Submit Your 2016 Nominations

If you’re a book blogger, don’t forget to nominate your favorite SFF stories from 2016.

Planetary Awards

Happy New Year — it’s time to nominate your favorite science fiction and fantasy writing for the 2016 Planetary Awards.

We’re doing only two categories this year:

  1. Shorter story (under 40,000 words/160 paperback pages)
  2. Longer story (novels)

If you’re a book blogger, book podcaster, or booktuber, the nomination process is easy:

  1. Post your nominations on your site
  2. Leave a comment on this post, with a link to your nominations

The nomination deadline is February 14th, 11:59PM US Pacific time.

Good luck to all of 2016’s authors.  Don’t forget to spread the word to other book reviewers!

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  1. […] via Submit Your 2016 Nominations — Planetary Defense Command […]

  2. Haven’t heard of that award. Is it another culture war zone?

    1. It’s an award where nominations and votes are only open to book bloggers / podcasters / booktubers.

      Where the Hugos take votes from people who are willing to spend money, the Planetary Awards takes votes from people who are willing to spend their time, telling others about the world of SFF stories.

  3. […] Defense Command has opened nominations for the 2016 Planetary Awards for the best science fiction and fantasy writing of […]

  4. Novel: Murphy’s Law of Vampires by Declan Finn

  5. I’ll get everyone else’s nominations up on the Planetary Awards Blog over the next couple of days!

  6. Sure.
    Novel: Murphy’s Law of Vampires, by Declan Finn

  7. Thanks Brian. You’re right

    Novel: “Murphy’s Law of Vampires,” by Declan Finn

  8. Oh, and short
    “You’re a Dinah Shore My Love,” by Lou Antonelli.

  9. Zev and Meg, you’ll have to post links to your blog posts, for your nominations to be counted.

  10. […] Planetary Defense Command has its 2016 awards nomination. Now last year I couldn’t really nominate anything because I didn’t read anything that […]

  11. Novel: “Murphy’s Law of Vampires” by Declan Finn

  12. Sorry, here’s the link:

    For some reason it wouldn’t go through before.

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