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AM Homes talks about her Women's Prize for Fiction win

6 June 2013 Last updated at 14:00 BST

American writer AM Homes has won the Women's Prize for Fiction, previously known as the Orange Prize, for her novel May We Be Forgiven.

Previous winners have included Zadie Smith, Rose Tremain and Barbara Kingsolver.

Speaking on BBC News, Homes described the win as a "wonderful vote of confidence".