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Nebula Award winners

by Paul

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America have announced the winners of the Nebula Awards. The winners are:          Best Novel All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders Best Novella Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire Best Novelette “The Long Fall Up” by William Ledbetter (F&SF) Best Short Story “Seasons […]

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Sturgeon Award shortlist announced

by Paul

The finalists for this year’s Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award for short fiction have been announced. The winner will be announced at the Campbell Conference Awards Banquet on June 16th. The shortlisted stories are:              Nina Allan, The Art of Space Travel. Amal El-Mohtar, “Seasons of Glass and Iron,” The Starlit Wood. […]

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Locus Award shortlists

by Paul

Locus has announced the top ten finalists in each category of the Locus Awards. The winners will be announced at the Locus Award Weekend in Seattle in June. The full list of finalists is here, but these are the main science fiction categories: Science Fiction Novel                         […]

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Clarke Award and Shadow Clarke shortlists announced

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The shortlist for this year’s Arthur C. Clarke Award has been announced. The six books chosen are:                A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers Ninefox Gambit by Yoon Ha Lee After Atlas by Emma Newman Occupy Me by Tricia Sullivan Central Station by Lavie Tidhar The Underground Railroad by […]

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BSFA Award Winners

by Paul

Easter is a busy time for science fiction awards. So here another set of winners have been announced.        The winners of the BSFA Awards are: Best Novel Europe in Winter by Dave Hutchinson Best Short Fiction “Liberty Bird” by Jaine Fenn (Now We Are Ten) Best Non-Fiction 100 African Writers of SFF […]

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Philip K. Dick Award Winner

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    The winner of this year’s Philip K. Dick Award for the best science fiction published as a paperback original is The Mercy Journals by Claudia Casper. The judges also gave a Special Citation to Unpronounceable by Susan diRende. Facebook0Twitter0Pinterest0Reddit0Total0

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Aurealis Award Winners announced.

by Paul

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 […]

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Eugie Award shortlist announced

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The Eugie short story award, named in honour of the late Eugie Foster, has announced its shortlist for the 2017 award.          “The City Born Great” by N.K. Jemisin (Tor.com, September 2016) “The Limitless Perspective of Master Peek, or, the Luminescence of Debauchery” by Catherynne M. Valente (Beneath Ceaseless Skies, May 2016) “Seasons […]

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And More Awards

by Paul

Awards are coming thick and fast right now, so here’s a round-up of some we’ve noticed: Colson Whitehead has won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for The Underground Railroad. *** The Power by Naomi Alderman has been shortlisted for the £30,000 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction. *** The Canopus Award is a prize for “the finest […]

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Australian SF Awards Shortlists

by Paul

The shortlists have been announced for the Australian SF Awards, also known as the Ditmars. Best Novel              The Grief Hole, Kaaron Warren The Lyre Thief, Jennifer Fallon Squid’s Grief, D.K. Mok Vigil, Angela Slatter The Wizardry of Jewish Women, Gillian Polack Best Novella or Novelette        “All the […]

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