Alias Grace: A Novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
In Alias Grace, the bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale takes readers into the life of one of the most notorious women of the nineteenth century—recently adapted into a 6-part Netflix original mini-series by director Mary Harron and writer/actress Sarah Polley. It's 1843, and Grace Marks has been convicted for her involvement in the vicious murders of her employer and his housekeeper and mistress. Some believe Grace is innocent; others think her evil or insane. Now serving a life sentence, Grace claims to have no memory of the murders. An up-and-coming expert in the burgeoning field of mental illness is engaged by a group of reformers and spiritualists who seek a pardon for Grace. He listens to her story while bringing her closer and closer to the day she cannot remember. What will he find in attempting to unlock her memories? Captivating and disturbing, Alias Grace showcases bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author Margaret Atwood at the peak of her powers.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
ISBN:
9780385475716
9780307797957
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID6dbcc60b-6308-ff23-7b76-5367d719972a
Grouping Titlealias grace
Grouping Authormargaret atwood
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-09-24 03:51:53AM
Last Indexed2020-09-24 05:02:38AM
Novelist Primary ISBNnone

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
authorMargaret Atwood
author_displayAtwood, Margaret
available_at_auroraInfo2Go
Tallyn's Reach
detailed_location_auroraInfo2Go
Tallyn's Reach
display_descriptionIn Alias Grace, the bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale takes readers into the life of one of the most notorious women of the nineteenth century—recently adapted into a 6-part Netflix original mini-series by director Mary Harron and writer/actress Sarah Polley.
It's 1843, and Grace Marks has been convicted for her involvement in the vicious murders of her employer and his housekeeper and mistress. Some believe Grace is innocent; others think her evil or insane. Now serving a life sentence, Grace claims to have no memory of the murders. An up-and-coming expert in the burgeoning field of mental illness is engaged by a group of reformers and spiritualists who seek a pardon for Grace. He listens to her story while bringing her closer and closer to the day she cannot remember. What will he find in attempting to unlock her memories? Captivating and disturbing, Alias Grace showcases bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author Margaret Atwood at the peak of her powers.
format_auroraBook
eBook
format_category_auroraBooks
eBook
id6dbcc60b-6308-ff23-7b76-5367d719972a
isbn9780307797957
9780385475716
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:1071bf8b-0d5b-47d5-bff0-77940ff7bd3f-1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook2falsetrueOverDriveAdobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
ils:.b12234345.i20493344Info2GoAtwood, M.1falsefalseAvailableMay 13, 2019inffi
ils:.b12234345.i21634026Tallyn's ReachAtwood, M.1falsefalseAvailableJul 16, 2020tlrfi
itype_auroraBook
last_indexed2020-09-24T11:02:38.041Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formFiction
literary_form_fullFiction
local_callnumber_auroraAtwood, M.
owning_library_auroraAurora Public Library
owning_location_auroraInfo2Go
Tallyn's Reach
primary_isbn9780385475716
publishDate1996
2011
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
overdrive:1071bf8b-0d5b-47d5-bff0-77940ff7bd3feBookeBookEnglishKnopf Doubleday Publishing Group2011
ils:.b12234345BookBooks1st ed.EnglishNan A. Talese, c1996.468 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_aurora
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:1071bf8b-0d5b-47d5-bff0-77940ff7bd3f-1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
ils:.b12234345.i20493344On ShelfAvailablefalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue9999
ils:.b12234345.i21634026On ShelfAvailablefalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 3, 20, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11
subject_facetMarks, Grace, -- b. 1826 -- Fiction
Murder -- Canada -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
Trials (Murder) -- Canada -- Fiction
Women murderers -- Canada -- Fiction
title_displayAlias Grace
title_fullAlias Grace / Margaret Atwood
Alias Grace A Novel
title_shortAlias Grace
title_subA Novel
topic_facetFiction
Historical Fiction
History
Marks, Grace
Murder
Mystery
Trials (Murder)
Women murderers