• "Compulsively readable"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "The mother of all feminist dystopian novels."

    Sarra Manning, Red
  • "The novel satirises the strain of evangelical puritanism in American culture and the objectification and control of women’s bodies. It is more broadly a contemporary myth of despotic power, and how such power deforms those who are subjected to it."

    Tim Adams, Observer
  • "It's mesmerising, compelling and considered one of her best."

    Jennifer McShane, Image Magazine
  • "One of Atwood’s finest pieces of work serves as a great reminder of what humanity is capable of."

    Hannah Dunn, Red