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Dalcher, Christina

Summary: On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than one hundred words per day, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial. This can't happen here. Not in America. Not to her. This is just the beginning. Soon women are not permitted to hold jobs. Girls are not taught to read or write. Females no longer have a voice. Before, the average person spoke sixteen thousand words each day,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DAL

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DAL

Toews, Miriam

1 hold on 8 copies

Summary: One evening, eight Mennonite women climb into a hay loft to conduct a secret meeting. For the past two years, each of these women, and more than a hundred other girls in their colony, has been repeatedly violated in the night by demons coming to punish them for their sins. Now that the women have learned they were in fact drugged and attacked by a group of men from their own community, they are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TOE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOE

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FICTION TOE

Atwood, Margaret

Summary: Set in the near future, America has become a puritanical theocracy and Offred tells her story as a Handmaid under the new social order whose function is to breed.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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Atwood, Margaret

3 holds on 4 copies

Summary: This sequel to The Handmaid's Tale picks up the story fifteen years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ATW

Atwood, Margaret

42 holds on 14 copies

Summary: "In this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the questions that have tantalized readers for decades. When the van door slammed on Offred's future at the end of The Handmaid's Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead for her--freedom, prison or death. With The Testaments, the wait is over. Margaret Atwood's sequel picks up the story more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC ATW

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Atwood, Margaret

5 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "In this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the questions that have tantalized readers for decades. When the van door slammed on Offred's future at the end of The Handmaid's Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead for her--freedom, prison or death. With The Testaments, the wait is over. Margaret Atwood's sequel picks up the story more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC ATW

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: LP FIC ATW

Atwood, Margaret

Summary: "In this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the questions that have tantalized readers for decades. When the van door slammed on Offred's future at the end of The Handmaid's Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead for her--freedom, prison or death. With The Testaments, the wait is over. Margaret Atwood's sequel picks up the story more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 0000

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT FIC ATW

Atwood, Margaret

4 holds on 12 copies

Summary: Offred, a handmaid, describes life in what was once the United States, now the Republic of Gilead, a shockingly repressive and intolerant monotheocracy, in a satirical tour de force set in the near future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1986

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ATW

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Atwood 1986

Atwood, Margaret

Summary: The Handmaid's Tale is not only a radical and brilliant departure for Margaret Atwood, it is a novel of such power that the reader will be unable to forget its images and its forecast. Set in the near future, it describes life in what was once the United States, now called the Republic of Gilead, a monotheocracy that has reacted to social unrest and a sharply declining birthrate by reverting...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1986

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit FIC ATW 1986

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit FIC ATWOOD

Dalcher, Christina

Summary: On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than one hundred words per day, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial. This can't happen here. Not in America. Not to her. This is just the beginning. Soon women are not permitted to hold jobs. Girls are not taught to read or write. Females no longer have a voice. Before, the average person spoke sixteen thousand words each day,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2018

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC DAL

Atwood, Margaret

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Margaret Atwood presents a chilling dystopic novel set in the Republic of Gilead, formerly the United States, after a radical theocratic revolution. In a time of declining birthrates, fertile women are dispersed to high-ranking white men as baby-making handmaids. If a handmaid cannot reproduce, she is exiled to the Colonies, an uber-polluted wasteland. One of these handmaids, Offred, not only...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012

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Dalcher, Christina

Summary: Marginalized in a near-future America where the government limits women to no more than one hundred spoken words daily before outlawing women's education and employment altogether, a former doctor resolves to be heard for the sake of her daughter.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2018

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Highsmith, Patricia

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penzler Books 1986

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