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Books on nature

Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. It is a time to…

Thu 21 April, 2022


Books for Spring

Inspired by the days getting longer and lighter, we’ve put together a selection of books that embody the hopefulness of…

Mon 11 April, 2022


Mother’s Day Books

The authors on this list have written with nuance, subtlety and consideration about the vast experiences of motherhood and family….

Tue 22 March, 2022


The Best Books You Read in 2021

Over on the Women’s Prize Facebook page we asked readers to share the best books by women they read in…

Wed 19 January, 2022


Reading Resolutions from the Womens Prize Team

January is the month when we contemplate what we want to accomplish in the year to come. The Women’s Prize…

Thu 6 January, 2022

Books for winter

Five books perfect for winter nights

As the nights draw in and the temperatures drop, curl up with one of these five brilliant books perfect for…

Tue 7 December, 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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Funny Women: from Elizabeth Bennet to Bridget Jones

Lynne Parker is the Founder & Chief Executive of Funny Women, a not-for-profit community that helps women find their voice through performing, writing…

Thu 17 September, 2020