Baileys Prize Shortlist Announced

The Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction has announced a shortlist of six, including Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch

Last night, the judges of the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, including Caitlin Moran, Mary Beard and chair, best-selling author Kate Mosse, announced the shortlist for the prestigious prize. Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch, which is this year's favourite to win, goes up again previous winner Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche for her third novel, Americanah. Also in the final six are three debut novels - Audrey Magee's The Undertaking, Eimear McBride's A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing and Hannah Kent's Burial Rites - plus Jhumpa Lahiri's The Lowland.

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If you have a lot of reading to catch up on, the ELLE Book Club can help. We have one hamper to give away containing the entire longlist from this year's prize (that's 20 books - so summer reading is sorted then), plus a bottle each of Baileys and Baileys Chocolate Luxe, and a set of Baileys stationery.

To enter, email your name to elleexperience@elleuk.com by April 30 along with the answer to the question: What was the name of the novel that Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche won the prize for in 2007?

Join the ELLE Book Club here

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