'[Atwood] is an accomplished miniaturist... She can pack more wallop into less space than any other writer in her weight class.' Globe and Mail 'Atwood infuses [her] bracing little narratives with the full force of her drollness, anger, shrewdness, sass, and humour.' Booklist 'She never fails to entertain' Sunday Times 'Atwood is one of the most inventive, enthralling and accomplished authors writing in English' Sunday TimesVom Verlag:
One of the world's most celebrated authors, Margaret Atwood has penned a collection of smart and entertaining fictional essays, in the genre of her popular books "Good Bones" and "Murder in the Dark", punctuated with wonderful illustrations by the author. Chilling and witty, prescient and personal, delectable and tart, these highly imaginative, vintage Atwoodian essays speak on a broad range of subjects, reflecting the times we live in with deadly accuracy and knife-edge precision.
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Buchbeschreibung Bloomsbury Publishing Ltd., London, 2006. hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good. Hardcover. Jacket has a few minor scuffs. Upper edges, spine head and upper corners are slightly bumped. Page block face has a slight tacky mark/patch, not affecting pages. Contents are sound, clean, clear, in very good condition. First Edition First Printing. Used. Artikel-Nr. 273038
Buchbeschreibung Bloomsbury Publishing, 06.03.2006., 2006. Buchzustand: Sehr gut. 1., Aufl.. 176 Seiten kleiner Einriss im Schutzumschlag oben auf der Coverrückseite, kleine Lagerspuren am Buch, Inhalt einwandfrei und ungelesen 226865 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 270 17,6 x 12,6 x 2,0 cm, Gebundene Ausgabe. Artikel-Nr. 165768
Buchbeschreibung London, Bloomsbury, 2006. First British Edition. 13 x 18,5 cm. 155 pages. Original Hardcover in original dustjacket. Very good condition with minor signs of external wear. With a signed dedication by Margaret Atwood on the title page. Contains cutouts of two reviews. Margaret Eleanor Atwood, CC OOnt FRSC (born November 18, 1939) is a Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist. She is a winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award and Prince of Asturias Award for Literature, has been shortlisted for the Booker Prize five times, winning once, and has been a finalist for the Governor General's Award several times, winning twice. In 2001 she was inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame. She is also a founder of the Writers' Trust of Canada, a non-profit literary organization that seeks to encourage Canada's writing community. Among innumerable contributions to Canadian literature, she was a founding trustee of the Griffin Poetry Prize. (Wikipedia). Artikel-Nr. 3268BB