And the Nebula Winner is…

Whoo Hoo!!!!!

Ursula Le Guin author of The Left Hand of Darkness, one of the top ten science fiction novels of all time, has won the coveted Nebula Award for the the third book in the Annals of the Western Shore series, Powers (the first two titles in that series are Voices and Gifts). The paperback came out this month:

Powers (Annals of the Western Shore)
Ursula K. Le Guin
Price:$17.00
Hardcover:512 pages
Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books – (April, ’09)
ISBN-13: 9780152066741

For backlist you don’t want to miss, Le Guin’s adult novel Lavinia is also available in paperback this month.

Lavinia
Ursula K. Le Guin
Price: $14.95
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Harvest Books – (2009-04-28)
ISBN-10: 0156033682
ISBN-13: 9780156033688

While you’re at it, check your holdings for The Earthsea Trilogy and Catwings series. No library should be without them.

Other 2008 Nebula Awards Winners:

Best Novella: The Spacetime Pool by Catherine Asaro

Available on the Analog Web Site: The Spacetime Pool

Best Novelette: Pride and Prometheus by John Kessel

Best Short Story: Trophy Wives by Nina Kiriki Hoffman

Script: WALL-E Screenplay by Andrew Stanton, Jim Reardon, Original story by Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter

Andre Norton Award:

Flora’s Dare: How a Girl of Spirit Gambles All to Expand Her Vocabulary, Confront a Bouncing Boy Terror, and Try to Save Califa from a Shaky Doom (Despite Being Confined to Her Room)
Ysabeau S. Wilce
Price: $17.00
Hardcover: 528 pages
Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books – (2008-09-01)
ISBN-10: 0152054278
ISBN-13: 9780152054274

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