Win the 25 winners of the Women’s Prize – terms and conditions

  1. These terms and conditions apply to the prize draw entitled Women’s Prize for Fiction Plus Prize Draw. Any single entrant who completes the online entry form and submits it before midnight on Sunday 11th October will be automatically entered into the prize draw.
  2. Only one prize per entrant is allowed notwithstanding multiple or second or subsequent entry forms.
  3. The ‘Entrant’ is the person completing the online entry form
  4. Entrants must be aged 16 or over. Entrants must be residents of Great Britain and must provide a valid British address upon entry. This prize draw is not open to employees or contractors of the Promoter or the Publisher, their immediate families, nor to any other person connected with the pre-order draw.
  5. There will be one prize winner (s), who will each win:
    • The 25 winning novels of the Women’s Prize for Fiction as follows:
      • Helen Dunmore, A Spell of Winter
      • Anne Michaels, Fugitive Pieces
      • Carol Shields, Larry’s Party
      • Suzanne Berne, A Crime in the Neighborhood
      • Linda Grant, When I Lived in Modern Times
      • Kate Grenville, The Idea of Perfection
      • Ann Patchett, Bel Canto
      • Valerie Martin, Property
      • Andrea Levy, Small Island
      • Lionel Shriver, We Need to Talk About Kevin
      • Zadie Smith, On Beauty
      • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Half of a Yellow Sun
      • Rose Tremain, The Road Home
      • Marilynne Robinson, Home
      • Barbara Kingsolver, The Lacuna
      • Téa Obreht, The Tiger’s Wife
      • Madeline Miller , The Song of Achilles
      • A.M. Homes, May We Be Forgiven
      • Eimear McBride , A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing
      • Ali Smith, How to Be Both
      • Lisa McInerney, The Glorious Heresies
      • Naomi Alderman, The Power
      • Kamila Shamsie, Home Fire
      • Tayari Jones, An American Marriage
      • Maggie O’Farrell, Hamnet
    • Plus a £200 Grace & Thorn gift card which may be spent online at or in a Grace & Thorn store. The gift card has no expiry date, but any lost gift cards cannot be replaced.
  6. The Promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equivalent status. No cash alternative will be offered. The Prize is non-transferable.
  7. Unsuccessful entrants will not be contacted. The decision of the Promoter on all matters is final.
  8. A random draw of all valid entries will take place within six working days after the closing date above to select the winner. The winner will be notified by telephone or email, and MUST respond by midnight within seven days of the date of contact, providing a valid GB address for the prize to be dispatched to. If a selected winner does not meet all of the entry conditions or refuses the prize, another entrant will be selected at random from the remaining eligible entries within a reasonable timeframe.
  9. In exceptional circumstances the Promoter may be required to terminate, amend or withdraw this promotion and/or these terms and conditions.
  10. Entry to the prize draw is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions, which are governed exclusively by English Law and under the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts. By entering this prize draw you are deemed to have read and accepted these terms.
  11. The Promoters will either publish or make each winner’s surname and county available on request to the following email address (please state the name of the prize draw in the subject heading, such request to be received within 10 weeks of the prize draw closing date). If an Entrant does not want his/her surname and county to be published or made available in this way, please let us know by emailing
  12. The contact details you provide upon entry to the prize draw will be used by the Promoter to contact entrants if necessary to notify winners or to check eligibility requirements have been met, and will not be shared with other companies except to the extent necessary to provide the prize. The Promoter will only use your email address and other personal information in compliance with the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (including any amended, equivalent or subsequent legislation). Waterstones’ Privacy Policy can be viewed HERE.

Promoter(s): Waterstones Booksellers Limited (“Waterstones”) (company number: 00610095) whose registered office address is at 203-206 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9HD and Womens Prize Trust (“Women’s Prize for Fiction”), 6 New Street Square, London, EC4A 3DJ.