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Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood, whose work has been published in thirty-five countries, is the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays. In addition to The Handmaid’s Tale, her novels include Cat’s Eye, short-listed for the 1989 Booker Prize; Alias Grace, which won the Giller Prize in Canada and the Premio Mondello in Italy; The Blind Assassin, winner of the 2000 Booker Prize; Oryx and Crake, short-listed for the 2003 Man Booker Prize; The Year of the Flood; and MaddAddam. She is the recipient of the Los Angeles Times Innovator’s Award, and lives in Toronto with the writer Graeme Gibson. 

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Alias Grace
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | October 1997
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49044-3 (0-385-49044-5)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

Soon to be a Netflix Original series, Alias Grace takes readers into the life of one of the most notorious women of the nineteenth century.

It’s 1843, and Grace Marks has been convicted for her involvement in the vicious murders of her employer... Read more






Alias Grace (Movie Tie-In Edition)
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | September 19, 2017
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-525-56267-2 (0-525-56267-2)

Soon to be a 6-part Netflix original mini-series: in Alias Grace, the bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale takes readers into the life of one of the most notorious women of the nineteenth century.


     It's 1843, and Grace Marks has been convicted for her involvement in the vicious murders of her employer and his... Read more






The Blind Assassin
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2001
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-72095-3 (0-385-72095-5)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE

In The Blind Assassin, Margaret Atwood weaves together strands of gothic suspense, romance, and science fiction into one utterly spellbinding narrative. The novel begins with the mysterious death—a possible suicide—of a young woman named Laura Chase in 1945. Decades... Read more






Bluebeard's Egg
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 1998
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49104-4 (0-385-49104-2)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

By turns humorous and warm, stark and frightening, Bluebeard'S Egg glows with childhood memories, the reality of parents growing old, and the casual cruelty men and women inflict on each other. Here is the familiar outer world of family summers at remote lakes... Read more






Bodily Harm
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 1998
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49107-5 (0-385-49107-7)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

A powerfully and brilliantly crafted novel, Bodily Harm is the story of Rennie Wilford, a young journalist whose life has begun to shatter around the edges.  Rennie flies to the Caribbean to recuperate, and on the tiny island of St.  Antoine she is confronted by... Read more






Cat's Eye
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 1998
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49102-0 (0-385-49102-6)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Blind Assassin comes a breathtaking novel about a woman grappling with the tangled knot of her life. Disturbing, hilarious, and compassionate, Cat’s Eye is the story of Elaine Risley, a controversial painter who returns to Toronto, the... Read more






Dancing Girls
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | May 1998
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49109-9 (0-385-49109-3)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

This splendid volume of short fiction testifies to Margaret Atwood's startlingly original voice, full of a rare intensity and exceptional intelligence.  Her men and women still miscommunicate, still remain separate in different rooms, different houses, or even different worlds.  With brilliant flashes of fantasy, humor... Read more






The Edible Woman
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | March 1998
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-49106-8 (0-385-49106-9)

The novel that put the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale on the literary map; a groundbreaking work of fiction.

Ever since her engagement, the strangest thing has been happening to Marian McAlpin: she can't eat. First meat. Then eggs, vegetables, cake, pumpkin seeds—everything! Worse yet, while Marian ought to... Read more






Hag-Seed
Written by Margaret Atwood
Hogarth | Trade Paperback | May 2017
$15.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-8041-4131-4 (0-8041-4131-2)

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... Read more






Hag-Seed
Written by Margaret Atwood
Hogarth | Hardcover | October 2016
$25.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-8041-4129-1 (0-8041-4129-0)

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... Read more






The Handmaid's Tale
Written by Margaret Atwood, Introduction by Valerie Martin
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | October 2006
$26.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-26460-2 (0-307-26460-2)

(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)

A gripping vision of our society radically overturned by a theocratic revolution, Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid's Tale has become one of the most powerful and most widely read novels of our time.

Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, serving in the household of the enigmatic Commander... Read more






The Handmaid's Tale
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | March 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49081-8 (0-385-49081-X)

From the bestselling author of Alias Grace and the MaddAddam trilogy, here is the #1 New York Times bestseller and seminal work of speculative fiction from the Booker Prize-winning author.

Now a Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, and Joseph Fiennes. Includes a new introduction by Margaret Atwood.


Offred is a... Read more






The Handmaid's Tale (Movie Tie-in)
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 2017
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-525-43500-6 (0-525-43500-X)

From the author of Alias Grace and the Maddaddam trilogy: here is the #1 New York Times bestseller and seminal work of speculative fiction, now a Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, and Joseph Fiennes. Includes a new introduction by the author.

Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may... Read more






The Heart Goes Last
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2016
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-1-101-91236-2 (1-101-91236-7)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

Stan and Charmaine, a young urban couple, have been hit by job loss and bankruptcy in the midst of a nationwide economic collapse. Forced to live in their third-hand Honda, where they are vulnerable to roving gangs, they think the gated community of... Read more






The Heart Goes Last
Written by Margaret Atwood
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | September 2015
$26.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-54035-3 (0-385-54035-3)

Margaret Atwood puts the human heart to the ultimate test in an utterly brilliant new novel that is as visionary as The Handmaid's Tale and as richly imagined as The Blind Assassin.

     Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of an economic and social collapse. Job loss has... Read more






The Heart Goes Last
Written by Margaret Atwood
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | September 2015
$27.00/35.00(Canada) | 978-0-8041-9491-4 (0-8041-9491-2)

Margaret Atwood puts the human heart to the ultimate test in an utterly brilliant new novel that is as visionary as The Handmaid's Tale and as richly imagined as The Blind Assassin.

     Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of an economic and social collapse. Job loss has... Read more






In Other Worlds
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2012
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-74176-9 (0-307-74176-1)

The author of The Handmaid’s Tale and Oryx and Crake engagingly explores her lifelong relationship to science fiction, both as a reader and as a writer.
 
At a time when the borders between literary genres are increasingly porous, Margaret Atwood maps the richly fertile crosscurrents of speculative and science fiction, slipstream, utopias...

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Lady Oracle
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49108-2 (0-385-49108-5)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

Joan Foster is the bored wife of a myopic ban-the-bomber.  She takes off overnight as Canada's new superpoet, pens lurid gothics on the sly, attracts a blackmailing reporter, skids cheerfully in and out of menacing plots, hair-raising traps, and passionate trysts, and lands dead... Read more






Life Before Man
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 1998
$15.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49110-5 (0-385-49110-7)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

Imprisoned by walls of their own construction, here are three people, each in midlife, in midcrisis, forced to make choices--after the rules have changed.  Elizabeth, with her controlled sensuality, her suppressed rage, is married to the wrong man.  She has just lost her latest lover... Read more






MaddAddam
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2014
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-45548-2 (0-307-45548-3)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

In this final volume of the internationally celebrated MaddAddam trilogy, the Waterless Flood pandemic has wiped out most of the population. Toby is part of a small band of survivors, along with the Children of Crake: the gentle, bioengineered quasi-human species... Read more






Moral Disorder and Other Stories
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | February 2008
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-72164-6 (0-385-72164-1)

A brilliant collection of connected short stories following the life of a single woman, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale.

In these eleven tales, Margaret Atwood brings to life the story of one remarkable character, following her from girlhood in the 1930s, through her coming-of-age...

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Negotiating with the Dead
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | September 2003
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3260-0 (1-4000-3260-1)

An ambitious inquiry into the art of writing and an unprecedented insider’s view of the writer’s universe, from the beloved author of The Handmaid’s Tale

What do we mean when we say that someone is a writer? Is he or she an entertainer? An improver of readers’ minds and morals? And who... Read more






Oryx and Crake
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | March 2004
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-72167-7 (0-385-72167-6)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

Oryx and Crake
is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and... Read more






The Robber Bride
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49103-7 (0-385-49103-4)

From the extraordinary imagination of the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale , comes one of her most intricate and subversive novels. Set in contemporary Toronto, The Robber Bride revolves around the lives of three fascinating women. Classmates from university, Roz, Charis, and Tony all shared the seductive... Read more






Stone Mattress
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | June 2015
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-8041-7350-6 (0-8041-7350-8)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

In this extraordinary collection, Margaret Atwood gives us nine unforgettable tales that reveal the grotesque, delightfully wicked facets of humanity. “Alphinland,” the first of three loosely linked tales, introduces us to a fantasy writer who is guided through a stormy winter evening... Read more





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