The Reading Room


Women’s Prize LIVE: Joanna Prior and Felicity Blunt on the cultural impact of Covid-19


  The individual and industry: the cultural impact of Covid-19 Join us for an Instagram Live in partnership with AllBright, featuring MD Penguin General Joanna Prior and Curtis…

Wed 17 June, 2020

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Women’s Prize LIVE: Channelling Feeling into Fiction with Diana Evans 


Channelling Feeling into Fiction with award-winning author Diana Evans  Join us for a writing workshop with Diana Evans, in partnership with AllBright and London Writers’ Salon.  For many of…

Tue 16 June, 2020

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Women’s Prize LIVE: Tayari Jones and Ann Patchett in conversation with Kate Mosse


  Join us on 25th June 2020 7pm (BST) to hear former Women’s Prize for Fiction winners Tayari Jones and Ann Patchett read from their winning books An…

Tue 16 June, 2020

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Women’s Prize LIVE x AllBright: Angie Cruz in conversation with Debbie Wosskow


  Writer Angie Cruz, shortlisted for the 2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction with Dominicana, will be in conversation with AllBright Co-founder and Women’s Prize trustee Debbie Wosskow, discussing…

Tue 16 June, 2020

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Women’s Prize For Fiction 2020 shortlist readings


The Women’s Prize Trust are delighted to present this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlisted authors readings event at the Southbank Centre on Tuesday 2nd June. The Women’s…

Tue 11 February, 2020

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The Women’s Prize for Fiction comes to Latitude 2019!


At this very special Women’s Prize for Fiction event, our 2019 chair of judges Professor Kate Williams will host an exceptional panel of inspiring women each championing an…

Wed 15 May, 2019

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Women’s Prize for Fiction 2019 Shortlist Readings


Waterstones and the Women’s Prize Trust are delighted to present this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlisted authors readings event at the Cadogan Hall on Monday, 3rd June….

Mon 29 April, 2019

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The Baileys Book Bar: Unsung Heroines of History


Friday 3rd May: Unsung Heroines of History Hosted by Kate Mosse with Kate Williams, Olivette Otele and Bettany Hughes To round off the week of events, join bestselling author…

Tue 26 March, 2019

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The Baileys Book Bar: Women Mean Business


Thursday 2 May at 6.30pm: Women Mean Business Hosted by Kate Mosse with Sarah Wood, Melanie Eusebe and Sharmadean Reid A panel of jaw-droppingly impressive women in business…

Tue 26 March, 2019

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The Baileys Book Bar: Women Writers Revisited


Wednesday 1 May at 6.30pm: Women Writers Revisited Hosted by Kate Mosse with Arifa Akbar, Linda Grant and Joanna Trollope A one-off live version of Women’s Prize for…

Tue 26 March, 2019

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The Baileys Book Bar: Thinking Pink


Tuesday 30 April at 6.30pm: Thinking Pink: What Feminism Means to Millennials Hosted by Kate Mosse with Dolly Alderton, Scarlett Curtis and Clarissa Pabi Hosted by bestselling author…

Tue 26 March, 2019

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Women’s Prize for Fiction x Grazia Book Club Live


On the eve of the 2019 winner announcement, we’re teaming up once more with the prestigious Women’s Prize for Fiction to bring you a panel of great female…

Tue 12 March, 2019

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