Margaret Atwood

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Margaret Eleanor Atwood, OC (born November 18, 1939) is a Canadian writer. She is best known for writing novels. She has also published 15 books of poetry.[1] The Edible Woman was her first novel, published in 1969.

Her novel The Handmaid's Tale was the first winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award, in 1987.

The Blind Assassin won the 2000 Booker Prize.

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  1. Atwood, Margaret (16 July 2001). "Margaret Atwood - Poet - Academy of American Poets". Margaret Atwood.