Garth Nix, Margo Lanagan Shortlisted for 2011 Locus Awards


On 11 May, the Locus Science Fiction Foundation announced the shortlists for the 2011 Locus Awards for science fiction and fantasy writing.

The Awards are presented in 15 categories, including science fiction novel, fantasy novel, short story, collection and editor.

The Copyright Agency congratulates our members Garth Nix and Margo Lanagan whose work appeared in Zombies vs Unicorns (McElderry), which was shortlisted in the anthology category.

Illustrator Shaun Tan was shortlisted in the artist category and in the art books category for his work The Bird King and Other Sketches (Windy Hollow).

The Awards are presented annually based on a reader’s poll conducted by Locus magazine. This year the winners will be announced during the Science Fiction Awards Weekend (24-26 June) in Seattle, Washington, USA.

To view the full shortlist, visit Locus Magazine’s website.

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