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    • ISBN:9780748113330
    • Publication date:03 Sep 2009

Alias Grace

By Margaret Atwood

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By the author of The Handmaid's Tale *** A major NETFLIX series

By the author of The Handmaid's Tale

Now a major NETFLIX series

Sometimes I whisper it over to myself: Murderess. Murderess. It rustles, like a taffeta skirt along the floor.' Grace Marks. Female fiend? Femme fatale? Or weak and unwilling victim? Around the true story of one of the most enigmatic and notorious women of the 1840s, Margaret Atwood has created an extraordinarily potent tale of sexuality, cruelty and mystery.

'Brilliant... Atwood's prose is searching. So intimate it seems to be written on the skin' Hilary Mantel

'The outstanding novelist of our age' Sunday Times

'A sensuous, perplexing book, at once sinister and dignified, grubby and gorgeous, panoramic yet specific...I don't think I have ever been so thrilled' Julie Myerson, Independent on Sunday

Biographical Notes

Margaret Atwood is Canada's most eminent novelist and poet. She has won many awards including the SUNDAY TIMES Author of the Year Award and she has been shortlisted for the Booker Prize three times.

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  • ISBN: 9781860492594
  • Publication date: 16 Aug 2001
  • Page count: 560
  • Imprint: Virago
A sensuous, perplexing book, at once sinister and dignified, grubby and gorgeous, panoramic yet specific...I don't think I have ever been so thrilled...This, surely is as far as a novel can go — Julie Myerson, INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY
Brilliant...Atwood's prose is searching. So intimate it seems to be written on the skin — Hilary Mantel
Margaret Atwood is to be congratulated — Anita Brookner, SPECTATOR
The outstanding novelist of our age — Peter Kemp, SUNDAY TIMES
A sensuous, perplexing book, at once sinister and dignified, grubby and gorgeous, panoramic yet specific...I don't think I have ever been so thrilled...This, surely is as far as a novel can go
Brilliant...Atwood's prose is searching. So intimate it seems to be written on the skin
Margaret Atwood is to be congratulated
The outstanding novelist of our age
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