The shortlist for the 2018 Women’s Prize for Fiction was announced today. There are 6 finalists:
The Idiot by Elif Batuman
The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar
Sight by Jessie Greengrass
When I Hit You: Or, A Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife by Meena Kandasamy
Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie (https://schatjesshelves.blogspot.ca/2018/04/review-of-home-fire-by-kamila-shamsie.html)
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward (https://schatjesshelves.blogspot.ca/2017/12/review-of-sing-unburied-sing-by-jesmyn.html)
For the longlist, see https://schatjesshelves.blogspot.ca/2018/03/2018-womens-prize-for-fiction-longlist.html.
The winner will be announced on June 6.