The 2022 Women’s Prize shortlist of just six novels has just been revealed! The storylines and settings are diverse, as is the provenance of the finalist authors which includes New Zealander Meg Mason. The winner of the 2022 Women’s Prize for Fiction will be announced on Wednesday 15th June.

The six titles shortlisted for the 2022 Women's Prize

Revealed on International Women's Day, the 2022 Women’s Prize longlist comprises sixteen incredible books, featuring both debut and acclaimed writers; which span the globe in their settings and include two titles by New Zealand authors! A hearty congratulations to Catherine Chidgey and Meg Mason. 

The 2022 Women's Prize Longlist