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Good Bones

Good Bones

A treasure trove of collected works from the legendary author of The Handmaid’s Tale and Alias Grace

Queen Gertrude gives Hamlet a piece of her mind.
An ugly sister and a wicked stepmother put in a good word for themselves.
A reincarnated bat explains how Bram Stoker got Dracula hopelessly wrong.

Bones and Murder is a bewitching cocktail of prose and poetry, fiction and fairytales, as well as some of Atwood’s own illustrations. It’s pure distilled Atwood: deliciously strong and bittersweet.

‘A marvellous miniature sample case of Atwood’s sensuous and sardonic talents’ Times Literary Supplement
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Fiction: Special Features / Short Stories

On Sale: 28th January 2010

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9781844086924

Reviews

A marvellous miniature sample case of Atwood's sensuous and sardonic talents
TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
Savagely hilarous
THE LIST
Her wit and humour are perfectly complemented by a penetrating eye for the false and absurd
THE SUNDAY TIMES
Full of fun and invention, with an edge that cuts through preconceptions...an entertaining sampler of Atwood's cleverness and imagination
NICOLETTE JONES, INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY