Posted on 06/29/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The Locus Awards took place in a virtual ceremony over the weekend.
The awards, which honor excellence in science fiction and fantasy literature, are run by the Locus Science Fiction Foundation.
The foundation is also known for publishing Locus magazine.
A full list of contenders and winners of the 2021 Locus Awards is up on the prize website; here is a selection of the winners.
Science fiction novel: Network Effect, by Martha Wells
Fantasy novel: The City We Became, by N.K. Jemisin
Horror novel: Mexican Gothic, by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Young adult novel: A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking, by T. Kingfisher
First novel: Elatsoe, by Darcie Little Badger
Novella: Ring Shout, by P. Djèlí Clark
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