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Kathleen MacMahon on the beauty of holidaying in the same place every year


Kathleen MacMahon has been longlisted for this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction with Nothing But Blue Sky, a tender and honest…

Tue 27 April, 2021

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Clare Chambers: Five Favourite Books Set in the Fifties


Clare Chambers has been longlisted for this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction with Small Pleasures, about a bored local reporter…

Fri 23 April, 2021

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Susanna Clarke’s Five Favourite Labyrinths


Susanna Clarke is the winner of this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction with her novel Piranesi, a gothic tale of…

Tue 20 April, 2021

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“Books provided sanctuary” – RNIB and the Women’s Prize Trust


The Women’s Prize Trust is committed to ensuring that all readers have access to the best contemporary women’s fiction, and…

Mon 19 April, 2021

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Brit Bennett: Questions on inspiration and creativity


Brit Bennett answers questions on writing, inspiration and creativity. Brit Bennett has been longlisted for the 2021 Women’s Prize for…

Mon 19 April, 2021

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Amanda Craig on resilience in women’s writing


Amanda Craig has been longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction for The Golden Rule. We asked Amanda about the…

Wed 31 March, 2021

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16 Questions with Raven Leilani


Raven Leilani answers 16 questions on writing, inspiration and her creative process. Raven Leilani has been longlisted for the 2021…

Wed 31 March, 2021

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16 Questions with Avni Doshi


Avni Doshi answers 16 quickfire questions on writing, reading and her creative inspirations. Avni Doshi has been longlisted for the…

Fri 26 March, 2021

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