We are delighted to host this annual award for the best science fiction novel of the year, selected from novels whose UK first edition was published in the previous calendar year.
The greater purpose of the Award is to promote UK science fiction literature and the sense of wonder, speculation and imagination for which the genre is most renowned.
The shortlist for the 2010 Arthur C. Clarke Award is:
- Spirit by Gwyneth Jones
- WINNER - The City And The City by China Miéville
- Yellow Blue Tibia by Adam Roberts
- Galileo's Dream by Kim Stanley Robinson
- Far North by Marcel Theroux
Faber & Faber
- Retribution Falls by Chris Wooding
The winner is announced on Wed 28 April at the festival.