Bookbits for 9 February 2016

  • Frances Hardinge + Corinne Duyvis at ABC stand, DCC2015Awards! Congratulations to Frances Hardinge, whose The Lie Tree nabbed the Costa Book of the Year award!  (Category winners can be found here.) Those of you who visited the ABC stand at Dutch Comic Con last year might have met her there, hanging out with Corinne Duyvis.
  • Awards II!  The British Science Fiction Association has announced their shortlists in several categories, and Aliette de Bodard, who visited the inaugural edition of our Eschacon last year, is nominated!  Winners will be announced at the end of March.  Also, shortlists in all 8 categories for the PEN Literary Awards have been announced.  Interesting titles, as always.  First round of winners will be announced at the beginning of March.
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