So after my previous news, now some good news! The shortlists for the Tin Duck Awards have been announced, and both AURORA: CENTRALIS and AURORA: EDEN are up for Best WA Professional Long Written Work! The Tin Duck Awards are the Western Australian Science Fiction Achievement Awards. I’m very humbled to be mentioned alongside the other nominees – some wonderful WA authors I’ve both met and heard so much about. Here’s the shortlist for that category:
Aurora: Centralis (Aurora 4) by Amanda Bridgeman (Momentum)
Aurora: Eden (Aurora 5) by Amanda Bridgeman (Momentum)
Black Light by K.A. Bedford (Fremantle Press)
The Dagger’s Path by Glenda Larke (Orbit)
Tower of Thorns by Juliet Marillier (Pan Macmillan Australia
Thanks to those who nominated me. Voting is open to full and supporting members of Swancon. Further details, along with the entire ballot for the awards can be found here.