Member News Of Note

OWW members and former members continue to gather major award nominations and honors for their work.

The Obelisk Gate by N. K. Jemisin (Orbit Books) has been nominated for the 2017 Hugo for Best Novel, and she is also nominated for the 2017 Hugo for Best Short Story for “The City Born Great” (Tor.com, September 2016)

“The Jewel and Her Lapidary” by Fran Wilde (Tor.com) has been nominated for the 2017 Hugo for Best Novelette. Fran also had three of her 2016 stories appear on the Locus Recommended Reading List: Cloudbound (Tor Books), “The Jewel and Her Lapidary” (Tor.com) and “Only Their Shining Beauty Was Left” (Shimmer)

Congratulations from everyone at OWW on your achivements!

Member News Of Note

OWW alumni continue to gather award nominations.

Beth Cato not only writes great fiction, she writes excellent poetry. Her long poem, “The Box of Dust and Monsters” has been nominated for a 2017 Rhysling Award.

N.K. Jemisin’s novel The Obilisk Gate has been nominated for a 2017 Best Novel Nebula Award.

Fran Wilde’s novelette The Jewel and Her Lapidary has been nominated for a 2017 Novelette Nebula Award.

Congratulations to all of you!

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Jodi Meadows revealed the cover of the first book in her new Fallen Isles Trilogy. You can see the stunning cover for Before She Ignites here. Look for the book in September 2017!

Fran Wilde shared the news that her work made the Locus Recommended Reading List in three separate categories. Cloudbound for novels, The Jewel and Her Lapidary for novellas, and “Only Their Shining Beauty Was Left” in short stories. Congratulations, Fran!

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Jodi Meadows hit a new writer’s milestone. Her co-written book, Lady Jane, hit the number 2 ebook spot on the New York Time’s Bestseller List.

Congratulations!

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Another OWW member award nomination!

Jodi Meadows’ novel, The Mirror King, is on the long list for the 2016 Young Readers Kirkus Prize. Only books that earned starred reviews on Kirkus are nominated, and winners will be selected on November 3, 2016. Best of luck, Jodi!

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Our members and Resident Editors continue to accumulate honors for their work.

We at OWW would like to congratulate Resident Editor Leah Bobet. Her novel, An Inheritance of Ashes, is the 2016 winner of the Sunburst Award for Young Adult Fiction.

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All of us at OWW would like to extent our most heartfelt congratulations to N.K. Jemisin. Her novel, The Fifth Season, won the Hugo Award for Best Novel of 2015 at MidAmericaConII in Kansas City.

OWW members and alumni keep accumulating new honors, and reaching new highs in the field of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror. Those of us behind the scenes couldn’t be happier for them.

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The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America has announced the members of the jury for the 2016 Andre Norton Award.

Among those chosen for the Norton jury are OWW Resident Editor Leah Bobet, and OWW alumni Fran Wilde. Our members and Resident Editors continue to shine, and stand out as some of the best in the field of Science Fiction and Fantasy.

Congratulations from everyone at OWW!

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OWW would like to congratulate all of this year’s Nebula nominees and winners.

Special congratulations go to OWW alumni Beth Cato for her novella Wings of Sorrow and Bone being nominated for a Nebula, and to Fran Wilde for winning the Andre Norton Award for her novel Updraft.