The Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist 2020

The shortlist for the 2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction has been announced. This Prize celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in women’s writing from throughout the world.

Martha Lane Fox, Chair of the judging panel, commented: “We are all living in challenging, sad and complex times so incredible stories provide hope, a moment of escape and a point of connection now more than ever. Choosing the shortlist was tough – we went slowly and carefully and passions ran high – just as you would want in such a process. But we are all so proud of these books – all readers will find solace if they pick one up.”

The shortlisted titles are:

The Women’s Prize for Fiction celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in women’s writing from throughout the world. The winner receives 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. The 2020 winner of the prize will be announced on Wednesday 3 June.

Find out more about the prize here.

Girl, Woman, Other

Girl, Woman, Other

Bernardine Evaristo

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