Margaret Atwood
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Margaret Atwood

MARGARET ATWOOD, whose work has been published in over 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, shortlisted for the 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; and her most recent, Oryx and Crake, shortlisted for the 2003 Booker Prize. She lives in Toronto with writer Graeme Gibson.

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    • The Handmaid's Tale

    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Claire Danes
    • Length: 11 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30,049
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27,317
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27,311

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My Top Pick for 2012

    • By Em on 11-30-12

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Surfacing

    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Kim Handysides
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Part detective novel, part psychological thriller, Surfacing is the story of a talented woman artist who goes in search of her missing father on a remote island in northern Quebec....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not sure where this book was going

    • By Sherry on 12-08-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Alias Grace

    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Margaret Atwood, Sarah Gadon
    • Length: 15 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,926
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,773
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,763

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

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Read the book after watching the series.

    • By Sheri Martin on 12-30-17

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Oryx and Crake

    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Campbell Scott
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,760
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,533
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,563

    The narrator of Atwood's riveting novel calls himself Snowman. When the story opens, he is sleeping in a tree...

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very Scary Stuff

    • By Doug on 07-21-03

    Regular price: $27.93

    • The Year of the Flood

    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne, Katie MacNichol, Mark Bramhall
    • Length: 14 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,283
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,615
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,624

    The long-awaited new novel from Margaret Atwood. The Year of the Flood is a dystopic masterpiece and a testament to her visionary power.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Atwood at her very best!

    • By Linda Novak on 10-18-09

    Regular price: $35.93

    • MaddAddam

    • A Novel
    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne, Bob Walter, Robbie Daymond
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,542
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,261
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,270

    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 endurance of community, and love....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Fine Finish

    • By Bill S. on 01-31-14

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Testaments

    • A Novel
    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the question that has tantalized fans for decades. Atwood picks up the story 15 years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead....

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Blind Assassin

    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Margot Dionne
    • Length: 18 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,484
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 875
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 872

    For the past twenty-five years, Margaret Atwood has written works of striking originality and imagination. In The Blind Assassin...

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible audio quality

    • By G. Sierra on 04-12-10

    Regular price: $27.95

    • Stone Mattress

    • Nine Tales
    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Margaret Atwood, Rob Delaney, Mark Bramhall
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 383
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 329
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 334

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

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Includes 3 great short stories

    • By Vered on 02-12-15

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Heart Goes Last

    • A Novel
    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell, Mark Deakins
    • Length: 12 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,607
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,466
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 1,468

    Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of an economic and social collapse. Job loss has forced them to live in their car....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Thoughtful and intriguing

    • By Stephanie on 10-01-15

    Regular price: $31.50

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