Podcast: Bailey’s Prize for Women’s Fiction 2014 Longlist
March 10, 2014
The longlist for the 2014 Bailey’s Prize for Women’s Fiction has been announced! Kate and Rob discuss all twenty books.
The long list in full:
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Fourth Estate Maddaddam by Margaret Atwood, Bloomsbury The Dogs of Littlefield by Suzanne Berne, Fig Tree The Shadow of the Crescent Moon by Fatima Bhutto, Viking The Bear by Claire Cameron, Harvill Secker Eleven Days by Lea Carpenter, Two Roads The Strangler Vine by M.J. Carter, Fig Tree The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton, Granta Reasons She Goes to the Woods by Deborah Kay Davies, Oneworld The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert, Bloomsbury Burial Rites by Hannah Kent, Picador The Flamethrowers by Rachel Kushner, Harvill Secker The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri, Bloomsbury The Undertaking by Audrey Magee, Atlantic Books A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear McBride, Galley Beggar Press Almost English by Charlotte Mendelson, Mantle Still Life With Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen, Hutchinson The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout, Simon and Schuster The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt, Little, Brown All the Birds, Singing by Evie Wyld, Jonathan Cape