Atwood, Margaret, 1939-
New York : Nan A. Talese, c1996
|提及的人：||Grace Marks; Grace Marks|
|描述：||468 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
A fictionalized account of Grace Marks, a maid who murdered her employer and his mistress in Canada in 1843. A stablehand who was her accomplice and who claimed she put him up to it was hung for the crime, while she ended up in a lunatic asylum. The novel analyzes the question: was she actually less guilty, crazy, or smarter?