The Libertarian Futurist Society has announced the finalists for this year’s Prometheus Award for best pro-freedom novel. The shortlist is:
(Note that the Libertarian Futurist Society gives the form of name as “Liu Cixin”, though it is given as “Cixin Liu” on the book in question.)
The Award will be presented at Sasquan.
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.