It's all-out war in the madcap culmination of Angel Catbird's superhero saga. The evil Rat army is aiming for world domination, and only a ragtag gang of half-cats stands in their way.
• Margaret Atwood is one of the most important living writers of our day. She has been recognized internationally for her work through awards and honorary degrees.
• 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, and has won the Man Booker Prize, the Giller Prize, Premio Mondello, and more.
• Atwood's The Blind Assassin was named one of Time magazine's 100 best English-language novels published since 1923.
"Atwood's prose miraculously balances humor, outrage and beauty. A simple description becomes both chilling and sublime."--The New York Times
(On The Year of the Flood)
"Atwood is funny and clever, such a good writer and real thinker."--The New York Times Book Review
(On Oryx and Crake)
"Atwood has long since established herself as one of the best writers in English today."--The Baltimore Sun
(On The Edible Woman)
"Margaret Atwood takes risks and wins."-Time
(On The Blind Assassin)
"Atwood is a poet." -The New Yorker
"[A] scintillating wordsmith"--The Economist
About the Author
As one of the masters of speculative fiction, Margaret Atwood challenged prevailing narratives and imagined different worlds in her books. An author whose work is both critically and commercially popular, Atwood is perhaps best known for The Edible Woman, The Handmaid’s Tale, and the MaddAddam trilogy, as well as other novels, short stories, poetry, and literary criticism.
Date of Birth:November 18, 1939
Place of Birth:Ottawa, Ontario
Education:B.A., University of Toronto, 1961; M.A. Radcliffe, 1962; Ph.D., Harvard University, 1967