The Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist 2019

The shortlist for the 2019 Women’s Prize for Fiction has been announced. This Prize celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in women’s writing from throughout the world.

Kate Williams, Chair of the judging panel, described the books as: ‘fiction at its best – brilliant, courageous and utterly captivating … We fell totally in love with these books and the amazing worlds they created.’

The shortlisted titles are:

The 2019 winner of the Women’s Prize for Fiction will be revealed on 5 June, and will receive a cheque for £30,000 and a limited edition bronze known as a ‘Bessie’, created and donated by the artist Grizel Niven. Both are anonymously endowed.

Find out more about the Women’s Prize for Fiction here.

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