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Girl, Woman, Other

Girl, Woman, Other is a novel by Bernardine Evaristo.

Bernardine Evaristo

From Newcastle to Cornwall, from the birth of the twentieth century to the teens of the twenty-first, Girl Woman Other follows a cast of twelve characters on their personal journeys through this country and the last hundred years. They're each looking for something — a shared past, an unexpected future, a place to call home, somewhere to fit in, a lover, a missed mother, a lost father, even just a touch of hope... (From Penguin Random House)

Girl, Woman, Other co-won the 2019 Booker Prize.

Interviews with Bernardine Evaristo 

The co-winner of the 2019 Man Booker Prize talks to Eleanor Wachtel about her ambitious novel, and about growing up in a large, mixed-race family in London in the 1960s and '70s.

More about the Booker Prize

Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo jointly win Booker Prize

3 years ago
Duration 1:56
Canadian writer Margaret Atwood and British author Bernardine Evaristo split the prestigious Booker Prize after the judging panel broke the rules when they couldn’t pick.

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