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Book Review: The Penelopiad – Margaret Atwood ***

For Penelope, Odysseus's wife, running a kingdom while her husband is away fighting in the Trojan War is no simple matter. Already distressed that he had been lured away because of the shocking behavior of her beautiful cousin Helen, Penelope must also raise her wayward son, face scandalous rumors, and keep more than one hundred… Continue reading Book Review: The Penelopiad – Margaret Atwood ***

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Book review: The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood ****

“Nolite te bastardes carborundorum. Don't let the bastards grind you down.”   Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to… Continue reading Book review: The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood ****

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Top 5 Wednesday: Top SFF Books on Your TBR

This week's topic is the Top 5 SFF books on your TBR. All information can be found here. Handmaiden's Tale - Margaret Atwood (buy) Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She has only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday: Top SFF Books on Your TBR