01/09/2005. Contributed by Jessica Martin
The final nominees for the 2005 Geffen Award have been selected.
The Geffen Award is presented to distinguished works in the genre by The Israeli Society for Science Fiction and Fantasy, during the annual ICon (18th-21st Oct 2005, Tel Aviv).
The final nominees are as follows -
Translated SF books:
The Chronoliths / Robert Charles Wilson
The Speed of Dark / Elizabeth Moon
Burndive / Karin Lowachee
Sky Coyote / Kage Baker
Childhood's End / Arthur C. Clarke
Translated fantasy books:
The Lions of Al-Rassan / Guy Gavriel Kay
Transformation / Carol Berg
The Amber Spyglass / Philip Pullman
Wizard of the Pigeons / Megan Lindholm
Guilty Pleasures / Laurell K. Hamilton
More information on the upcoming ICon2005 can be found over at http://eng.icon.org.il/
While the complete list of finalists in all categories can be found over at http://www.sf-f.org.il/static/news.htm
Thanks to Doron Calo for the news tip-off.
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