03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Evie Wyld, British Bookseller, Wins UK Literary Prize

Evie Wyld, 29, defeated rivals including Aravind Adiga, who took the Man Booker last year, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the Orange Prize victor two years ago, to take the 5,000 pound John Llewellyn Rhys Prize for best work of literature by a UK or Commonwealth writer aged 35 or under.

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