26 years of empowering literature

2020 marked the 25th anniversary of the Women’s Prize for Fiction, culminating in a public vote in which thousands of you crowned Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Half of a Yellow Sun your ‘Winner of Winners‘.

Join the conversation around a quarter of a century of phenomenal winning books! Take on the reading challenge and read all 25 winners – including 2020’s winner Maggie O’Farrell’s Hamnet, aided by our bespoke reading guides, #ReadingWomen book club podcast episodes exclusive author interviews, writing prompts, and extracts.

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