Bookanista feature: On Atwood's "Rape Fantasies"

December 14, 2015

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In conjunction with the UK publication of As Good As Dead, the terrific Bookanista asked me to write about a favorite story. I chose Margaret Atwood’s brilliant “Rape Fantasies,” one of the most interesting takes on dramatic monologue ever written.

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“Evans is a masterful storyteller. Simultaneously funny, menacing, and wise, As Good As Dead is her finest novel to date.”
—Bharati Mukherjee, author of Miss New India
“A troubling, addictive collection.”
New York Times
“Brings readers through a gamut of emotional experiences and leaves them wiser at the close.”
Denver Post
"One of the Best Books of the Year"
Los Angeles Times Book Review
"Very much a Great American Novel."
Washington Post Book World
Short Stories
–from Ploughshares, Spring, 2014, Volume 40, No. 1

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