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Margaret Atwood (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press)
Margaret Atwood (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press)

Margaret Atwood, Author Add to ...

Margaret Atwood is an award winning poet, children's author, fiction and non-fiction writer, essayist and literary critic. Her work has been published in over 40 languages, taking her distinct brand as a Canadian literary icon to an international readership.

Ms. Atwood is a Booker Prize winner and has twice received the Governor General's Award.

Nominator: Tracey Cox, Aurora, Ont.

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