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Bernardine Evaristo: ‘We needed to claim the space for ourselves’


In a very special live Bookshelfie episode of the Women’s Prize for Fiction Podcast, our 2021 Chair of judges Bernardine…

Fri 17 September, 2021

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Afua Hirsch: ‘Discovering Toni Morrison was a life-changing experience’


Writer, broadcaster and bestselling author Afua Hirsch joined host Yomi Adegoke for our latest ‘Bookshelfie’ episode of the Women’s Prize…

Thu 13 May, 2021

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Our judges on the books you should discover in 2021


Possibly one of the most keenly anticipated New Years ever, 2021 is finally upon us. To help you stock your…

Fri 8 January, 2021

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Our Judges’ Recommended Reads for Black History Month


It’s Black History Month, and to celebrate, we asked the incredible 2021 Women’s Prize for Fiction judging panel to pick…

Fri 30 October, 2020

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Announcing our 2021 Judging Panel


We’re over the moon to reveal next year’s incredible panel of the Women’s Prize for Fiction judges. Meet the five…

Wed 21 October, 2020

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Celebrities review the 2020 Women’s Prize shortlist


The 2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction winner will be announced this Wednesday, and ahead of the big reveal we asked…

Sun 6 September, 2020

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