Here’s how you can Win the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction longlist!




The highly anticipated longlist for the 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction has been revealed and to celebrate, we’ve teamed up with Baileys to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a complete set of the twenty longlisted books along with a bottle of Baileys Original Irish Cream. Reading is one of life’s great pleasures – made even more pleasurable with a Baileys – and to toast this year’s longlist, the winner will also receive recipes for delicious Baileys cocktails including the Flat White martini, and a set of beautiful limited-edition Baileys glassware.

Now in its twenty first year, the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in writing by women in English from throughout the world. Baileys is proud to be in partnership for a third year with the Women’s Prize for Fiction to celebrate the best female storytellers and share the pleasure of their writing with ever-wider audiences.

What you will win:

Author Title
Kate Atkinson A God in Ruins
Shirley Barrett Rush Oh!
Cynthia Bond Ruby
Geraldine Brooks The Secret Chord
Becky Chambers The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet
Jackie Copleton A Dictionary of Mutual Understanding
Rachel Elliott Whispers Through a Megaphone
Anne Enright The Green Road
Petina Gappah The Book of Memory
Vesna Goldsworthy Gorsky
Clio Gray The Anatomist’s Dream
Melissa Harrison At Hawthorn Time
Attica Locke Pleasantville
Lisa McInerney The Glorious Heresies
Elizabeth McKenzie The Portable Veblen
Sara Nović Girl at War
Julia Rochester The House at the Edge of the World
Hannah Rothschild The Improbability of Love
Elizabeth Strout My Name is Lucy Barton
Hanya Yanagihara A Little Life


How to enter:

For your chance to win simply email us at womancompetitions@timeinc.com and tell us the your favourite book from when you were growing up – add your answer to the subject line of the email along with the word BAILEYS – and we’ll pick a winner!

Competition to close 7 April 2016 at 11.59pm and all entrants must be over the age of 18 and may be asked to supply prove of age before we post the price. There will be one winner who will win 20 of the nominated Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction longlist and one bottle of Baileys Irish Cream. Standard Time Inc (UK) competition terms and conditions apply.


For more information:

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