Orange Prize Shortlist
The Orange Prize for Fiction shortlist was announced today in London. The prize is awarded annually to a female author of any nationality for the best original full-length novel written in English, and published in the United Kingdom in the preceding year.
Emma Donoghue – Room (Picador)
Aminatta Forna– The Memory of Love (Bloomsbury)
Emma Henderson – Grace Williams Says it Loud (Sceptre)
Nicole Krauss – Great House (Viking)
Téa Obreht – The Tiger’s Wife (Weidenfeld & Nicolson)
Kathleen Winter – Annabel (Jonathan Cape)
The winner will be announced on June 8th at a ceremony in London.
Congratulations to all the nominees.