I am thrilled to announce that Semiosis
is shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke Award
. The shortlist was announced today
, and the full list is:Semiosis
by Sue Burke (HarperVoyager)Revenant Gun
by Yoon Ha Lee (Solaris)Frankenstein in Baghdad
by Ahmed Saadawi (Oneworld)The Electric State
by Simon Stålenhag (Simon and Schuster)Rosewater
by Tade Thompson (Orbit)The Loosening Skin
by Aliya Whiteley (Unsung Stories)
These are splendid books, and I am lucky and honored to be among them.
The award describes itself as “the UK’s premier prize for science fiction literature.” The winner will be announced on July 17 in London and receives an engraved bookend and a cash prize.