And the nominations are:
You can read more about the titles at the Orange Prize website.
- The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
Beyond Black by Hilary Mantel
The Accidental by Ali Smith
On Beauty by Zadie Smith
Everyman's Rules for Scientific Living by Carrie Tiffany
The Night Watch by Sarah Waters
Let's see. I've read two of the titles. Own four of them.
And the Carrie Tiffany novel had slipped beneath my radar. She may well win if the current spell of good luck for writers with an Aussie connection still holds.
Anyway, place your bets! The award ceremony will be held June 6th.