We are pleased to announce the following shortlisted nominees for the BSFA Awards 2014.
Voting will now be opened to BSFA members and attending members of Eastercon. The winner will be announced at a ceremony at the 66th Eastercon aka Dysprosium, taking place at the Park Inn, Heathrow from 3-6 April 2015.
Watch this space for details of the presenters and MC for this event, which will be announced shortly.
Once again, BSFA members will receive a commemorative BSFA Awards booklet with details of all the nominees.
Richard Anderson for the cover of Mirror Empire by Kameron Hurley, published by Angry Robot Books.
Blacksheep for the cover of Bête by Adam Roberts, published by Gollancz
Tessa Farmer for her sculpture The Wasp Factory, after Iain Banks.
Jeffrey Alan Love for the cover of Wolves by Simon Ings, published by Gollancz
Andy Potts for the cover of Mars Evacuees by Sophia McDougall, published by Egmont
Paul Kincaid for Call and Response, published by Beccon Books
Jonathan McCalmont for ‘Deep Forests and Manicured Gardens: A Look at Two New Short Fiction Magazines’
Edward James, for Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers and the First World War
Strange Horizons: various authors for The State of British SF and Fantasy: A Symposium
Karen Burnham for Greg Egan, published by University of Illinois Press
Best Short Fiction:
Ruth E J Booth for “The Honey Trap”, published in La Femme, Newcon Press
Octavia Cade for The Mussel Eater, published by The Book Smugglers
Benjanun Sriduangkaew for Scale Bright, published by Immersion Press
Nina Allan, for The Race, published by Newcon Press
Frances Hardinge, for Cuckoo Song, published by Macmillan
Dave Hutchinson, for Europe in Autumn, published by Solaris
Simon Ings, for Wolves, published by Gollancz
Anne Leckie, for Ancillary Sword, published by Orbit
Claire North, for The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August, published by Orbit
Nnedi Okorafor, for Lagoon, published by Hodder
Neil Williamson, for The Moon King, published byNewcon Press
- The number of nominees in this category is due to a tie for fourth place.
Congratulations to all the shortlisted nominees, and thanks to our members for nominating.