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Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood, whose work has been published in more than forty-five countries, is the author of more than fifty books of fiction, poetry, critical essays, and graphic novels. In addition to The Handmaid’s Tale, now an award-winning TV series, 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; The MaddAddam Trilogy; The Heart Goes Last; and Hag-Seed. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade, the Franz Kafka International Literary Prize, the PEN Center USA Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Los Angeles Times Innovator’s Award... Read More

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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)

Now 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 housekeeper and mistress... Read more






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

Now 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 housekeeper and... 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 poignant, the stories in Bluebeard’s Egg probe childhood memories, the reality of parents growing old, and the casual cruelty men and women can inflict on one another. A tenuous teenage love affair fails to survive a hurricane... Read more






Bodily Harm
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49107-5 (0-385-49107-7)

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

Rennie Wilford is a journalist who writes about the latest trends and considers herself an expert on the superficial surfaces of life. When her own life takes a dark turn, she seeks to recuperate by flying to the Caribbean to research a fluffy... 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

Cat’s Eye is the story of Elaine Risley, a controversial painter who returns to Toronto, the city of her youth, for a retrospective of her art. Engulfed by vivid images of the past, she reminisces about a trio of girls who initiated her... 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 bracing honesty and startlingly original voice. In her hands, ordinary people—farmers, birdwatchers, adolescent lovers, elderly neighbors, pregnant women—are anything but ordinary. A poet waylaid by an epic nosebleed; an awkward student trailed by... Read more






The Edible Woman
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | March 1998
$15.95/0.00(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

Margaret Atwood’s first novel is both a scathingly funny satire of consumerism and a heady exploration of emotional cannibalism.

Marian McAlpin is an “abnormally normal” young woman, according to her friends. A recent university... 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)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The beloved author of The Handmaid’s Tale reimagines Shakespeare’s final, great play, The Tempest, in a gripping and emotionally rich novel of passion and revenge.
 
“A marvel of gorgeous yet economical prose, in the service of a story that’s utterly heartbreaking yet pierced by humor, with a plot that retains considerable subtlety... 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)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The beloved author of The Handmaid’s Tale reimagines Shakespeare’s final, great play, The Tempest, in a gripping and emotionally rich novel of passion and revenge.
 
“A marvel of gorgeous yet economical prose, in the service of a story that’s utterly heartbreaking yet pierced by humor, with a plot that retains considerable subtlety... 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)

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 and his bitter...

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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)

#1 New York Times bestseller 

Look for The Testaments, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, available now.

 
An instant classic and eerily prescient cultural phenomenon, from “the patron saint of feminist dystopian fiction” (New York Times). Now an award-winning Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss.
 
In Margaret Atwood’s dystopian future, environmental disasters and declining birthrates have... Read more






The Handmaid's Tale (Graphic Novel)
Written by Margaret Atwood, Illustrated by Renee Nault
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | March 2019
$22.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-53924-1 (0-385-53924-X)

The stunning graphic novel adaptation • A must-read and collector’s item for fans of “the patron saint of feminist dystopian fiction” (New York Times).
 
Look for The Testaments, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, coming September 2019.
 
In Margaret Atwood’s dystopian future, environmental disasters and declining birthrates have led to a Second American Civil War. The... 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)

#1 New York Times bestseller • Includes an introduction by Margaret Atwood.
 
An instant classic and eerily prescient cultural phenomenon, from “the patron saint of feminist dystopian fiction” (New York Times). Now an award-winning Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss.
 
Look for The Testaments, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, coming September 2019.
 
In Margaret Atwood’s dystopian future, environmental disasters... Read more






The Heart Goes Last
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2016
$16.95/0.00(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 nationwide economic collapse. Forced to live in their third-hand Honda, where they are vulnerable to roving gangs, they think the gated community of Consilience... 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
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-74176-9 (0-307-74176-1)

In these marvelously wide-ranging essays, Margaret Atwood explores her lifelong relationship to science fiction, as a reader and as a writer. At a time when the borders between genres are increasingly porous, she maps the fertile crosscurrents of speculative and science fiction, utopias, dystopias, slipstream, and fantasy, musing on the age-old...

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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 a woman with numerous identities and a talent for shedding them at will. She has written trashy gothic romances, had affairs with a Polish count and an absurd avant-garde artist, and played at being a politically engaged partner to her... Read more






Life Before Man
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49110-5 (0-385-49110-7)

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

A particularly complicated love triangle sets Life Before Man in motion. Elizabeth and Nate, though habitually unfaithful to each other, have remained married for more than a decade. But after Elizabeth’s latest lover commits suicide, she emerges from her grief to find that... Read more






MaddAddam
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2014
$16.95/0.00(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
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-72164-6 (0-385-72164-1)

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

This brilliant collection of connected short stories strings together several decades of moments in the life of one woman—as an ambitious girl in the 1930s, as a young professional coming of age in the uncertain ‘50s and ‘60s, and as...

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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)

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

In this wise and irresistibly quotable book, one of the most intelligent writers now working in English addresses the riddle of her art: why people pursue it, how they view their calling, and what bargains they make with their audiences, both real and... 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
$16.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49103-7 (0-385-49103-4)

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

One of Margaret Atwood’s most unforgettable characters lurks at the center of this intricate novel like a spider in a web. The glamorous, irresistible, unscrupulous Zenia is nothing less than a fairy-tale villain in the memories of her former friends. Roz, Charis... Read more






Stone Mattress
Written by Margaret Atwood
Anchor | Trade Paperback | June 2015
$16.95/0.00(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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