Sunday, September 30, 2007

Orange Prize for Fiction

Orange Prize for Fiction


Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie holds the “Bessie”*

The Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction is one of the United Kingdom’s most prestigious literary prizes, awarded annually for the best original full-length novel by a female author of any nationality, written in English and published in the UK in the preceding year.

The winner of the prize receives £30,000, along with a bronze sculpture called the *”Bessie” created by artist Grizel Niven, the sister of actor/writer David Niven.



Via maryt's Manic Monday post

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