Arthur C. Clarke Award

The Arthur C. Clarke Award is a British award given for the best science fiction novel first published in the United Kingdom during the previous year. The award was established with a grant from Arthur C. Clarke and the first prize was awarded in 1987. The book is chosen by a panel of judges from the British Science Fiction Association, the Science Fiction Foundation and a third organization, currently… (more)

 

2012 selection

The Testament of Jessie Lamb

Arthur C. Clarke Award 2012

by Jane Rogers Harper Perennial (May 15, 2012)

In a chilling future, one 16-year-old girl is driven to the ultimate act of heroism. The Testament of Jessie Lamb, longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, is the breakout novel from award-winning author Jane Rogers....


1990 selection

The Child Garden: A Low Comedy

Arthur C. Clarke Award 1990

by Geoff Ryman Small Beer Press (June 28, 2011)

In future, tropical London, where biology has replaced electronics, Milena, resistant to the educational viruses, struggles to find a home.