posted Wednesday 8 March 2017 @ 12:18 pm PDT
There are several titles of genre interest on the 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize longlist:
- The Power, Naomi Alderman (Viking)
- Hag-Seed, Margaret Atwood (Hogarth)
- The Lonely Hearts Hotel, Heather O’Neill (Riverhead)
- The Essex Serpent, Sarah Perry (Serpent’s Tail)
The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction celebrates “excellence, originality and accessibility in writing by women throughout the world.” The winner will be announced June 7, 2017 and will receive £30,000 and a bronze “Bessie” trophy. For more, including the complete longlist, see their official website.