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Friday, 19 March 2010
Hilary Mantel just keeps going...
Booker prize winner Hilary Mantel has been longlisted for yet another literary award for her novel 'Wolf Hall'. The Orange Prize for Fiction, established 15 years ago, celebrates excellence in women's writing. The longlist, described as 'muscular and pleasurable', by the chair of the judging panel, includes Andrea Levy and Sarah Waters, will be cut down to a shortlist on April 20th, and the winner of the £30,000 prize will be announced on June 9th.