Saturday, April 11, 2009

2009 Lists Announced...

The shortlist for the Orange Prize for New Writers 2009 has been announced and includes:
  • An Equal Stillness, by Francesca Kay
  • Miles From Nowhere, by Nami Mun
  • The Personal History of Rachel DuPree, by Ann Weisgarber

Also the longlist for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2009 has been announced and includes:
  • The Household Guide for Dying, by Debra Adelaide
  • Girl in a Blue Dress, by Gaynor Arnold
  • Their Finest Hour and a Half, by Lissa Evans
  • Blonde Roots, by Bernardine Evaristo
  • Scottsboro, by Ellen Feldman
  • Strange Music, by Laura Fish
  • Love Marriage, by V.V. Ganeshananthan
  • Intuition, by Allegra Goodman
  • The Wilderness, by Samantha Harvey
  • The Invention of Everything Else, by Samantha Hunt
  • The Lost Dog, by Michelle de Kretser
  • Molly Fox’s Birthday, by Deirdre Madden
  • A Mercy, by Toni Morrison
  • The Russian Dreambook of Colour and Flight, by Gina Ochsner
  • Home, by Marilynne Robinson
  • Evening is the Whole Day, by Preeta Samarasan
  • Burnt Shadows, by Kamila Shamsie
  • American Wife, by Curtis Sittenfeld
  • The Flying Troutmans, by Miriam Toews
  • The Personal History of Rachel DuPree, by Ann Weisgarber

Look for the shortlist for this prize on April 21st.


Rose City Reader said...

The Orange Prize WInners is one of the lists I follow on Rose City Reader. I just posted the lists of winners here.

As with all my Must Read lists, I am happy to add links to progress posts for anyone also working through this list. Just leave a comment on my post with the link address and I will add it.

I have already added a link to this blog. Good luck with it!

Tea said...

Great review, I would like to read this one.