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Margaret Atwood

William Shakespeare's The Tempest retold as Hag-Seed Felix is at the top of his game as Artistic Director of the Makeshiweg Theatre Festival. His productions have amazed and confounded. Now he's staging a Tempest like no other: not only will it boost his reputation, it will heal emotional wounds. Or that was the plan. Instead, after an act of unforeseen treachery, Felix is living in exile in a backwoods hovel, haunted by memories of his beloved lost daughter, Miranda. And also brewing revenge. After twelve years, revenge finally arrives in the shape of a theatre course at a nearby prison. Here, Felix and his inmate actors will put on his Tempest and snare the traitors who destroyed him. It's magic! But will it remake Felix as his enemies fall? Margaret Atwood's novel take on Shakespeare's play of enchantment, retribution, and second chances leads us on an interactive, illusion-ridden journey filled with new surprises and wonders of its own. From the Hardcover edition.

William Shakespeare's The Tempest retold as Hag-Seed Felix is at the top of his game as Artistic Director of the Makeshiweg Theatre Festival. His productions have amazed and confounded. Now he's staging a Tempest like no other: not only will it boost his reputation, it will heal emotional wounds. Or that was the plan. Instead, after an act of unforeseen treachery, Felix is living in exile in a backwoods hovel, haunted by memories of his beloved lost daughter, Miranda. And also brewing revenge. After twelve years, revenge finally arrives in the shape of a theatre course at a nearby prison. Here, Felix and his inmate actors will put on his Tempest and snare the traitors who destroyed him. It's magic! But will it remake Felix as his enemies fall? Margaret Atwood's novel take on Shakespeare's play of enchantment, retribution, and second chances leads us on an interactive, illusion-ridden journey filled with new surprises and wonders of its own. From the Hardcover edition.
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William Shakespeare's The Tempest retold as Hag-Seed Felix is at the top of his game as Artistic Director of the Makeshiweg Theatre Festival. His productions have amazed and confounded. Now he's staging a Tempest like no other: not only will it boost his reputation, it will heal emotional wounds. Or that was the plan. Instead, after an act of unforeseen treachery, Felix is living in exile in a backwoods hovel, haunted by memories of his beloved lost daughter, Miranda. And also brewing revenge. After twelve years, revenge finally arrives in the shape of a theatre course at a nearby prison. Here, Felix and his inmate actors will put on his Tempest and snare the traitors who destroyed him. It's magic! But will it remake Felix as his enemies fall? Margaret Atwood's novel take on Shakespeare's play of enchantment, retribution, and second chances leads us on an interactive, illusion-ridden journey filled with new surprises and wonders of its own. From the Hardcover edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

R.H. Thomson

Length:

8h 13m


Chapters

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Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:16


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:42


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:05


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:45


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:43


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:31


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

05:23


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:29


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:43


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:25


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:42


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:54


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:36


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:46


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:35


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:40


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

06:37


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

08:08


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:43


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:47


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

07:10


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:54


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

07:59


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

08:25


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:36


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

05:44


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:02


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

06:34


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

06:04


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:20


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:55


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

03:32


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

07:47


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:11


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:58


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

01:17


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:55


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:29


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:34


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:40


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:10


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:51


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

05:19


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

04:41


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

08:49


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

08:27


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:25


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

04:28


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

05:25


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

06:13


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

07:22


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

08:06


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

06:24


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

06:59


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

08:06


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

07:23


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

04:55


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

04:18


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

06:45


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:46


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

03:59


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

07:47


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

04:47


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

04:23


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

06:32


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

05:33


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

07:00


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

08:14


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

06:55


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

04:35


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

07:54


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

08:24


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

08:13


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

06:21


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

04:40


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

05:49


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

07:15


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

05:13


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

05:10


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

05:32


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

05:00


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

00:32