Locus Award finalists are littered with contributors from Peter S. Beagle and Jacob Weisman’s THE NEW VOICES OF FANTASY


Though Peter S. Beagle and Jacob Weisman’s THE NEW VOICES OF FANTASY was not among the recently announced 2018 Locus Awards finalists, anthology contributors Max Gladstone, Carmen Maria Machado, Sarah Pinsker, Sofia Samatar, and JY Yang were all honored.



  • The Stone in the Skull, Elizabeth Bear (Tor)
  • City of Miracles, Robert Jackson Bennett (Broadway; Jo Fletcher)
  • Ka: Dar Oakley in the Ruin of Ymr, John Crowley (Saga)
  • The House of Binding Thorns, Aliette de Bodard (Ace; Gollancz)
  • The Ruin of Angels, Max Gladstone ( Publishing)
  • Spoonbenders, Daryl Gregory (Knopf; riverrun)
  • The Stone Sky, N.K. Jemisin (Orbit US; Orbit UK)
  • Jade City, Fonda Lee (Orbit US; Orbit UK)
  • The Delirium Brief, Charles Stross ( Publishing; Orbit UK)
  • Horizon, Fran Wilde (Tor)


  • In Calabria, Peter S. Beagle (Tachyon)
  • River of Teeth, Sarah Gailey ( Publishing)
  • Agents of Dreamland, Caitlín R. Kiernan ( Publishing)
  • Passing Strange, Ellen Klages ( Publishing)
  • Down Among the Sticks and Bones, Seanan McGuire ( Publishing)
  • Binti: Home, Nnedi Okorafor ( Publishing)
  • “And Then There Were (N-One)“, Sarah Pinsker (Uncanny 3-4/17)
  • All Systems Red, Martha Wells, ( Publishing)
  • The Black Tides of Heaven, JY Yang ( Publishing)
  • The Red Threads of Fortune, JY Yang ( Publishing)


  • “Children of Thorns, Children of Water“, Aliette de Bodard (Uncanny 7-8/17)
  • “The Hermit of Houston”, Samuel R. Delany (F&SF 9-10/17)
  • “Come See the Living Dryad“, Theodora Goss ( 3/9/17)
  • “The Worshipful Society of Glovers“, Mary Robinette Kowal (Uncanny 7-8/17)
  • “Extracurricular Activities“, Yoon Ha Lee ( 2/15/17)
  • “The Hidden Girl”, Ken Liu (The Book of Swords)
  • “The Mathematical Inevitability of Corvids”, Seanan McGuire (Black Feathers)
  • “Wind Will Rove”, Sarah Pinsker (Asimov’s 9-10/17)
  • “The Lamentation of Their Women“, Kai Ashante Wilson ( 8/24/17)
  • “Waiting on a Bright Moon“, JY Yang ( 7/12/17)


  • Six Months, Three Days, Five Others, Charlie Jane Anders ( Publishing)
  • The Overneath, Peter S. Beagle (Tachyon)
  • Norse Mythology, Neil Gaiman (Norton; Bloomsbury)
  • Strange Weather, Joe Hill (Morrow; Gollancz)
  • Wicked Wonders, Ellen Klages (Tachyon)
  • Cat Pictures Please and Other Stories, Naomi Kritzer (Fairwood)
  • Ursula K. Le Guin: The Hainish Novels and Stories, Ursula K. Le Guin (Library of America)
  • Her Body and Other Parties, Carmen Maria Machado (Graywolf)
  • Tender, Sofia Samatar (Small Beer)
  • The Refrigerator Monologues, Catherynne M. Valente (Saga)

Congratulations to all the finalists

For more info about THE NEW VOICES OF FANTASY, visit the Tachyon page.

Cover art by Camille André

Cover design by Elizabeth Story