2020 Locus Award Winners

The 2020 Locus Award winners were announced June 27 online. The livestream was wonderful, highlighted by the efforts of the co-presenters: Connie Willis, who was hilarious, and Darryl Gregory, entertaining and funny.

SCIENCE FICTION NOVEL

  • The City in the Middle of the Night, Charlie Jane Anders (Tor; Titan)

FANTASY NOVEL

  • Middlegame, Seanan McGuire (Tor.com Publishing)

HORROR NOVEL

  • Black Leopard, Red Wolf, Marlon James (Riverhead; Hamish Hamilton)

YOUNG ADULT NOVEL

  • Dragon Pearl, Yoon Ha Lee (Disney Hyperion)

FIRST NOVEL

  • Gideon the Ninth, Tamsyn Muir (Tor.com Publishing)

NOVELLA

  • This Is How You Lose the Time War, Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone (Saga)

NOVELETTE

  • “Omphalos”, Ted Chiang (Exhalation)

SHORT STORY

  • “The Bookstore at the End of America”, Charlie Jane Anders (A People’s Future of the United States)

ANTHOLOGY

  • New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color, Nisi Shawl, ed. (Solaris US & UK)

COLLECTION

  • Exhalation, Ted Chiang (Knopf; Picador)

MAGAZINE

  • Tor.com

PUBLISHER

  • Tor

EDITOR

  • Ellen Datlow

ARTIST

  • John Picacio

NON-FICTION

  • Monster, She Wrote: The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction, Lisa Kröger & Melanie R. Anderson (Quirk)

ILLUSTRATED AND ART BOOK

  • Spectrum 26: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, John Fleskes, ed. (Flesk)

LOCUS SPECIAL AWARD

For Inclusivity, Representation, and Education:

  • Writing the Other, Nisi Shawl, Cynthia Ward, & K. Tempest Bradford,

8 thoughts on “2020 Locus Award Winners

  1. Congratulations to all the winners!

    I somehow completely forgot this was today but look forward to watching the ceremony later.

  2. James Davis Nicoll: If you’re sure people weren’t just voting for Tor.com’s search engine, you should be fine.

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