— CC Finlay (@ccfinlay) March 26, 2016
The 2016 Philip K. Dick Award winner is Apex by Ramez Naam (Angry Robot Books). And a special citation was given to Archangel by Marguerite Reed (Arche Press).
The award is given for distinguished science fiction published in paperback original form for the first time during 2015 in the United States.
The winner was announced March 25 at Norwescon 39 in SeaTac, WA.
The Philip K. Dick Award is presented annually with the support of the Philip K. Dick Trust for distinguished science fiction published in paperback original form in the United States. The award is sponsored by the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society.
The 2015 judges were Eric James Fullilove, James C. Glass, David M. Higgins, Lisa Mason (chair), and Jack Skillingstead.
This year’s judges are Michael Armstrong, Brenda Clough, Meg Elison, Lee Konstantinou, and Ben Winters.
— Ramez Naam (@ramez) March 25, 2016