This week-end two more awards named their winners, Nebula Award and James Tiptree, Jr. Award.
The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America announced the 2008 Nebula Awards winners:
Best novel: “Powers” by Ursula K. Le Guin
Best Novella: “The Spacetime Pool” by Catherine Asaro
Best Novelette: “Pride and Prometheus” by John Kessel
Best Short Story: “Trophy Wives” by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
Best Script: “WALL-E” by Andrew Stanton & Jim Reardon
Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy: “Flora’s Dare: How a Girl of Spirit Gambles All to Expand Her Vocabulary, Confront a Bouncing Boy Terror, and Try to Save Califa from a Shaky Doom (Despite Being Confined to Her Room)” by Ysabeau S. Wilce
The James Tiptree, Jr. Award Council announced the 2008 James Tiptree, Jr. Award winners. The Award was founded in 1991 to honor Alice Sheldon, who wrote under the pseudonym James Tiptree, Jr. and is presented each year for works that explore and expand gender roles in Science Fiction and Fantasy. This year we have two winners:
“The Knife of Never Letting Go” by Patrick Ness
“Filter House” by Nisi Shawl
Congratulations to all the winners!