Sturgeon Award Nominee!

It came as something of a surprise, but it looks like my short story The Night Train (Strange Horizons) is nominated for the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, for the best short science fiction of the year.

The full list of nominees:

  • Eleanor Arnason “Mammoths of the Great Plains” (chapbook)
    Damien Broderick “Under the Moons of Venus” Subterranean (Spring)
    Elizabeth Hand “The Maiden Flight of McAuley’s Bellerophon” Stories: All-New Tales
    Geoffrey A. Landis “The Sultan of the Clouds” Asimov’s, September
    Yoon Ha Lee “Flower, Mercy, Needle, Chain” Lightspeed, September
    Paul Park “Ghosts Doing the Orange Dance” F&SF, January / February
    Robert Reed “Dead Man’s Run” F&SF, November / December
    Alastair Reynolds “Troika” Godlike Machines
    Steve Rasnic Tem “A Letter from the Emperor” Asimov’s, January
    Lavie Tidhar “The Night Train” Strange Horizons, 14 June
    Peter Watts “The Things” Clarkesworld, January