Nebula Awards

Sci-Fi and fantasy lovers, here are some great reads for you.

The Nebula Awards are voted on, and presented by, active members of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc. With its 1,500 members, many of the leading writers of science fiction and fantasy, it awards the best in sci-fi and fantasy one of major fiction genres.

The 2014 Nebula Awards (presented 2015) has been announced, including nominees for the Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation, and nominees for the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy.


The Goblin Emperor, by Katherine Addison (Tor)

Trial by Fire by Charles E. Gannon (Baen)

Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie (Orbit US; Orbit UK)

The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu (Tor)

Coming Home by Jack McDevitt (Ace)

Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer (FSG Originals; Fourth Estate; HarperCollins Canada)


We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl Gregory (Tachyon)

Yesterday’s Kin by Nancy Kress (Tachyon)

“The Regular”  by Ken Liu (Upgraded)

“The Mothers of Voorhisville” by Mary Rickert ( 4/30/14)

Calendrical Regression by Lawrence Schoen (NobleFusion)

“Grand Jeté (The Great Leap)” by Rachel Swirsky (Subterranean Summer ’14)


“Sleep Walking Now and Then,” Richard Bowes ( 7/9/14)

“The Magician and Laplace’s Demon,” Tom Crosshill (Clarkesworld 12/14)

“A Guide to the Fruits of Hawai’i,” Alaya Dawn Johnson (F&SF 7-8/14)

“The Husband Stitch,” Carmen Maria Machado (Granta #129)

“We Are the Cloud,” Sam J. Miller (Lightspeed 9/14)

“The Devil in America,” Kai Ashante Wilson ( 4/2/14)

Short Story

“The Breath of War,” Aliette de Bodard (Beneath Ceaseless Skies 3/6/14)

“When It Ends, He Catches Her,” Eugie Foster (Daily Science Fiction 9/26/14)

“The Meeker and the All-Seeing Eye,” Matthew Kressel (Clarkesworld 5/14)

“The Vaporization Enthalpy of a Peculiar Pakistani Family,” Usman T. Malik (Qualia Nous)

“A Stretch of Highway Two Lanes Wide,” Sarah Pinsker (F&SF 3-4/14)

“Jackalope Wives,” Ursula Vernon (Apex 1/7/14)

“The Fisher Queen,” Alyssa Wong (F&SF 5/14)

Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

Edge of Tomorrow, Screenplay by Christopher McQuarrie and Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Guardians of the Galaxy, Written by James Gunn and Nicole Perlman (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

Interstellar, Written by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan (Paramount Pictures)

The Lego Movie, Screenplay by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller  (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy

Unmade by Sarah Rees Brennan (Random House)

Salvage by Alexandra Duncan (Greenwillow)

Love Is the Drug by Alaya Dawn Johnson (Levine)

Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future by A.S. King (Little, Brown)

Dirty Wings by Sarah McCarry (St. Martin’s Griffin)

Greenglass House by Kate Milford (Clarion)

The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton (Candlewick)

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