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The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)
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Classics Group Reads > Group Classics Read - The Handmaids Tale - November 2016 - NO SPOILERS

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Jo Weston (joster) | 1697 comments Mod
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Annette Jordan | 50 comments I read this for another book club in January, and found it to be one of the most interesting and frightening books I have ever read, even now almost 11 months later I still find myself thinking about it.


Paul (halfmanhalfbook) | 5459 comments Mod
I will get to it at some point; not sure when...


Catherine | 492 comments Mod
Just started reading this.


Wendy Been reading this a while, I had to take a break and read something else but I'm back with it now. Can't say that I'm enjoying it but I can't give up on it, finding it really compelling. I agree with Annette, it's quite frightening and I'm only just over half way through.


Catherine | 492 comments Mod
I loved this. I gave it 4 stars but I think I need to upgrade it to 5. Very relevant for today.


Olly L-J (olly_lj) | 3 comments Just finished this, absolutely loved it. 5 stars for me! Eerily similar to middle-eastern societies in my opinion - the patriarchal society, rules on women's clothing etc.
Possibly the best dystopian novel i've read ... better even than 1984


Shay (shaylyn318) | 14 comments I read this awhile back. Very enjoyable.


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