The handmaid's tale

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First Anchor Books edition.
Physical Desc
311 pages ; 21 cm
Accelerated Reader
Level 5.4, 14 Points
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General Note
Includes historical notes (p. 299-311)
A look at the near future presents the story of Offred, a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, once the United States, an oppressive world where women are no longer allowed to read and are valued only as long as they are viable for reproduction.
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Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,High School,9,16,Quiz: 13181,Guided reading level: NR.
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Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.4,14,8109.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, M. (1998). The handmaid's tale (First Anchor Books edition.). Anchor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, Margaret, 1939-. 1998. The Handmaid's Tale. New York: Anchor Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, Margaret, 1939-. The Handmaid's Tale New York: Anchor Books, 1998.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Atwood, Margaret. The Handmaid's Tale First Anchor Books edition., Anchor Books, 1998.

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