Category Archives: Orange Prize for Fiction

>Orange Prize Winner

> Newcomer Téa Obreht has won this year’s Orange Prize for Fiction for The Tiger’s Wife. Set in the Balkans, The Tiger’s Wife tells the story of a young doctor who traces the life of her grandfather. The book was … Continue reading

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>Orange Prize 2011 Shortlist

>The shortlist for this year’s Orange Prize for Fiction, awarded for the best novel of the year written by a woman in the English language, has been announced overnight and include : Room by Emma Donoghue – Read the Telegraph’s … Continue reading

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>Orange Prize 2011 Longlist

> Now in its sixteenth year, the Orange Prize for Fiction is the UK’s most prestigious annual book award for fiction written by a woman. The longlist has been announced and the titles are listed below. The shortlist will be … Continue reading

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>Orange Prize Winner

> The 2010 Orange Prize for Fiction has been won by American author, Barbara Kingsolver for her novel The Lacuna. Head of the judging panel, Daisy Goodwin said, “We chose ‘The Lacuna’ because it is a book of breathtaking scale … Continue reading

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>Orange Prize shortlist

> Last night the shortlist for the 2010 Orange Prize for Fiction was announced in London. Chair of the judges, Daisy Goodwin said: “The shortlist achieves the near impossible of combining literary merit with sheer readability . . . With … Continue reading

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>Orange Prize Longlist

> Now in its 15th year, the Orange Prize for Fiction celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in women’s writing. Any woman writing in English, whatever her nationality, country of residence, age or subject matter, is eligible. The longlist was announced … Continue reading

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