Fabulous news, Space Unicorns! Uncanny Magazine is a Best Magazine Locus Award finalist, and Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas are a Best Editor Locus Award finalist! We are so honored! PLUS, Sarah Pinsker’s “And Then There Were (N-One)“ is a Best Novella Locus Award finalist, Aliette de Bodard’s “Children of Thorns, Children of Water“ is a Best Novelette Locus Award finalist, Mary Robinette Kowal’s “The Worshipful Society of Glovers“ is a Best Novelette Locus Award finalist, and Vina Jie-Min Prasad’s “Fandom for Robots“ is a Best Short Story Locus Award finalist! Congratulations to Sarah, Aliette, Mary, and Vina! And congratulations to all of the phenomenal finalists!
From the Locus website:
Winners will be announced during the Locus Awards Weekend in Seattle WA, June 22-24, 2018; Connie Willis will MC the awards ceremony. Additional weekend events include author readings with Connie Willis and Carrie Vaughn; a kickoff Clarion West party honoring first week instructor Daniel Abraham, Clarion West supporters, awards weekend ticket holders, and special guests; panels with leading authors; an autograph session with books available for sale thanks to University Book Store; and a lunch banquet with the annual Hawai’ian shirt contest, all followed by a Locus party on Saturday night.
The Locus Awards are chosen by a survey of readers in an open online poll that runs from February 1 to April 15. We welcome and invite everyone to vote in the poll. Our recommended list for 2017 can be found here.