Women's Prize for Fiction

Women's Prize for Fiction

The Women's Prize for Fiction is one of the United Kingdom's most prestigious literary awards, honouring female authors of any nationality for the best original full-length novel written in English and published in the U.K. in the preceding year. Below, a selection of winners available in audio.
    • An American Marriage (Oprah’s Book Club)

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Tayari Jones
    • Narrated by: Sean Crisden, Eisa Davis
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 300
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 272

    Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Pulls at the heartstrings

    • By Terra White on 2018-09-08

    Price: CDN$ 32.92

    • Home Fire

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Kamila Shamsie
    • Narrated by: Tania Rodrigues
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    The suspenseful and heartbreaking story of an immigrant family driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful and Heartbreaking

    • By Lisa on 2018-09-19

    Price: CDN$ 32.42

    • The Power

    • Written by: Naomi Alderman
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh, Naomi Alderman, Thomas Judd, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 85

    Suddenly - tomorrow or the day after - girls find that with a flick of their fingers, they can inflict agonizing pain and even death....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • makes you think

    • By Laura Anderson on 2019-02-14

    Price: CDN$ 27.21

    • The Glorious Heresies

    • Winner of the Baileys' Women's Prize for Fiction 2016
    • Written by: Lisa McInerney
    • Narrated by: Shelley Atkinson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    One messy murder affects the lives of five misfits who exist on the fringes of Ireland's postcrash society....

    Price: CDN$ 24.34

    • How to Be Both

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Ali Smith
    • Narrated by: John Banks
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Borrowing from painting’s fresco technique to make an original literary double-take, it's a fast-moving, genre-bending conversation between forms, times, truths, and fictions....

    Price: CDN$ 32.41

    • A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Eimear McBride
    • Narrated by: Eimear McBride
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    In scathing, furious, unforgettable prose, Eimear McBride tells the story of a young girl's devastating adolescence as she and her brother, who suffers from a brain tumor, struggle....

    Price: CDN$ 32.42

    • May We Be Forgiven

    • Written by: A. M. Homes
    • Narrated by: Andy Paris
    • Length: 20 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    May We Be Forgiven, a darkly comic novel of 21st-century domestic life, stars Harold Silver, a historian who's always been jealous of his successful brother, George....

    Price: CDN$ 50.93

    • The Song of Achilles

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Madeline Miller
    • Narrated by: Frazer Douglas
    • Length: 11 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 314
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 291
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 292

    Greece in the age of heroes. Patroclus, an awkward young prince, has been exiled to the kingdom of Phthia to be raised in the shadow of King Peleus and his golden son, Achilles....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • If I could only have one book for the rest of my life

    • By Emily Hann on 2018-05-03

    Price: CDN$ 40.74

    • The Tiger's Wife

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Tea Obreht
    • Narrated by: Susan Duerden, Robin Sachs
    • Length: 11 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    In a Balkan country mending from war, Natalia, a young doctor, is compelled to unravel the mysterious circumstances surrounding her beloved grandfather’s recent death. Searching for clues, she turns to his worn copy of The Jungle Book....

    Price: CDN$ 41.68

    • The Lacuna

    • Written by: Barbara Kingsolver
    • Narrated by: Barbara Kingsolver
    • Length: 19 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    From the Mexico City of Frida Kahlo to the America of J. Edgar Hoover, The Lacuna tells the poignant story of a man pulled between two nations....

    Price: CDN$ 52.82

    • Home

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Marilynne Robinson
    • Narrated by: Maggi-Meg Reed
    • Length: 12 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Glory Boughton, aged 38, has returned to Gilead to care for her dying father....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Terrific novel, badly read

    • By Gordon on 2019-02-06

    Price: CDN$ 47.54

    • The Road Home

    • Written by: Rose Tremain
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 14 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    London holds the alluring possibilities of friendship, sex, money, and a new career. But, more than this, the sense of belonging....

    Price: CDN$ 28.21

    • Half of a Yellow Sun

    • Written by: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
    • Narrated by: Zainab Jah
    • Length: 18 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 32

    Half of a Yellow Sun is a tremendously evocative novel of the promise, hope, and disappointment of the Biafran war....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Incredible story and amazing narration

    • By Laura on 2019-01-30

    Price: CDN$ 51.75

    • We Need to Talk About Kevin

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Lionel Shriver
    • Narrated by: Coleen Marlo
    • Length: 16 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Eva never really wanted to be a mother - and certainly not the mother of a boy who ends up murdering seven of his fellow high school students, a cafeteria worker, and a much-adored teacher....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Worth your time

    • By Kindle Customer on 2018-02-06

    Price: CDN$ 45.28

    • Small Island

    • Written by: Andrea Levy
    • Narrated by: Andrea Levy
    • Length: 17 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Andrea Levy's acclaimed Small Island is a delicately wrought and profoundly moving novel of empire, prejudice, war, and love....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful book!

    • By Stacey on 2018-02-24

    Price: CDN$ 28.64

    • Bel Canto

    • Written by: Ann Patchett
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 11 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    Ann Patchett’s award winning, New York Times best-selling Bel Canto balances themes of love and crisis as disparate characters learn that music is their only common language. The author’s lyrical prose and lucid imagination make Bel Canto a captivating story of strength and frailty, love and imprisonment, and an inspiring tale of transcendent romance....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A brilliant vision

    • By Anonymous User on 2019-04-27

    Price: CDN$ 40.74

    • The Idea of Perfection

    • Written by: Kate Grenville
    • Narrated by: Odette Joannidis
    • Length: 10 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Set in the eccentric backwater of Karakarook (pop. 1,374), New South Wales, this is the story of Douglas Cheeseman, a shy and clumsy engineer with jug-ears who meets Harley Savage....

    Price: CDN$ 29.93

    • A Crime in the Neighborhood

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Suzanne Berne
    • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Reminiscent of To Kill a Mockingbird, A Crime in the Neighborhood is the story of a young girl’s coming of age during a turbulent time in American history....

    Price: CDN$ 32.41

    • Larry's Party

    • Written by: Carol Shields
    • Narrated by: William Roberts
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Larry's Party covers the life of Larry Weller, a modern man in the twentieth century....

    Price: CDN$ 26.91

    • Fugitive Pieces

    • A Novel (Vintage International)
    • Written by: Anne Michaels
    • Narrated by: Peter Marinker
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In 1940 a boy bursts from the mud of a war-torn Polish city, where he has buried himself to hide from the soldiers who murdered his family....

    Price: CDN$ 24.97