The finalists for the 2010 Hugo Awards have been announced. The Hugo Awards have been honouring the best from the world of science fiction since 1955.
Canadians Robert J. Sawyer and Robert Charles Wilson have each been nominated for Best Novel. Both writers have won previously, Robert Charles Wilson in 2006 for Spin and Robert J Sawyer in 2003 for Hominids.
Here are the 2010 finalists for Best Novel:
The City and the City by Chima Mieville
Boneshaker by Cherie Priest
Julian Comstock: a story of 22nd Century America
by Robert Charles Wilson
Wake by Robert J. Sawyer
The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigaluni
Palimpsest by Catherynne M. Valente (to be ordered)
Please make note that Robert J. Sawyer will be reading at our Spring Garden Road branch on May 11th @ 7:00.