Margaret Atwood

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Margaret Atwood is the author of more than 50 volumes of poetry, fiction and non-fiction. Her novels include The Edible Woman, The Handmaid’s Tale, The Robber Bride, Alias Grace, The Blind Assassin, Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood. Her most recent works of non-fiction are Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth and In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination. Her work has been published in more than 40 languages; a number of her titles have been adapted for theatre, opera, television and film.She is the recipient of numerous awards, and is one of Canada’s cultural icons.