Retailers gear up for The Testaments launch

Retailers gear up for The Testaments launch

Retailers are gearing up for the biggest publishing event of the year with plans for midnight openings, competitions and special book clubs for the release of Margaret Atwood's The Testaments

The long-awaited sequel to The Handmaid's Tale is set 15 years after Offred's ambiguous final scene in the acclaimed 1985-published novel. The Booker-longlisted The Testaments will be published by Vintage imprint Chatto & Windus on Tuesday 10th September.

Booksellers Association m.d. Meryl Halls said the publication of The Testaments is a "great opportunity" for bricks and mortar retailers. "Global...

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