The Women’s Prize for Fiction (formerly the Orange Prize) shortlist has just been announced with a special video announcement on Twitter. The Women’s Prize is presented annually to a female author for the best original full-length novel written in English and published in the United Kingdom the previous year. The winning writer, who will be announced in September, will receive a whopping £30,000.
Congratulations to the finalists!
2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction Shortlist
Angie Cruz, Dominicana
Bernardine Evaristo, Girl, Woman, Other
Natalie Haynes, A Thousand Ships
Hilary Mantel, The Mirror & the Light
Maggie O’Farrell, Hamnet
Jenny Offill, Weather