A brilliant and powerful work rich in irony and metaphor, The Edible Woman is an unforgettable masterpiece by a true master of contemporary literary fiction.
“Chock-full of startling images, superbly and classically crafted…Kept me in stitches half the time.”
“Atwood has the magic of turning the particular and the parochial into the universal.”
–The Times (London)
“Margaret Atwood takes risks and wins.”