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Nebula Award Winners (science fiction)

Description: The Nebula Award is given by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America for exceptional science fiction or fantasy fiction published in the United States. Bookshare is pleased to offer the following titles awarded the Nebula Award for best novel.


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All The Birds In The Sky

by Charlie Jane Anders

Childhood friends Patricia Delfine and Laurence Armstead didn't expect to see each other again, after parting ways under mysterious circumstances during middle school. After all, the development of magical powers and the invention of a two-second time machine could hardly fail to alarm one's peers and families. But now they're both adults, living in the hipster mecca San Francisco, and the planet is falling apart around them...

Date Added: 07/28/2017


Year: 2016

Uprooted

by Naomi Novik

Naomi Novik, author of the New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed Temeraire novels, introduces a bold new world rooted in folk stories and legends, as elemental as a Grimm fairy tale.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2015

Annihilation (Southern Reach #1)

by Jeff Vandermeer

Area X has been cut off from the rest of the continent for decades. Nature has reclaimed the last vestiges of human civilization. The first expedition returned with reports of a pristine, Edenic landscape; the second expedition ended in mass suicide, the third expedition in a hail of gunfire as its members turned on one another. The members of the eleventh expedition returned as shadows of their former selves, and within weeks, all had died of cancer. In Annihilation, we join the twelfth expedition...

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2014

Ancillary Justice

by Ann Leckie

On a remote, icy planet, the soldier known as Breq is drawing closer to completing her quest. Breq is both more than she seems and less than she was.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2013

2312

by Kim Stanley Robinson

Winner of the Nebula Award for Best SF Novel of the Year The year is 2312. Scientific and technological advances have opened gateways to an extraordinary future.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2012

Among Others

by Jo Walton

Winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards for Best Novel. Startling, unusual, and yet irresistibly readable, Among Others is at once the compelling story of a young woman struggling to escape a troubled childhood, a brilliant diary of first encounters with the great novels of modern fantasy and SF, and a spellbinding tale of escape from ancient enchantment.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2011

Blackout

by Connie Willis

Oxford in 2060 is a chaotic place, with scores of time-traveling historians being sent into the past. Michael Davies is prepping to go to Pearl Harbor.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2010

All Clear

by Connie Willis

Winner of the Nebula AwardTraveling back in time, from Oxford circa 2060 into the thick of World War II, was a routine excursion for three British historians eager to study firsthand the heroism and horrors of the Dunkirk evacuation and the London

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2010

The Windup Girl

by Paolo Bacigalupi

What happens when calories become currency? What happens when bio-terrorism becomes a tool for corporate profits and forces mankind to the cusp of post-human evolution? Bacigalupi delivers one of the most highly-acclaimed science fiction novels of the 21st century.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2009

Powers

by Ursula K. Le Guin

Young Gav can remember the page of a book after seeing it once, and, inexplicably, he sometimes "remembers" things that are going to happen in the future.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2008

The Yiddish Policemen's Union

by Michael Chabon

For sixty years Jewish refugees and their descendants have prospered in the Federal District of Sitka, a "temporary" safe haven created in the wake of the Holocaust and the shocking 1948 collapse of the fledgling state of Israel.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2007

Seeker

by Jack Mcdevitt

With Polaris, multiple Nebula Award-nominee Jack McDevitt reacquainted readers with Alex Benedict, his hero from A Talent for War. Alex and his assistant, Chase Kolpath, return to investigate the provenance of the cup.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2006

Camouflage

by Joe Haldeman

Two aliens have wandered Earth for centuries. The Changeling has survived by adapting the forms of many different organisms. The Chameleon destroys anything or anyone that threatens it.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2005

Paladin of Souls (Curse of Chalion #2)

by Lois Mcmaster Bujold

Three years have passed since the widowed Dowager Royina Ista found release from the curse of madness that kept her imprisoned in her family's castle of Valenda. Her newfound freedom is costly, bittersweet with memories, regrets, and guilty secrets -- for she knows the truth of what brought her land to the brink of destruction. And now the road -- escape -- beckons... A simple pilgrimage, perhaps. Quite fitting for the Dowager Royina of all Chalion.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2004

The Speed of Dark

by Elizabeth Moon

Tenth anniversary edition • With a new Introduction by the author In the near future, disease will be a condition of the past. Most genetic defects will be removed at birth; the remaining during infancy.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2003

American Gods: The Tenth Anniversary Edition

by Neil Gaiman

First published in 2001, American Gods became an instant classic--an intellectual and artistic benchmark from the multiple-award-winning master of innovative fiction, Neil Gaiman.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2002

American Gods

by Neil Gaiman and Mónica Faerna

Días antes de salir de prisión, la mujer de Sombra, Laura, muere en un misterioso accidente de coche. Aturdido por el dolor, emprende el regreso a casa.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2002

The Quantum Rose

by Catherine Asaro

Kamoj Argali is the young ruler of an impoverished province on a backward planet. To keep her people from starving, she has agreed to marry Jax Ironbridge, the boorish and brutal ruler of a prosperous province.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2001

Darwin's Radio (Darwin #1)

by Greg Bear

A 2000 HUGO AWARD NOMINEE Ancient diseases encoded in the DNA of humans wait like sleeping dragons to wake and infect again--or so molecular biologist Kaye Lang believes. And now it looks as if her controversial theory is in fact chilling reality.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 2000

Parable of the Talents

by Octavia E. Butler

As America rebuilds itself, bigotry threatens a peaceful haven. Lauren Olamina was only eighteen when her family was killed, and anarchy encroached on her Southern California home. She fled the war zone for the hope of quiet and safety in the north.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 1999

Forever Peace

by Joe Haldeman

2043 A.D.: The Ngumi War rages. A burned-out soldier and his scientist lover discover a secret that could put the universe back to square one. And it is not terrifying. It is tempting...

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 1998

The Moon and the Sun

by Vonda N. Mcintyre

Testing of the limits of patience and love, a woman in the court of King Louis XIV defies the will of the king, her brother, and the Pope in defense of what she knows is right, at any cost.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 1997

Slow River

by Nicola Griffith

She awoke in an alley to the splash of rain. She was naked, a foot-long gash in her back was still bleeding, and her identity implant was gone. Lore Van Oesterling had been the daughter of one of the world's most powerful families...

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 1996

The Terminal Experiment

by Robert J. Sawyer

Dr. Peter Hobson has created three electronic simulations of his own personality. But they all have escaped from Hobson's computer into the web-and one of them is a killer.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 1995

Moving Mars

by Greg Bear

Sacrifice, revolution, the promise of freedom. These flood into the life of Casseia Majumdar, daughter of the Binding Multiples.

Date Added: 05/25/2017


Year: 1994


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