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The Resource The Blind Assassin

The Blind Assassin

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The Blind Assassin
Title
The Blind Assassin
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Summary
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's TaleWINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZEIn The Blind Assassin, Margaret Atwood weaves together strands of gothic suspense, romance, and science fiction into one utterly spellbinding narrative. The novel begins with the mysterious death—a possible suicide—of a young woman named Laura Chase in 1945. Decades later, Laura's sister Iris recounts her memories of their childhood, and of the dramatic deaths that have punctuated their wealthy, eccentric family's history. Intertwined with Iris's account are chapters from the scandalous novel that made Laura famous, in which two illicit lovers amuse each other by spinning a tale of a blind killer on a distant planet. These richly layered stories-within-stories gradually illuminate the secrets that have long haunted the Chase family, coming together in a brilliant and astonishing final twist
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dictionaries
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The Blind Assassin
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OVERDRIVE:00eccd58-e3fd-4e80-90b0-2757cfb1c768
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780307428172
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Blind Assassin
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:00eccd58-e3fd-4e80-90b0-2757cfb1c768
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780307428172
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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