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2016 Arthur C. Clarke Award Winner! Posted at 5:11 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The 2016 Arthur C. Clark Award has been announced:

Children of Time

WINNER:

FINALISTS:

Our congrats to Adrian Tchaikovsky and all the finalists.

2016 Hugo Award Winner! Posted at 11:26 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The 2016 Hugo Awards have been announced at MidAmericon II, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention in Kansas City, MO. In the Best Novel category the winner is:

The Fifth Season

WINNER:

FINALISTS:

Our congrats to N. K. Jemisin and all the finalists. You can see the complete list of winners in all categories over at Locus. With this award win Jemisin has been added to our ever-growing list of Award Winning Books by Women Authors again.

2016 John W. Campbell Award Winner! Posted at 8:00 AM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The winner of the John W. Campbell Award for 2016 was announced at MidAmeriCon II on August 18.

RadiomenJohn W. Campbell Memorial Award

WINNER:

  • Radiomen by Eleanor Lerman (The Permanent Press)

FINALISTS:

Our congrats to Eleanor and all the finalists. With this award win Lerman has been added to our ever-growing list of Award Winning Books by Women Authors.

2016 Aurora Award Winner Posted at 5:34 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

A Daughter of No Nation

The 2016 Aurora Awards winners have been announced, celebrating the “best works and activities done by Canadians in 2015.”

Aurora AwardWINNER:

FINALISTS:

 

Locus has the full list of winners in all categories.

Our congrats to A. M. Dellamonica and all the finalists!  With this award win Dellamonica has been added to our ever-growing list of Award Winning Books by Women Authors.

2016 Mythopoeic Award Winner Posted at 12:28 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The Mythopoeic Society has announced the 2016 Mythopoeic Award winners. In the Adult Literature category the winner is:

Uprooted 

WINNER:

FINALISTS:

 

Our congrats to Naomi Novik and all the finalists. You can see the complete list of winners in all categories in the official press release.

This is the third win from 6 nominations for Novik and Uprooted which already took home the Nebula and Locus Fantasy awards and is still in the hunt for the Hugo, Holdstock, and World Fantasy awards.  Impressive.

2016 Prometheus Award Winner Posted at 2:00 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The Libertarian Futurist Society has announced the winner of the 2016 Prometheus Award, honoring pro-freedom works published in 2015.

Sevenevesprometheus Award

WINNER:

  • Seveneves by Neal Stephenson (William Morrow)

NOMINEES:

Our congrats to Neal Stephenson and all the noms!

2016 World Fantasy Award Finalists Posted at 8:00 AM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The Buried Giant The Fifth Season Uprooted Savages The Chimes A Head Full of Ghosts

The 2016 World Fantasy Awards finalists have been announced. The awards will be presented during the World Fantasy Convention, October 27-30, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio.

World Fantasy AwardThe finalists in the Novel category are:

Our congrats to all the finalists!  You can see the full list of finalists in all categories on the Locus website.

What do you think of this lineup?

2015 Shirley Jackson Award Winner Posted at 8:00 AM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The 2015 Shirley Jackson Award winners have been announced at Readercon 27 in Quincy, Massachusetts.

Experimental FilmShirley Jackson Award

WINNER:

FINALISTS:

Our congrats to Gemma Files and all the finalists! You can see the complete list of winners in all categories over at Locus Online.

What do you think of this result?

2016 David Gemmell Legend and Morningstar Awards Shortlists Posted at 5:29 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The finalists for the 2016 David Gemmel Legend and David Gemmel Morningstar awards have been announced.  Voting is underway now and you have until midnight on Friday, 19th August to get yours in.  That’s right, you get to vote – no strings attached.

 

The Dread Wyrm Son of the Black Sword Slayer Ruin The Liar's Key

David Gemmel Legend AwardThe Legend Award for Best Fantasy Novel:

 


Battlemage The Traitor Baru Cormorant The Fire Sermon Starborn The Vagrant An Ember in the Ashes

David Gemmell Morningstar AwardThe Morningstar Award for Best Fantasy Newcomer:

 

The presentation takes place at 8 p.m. on Saturday 24 September at Fantasycon in Scarborough, UK.

What do you think of these finalists?  Anything surprise you on the list?  What are your picks?

2016 Locus Awards Winners Posted at 6:47 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The Locus Science Fiction Foundation has announced the winners for the 2016 Locus Awards on Saturday, June 25, 2016 during the Locus Awards Weekend in Seattle WA.  The winners are:

Ancillary Mercy

Locus Science Fiction Novel:

Uprooted

Locus Fantasy Novel:

The Grace of Kings

Locus First Novel:

The Shepherd's Crown

Locus Young Adult Book:

For the complete list of winners in all categories check out the official press release from Locus.  Our congratulations to all the winners and nominees!

What do you think of these picks? Did your favorites win?