Book Fetish: Volume 263

Sponsored by The Folio Society edition of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale.

For nearly 70 years, The Folio Society has been creating beautiful, illustrated, hardback books and this Folio edition of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale is one of the finest. The award-winning illustrations by Anna and Elena Balbusso draw on Futurism and Russian Constructivism were declared ‘terrific’ by the author. Margaret Atwood has also written a new introduction for this edition in which she discusses her process when writing the book and her inspirations for the tale. It is available exclusively from

Lallybroch Tee: Outlander is totally my kilty pleasure.

Boatloads of Books Print: Now that’s what I call a vacation.

Books & Specs Necklace: So much nerdy goodness.

John Keats Floral Tote: Keats and florals for summer? Groundbreaking. (Also so prettttttty.)

Cats on Books Wallet: The obvious pairing. Plus it’s 100% vegan. Does it get better? (Nope. The answer is nope.)


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