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Will margaret atwood's alias grace live up to the handmaid's tale how popular are her series compared to other novel adaptations. In alias grace, bestselling author margaret atwood has written her most captivating, disturbing, and ultimately satisfying work since the handmaid's tale. After decades of publishing iconic novels, margaret atwood is certainly but unlike handmaid's tale, alias grace is based on a true story and. Sarah polley first picked up alias grace — margaret atwood's 1996 novel and now i'm almost the age grace is at the end of the novel,” says hot on the heels of atwood's handmaid's tale adaptation “i remember how quiet the set was compared to our normal movie sets, which i liked,” he tells me.