Margaret Atwood is an author, literary critic, playwright, cartoonist, illustrator, puppeteer and environmental activist. She has written more than forty books of fiction, critical essays, poetry and children’s literature. Atwood’s works have been published in more than forty languages and she has received numerous awards from around the world. She is renowned for the Man Booker Prize-winning The Blind Assassin and the MaddAddam trilogy. Her most recent works include the next in the graphic novel series Angel Catbird, and Hagseed, a retelling of Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Atwood’s novel, The Handmaid’s Tale, has been recently turned into a television series by Hulu.