Sunday, June 13, 2010

Barbara Kingsolver wins Orange Prize for Fiction

Barbara Kingsolver has won the Orange Prize for Fiction for her book The Lacuna. Of The Lacuna, Library Journal says "This is her most ambitious, timely, and powerful novel yet." Barbara's Kingsolver's novel beat out Hilary Mantel's prize-winning Wolf Hall, Kathryn Stockett's popular The Help, & Sarah Waters' The Little Stranger to take the prize. The New York Times announced the win earlier this week.

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