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BAILEYS Women's Prize for Fiction 2015 Longlist

The BAILEYS Women's Prize for Fiction, previously known as the Orange Prize for Fiction, celebrates excellence, originality, and accessibility in women's writing from throughout the world. Here are the amazing books that made the longlist for 2015:

 


Outline by Rachel Cusk

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I Am China by Xiaolu Guo



Dear Thief by Samantha Harvey

Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey

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Audiobook on CD
Downloadable Audiobook
eBook

 

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

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Large Print
eBook

Audiobook on CD
Downloadable Audiobook


The Country of Ice Cream Star by Sandra Newman

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eBook



The Girl Who Was Saturday Night by Heather O'Neill

The Bees by Laline Paull

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eBook
Audiobook on CD
Downloadable Audiobook

 


The Walk Home by Rachel Seiffert

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eBook



A God in Every Stone by Kamila Shamsie

How to Be Both by Ali Smith

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Audiobook on CD
eBook

Downloadable Audiobook

A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

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Large Print
eBook
Audiobook on Playaway
Downloadable Audiobook

 

The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters

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Audiobook on CD
eBook
Downloadable Audiobook

The following titles made the list, but are not yet available:

Crooked Heart by Lissa Evans
Aren't We Sisters? by Patricia Ferguson
The Offering by Grace McCleen
The Table of Less Valued Knights by Marie Phillips
The Shore by Sara Taylor
After Before by Jemma Wayne
The Life of a Banana by P.P. Wong

This longlist of 20 will be narrowed down to 6, then the final winner will be announced on June 3rd. Good luck to all of these talented ladies!
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