2018 Nebula Award Finalists Are Announced

Adrian Liang on February 21, 2019
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On February 20, 2019, the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America announced the nominees for the 54th Annual Nebula Awards as well as the Andre Norton Award for Outstanding Young Adult Science Fiction or Fantasy Book. The winners will be presented with their awards at a ceremony at the Nebula Conference in California on May 18, 2019.

We've highlighted three of the Nebula and Andre Norton award categories below: Novel, Novella, and Young Adult book. To see the nominees for the Nebula Awards for Novelette, Short Story, and Game Writing, plus the Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation, visit the Nebula Award finalists' announcement page.

Congratulations to all the nominees!

Novel

The Calculating Stars: A Lady Astronaut Novel The Calculating Stars: A Lady Astronaut Novel by Mary Robinette Kowal (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


The Poppy War: A Novel The Poppy War by R. F Kuang ** (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Blackfish City: A Novel Blackfish City by Sam J Miller * (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Spinning Silver: A Novel Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik * (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Witchmark (The Kingston Cycle) Witchmark (The Kingston Cycle) by C. L. Polk * (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Trail of Lightning (The Sixth World) Trail of Lightning (The Sixth World) by Rebecca Roanhorse ** (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)



Novella

Fire Ant (The Navy of Humanity:  Wasp Squadron) Fire Ant (The Navy of Humanity: Wasp Squadron) by Jonathan P. Brazee (Print Book | Kindle Book)


The Black God's Drums The Black God's Drums by P. Djèlí Clark ** (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


The Tea Master and the Detective The Tea Master and the Detective by Aliette de Bodard (Print Book | Kindle Book)


Alice Payne Arrives Alice Payne Arrives by Kate Heartfield (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Gods, Monsters, and the Lucky Peach Gods, Monsters, and the Lucky Peach by Kelly Robson (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Artificial Condition: The Murderbot Diaries Artificial Condition: The Murderbot Diaries by Martha Wells * (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)



Andre Norton Award for Outstanding Young Adult Science Fiction or Fantasy Book

Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha) Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha) by Tomi Adeyemi ** (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Aru Shah and the End of Time (A Pandava Novel Book 1) (Pandava Series) Aru Shah and the End of Time (A Pandava Novel Book 1) by Roshani Chokshi ** (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


A Light in the Dark (Dark Stars) A Light in the Dark (Dark Stars) by A.K. DuBoff (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Tess of the Road Tess of the Road by Rachel Hartman (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Dread Nation Dread Nation by Justina Ireland ** (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)


Peasprout Chen, Future Legend of Skate and Sword Peasprout Chen, Future Legend of Skate and Sword by Henry Lien (Print Book | Kindle Book | Audible Audiobook)

* Also selected as one of the Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Books of the Month during its month of publication, by the Amazon Books editors

** Also selected as one of the Best Science Fiction and Fantasy or Best Young Adult Books of 2018, by the Amazon Books editors


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