The Women’s Prize

Follow this year’s judges on their reading journey, find out key dates and discover the books in the running to be the winner.

2020 marks the 25th anniversary of the Women’s Prize for Fiction. We want you to join in the conversation around a quarter of a century of winning books.

Take on the reading challenge and read all 25 fantastic winners, including your Winner of Winners Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Half of a Yellow Sun. Plus review and discuss on Instagram and Twitter, using #ReadingWomen.

Key dates

Longlist
announced

Shortlist
announced

Winner
announced

The Women's Prize Podcast


Tune into host Vick Hope and a line-up of incredible guests on our weekly podcast full of unmissable book recommendations.

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