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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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The Testaments
Written by Margaret Atwood
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | September 2019
$28.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-54378-1 (0-385-54378-6)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE

Margaret Atwood's dystopian masterpiece, The Handmaid's Tale, has become a modern classic—and now she brings the iconic story to a dramatic conclusion in this riveting sequel.


More than fifteen years after the events of The Handmaid's Tale, the theocratic regime of the Republic of Gilead... Read more






The Testaments
Written by Margaret Atwood
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | September 2019
$31.00/41.00(Canada) | 978-0-593-14909-6 (0-593-14909-2)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE

Margaret Atwood's dystopian masterpiece, The Handmaid's Tale, has become a modern classic—and now she brings the iconic story to a dramatic conclusion in this riveting sequel.


More than fifteen years after the events of The Handmaid's Tale, the theocratic regime of the Republic of Gilead... 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






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






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






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






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 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






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






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






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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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
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-45547-5 (0-307-45547-5)

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

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... 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
$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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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)

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

In this delightful mélange of short fiction, Margaret Atwood pushes the boundaries of form in intriguing directions. Alongside meditations on warlords, cat heaven, and orphans, she offers a sly pep talk to the ambitious young, laments the proliferation of photos of oneself, imagines...

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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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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
$11.00/15.00(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)

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






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






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
$16.95/0.00(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






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





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