Book Prize

Winner Book Prize 2013

adThe winner of this year’s competition is Angela Davis’s Modern Motherhood: Women and Family in England, 1945-2000 (Manchester University Press, 2012).  Congratulations to Angela for a book that the judges commend as ‘a fascinating survey of women’s experience of motherhood’, ’eminently readable’, ‘a solid and thoughtful study’, ‘an outstanding piece of oral history’, and ‘ambitiously wide ranging’.

The panel wishes to thank all the authors and publishers who took part in the competition for the opportunity to read work of such high quality.