Books to read for Hugo noms

Blackfish City, Sam J. Miller (Ecco; Orbit UK) Space Opera, Catherynne M. Valente (Saga) Record of a Spaceborn Few, Becky Chambers (Harper Voyager US; Hodder & Stoughton) Pride and Prometheus, John Kessel (Saga) The Calculating Stars, Mary Robinette Kowal (Tor) If Tomorrow Comes, Nancy Kress (Tor) Revenant Gun, Yoon Ha Lee (Solaris US; Solaris UK) […]

Strahan Best Of ToC

“Dreadful Young Ladies”, Kelly Barnhill (Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories) “Okay, Glory”, Elizabeth Bear (Twelve Tomorrows) The Only Harmless Great Thing, Brooke Bolander ( Publishing) “If at First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again”, Zen Cho (B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog, 11/31/18) “The Secret Lives of the Nine Negro Teeth of George Washington”, P […]

PKD nominees

The 2019 Philip K. Dick Award nominees have been announced: Time Was, Ian McDonald ( Publishing) The Body Library, Jeff Noon (Angry Robot) 84k, Claire North (Orbit) Alien Virus Love Disaster, Abbey Mei Otis (Small Beer) Theory of Bastards, Audrey Schulman (Europa) Ambiguity Machines and Other Stories, Vandana Singh (Small Beer)

Goodreads best sf of 2018

Vengeful, V.E. Schwab Iron Gold, Pierce Brown Vox, Christina Dalcher Only Human, Sylvain Neuvel Red Clocks, Leni Zumas The Night Masquerade, Nnedi Okorafor Persepolis Rising, James S.A. Corey Artificial Condition, Martha Wells The Oracle Year, Charles Soule Head On, John Scalzi Record of a Spaceborn Few, Becky Chambers Star Wars Thrawn: Alliances, Timothy Zahn Severance, […]

Campbell Memorial Award Finalists

This was announced in June: The Medusa Chronicles, Stephen Baxter & Alastair Reynolds (Saga) Zero K, Don DeLillo (Scribner) The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe, Kij Johnson ( Publishing) Into Everywhere, Paul J. McAuley (Gollancz) Everfair, Nisi Shawl (Tor) Occupy Me, Tricia Sullivan (Gollancz) Rosewater, Tade Thompson (Apex) Central Station, Lavie Tidhar (Tachyon) The Underground Railroad, […]