Biography for Year of the Flood

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MARGARET ATWOOD is the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry, and critical essays. Her novels includeThe Handmaid's Tale, Cat's Eye, Alias Grace, Oryx and Crake, andThe Blind Assassin, which won the Man Booker Prize. In 2008 she was awarded Spain's Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature.