The longlist for this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction has been announced! If you’re on Goodreads, please visit The Mookse and the Gripes group, where there’s already been a lot of fun conversation about this year’s books. Here is the link to the Women’s Prize threads.

  • The Vanishing Half, by Brit Bennett
  • Small Pleasures, by Claire Chambers
  • Piranesi, by Susanna Clark
  • The Golden Rule, by Amanda Craig
  • Exciting Times, by Naoise Dolan
  • Burnt Sugar, by Avni Doshi
  • Because of You, by Dawn French
  • Unsettled Ground, by Claire Fuller
  • Transcendent Kingdom, by Yaa Gyasi
  • How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House, by Cherie Jones
  • Luster, by Raven Leilani
  • No One Is Talking About This, by Patricia Lockwood
  • Consent, by Annabel Lyon
  • Nothing But Blue Sky, by Kathleen MacMahon
  • Detransition, Baby, by Torrey Peters
  • Summer, by Ali Smith
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