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Episode 8

Margaret Atwood's powerful and long-awaited sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, set 15 years from the moment when Offred stepped into the unknown. Now shortlisted for the Booker Prize.

Margaret Atwood's powerful and long-awaited sequel to The Handmaid's Tale.

In The Testaments, set fifteen years after the events of Atwood’s dystopian masterpiece, the testimonies of three women bring the story to a dramatic conclusion.

Today, having discovered that she is Baby Nicole, events seem to be spiraling out of control for Daisy; meanwhile Aunt Lydia remembers fondly the machinations that led to the downfall of her rivals...

Writer: Margaret Atwood
Reader: Samantha Dakin, Sara Kestelman
Abridger: Katrin Williams
Producer: Justine Willett

14 minutes

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Wed 25 Sep 2019 22:45

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The Handmaid’s Tale Quiz

The Handmaid’s Tale Quiz

Twenty questions to test your knowledge of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale.