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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 her most recent, 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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The Handmaid's Tale (Movie Tie-in)
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | March 28, 2017
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-525-43500-6 (0-525-43500-X)

The seminal work of speculative fiction from the Booker Prize-winning author, soon to be a Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, and Joseph Fiennes.

Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food... 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.
 
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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)

One of the Best Books of the Year: The Boston Globe

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... 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






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)

A Best Book of the Year: NPR, BookRiot

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 by... Read more






Stone Mattress
Written by Margaret Atwood
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | September 2014
$25.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-53912-8 (0-385-53912-6)

A collection of highly imaginative short pieces that speak to our times with deadly accuracy. Vintage Atwood creativity, intelligence, and humor: think Alias Grace.

Margaret Atwood turns to short fiction for the first time since her 2006 collection, Moral Disorder, with nine tales of acute psychological insight and turbulent relationships bringing to mind her... 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)

A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Notable Book
A Best Book of the Year: The Guardian, NPR, The Christian Science Monitor, The Globe and Mail
A GoodReads Reader's Choice

In this final volume of the internationally celebrated MaddAddam trilogy, the Waterless Flood pandemic has wiped out most of the population. Toby is part... Read more






MaddAddam
Written by Margaret Atwood
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | September 2013
$27.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-52878-8 (0-385-52878-7)

A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Notable Book
A Best Book of the Year: The Guardian, NPR, The Christian Science Monitor, The Globe and Mail
A GoodReads Reader's Choice

Bringing together Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood, this thrilling conclusion to Margaret Atwood's speculative fiction trilogy points toward the ultimate...
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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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Snow
Written by Orhan Pamuk, Translated by Maureen Freely, Introduction by Margaret Atwood
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | October 2011
$24.95/27.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-70088-9 (0-307-70088-7)

The Nobel Prize–winner’s second novel to appear in an Everyman edition is a spellbinding story of a poet seeking his lost love in a remote Turkish town riven by religious conflict and cut off from the world by a blizzard.

Returning to Turkey from exile in the West, Ka is driven by... Read more






The Year of the Flood
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | July 2010
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-45547-5 (0-307-45547-5)

Set in the visionary future of Atwood’s acclaimed Oryx and Crake, The Year of the Flood is at once a moving tale of lasting friendship and a landmark work of speculative fiction. In this second book of the MaddAddam trilogy, the long-feared waterless flood has occurred, altering Earth as we know... Read more






A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books
Written by Charles Dickens, Introduction by Margaret Atwood
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | November 2009
$18.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-27175-4 (0-307-27175-7)

The final volume in the Everyman’s Library Charles Dickens collection: the timeless story of everyone’s favorite misanthrope, Ebenezer Scrooge, together with four more of Dickens’s Christmas tales and with Arthur Rackham’s classic illustrations.

No holiday season is complete without the story of tightfisted Mr. Scrooge, of his long-suffering and mild-mannered clerk, Bob... 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 Booker Prize-winning 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 in the 50s...

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Anne of Green Gables
Written by L.M. Montgomery, Afterword by Margaret Atwood
New Canadian Library | Trade Paperback | January 2008
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-7710-9368-5 (0-7710-9368-3)

2008 is the 100th anniversary of Anne of Green Gables.

Anne Shirley, Mark Twain observed, is “the dearest and most loveable child in fiction since the immortal Alice,” and like the elderly Cuthberts, who had hoped to adopt a boy instead of the spunky red-headed girl, generations of readers have grown to... Read more






The Tent
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | May 2007
$14.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-9701-2 (1-4000-9701-0)

A delightful mélange of short fiction, here the Booker Prize-winning author pushes against form once again, with meditations on warlords, pet heaven, and aging homemakers. In these pieces, Margaret Atwood gives a sly pep talk to the ambitious young; writes about the disconcerting experience of looking at old photos of ourselves...

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The Handmaid's Tale
Written by Margaret Atwood, Introduction by Valerie Martin
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | October 2006
$25.00/0.00(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






Carried Away
Written by Alice Munro, Introduction by Margaret Atwood
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | September 2006
$26.00/27.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-26486-2 (0-307-26486-6)

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013

Carried Away is a dazzling selection of stories–seventeen favorites chosen by the author from across her distinguished career. With an Introduction by Margaret Atwood.

Alice Munro has been repeatedly hailed as one of our greatest living writers, a reputation that has been growing for years. The...

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The Island of Dr Moreau
Written by H.G. Wells, Edited by Patrick Parrinder, Introduction by Margaret Atwood, Noted by Steve Maclean
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | June 2005
$10.00/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-14-144102-3 (0-14-144102-X)

Adrift in a dinghy, Edward Prendick, the single survivor from the good ship Lady Vain, is rescued by a vessel carrying an unusual cargo—a menagerie of savage animals. Nursed to recovery by their keeper Montgomery, who gives him dark medicine that tastes of blood, Prendick soon finds himself stranded upon an... 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)

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 mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake... Read more






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






She
Written by H. Rider Haggard, Illustrated by Charles H.M. Kerr and Maurice Greiffenhagen, Introduction by Margaret Atwood
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | January 2002
$12.00/14.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75905-5 (0-375-75905-0)

A runaway bestseller on its publication in 1887, H. Rider Haggard’s She is a Victorian thrill ride of a novel, featuring a lost African kingdom ruled by a mysterious, implacable queen; ferocious wildlife and yawning abysses; and an eerie love story that spans two thousand years. She has bewitched readers from... Read more






The Blind Assassin
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2001
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-72095-3 (0-385-72095-5)

In her bestselling, Booker Prize-winning masterpiece, Margaret Atwood weaves together stories within stories, concluding with a brilliant twist.

The Blind Assassin opens with these simple, resonant words: "Ten days after the war ended, my sister Laura drove a car off a bridge." They are spoken by Iris, whose terse account of her... Read more






Dancing Girls
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | May 1998
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49109-9 (0-385-49109-3)

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, and unexpected violence, the stories reveal the complexities... 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)

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 a world where her rules for survival no... Read more





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