Read Girl, Woman, Other. A beautiful book. Bernardine Evaristo is winner of 2019 Booker Prize. 1st black woman to receive highest literary honour in English language. A magnificent portrayal of intersections of identity. A moving, hopeful story of an interconnected group of Black British women. Paints a vivid portrait of the state of contemporary Britain, looks back to the legacy of colonial history in Africa, Caribbean.
Sparklingly witty, full of emotion. Written in an innovative, evocative fast-moving form with poetic technique. A polyphonic, richly textured social novel that shows a side of Britain we rarely see. One that reminds of all that connects to our neighbours, even in times when we’re encouraged to be split apart.