Locus Award Winners and Finalists for the following categories are:

SCIENCE FICTION NOVEL

• Abaddon’s Gate, James S.A. Corey (Orbit US; Orbit UK) … winner

• MaddAddam , Margaret Atwood (McClelland & Stewart; Bloomsbury; Talese)
• The Best of All Possible Worlds , Karen Lord (Del Rey; Jo Fletcher UK)
• Shaman , Kim Stanley Robinson (Orbit US; Orbit UK)
• Neptune’s Brood , Charles Stross (Ace; Orbit UK)

FANTASY NOVEL

• The Ocean at the End of the Lane , Neil Gaiman (Morrow; Headline Review)  … winner

• NOS4A2 , Joe Hill (Morrow; Gollancz as NOS4R2 )
• River of Stars , Guy Gavriel Kay (Roc; Viking Canada; HarperCollins UK)
• Doctor Sleep , Stephen King (Scribner; Hodder & Stoughton)
• The Republic of  Thieves , Scott Lynch (Del Rey; Gollancz)

YOUNG ADULT BOOK

• The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two, Catherynne M. Valente   … winner
(Feiwel and Friends)

• Zombie Baseball Beatdown , Paolo Bacigalupi (Little, Brown)
• The Coldest Girl in Coldtown , Holly Black (Little, Brown; Indigo)
• Homeland , Cory Doctorow (Tor Teen; Titan)
• The Summer Prince , Alaya Dawn Johnson (Levine)

FIRST NOVEL

• Ancillary Justice, Ann Leckie (Orbit US; Orbit UK)  … winner (also won the Nebula Award)

• The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic , Emily Croy Barker (Dorman)
• The Golden City , J. Kathleen Cheney (Roc)
• A Stranger in Olondria , Sofia Samatar (Small Beer)
• The Golem and the Jinni , Helene Wecker (Harper)

 

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