The six finalists for the 2017 Philip K. Dick Award have been announced.
- CONSIDER by Kristy Acevedo (Jolly Fish Press)
- HWARHATH STORIES: TRANSGRESSIVE TALES BY ALIENS by Eleanor Arnason (Aqueduct Press)
- THE MERCY JOURNALS by Claudia Casper (Arsenal Pulp Press)
- GRAFT by Matt Hill (Angry Robot)
- UNPRONOUNCEABLE by Susan diRende (Aqueduct Press)
- SUPER EXTRA GRANDE by Yoss, translated by David Frye (Restless Books)
The award judges are Michael Armstrong (chair), Brenda Clough, Meg Elison, Lee Konstantinou, and Ben Winters.
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 during the previous calendar year. The award is sponsored by the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society and the Philip K. Dick Trust and the award ceremony is sponsored by the Northwest Science Fiction Society.
First prize and any special citations will be announced on Friday, April 14, 2017 at Norwescon 40 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport, SeaTac, Washington.
[Via SF Site News.]