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2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist and winner!

2020 marks the 25th anniversary of the Women’s Prize for Fiction, and we want you to join in the conversation around a quarter of a century of phenomenal winners.
The shortlist was announced as a special online event on the Women’s Prize for Fiction social channels by Chair of the Judges Martha Lane Fox.

Martha said: "We are absolutely thrilled to reveal this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist, in the Prize’s 25th year.
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.”

 
Join in a year of reading women.
Take on the reading challenge and read all 24 winners, and join the digital bookclub at #ReadingWomen to share your thoughts, aided by the brand new reading guides, exclusive author interviews and extracts. In the Autumn, there’ll be a chance to vote for your favourite the overall Winner of Winners is crowned. All the information here.

The 25th winner of the Women’s Prize for Fiction is "Hamnet" by Maggie O'Farrell.

The 2020 shortlist follows.

Books: 
Dominicana: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250205940
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Flatiron Books - August 25th, 2020

Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802156983
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - November 5th, 2019

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A Thousand Ships: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063065390
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Harper - January 26th, 2021

The Mirror & the Light (Wolf Hall Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780805096606
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. - March 10th, 2020

Hamnet Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657606
Availability: Backordered
Published: Knopf - July 21st, 2020

The 25th winner of the Women’s Prize for Fiction is "Hamnet" by Maggie O'Farrell.


Weather: A novel Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780385351102
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - February 11th, 2020