The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America has announced the winners of the 2014 Nebula Awards (presented 2015), as well as the Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation, and the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy.
Annihilation, Jeff VanderMeer (FSG Originals; Fourth Estate; Harper Collins Canada)
Yesterday’s Kin, Nancy Kress (Tachyon)
“A Guide to the Fruits of Hawai’i,” Alaya Dawn Johnson (F&SF 7-8/14)
“Jackalope Wives”by Ursula Vernon (Apex 1/7/14)
Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation
Guardians of the Galaxy, Written by James Gunn and Nicole Perlman (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy
Love Is the Drug, Alaya Dawn Johnson (Levine)
2015 Damon Knight Grand Master Award
Joanna Russ (posthumous), Stanley Schmidt
Kevin O’Donnell Jr. Service Award
Since the Nebula Awards are voted on directly by the SFWA, the nomination and awards cannot be hijacked by voting blocks as has happened this year with the Hugo Awards. The Nebulas, therefore, thankfully remain a Sad Puppy free zone.
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