The results are in, all nominations have been counted and we have great pleasure in announcing the BSFA Award Shortlist.
Congratulations to all the nominees! Note that there are only four nominees in the Best Novel category, and six nominees in the Best Short Fiction and Best Artwork categories due to ties for fifth place. The Awards will be presented at this year’s Eastercon, Odyssey .
Ian Watson & Roberto Quaglia – The Beloved Time of Their Lives – The Beloved of My Beloved, Newcon Press
Eugie Foster – Sinner, Baker, Fabulist, Priest; Red Mask, Black Mask, Gentleman, Beast – Interzone
Ian Whates – The Assistant – The Solaris Book of Science Fiction Volume 3
Ian McDonald – Vishnu at the Cat Circus
Kim Lakin-Smith – Johnnie and Emmie-Lou Get Married – Interzone
Dave Hutchinson – The Push, Newcon Press
Adam Tredowski – cover of Interzone 220
Adam Tredowski – cover of Interzone 224
Adam Tredowski – cover of Interzone 225
Nitzan Klamer – 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, cover, art project published online (http://www.flickr.com/photos/kipizki/3753443748/in/set-72157621759215456/)
Stephanie Pui-Min Law- Emerald – http://www.shadowscapes.com/image.php?lineid=23&bid=512
Stephan Martiniere – Cover of Desolation Road by Ian McDonald: http://www.angel.org/will/site/files/ian-mcdonald-desolation-road.jpg
BSFA members and attendees of the Eastercon convention may now submit votes based on this shortlist (a form will go out in the next mailing to BSFA members to assist with this), to reach my email or postal address by Monday 29th March:
11 Stanhope Road, Queen’s Park, Northampton, NN2 6JU
Please remember, if sending me your votes, to include the following: your BSFA membership number OR your Eastercon badge number for this year. If you are a BSFA member who cannot remember your membership number, please contact me in advance of the deadline for assistance. If we are unable to verify your voting eligibility, we will not be able to count your vote.
How to vote: Mark your choices in each category in order of preference: