Author:Atwood, Margaret


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The Blind Assassin: A Novel

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor: 2001

Our Product Number: 602113

ISBN: 0385720955

Condition: Very Good

Tiny dent and small bend to cover. . 544 pages. The Blind Assassin opens with these simple, resonant words: "Ten days after the war ended, my sister Laura drove a car off a bridge." They are spoken by Iris, whose terse account of her sister's death in 1945 is followed by an inquest report proclaiming the death accidental. But just as the reader expects to settle into Laura's story, Atwood introduces a novel-within-a-novel. Entitled The Blind Assassin,it is a science fiction story told by two unnamed lovers who meet in dingy backstreet rooms. When we return to Iris, it is... View more info