Margaret Atwood

I’m Jim McKeown, welcome to Likely Stories, a weekly review of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.

Margaret Atwood is one of the premier writers in English these days.  She has, to her credit, fifteen collections of poetry, seventeen novels, eight pieces of short fiction, ten non-fiction works, as well as seven works for children, and three graphic novels.  Dearly: New Poems is her latest work.


Another dystopian novel by Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid’s Tale.

  Fun adaptation of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, set in a maximum security prison.




Jim McKeown

Collection of poetry by renowned Canadian Author, winner of numerous awards, including the Booker prize for Blind Assassin