Margaret Atwood talks about why she finally released The Testaments, the sequel to the award-winning 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale. Photo: AFP

‘Never say never’: Margaret Atwood on writing more Handmaid’s Tale sequels after The Testaments

  • After years of turning down requests to write a sequel to her bestseller, Atwood recently published The Testaments
  • Growing similarities between her fictional totalitarian state and the United States, given the anti-abortion laws recently passed, led her to write the book
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Margaret Atwood talks about why she finally released The Testaments, the sequel to the award-winning 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale. Photo: AFP
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