The shortlist has been posted for the 2015 Norma K. Hemming Award, given by the Australian Science Fiction Foundation for thought-provoking approaches to race, gender, sexuality, class and disability in Australian speculative fiction:
|The Female Factory||collection by Lisa L Hannett and Angela Slatter||Twelfth Planet Press|
|Nil By Mouth||novel by LynC||Satalyte Publishing|
|North Star Guide Me Home||novel by Jo Spurrier||HarperVoyager|
|Razorhurst||novel by Justine Larbalestier||Allen & Unwin|
|The Wonders||novel by Paddy O’Reilly||Affirm Press|
The winner will be announced April 5 at Swancon 40, the 54th Australian Natcon in Perth.
Click on the link to see more information about Norma K. Hemming.