2018 Locus Award Winners

2018 Locus Award Winners

Congratulations to our 2018 Locus Award winners! Best Science Fiction Novel THE COLLAPSING EMPIRE by John Scalzi Best Novella ALL SYSTEMS RED by Martha Wells Best Short Story THE MARTIAN OBELISK by Linda Nagata […]

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2018 Locus Award Finalists

2018 Locus Award Finalists

Congratulations to our out-of-this-world 2018 Locus Award finalists! Best Science Fiction Novel WALKAWAY by Cory Doctorow LUNA: Wolf Moon by Ian McDonald SEVEN SURRENDERS by Ada Palmer THE COLLAPSING EMPIRE by John Scalzi BORNE by Jeff VanderMeer Best Fantasy Novel THE STONE IN THE SKULL by Elizabeth Bear THE RUIN OF ANGELS by Max Gladstone […]

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2017 Locus Award Finalists

2017 Locus Award Finalists

The Locus Science Fiction Foundation has announced the top ten finalists in each category of the 2017 Locus Awards and Macmillan has a strong showing! Best Science Fiction Novel COMPANY TOWN by Madeline Ashby DEATH’S END by Cixin Liu LAST YEAR by Robert Charles Wilson Best Fantasy Novel ALL THE BIRDS IN THE SKY by […]

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2017 Hugo Award Nominees

2017 Hugo Award Nominees

A round of applause for our out-of-this-world 2017 Hugo Award nominees! Best Novel ALL THE BIRDS IN THE SKY by Charlie Jane Anders DEATH’S END by Cixin Liu TOO LIKE THE LIGHTNING by Ada Palmer Best Novella THE BALLAD OF BLACK TOM by Victor LaValle THE DREAM-QUEST OF VELLITT BOE by Kij Johnson EVERY HEART […]

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2016 Hugo Award Winners

2016 Hugo Award Winners

Congratulations to our 2016 Hugo Award winners! Best Novella BINTI by Nnedi Okorafor Best Novelette “Folding Beijing” by Hao Jingfang, translated by Ken Liu (originally published in Uncanny Magazine, Jan-Feb 2015; this story will be included in the anthology INVISIBLE PLANETS) Best Editor, Short Form Ellen Datlow We also had some excellent nominees we’d like […]

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2015 Locus Award Winners

2015 Locus Award Winners

The winners for the 2015 Locus Awards were announced and Tor nabbed several honors! Best Fantasy Novel THE GOBLIN EMPEROR by Katherine Addison (Fun fact: THE GOBLIN EMPEROR has been nominated for every major science fiction literary award this year!) Best Collection LAST PLANE TO HEAVEN by Jay Lake Best Non-Fiction WHAT MAKES THIS BOOK […]

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2015 Locus Award Finalists

2015 Locus Award Finalists

The Locus Science Fiction Foundation has announced the top five finalists in each category of the 2015 Locus Awards and Macmillan has a strong showing! Best Science Fiction Novel THE THREE-BODY PROBLEM by Cixin Liu LOCK IN by John Scalzi ANNIHILATION / AUTHORITY / ACCEPTANCE by Jeff VanderMeer Best Fantasy Novel THE GOBLIN EMPEROR by Katherine Addison STELES OF […]

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2014 Locus Award finalists

2014 Locus Award finalists

The Locus Science Fiction Foundation has announced the top five finalists in each category of the 2014 Locus Awards and Tor Books has a strong showing! 

Best Novella
“The Princess and the Queen” by George R.R. Martin (DANGEROUS WOMEN)

Best Short Story
“Some Desperado” by Joe Abercrombie (DANGEROUS WOMEN

Best Anthology
QUEEN VICTORIA’S BOOK OF SPELLS, edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling
THE YEAR'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION: Thirtieth Annual Collection, edited by Gardner Dozois

Best Publisher
Tor

Best Editor
John Joseph Adams
Ellen Datlow
Gardner Dozois
Ann and Jeff VanderMeer

The winners will be announced during the Locus Awards Weekend in Seattle WA, June 27-29, 2014. See the complete list of awards and finalists here. Congratulations to the nominees!

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Monday Fun Day! (8/13/2012 Edition)

Monday Fun Day! (8/13/2012 Edition)

Happy Monday!

- We're very excited to see some really excellent fiction published by Tor on the official ballot for the 2012 World Fantasy Awards! Jo Walton's AMONG OTHERS is up for Best Novel and two wonderful anothologies BLOOD AND OTHER CRAVINGS edited by Ellen Datlow and THE WEIRD edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer (which kept me company one dark and lonely workday) are both up for Best Anthology! 

- Lydia Netzer's debut novel, SHINE SHINE SHINE, is a New York Times Editors' Choice

- And for all you librarians out there moonlighting as writers, the 2013 Minotaur Books/Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel Competition is now open. Last year's winning novel, A SIMPLE MURDER, was written by a librarian! Let's make it two years in a row!

- Also: 

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