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The 2017 Baileys Prize Winner is Revealed...

We're delighted to announce that this year's Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction has been awarded to British author Naomi Alderman with her fourth novel ...

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Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017

Highlights from the Baileys Prize Awards Party

Last night at the Clore Ballroom at London’s Southbank Centre, a host of literary luminaries and famous faces came together to celebrate the ...

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Highlights from our 2017 shortlist readings

Last night, in the gorgeous surroundings of Cadogan Hall, the 2017 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction shortlisted authors gathered together to read from and ...

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Ella Masters draws the 2017 Baileys Prize shortlist

We're delighted to reveal that we're working with talented illustrator and blogger Ella Masters around this year's Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction. ...

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The 2017 Baileys Prize Winner is Revealed...

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Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017

Highlights from the Baileys Prize Awards Party

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Highlights from our 2017 shortlist readings

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Ella Masters draws the 2017 Baileys Prize shortlist

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The Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction


The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction is the UK’s most prestigious annual book award for fiction written by a woman.

Founded in 1996, the Prize was set up to celebrate excellence, originality and accessibility in writing by women throughout the world.

The Shortlist


Discover the brilliant books of the 2017 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction shortlist

The Baileys' Women's Prize for Fiction


The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction is the UK’s most prestigious annual book award for fiction written by a woman.

Founded in 1996, the Prize was set up to celebrate excellence, originality and accessibility in writing by women throughout the world.

The Reading Room


Explore author interviews, guest posts from brilliant women and more on our blog

Take a peek at our winning library display…


To celebrate this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, we challenged libraries across the country to get their creative hats on and design the best Baileys Prize-themed displays…

Thu 22 June, 2017

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Read the Grazia First Chapter competition winner


We’re delighted to share with you the winner of this year’s Grazia and Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction First Chapter competition! In its 7th year, the First Chapter…

Mon 19 June, 2017

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Inspiring Words from Tessa Ross


At the 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction awards party last week, our wonderful Chair of Judges Tessa Ross took to the stage to reveal this year’s Baileys…

Mon 12 June, 2017

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Together We Can Do Great Things


Last week at the 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction awards party, in the Southbank Centre’s Clore Ballroom, Syl Saller, Diageo Chief Marketing Officer, gave a rousing speech at…

Mon 12 June, 2017

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Highlights from the Baileys Prize Awards Party


Last night at the Clore Ballroom at London’s Southbank Centre, a host of literary luminaries and famous faces came together to celebrate the 2017 winner of the Baileys Women’s…

Thu 8 June, 2017

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The 2017 Baileys Prize Winner is Revealed…


We’re delighted to announce that this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction has been awarded to British author Naomi Alderman with her fourth novel The Power. At an awards ceremony…

Wed 7 June, 2017

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Brilliant Reads at the Baileys Prize & Grazia Book Club…


Last night, at Foyles Charing Cross Road, four inspiring women came together to discuss their favourite, formative books. Chaired by novelist and Baileys Prize co-founder Kate Mosse our brilliant panel included…

Wed 7 June, 2017

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Highlights from our 2017 shortlist readings


Last night, in the gorgeous surroundings of Cadogan Hall, the 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlisted authors gathered together to read from and discuss their nominated books in the…

Tue 6 June, 2017

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Ella Masters draws the 2017 Baileys Prize shortlist


We’re delighted to reveal that we’re working with talented illustrator and blogger Ella Masters around this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction. Ella has created a gorgeous illustration…

Fri 2 June, 2017

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Chapter One: First Love


‘An extraordinarily detailed view of the internal life of a woman in the most difficult, complex relationship’ – Tessa Ross, 2017 Chair of Judges Over the weeks leading…

Fri 2 June, 2017

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Celebrities review the 2017 shortlist


Our fantastic celebrity reviewers champion their favourites from this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist. Read on to find out what they made of the six shortlisted books……

Fri 2 June, 2017

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Women’s Prize for Fiction Reveals New Sponsorship Model


We’re delighted to announce that we will be adopting a new sponsorship model from 2018. From next year, the Prize – to revert in title to the ‘Women’s Prize…

Wed 31 May, 2017

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