At their annual awards gala, the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America gave this year’s Nebula Awards and Andre Norton Award to the winners below while in Chicago on Saturday, May 14.
Below are the finalists for the Nebula Award for best novel and the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy—with the winners highlighted in red. Congratulations to Naomi Novik for Uprooted, which was also our pick for the best science fiction or fantasy book of 2015.
Nebula Award for Best Novel:
WINNER: Uprooted by Naomi Novik
The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin
Ancillary Mercy by Ann Leckie
The Grace of Kings by Ken Liu
Raising Caine by Charles E. Gannon
Barsk: The Elephants’ Graveyard by Lawrence M. Schoen
Updraft by Fran Wilde
Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy
WINNER: Updraft, Fran Wilde
Seriously Wicked, Tina Connolly
Court of Fives, Kate Elliott
Cuckoo Song, Frances Hardinge
Archivist Wasp, Nicole Kornher-Stace
Zeroboxer, Fonda Lee
Shadowshaper, Daniel José Older
Bone Gap, Laura Ruby
Nimona, Noelle Stevenson
The full list of winners—including those for the categories of novella, novelette, and short story—can be found here.
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