Category Archives: Women Authors

2018 Women’s Prize for Fiction winner

Kamila Shamsie has won the 2018 Women’s Prize for Fiction. Her novel Home Fire revolves around two Muslim families whose lives are entangled by politics and conflict, and is set largely in London. “[a] suspenseful and heartbreaking story of a family ripped … Continue reading

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>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 for Fiction 2009 winner

> Last night in London, American author Marilynne Robinson was awarded the 2009 Orange Prize for Fiction with her third novel Home. Fi Glover, Chair of Judges who presented the author with the £30,000 prize and the ‘Bessie’, a limited … Continue reading

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>Orange Prize for Fiction longlist

>The Orange Prize for Fiction is for the best full length novel written in English by a woman of any nationality. Translations of books originally written in another languages are not included. This year there are 20 novels in the … Continue reading

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