It was announced at Norwescon 32, in SeaTac, Washington, that the winner for the distinguished original science fiction paperback published for the first time during 2008 in the U.S.A. is a tie between:
EMISSARIES FROM THE DEAD by Adam-Troy Castro
TERMINAL MIND by David Walton
The Philip K. Dick Award is presented annually for distinguished science fiction published in paperback original form in the United States. The award is sponsored by the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society. The 2009 judges, for the award year 2008, were Tobias Buckell, M.M. Buckner, Walter Hunt, Rosemary Kirstein, and Bill Senior.
The 2010 judges, for the award year 2009, are Daniel Abraham (chair), Eileen Gunn, Karen Hellekson, Elaine Isaak, and Marc Laidlaw.
For more information, contact the award administration:
- David G. Hartwell (914) 769-5545
- Gordon Van Gelder (201) 876-2551
For more information about the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society, contact Gary Feldbaum (215) 563-2511.
For more information about Norwescon, contact NorthWest SF Society: (360) 438-0871.