Tagged: Women's Prize for Fiction

Susanna Clarke wins Women's Prize with 'truly original' Piranesi

Susanna Clarke has won the £30,000 Women's Prize for Fiction with her "truly original" second novel, Piranesi (Bloomsbury). Read more

Bennett leads sales surge for Women's Prize shortlist

The novels shortlisted for this year's Women's Prize for Fiction have seen a sales bump in the weeks before Wednesday's prize ceremony, with Brit Bennett's... Read more

Women's Prize urged to abandon age criteria for under-35 writers scheme

The Women’s Prize for Fiction and Good Housekeeping magazine have been urged in an open letter to remove the age limit on their recently launched women’s writers initiative. ... Read more

Women's Prize for Fiction launches initiative for writers under 35

The Women’s Prize for Fiction is partnering with Good Housekeeping magazine to launch a new initiative celebrating writers of fiction aged 35 and under.... Read more

Women's Prize hosts events with Bernardine Evaristo and Maggie O'Farrell

The Women's Prize for Fiction will host a day of events open to the public in September, including readings with the chair of judges Bernardine Evaristo. ... Read more

Women's Prize ceremony postponed until September

The Women's Prize for Fiction award ceremony has been postponed until September, following Boris Johnson's announcement that the easing of Covid-19 restrictions has been pushed back. ... Read more

Women's Prize hosts digital shortlist festival ahead of physical event

The Women's Prize for Fiction is holding a digital shortlist festival this month, with actors reading from the six nominated books. Read more

Bennett, Clarke and Gyasi shortlisted for 2021 Women’s Prize

Brit Bennett, Susanna Clarke and Yaa Gyasi are among those shortlisted for the 2021 Women’s Prize for Fiction, with Patricia Lockwood, Claire Fuller and Cherie Jones completing the list.... Read more

Women's Prize condemns 'bullying' over Peters nomination

The Women's Prize for Fiction has condemned “attempts to malign or bully” its judges or authors, and reiterated its position on trans authors, following publication... Read more

Yomi Adegoke to host Women’s Prize for Fiction Podcast

The new season of the "Women’s Prize for Fiction Podcast", sponsored by Baileys, launches next month, with new host Yomi Adegoke, co-author of Slay in Your Lane (4th... Read more

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