16 Books Make Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist

16 Books Make Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist

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One UK’s most coveted book awards today announced its 2019 longlist. According to Evening Standard, the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2019 this year features some of the biggest titles from the last year including Circe by Madeline Miller and Sally Rooney’s Normal People. And, excitingly, for the first time, a non-binary writer has been long listed for the prize—Akwaeke Emezi, author of Freshwater (check out #6 below). The descriptions below sourced with descriptions from Amazon, and Goodreads, in case you are considering any of these wonderful picks.   Image via standard.co.uk (Judges, from left to right, dolly alderton, arifa akbar, professor kate williams and sarah wood, women’s …