The Women’s Prize for Fiction 2021

The Women’s Prize for Fiction is the UK’s most prestigious annual book award celebrating & honouring fiction written by women. Follow this year’s judges on their reading journey, find out key dates and discover the books in the running to be the winner.

 

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Longlist
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Shortlist
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Winner
announced

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‘Putting Pen to Paper’ – with Kenya Hunt, Dorothy Koomson, Mireille Harper + Viola Hayden

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2021 Shortlist

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The Women's Prize Podcast


Tune into Yomi Adegoke and a host of inspiring guests on our weekly podcast full of book recommendations