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The Animals In that Country by Laura Jean McKay is the 35th Arthur C. Clarke Award winner (awards news).

September 27, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Animals In that Country by Laura Jean McKay is the 35th Arthur C. Clarke Award winner (awards news).

The Animals In that Country (published by Scribe UK), by Laura Jean McKay, is the 35th Arthur C. Clarke Award winner for science fiction novel of the year. Samira Ahmed, a journalist and science fiction lover, revealed the prize live on BBC Radio 4’s Front Row. We meet a grandma amid a future pandemic in […]

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Arthur C. Clarke Award science fiction book of the year for 2021, shortlist (award news).

June 30, 2021 | By | Reply More
Arthur C. Clarke Award science fiction book of the year for 2021, shortlist (award news).

The 35th shortlist for the Arthur C. Clarke Award science fiction book of the year has arrived with us, and the lucky nominees are: The Infinite  – Patience Agbabi (Canongate). The Vanished Birds – Simon Jimenez (Titan). Vagabonds – Hao Jingfang (Head of Zeus). Edge of Heaven – R.B. Kelly (NewCon Press). The Animals in that Country – […]

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Arthur C. Clarke Award winner for 2020 announced: Namwali Serpell (award news).

September 23, 2020 | By | Reply More
Arthur C. Clarke Award winner for 2020 announced: Namwali Serpell (award news).

The winner of this year’s Arthur C. Clarke Award for best SF novel of the year is in, and the title is – drumroll, please … Namwali Serpell for The Old Drift. Tade Thompson, the previous year’s winner, said, “At last, an African book of unarguable universality. Namwali Serpell has created something specifically Zambian and […]

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34th Arthur C. Clarke Award short-list arrives (news).

June 18, 2020 | By | Reply More
34th Arthur C. Clarke Award short-list arrives (news).

The shortlist for the 34th Arthur C. Clarke Award for science fiction literature has arrived … The City in the Middle of the Night  – Charlie Jane Anders (Titan). The Light Brigade – Kameron Hurley (Angry Robot). A Memory Called Empire – Arkady Martine (Tor). The Old Drift – Namwali Serpell (Hogarth). Cage of Souls […]

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Arthur C. Clarke Award nominees announced for 2018.

May 2, 2018 | By | Reply More
Arthur C. Clarke Award nominees announced for 2018.

The Arthur C. Clarke Award for science fiction literature have just announced their 32nd annual shortlist for 2018, which include: Sea of Rust — C. Robert Cargill (Gollancz). Dreams Before the Start of Time — Anne Charnock (47North). American War — Omar El Akkad (Picador). Spaceman of Bohemia — Jaroslav Kalfař (Sceptre). Gather the Daughters — Jennie Melamed (Tinder Press). Borne — Jeff VanderMeer (4th Estate). Award […]

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Arthur C. Clarke Award (the 31st shortlist) for science fiction literature announced.

May 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Arthur C. Clarke Award (the 31st shortlist) for science fiction literature announced.

The 31st Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist for science fiction literature is with us, and the six worthy contenders are, A Closed and Common Orbit, Becky Chambers (Hodder & Stoughton). Ninefox Gambit, Yoon Ha Lee (Solaris). After Atlas, Emma Newman (Roc). Occupy Me, Tricia Sullivan (Gollancz). Central Station, Lavie Tidhar (PS Publishing). The Underground Railroad, […]

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Station Eleven scoops 29th Arthur C. Clarke Award.

May 7, 2015 | By | Reply More
Station Eleven scoops 29th Arthur C. Clarke Award.

Picador’s Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel has been announced as the 29th winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award, one of the main UK prizes for science fiction literature. The award was presented at a ceremony held in the Foyles bookshop flagship store on Charing Cross Road, London, in front of an audience […]

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Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel heads the Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist.

April 8, 2015 | By | Reply More
Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel heads the Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist.

The six shortlisted books for the Arthur C. Clarke Award for best science fiction novel of the year published in 2014 are: The Girl With All The Gifts – M.R. Carey (Orbit). The Book Of Strange New Things – Michel Faber (Canongate). Europe In Autumn – Dave Hutchinson (Solaris). Memory Of Water – Emmi Itäranta […]

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