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Kim Cattrall appears on the Women’s Prize Podcast

In our final ‘Bookshelfie’ of 2020, actress Kim Cattrall discusses her decision not to have children, being photographed nude as “modern…

Wed 23 December, 2020

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‘Just get the words down on paper’: Maggie O’Farrell’s insights for writers

Author Maggie O’Farrell joined our trustee and Sandeep Mahal on Instagram Live, discussing how she went from “writing short stories…

Mon 7 December, 2020

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Announcing the winner of the 25th Women’s Prize for Fiction

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that British author Maggie O’Farrell has won the 2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction and…

Wed 9 September, 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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A Bookseller’s Perspective

Waterstones’ Fiction Buyer Bea Carvahlo shares her thoughts on the #ReadingWomen campaign celebrating the Women’s Prize for Fiction’s 25th anniversary…

Fri 17 July, 2020

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Announcing the 2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist

We are absolutely thrilled to reveal this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist, in the Prize’s 25th year. The shortlist…

Tue 21 April, 2020