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8 Books You Should Read Before the Emmys

Real Simple Logo By Liz Steelman of Real Simple | Slide 1 of 8: <p>Margaret Atwood’s salient novel about a not-so-futuristic misogynist dystopia has been a must-read since it was first released in 1985. And now, after more than 30 years looming in the cultural zeitgeist, the Hulu adaptation is nominated for a whopping 13 Emmys including nods in the Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series categories, as well as four members of the cast up for acting awards.</p> <p> <strong>To buy:</strong> $10; <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Handmaids-Tale-Margaret-Atwood/dp/038549081X/">amazon.com</a>. </p>

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood’s salient novel about a not-so-futuristic misogynist dystopia has been a must-read since it was first released in 1985. And now, after more than 30 years looming in the cultural zeitgeist, the Hulu adaptation is nominated for a whopping 13 Emmys including nods in the Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series categories, as well as four members of the cast up for acting awards.

To buy: $10; amazon.com.

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