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Orange Prize Longlist 2012


ISLAND OF WINGS by Karin Altenberg (Quercus) – Swedish; 1st Novel

ON THE FLOOR by Aifric Campbell (Serpent’s Tail) – Irish; 3rd Novel

THE GRIEF OF OTHERS by Leah Hager Cohen (The Clerkenwell Press) – American; 4th Novel

THE SEALED LETTER by Emma Donoghue (Picador) – Irish; 7th Novel

HALF BLOOD BLUES by Esi Edugyan (Serpent’s Tail) – Canadian; 2nd Novel

THE FORGOTTEN WALTZ by Anne Enright (Jonathan Cape) – Irish; 5th Novel

THE FLYING MAN by Roopa Farooki (Headline Review) – British; 5th Novel

LORD OF MISRULE by Jaimy Gordon (Quercus) – American; 4th Novel

PAINTER OF SILENCE by Georgina Harding (Bloomsbury) – British; 3rd Novel

GILLESPIE AND I by Jane Harris (Faber & Faber) – British; 2nd Novel

THE TRANSLATION OF THE BONES by Francesca Kay (Weidenfeld & Nicolson) – British; 2nd Novel

THE BLUE BOOK by A.L. Kennedy (Jonathan Cape) – British; 6th Novel

THE NIGHT CIRCUS by Erin Morgenstern (Harvill Secker) – American; 1st Novel

THE SONG OF ACHILLES by Madeline Miller (Bloomsbury) – American; 1st Novel

FOREIGN BODIES by Cynthia Ozick (Atlantic Books) – American; 7th Novel

STATE OF WONDER by Ann Patchett (Bloomsbury) – American; 6th Novel

THERE BUT FOR THE by Ali Smith (Hamish Hamilton) – British; 5th Novel

THE PINK HOTEL by Anna Stothard (Alma Books) – British; 2nd Novel

TIDES OF WAR by Stella Tillyard (Chatto & Windus) – British; 1st Novel

THE SUBMISSION by Amy Waldman (William Heinemann) – American; 1st Novel


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