YouTubers predict our 2018 longlist!

At the Women’s Prize for Fiction, we’re lucky enough to work with a raft of brilliant bloggers, YouTubers and Instagrammers every year. One of our most favourite times of year is the week leading up to our longlist announcement when bloggers far and wide try to guess the books that will make the cut.

This year is no exception! We’ve had an array of inspiring trendsetters from the world of books trying to predict 2018’s longlisted books. Why not watch a few below and join in the conversation on Twitter and Instagram with your own predictions!

And make sure you stay tuned as we’ll be revealing the longlist tomorrow night at one minute past midnight!

First up, the wonderful Simon Savidge on his longlist guesses:


Next up, the fabulous Anna James (A Case for Books) and Eric Karl Anderson (Lonesome Reader) tell us their longlist predictions:


Finally, the brilliant Mercedes of Mercy’s Bookish Musings on the books she’s backing:

Right, now it’s your turn! Tweet or Instagram us @WomensPrize and tell us your predictions for Thursday’s longlist announcement.


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