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Vote for the best stories of 2017

If you’re a blogger, podcaster, or youtuber, then you’re eligible to vote in the 2017 Planetary Awards.  The nominated science fiction and fantasy stories are: Short Stories / Novellas “Acadie” … Continue reading

February 15, 2018 · 12 Comments

And the nominees are…

Originally posted on Amid The Imaginary:
It’s been a year since the last Planetary Awards season! I’ll spare you the where-did-the-time-go shtick (but seriously, where DID it go??). As it…

February 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Review/Nomination: Kings of the Wyld

Originally posted on Planetary Defense Command:
Kings of the Wyld by Nicholas Eames Kings of the Wyld is about bands of mercenaries, with the modern concept of musical bands thrown…

February 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Jon Del Arroz nominates

In the shorter story category, Jon Del Arroz nominated “Trouble in an Hourglass” by Jody Lynn Nye, from Straight Outta Tombstone.  For best novel, he nominated “The Guns Above” by … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

JD Cowan nominates

JD Cowan has nominated “Death on the Moon” by Spencer Hart in the shorter story category, and “Good to the Last Drop” by Declan Finn in the novel category. Check … Continue reading

January 20, 2018 · Leave a comment


Originally posted on Space and Sorcery:
It’s again time to vote for the Planetary Awards, the chance to nominate your favorite novel and shorter story for last year. ? ?…

January 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Submit Your 2017 Nominations

Happy New Year — it’s time to nominate your favorite science fiction and fantasy writing for the 2017 Planetary Awards. We’re again doing only two categories: Shorter story (under 40,000 … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · 15 Comments

2016 Winners

The 2016 results are in: The winner for best short story is “Athan and the Priestess” by Schuyler Hernstrom.  The story is in the collection Thune’s Vision. Mr. Hernstrom’s victory … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · 3 Comments

Scott Cole votes

Scott Cole has voted for a novel and a short story.  His votes are after his interview with Donald Uitvlugt. Pictures of his choices’ covers:

April 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

Vote for the best stories of 2016

We’re expanding the voting pool for the awards this year, so read this entire post to find out if YOU are eligible to vote. But first, here are the 2016 … Continue reading

February 15, 2017 · 13 Comments

2015 Winners

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2016 Winners

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