Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction 2016
The Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction was setup in 1996 and celebrates the excellence, originality of fiction by women writers. The award is held annually and has seen some amazing full length fiction from women around the world introduced into the spotlight.
See below for the shorlisted authors for the 2016 awards and this years winner Lisa McInerney with The Glorious Hereries.
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Winner 2016
The Glorious Heresies - Lisa McInerney
The Glorious Heresies heralds the arrival of a glorious, foul-mouthed, fizzing new talent' - SUNDAY TIMES 'Totally and unmistakably the real deal' - KEVIN BARRY 'A real stunner; a wild ride of a read' - DONAL RYAN