Win tickets to see Tayari Jones, plus signed copies of An American Marriage


2019 Women’s Prize for Fiction winner Tayari Jones is back in the UK in November, and she will be appearing in a very special event in conversation with Samira Ahmed. We’re giving away a pair of tickets to see Tayari in conversation, plus 3 x signed copies of her Women’s Prize winning novel An American Marriage.

Get your tickets to see Tayari in conversation with Samira Ahmed here >


1. 1 x pair of tickets to Tayari’s event (details here), plus a signed copy of An American Marriage will be won by one UK-based person who likes and comments on the specified Twitter post and follows the Women’s Prize for Fiction on Twitter (or was already following). 2 x runners up will win signed copies of An American Marriage. For those who do not have Twitter, an entry can be submitted via email to ‘’, by sending your full name with the subject title ‘Tayari Jones Competition.’

2. The competition will close on October 30th at midnight. To be eligible, entries must be received on or before the competition closing date.

3. The prizewinner will be decided by the Prize. The prizewinner will need to respond within one week of being contacted by email; or the prize will be forfeit and will be awarded to a different entrant selected at random.

4. The promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prizes or offer alternative prizes of equal or greater value.

5. The competition is not open to employees of the Women’s Prize for Fiction, Oneworld or their immediate families.

6. The right is reserved to terminate or withdraw this contest at any time.

7. All prizes are not transferable, non-refundable, no whole/part cash alternatives.

8. By being entered into the draw, entrants consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph and/or image for publicity purposes in all media carried out by the Promoter (and in the case of there being more than one, each of them) without payment or compensation.

9. The Promoter will make available the name and county of the winners to anyone who requests this information by writing an email to

10. The Promoter may terminate, amend or withdraw this draw and/or these terms and conditions at any time.

11. Entry to the pre-order draw is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions, which are governed by English Law. By entering this pre-order draw you are deemed to have read and accepted these terms.

12. The contact details you provide to enter the competition will be used b the Promoter to contact entrants if necessary, and to send you occasional emails if you have specifically checked the box to agree to this. Your details will not be shared with other companies, again unless you have specifically checked the box to request communications from Whistles. The Women’s Prize for Fiction will only use your email address and other personal information in compliance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with the Prize privacy policy, which can be found on our website.