Australia’s Aurealis Award winners have been announced. The full list of winners is here.
The winners in the science fiction categories are:
Best Science Fiction Novel
Gemina: Illuminae Files 2, Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
Best Science Fiction Novella
“Salto Mortal”, Nick T Chan (Lightspeed #73)
Best Science Fiction Short Story
“Of Sight, of Mind, of Heart”, Samantha Murray (Clarkesworld #122)
A Feast of Sorrows, Angela Slatter (Prime Books)
Year’s Best YA Speculative Fiction 2015, Julia Rios and Alisa Krasnostein (eds.) (Twelfth Planet Press)
The Convenor’s Award for Excellence
The Rebirth of Rapunzel: A Mythic Biography of the Maiden in the Tower, Kate Forsyth (FableCroft Publishing)
From Nebula and Hugo Award–nominated Carolyn Ives Gilman comes Dark Orbit, a compelling novel featuring alien contact, mystery, and murder.
Reports of a strange, new habitable planet have reached the Twenty Planets of human civilization. When a team of scientists is assembled to investigate this world, exoethnologist Sara Callicot is recruited to keep an eye on an unstable crewmate.