2006 BSFA Awards Shortlist

The British Science Fiction Association has announced the shortlist for the 2006 BSFA Awards:

NOVEL

  • Darkland, Liz Williams
  • End of the World Blues by Jon Courtenay Grimwood
  • Icarus by Roger Levy
  • The Last Witchfinder by James Morrow
  • Nova Swing by M. John Harrison


SHORT FICTION

  • “The Djinn’s Wife” by Ian McDonald [Read a preview]
  • “The Highway Men” by Ken MacLeod
  • The House Beyond Your Sky by Benjamin Rosenbaum
  • “The Point of Roses” by Margo Lanagan
  • “Signal to Noise” by Alastair Reynolds [See SF Signal review]
  • Sounding” by Elizabeth Bear

ARTWORK

NON-FICTION – BSFA Recommended Reading List

  • The Arthur C. Clarke Award: A Critical Anthology edited by Paul Kincaid and Andrew M. Butler
  • Daughters of Earth: Feminist Science Fiction in the Twentieth Century by Justine Larbalestier
  • Great British Comics by Paul Gravett
  • James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon by Julie Phillips [See SF Signal review]
  • Polder: A Festschrift for John Clute and Judith Clute edited by Farah Mendlesohn