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The Handmaid's Tale

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 909,109 Ratings and 51,447 Reviews

Book Description
Near the end of the 20th century, birth control and the effects of nuclear fallout have caused fewer births, so the Biblical story of Rachel is invoked to handle the declining birth rate. 2 cassettes.
Book Information
PublisherListen for Pleasure
BindingAudio Cassette (92 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages2
ISBN-100886462142
ISBN-13978-0886462147
Publication Date12/01/1987
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About Margaret Atwood (Author) : Margaret Atwood is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Margaret Atwood include Bluebeards Egg, Alias Grace, First Words: Earliest Writing fro... more
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About Julie Christie (Narrator) : Julie Christie is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Julie Christie include The Secret Garden, The Adventures of Hercules (Children's Classics (Dov... more
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2/19/2015 Meredith Amelotti said:
My English teacher from sophomore year recommended that I read this novel, however I haven't had time to pick it up until this year. The only reason that I did pick it up was due to the fact it was a book I had to read for my English class this year. It's kind of intriguing how we have certain books... more

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5/30/2013 Carmela Martino tagged as: I read

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10/7/2009 Sharon Koontz said: 11664
tags: dystopia

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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 11664
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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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