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The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
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really liked it
bookshelves: sf

I originally thought of giving this a three star because even though I probably write in a similar fragmentary stream of conscious style, I would like an author to give more thought in a book. You feel a slight cop-out on the author's part reading the last chapter trying to tie-in together the bits and pieces revealed before.

However, giving it some thought I think I get the structure of this book and it's kinda amazing that the author is even able to end the story in a satisfying manner. Some of it feels far-fetched, but in the age of Trump who knows? Even a cautionary tale feels very apt.
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Reading Progress

February 7, 2017 – Shelved
February 7, 2017 – Shelved as: to-read
February 11, 2017 – Started Reading
February 11, 2017 –
15.0%
February 12, 2017 –
30.0%
February 14, 2017 –
50.0%
February 18, 2017 –
60.0%
February 19, 2017 – Shelved as: sf
February 19, 2017 – Finished Reading

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Anushka Jha You're right! The narrative style makes so much more sense now!


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