The Handmaid’s Tale Audiobook

The Handmaid's Tale Audiobook

What is The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook about?

The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook, set in a dystopian society. The rate of fertility is low and fertile females are imprisoned and compelled to procreate in order to maintain their social standing. They are known as the handmaids. In The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook, Offred, the protagonist, sent to a commander and his wife named Joy, where she has to follow severe regulations.

In The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook, during each month when she is more likely to get pregnant, there is a ritual in which Offred must sleep with the commander in order to have a child who will be regarded as the commander and Joy’s family. Offred often reflects on life before the Gilead took power. She was married and has a daughter. She and her husband Luke attempted to flee with her daughter but didn’t succeed. Offred has no idea where her family is. Moira, a friend, escapes the Centre.

In The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook free, Offred deviates from her routine on instructions from the commander, and they get very close but Offred does not get pregnant, and they begin to speculate that the commander is infertile. Offred discovers that her friend Moira was a prostitute. The commander brings Offred to the brothel. Offred fakes the experience for the sake of the commander. Later, she slept with Nick. She begins sneaking around to meet Nick, and they begin to romance.

In The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook free, Joy confronts Offred about the events in the brothel, which poses a threat. When a black vehicle arrives to take her away, Nick informs her that the van would take her to freedom. Offred has no idea where she is being led.

Who is the author of The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook?

Margaret Atwood wrote The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook.

Margaret Eleanor Atwood was born on November 18, 1939. She is a writer, poet, literary critic, essayist, teacher, environmental activist, and inventor from Canada. She has written 18 poetry books, 18 novels, 11 books of nonfiction, nine collections of short fiction, eight children’s books, and two graphic novels since 1961, in addition to a variety of small press editions of both poetry and fiction. For her work, Atwood has received several accolades and prizes, including two Booker Prizes, the Arthur C. Clarke Award, the Governor General’s Award, the Franz Kafka Prize, Princess of Asturias Awards, and the National Book Critics and PEN Center USA Lifetime Achievement Awards.

She studied at the University of Toronto’s Victoria Campus, where she wrote poetry and essays in Acta Victoriana, the college literary newspaper, and took part in the sophomore theatrical tradition of The Bob Comedy Revue. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in English (honours) with majors in philosophy and French in 1961. Atwood graduated from Harvard University’s Radcliffe College in 1961.

Mythology and fairy stories have influenced her poetry, which has captivated her since she was a child. Atwood has received several honorary degrees from various institutions, including The Sorbonne, NUI Galway, and the universities of Oxford and Cambridge.

In 2019, for her contributions to literature, she became a member of the Order of the Companions of Honour. She’s also a cartoonist, artist, librettist, writer, and puppeteer. She currently resides in Toronto, Canada and is 81 years old.

Who is the narrator of The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook?

Claire Danes, full cast, Margaret Atwood, and Tim Gerard Reynolds narrated The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook.

What is the length of The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook?

The length of The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook is 12 hours and 6 minutes.

When was The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook published?

Audible Studios published The Handmaid’s Tale audiobook on 01/01/2012.