Sunday, June 24, 2018

2018 Locus Awards Winners for Science Fiction & Fantasy Literature Announced


The Locus Science Fiction Foundation have announced the winners for the 2018 Locus Awards.

The Locus Awards are presented to winners of the Locus Magazine's annual readers' poll, first presented in 1971, to recognize excellence in science fiction and fantasy literature.

The winners were announced during the Locus Awards Weekend in Seattle, WA, June 22-24, 2018.

2018 Locus Awards Winners

SCIENCE FICTION NOVEL
  • The Collapsing Empire, John Scalzi (Tor US; Tor UK)

FANTASY NOVEL
  • The Stone Sky, N.K. Jemisin (Orbit US; Orbit UK)

HORROR NOVEL
  • The Changeling, Victor LaValle (Spiegel & Grau)

YOUNG ADULT BOOK
  • Akata Warrior, Nnedi Okorafor (Viking)

FIRST NOVEL
  • The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter, Theodora Goss (Saga)

NOVELLA
  • All Systems Red, Martha Wells, (Tor.com Publishing)

NOVELETTE
  • “The Hermit of Houston”, Samuel R. Delany (F&SF 9-10/17)

SHORT STORY
  • “The Martian Obelisk”, Linda Nagata (Tor.com 7/19/17)

ANTHOLOGY
  • The Book of Swords, Gardner Dozois, ed. (Bantam; HarperCollins UK)

COLLECTION
  • Ursula K. Le Guin: The Hainish Novels and Stories, Ursula K. Le Guin (Library of America)

MAGAZINE
  • Tor.com

PUBLISHER
  • Tor

EDITOR
  • Ellen Datlow

ARTIST
  • Julie Dillon

NON-FICTION
  • Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia E. Butler, Alexandra Pierce & Mimi Mondal, eds. (Twelfth Planet)

ART BOOK
  • The Art of the Pulps: An Illustrated History, Douglas Ellis, Ed Hulse & Robert Weinberg, eds. (IDW)