Red leaves. Red knife. Red hands. But white dresses, always.
I loved this book. I also recognise that it has several dangerous flaws which make it problematic dystopian fiction.
If only Penelope could have been more than what they made her.
What would The Handmaid's Tale look like set in the world of Red Queen? Whether you care to ask that question or not, Grace and Fury is here with an answer.
Tradition does a fine job taking on the muddied waters of consent and rape culture, getting the central message right. Where it trips up is everything else.