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McBride Adds Women's Prize To Collection

Eimear McBride has added the Bailey's Women's Prize to the accolades for her debut novel A Girl Is A Half-Formed Thing. The book has already received the Goldsmiths and Kerry Group prizes and is in contention for the Desmond Elliott prize.


The other shortlisted titles included Audrey Magee's The Undertaking and the latest novels from Donna Tartt and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

  • The Undertaking

    The Undertaking
    Audrey Magee

    Paperback · 06 Feb 2014 · €18.50

    Desperate to escape the Eastern front, Peter Faber, an ordinary German soldier, marries Katharina Spinell, a woman he has never met; it is a marriage of convenience that promises 'honeymoon' leave for him and a pension for her should he die on the front. With ten days' leave secured, Peter visits his new wife in Berlin...

  • Americanah 3 for 2 item

    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Paperback · 27 Feb 2014 · €12.80

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILEY'S WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2014. From the award-winning author of 'Half of a Yellow Sun,' a powerful story of love, race and identity.

  • Burial Rites

    Burial Rites
    Hannah Kent

    Paperback · 27 Feb 2014 · €11.35
    Our Price: €8.99

    'This compelling, ripped-from-real-life tale reminds me of Margaret Atwood's Alias Grace' Karin Slaughter, best-selling author of Kisscut