Winners of the 2009 Locus Awards were announced at a ceremony and banquet June 27, 2009 in Seattle WA during the Science Fiction Awards Weekend.
Fantasy Novel: Lavinia, Ursula K. Le Guin (Harcourt)
First Novel: Singularity’s Ring, Paul Melko (Tor)
Novella: “Pretty Monsters”, Kelly Link (Pretty Monsters)
Novelette: “Pump Six”, Paolo Bacigalupi (Pump Six and Other Stories)
Short Story: “Exhalation”, Ted Chiang (Eclipse Two)
Anthology: The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fifth Annual Collection, Gardner Dozois, ed. (St. Martin’s)
Collection: Pump Six and Other Stories, Paolo Bacigalupi (Night Shade Books)
Non-Fiction/Art Book: P. Craig Russell, Coraline: The Graphic Novel, Neil Gaiman, adapted and illustrated by P. Craig Russell (HarperCollins)
Editor: Ellen Datlow
Artist: Michael Whelan
Congratulations to the winners, and thanks to everyone who voted! Look for detailed analysis of the voting in the July issue.