The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America’s 55th Annual Nebula conference (May 29-31) will be held online this year and the 2019 Nebula Awards will be announced on Saturday, May 30, 2019.
A few weeks ago we discussed the finalists for Best Short Story and Best Novelette. Today we’ll talk about the novels and novellas, including the Middle Grade and Young Adult novels nominated for the Andre Norton Award.
Here are the finalists in these categories. Click the links to read our reviews and get the links to the stories.
- The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow, Redhook; Orbit UK
- A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine, Tor
- Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Del Rey; Jo Fletcher
- A Song for a New Day by Sarah Pinsker, Berkley
- Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir, Tor.com
- Marque of Caine by Charles E. Gannon, Baen
- Anxiety Is the Dizziness of Freedom by Ted Chiang, Knopf
- The Haunting of Tram Car 015 by P. Djèlí Clark, Tor.com
- This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone, Saga
- Her Silhouette, Drawn in Water by Vylar Kaftan, Tor.com
- The Deep by Rivers Solomon, Saga
- Catfish Lullaby by A.C. Wise, Broken Eye Books
ANDRE NORTON AWARD FOR BEST YOUNG ADULT NOVEL:
- Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee, Disney Hyperion
- Peasprout Chen: Battle of Champions by Henry Lien, Holt
- Catfishing on CatNet by Naomi Kritzer, Tor Teen
- Sal and Gabi Break the Universe by Carlos Hernandez, Disney Hyperion
- Riverland by Fran Wilde, Amulet
- Cog by Greg van Eekhout, Harper
Here are our favorites (hover for title & author, click for our review):
Which are your favorites? Which stories have you read? Who do you predict will win?
Give us your thoughts and predictions in the comments. One random commenter with a USA mailing address will choose a book from our stacks.
Good luck to all the finalists!