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Locus Awards 2015 finalists announced

The finalists for the 2015 Locus Awards for science-fiction and fantasy writing have been announced, and include several Australians.

Garth Nix has been nominated in the young-adult category for Clariel (A&U); ‘The Truth About Owls’ by Amal El-Mohtar, originally published by Australian publisher Twelfth Planet Press in the anthology Kaleidoscope (ed by Alisa Krasnostein & Julia Rios), is a finalist in the short-story category; Shaun Tan is nominated in the artist category; and Australian science-fiction publisher and Locus reviews editor Jonathan Strahan is nominated in the editor and anthology categories for Reach for Infinity (Solaris).

The winners will be announced during the Locus Awards Weekend in Seattle on 26-28 June. To see the full list of finalists, click here.


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