Margaret Atwood’s Books

Margaret Atwood was born in 1939 in Ottawa, and grew up in northern Ontario and Quebec, and in Toronto. She received her undergraduate degree from Victoria College at the University of Toronto and her master’s degree from Radcliffe College. Atwood is the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays.

Her latest book of short stories is Stone Mattress: Nine Tales (2014).  Her MaddAddam trilogy—the Giller and Booker prize-nominated Oryx and Crake (2003), The Year of the Flood (2009), and MaddAddam (2013)—is currently being adapted for HBO. The Door is her latest volume of poetry (2007). Her most recent non-fiction books are Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth (2008) and In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination (2011). Her novels include The Blind Assassin, winner of the Booker Prize; Alias Grace, which won the Giller Prize in Canada and the Premio Mondello in Italy; and The Robber BrideCat’s EyeThe Handmaid’s Tale—now an Emmy-winning Hulu Original Series—and The Penelopiad. Her most recent work includes Hag-Seed (2016), a novel revisitation of Shakespeare’s play The Tempest, for the Hogarth Shakespeare Project, and Angel Catbird—with a cat-bird superhero—a graphic novel with co-creator Johnnie Christmas (Dark Horse, 2016). Margaret Atwood lives in Toronto with writer Graeme Gibson.

  1. The Handmaid’s Tale
  2. Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam, #1)
  3. The Blind Assassin
  4. Alias Grace
  5. The Year of the Flood (Mad… The Year of the Flood (MaddAddam, #2)
  6. Cat’s Eye
  7. The Robber Bride
  8. MaddAddam (MaddAddam, #3)
  9. The Penelopiad
  10. The Edible Woman
  11. The Heart Goes Last
  12. Surfacing
  13. Stone Mattress: Nine Tales
  14. Bodily Harm
  15. Wilderness Tips
  16. Hag-Seed
  17. Lady Oracle
  18. I’m Starved for You (Positr… I’m Starved for You (Positron, #1)
  19. In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination
  20. Life Before Man
  21. The Journals of Susanna Moodie
  22. Writing with Intent: Essays… Writing with Intent: Essays, Reviews, Personal Prose, 1983-2005
  23. Hymns of the God’s Gardeners: Lyrics from the Year of the Flood
  24. Bluebeard’s Egg
  25. Good Bones
  26. The Tent
  27. Murder in the Dark: Short Fictions and Prose Poems
  28. Moral Disorder and Other Stories
  29. The Circle Game
  30. Procedures For Underground
  31. Morning in the Burned House
  32. Power Politics
  33. True Stories
  34. Selected Poems: 1965-1975
  35. Two-Headed Poems
  36. The New Oxford Book of Canadian Verse in English
  37. Survival: A Thematic Guide to Canadian Literature
  38. Up in the Tree
  39. Negotiating with the Dead
  40. Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth
  41. Curious Pursuits: Occasional Writing 1970-2005
  42. Angel Catbird, Volume 1& 2 & 3
  43. Dancing Girls and Other Stories
  44. The Labrador Fiasco
  45. Double Persephone
  46. Speeches for Doctor Frankenstein
  47. The Animals in That Country
  48. You are Happy
  49. Choke Collar (Positron, #2)
  50. Erase Me (Positron, #3)
  51. The Canlit Foodbook
  52. Anna’s Pet
  53. For the Birds
  54. Princess Prunella and the Purple Peanut
  55. Rude Ramsay and the Roaring Radishes
  56. Bashful Bob And Doleful Doleful Dorinda
  57. Wandering Wenda and Widow Wallop’s Wunderground Washery
  58. Days Of The Rebels: 1815/1840
  59. Second Words: Selected Critical Prose
  60. Strange Things: The Malevolent North in Canadian Literature
  61. Moving Targets:  Writing with Intent 1982 – 2004
  62. Scribbler Moon
  63. The World Split Open
  64. Happy Endings
  65. Moppet Shop (Positron, #5)
  66. Margaret Atwood Unearthing
  67. I Dream of Zenia with the Bright Red Teeth
  68. The Happy Zombie Sunrise Home
  69. The Female Body
  70. White Horse
  71. Story of a Nation : Defining Moments in Our History