Baileys Prize for Fiction

Bailey's Women's Prize For Fiction Longlist Announced

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Coinciding with International Women's Day, The Bailey's Prize For Fiction longlist was announced on Tuesday. The eagerly-anticipated prize, now in ...

And The Winner For The Baileys Women's Prize For Fiction Is...

PA | By Robert Dex, Press Association Arts Correspondent | Posted 04.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Good things come to those who wait. And there is no one more deserving than Ali Smith, who scooped the £30,000 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction on 3...

Author Anne Tyler Reveals Her (Rather Unusual) Secrets To Writing A Prize-Winning Book

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Anne Tyler is a Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and the literary genius behind titles including The Accidental Tourist and, more recently, A Spool Of ...

Sarah Waters, Author Of 'The Paying Guest', On Why She Invokes Being A Lesbian Writer

The Huffington Post UK | Jessie Thompson | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Award-winning author Sarah Waters is as famous for her novels' lesbian protagonists as she is for her rich historical settings. Her current novel, ...

Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Shortlist Announced

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For female authors, getting the recognition you deserve in literary circles can be almost impossible. The majority of literary prizes are dominated...

#ThisBook Campaign Highlights the Enjoyment and Experience You Can Get With Reading

Edith Bowman | Posted 10.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Edith Bowman

In the same way that music can fuel emotions and transport you to a time or place, stories do that exact same thing for me. You can see your situation in the lyrics of songs and the same with characters in books; you can make a connection with them.

It's Brilliant But Is It Broad? The Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Longlist 2014

Hannah Beckerman | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Beckerman

The 2014 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction longlist is, as Denise Mina promised, brilliant. And in one sense - the range of subject-matter and tone among the titles - it is also broad.

Whose Prize Is It Anyway? My Hopes for the Baileys Women's Fiction Prize 2014

Hannah Beckerman | Posted 04.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Beckerman

On Friday 7th March, a new list will enter the cultural domain, a list that will no doubt fuel heated debate and produce many a column inch over the coming weeks.

Baileys Women's Fiction Prize: Another Landmark in Literary Sexism

Polly Courtney | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Polly Courtney

Fiction is one of the few walks of life where gender doesn't matter. In the real world, we are judged on our looks, our voice, our stance. In board rooms we struggle to make ourselves heard. On construction sites we are ogled. Books are genderless products that can be enjoyed by men and women regardless of what chromosomes the author happens to have.

Matthew Tucker

INTERVIEW: Kate Mosse On Co-Founding The Women's Prize For Fiction

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Tucker | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's been a busy year for Kate Mosse, chair of the Women's Prize for Fiction, one of the biggest literature prizes in the world. Not only has the i...