Aurora Award Winners

The winners of the 2017 English Language Prix Aurora Awards were announced on September 23 at Hal-Con 2017 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

  • Best English Novel: Quantum Night, by Robert J. Sawyer
  • Best English Young Adult Novel: Icarus Down, by James Bow
  • Best English Short Fiction: “Marion’s War,” by Hayden Trenholm
  • Best English Poem/Song: No award was given out in this category in 2017 due to insufficient eligible nominees
  • Best English Graphic Novel: Angel Catbird, Volume One, by Margaret Atwood, Johnnie Christmas, and Tamra Bonvillian
  • Best English Related Work: Strangers Among Us: Tales of the Underdogs and Outcasts, edited by Susan Forest and Lucas K. Law
  • Best Visual Presentation: Arrival, directed by Denis Villeneuve
  • Best Artist: Samantha M. Beiko for the cover to Strangers Among Us: Tales of the Underdogs and Outcasts
  • Best English Fan Writing and Publications: Speculating Canada, edited by Derek Newman-Stille
  • Best Fan Organizational: Randy McCharles, chair, When Words Collide, Calgary
  • Best Fan Related Work: Derek Newman-Stille, Speculating, Canada on Trent Radio 92.7 FM
  • Best of the Decade: The Neanderthal Parallax, Robert J. Sawyer

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