The Libertarian Futurist Society has announced the finalists for the 2014 Prometheus Award, recognizing pro-freedom novels published in the last year, and the Hall of Fame Award for best classic fiction:
- Homeland by Cory Doctorow (Tor)
- A Few Good Men by Sarah Hoyt (Baen)
- Crux by Ramez Naam (Angry Robot)
- Nexus by Ramez Naam (Angry Robot)
- Brilliance by Marcus Sakey (Thomas & Mercer)
This category honors novels, novellas, stories, graphic novels, anthologies, films, TV shows/series, plays, poems, music recordings and other works of fiction first published or broadcast more than five years ago.
- “Sam Hall”, Poul Anderson (1953)
- Falling Free, Lois McMaster Bujold (1988)
- “‘Repent, Harlequin!’ Said the Ticktockman”, Harlan Ellison (1965)
- Courtship Rite, Donald M. Kingsbury (1982)
- “As Easy as A.B.C.”, Rudyard Kipling (1912)
The award will be presented in a ceremony during the 2014 World Science Fiction Convention, to be held in London England, August 14-18, 2014.
[via Locus Online]