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Orange Prize for Fiction might well soon be the Apple Prize
Aug 13 2012
The well respected prize that celebrates the best of women's international fiction that has, since 1995, been known as The Orange Prize for Fiction, might well soon become the Apple Prize for Fiction - if the rumors abounding that the US technology giant is close to agreeing to take over sponsorship of the award are correct.
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