An American Marriage by Tayari Jones has been longlisted for the prestigious Women's Prize for Fiction. The sixteen-strong list was announced this morning (4th March 2019) and reads as follows:

An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker
Remembered by Yvonne Battle-Felton
My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite
The Pisces by Melissa Broder
Milkman by Anna Burns
Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi
Ordinary People by Diana Evans
Swan Song by Kelleigh Greenberg-Jephcott
Number One Chinese Restaurant by Lillian Li
Bottled Goods by Sophie van Llewyn
Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli
Praise Song for the Butterflies by Bernice L. McFadden
Circe by Madeline Miller
Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss
Normal People by Sally Rooney

The shortlist will be announced on 29th April. More information about the longlist can be found here.

The Women's Prize for Fiction 2019 longlist