gir at October 22, 2004 10:04 PM

I love that book!! I may have a copy laying around somewhere if you cant find it.
Love and Light

Posted by Robyn at October 23, 2004 08:38 AM

Yay! I love that book, and I adore Margaret Atwood. I really, really liked the Blind Assassin, haven't read The Edible Woman yet.

Posted by Erin at October 25, 2004 07:26 AM

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