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Jo Walton


UK (1964 - )

Jo Walton is a Welsh-Canadian fantasy and science fiction writer and poet. She won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 2002 and the World Fantasy award for her novel Tooth and Claw in 2004. Her novel Ha'penny was a co-winner of the 2008 Prometheus Award. Her novel Lifelode won the 2010 Mythopoeic Award.
 
Series
 
Small Change
1. Farthing (2006)
2. Ha'penny (2007)
3. Half A Crown (2008)
 
Novels
 
Collections
Muses and Lurkers (2001)
The Helix and the Hard Road (poems) (2013) (with Joan Slonczewski)
Abbreviated Epics: Third Flatiron Anthology (2014) (with Gustavo Bondoni, Patricia S. Bowne, Martin Clark, Steve Coate, Daniel Coble, Robin Wyatt Dunn, Siobhan Gallagher, Elliotte Rusty Harold, Iain Ishbel, Marissa James, Adria Laycraft, Alison McBain, Jordan Ashley Moore, Juliana Rew, Stephen D. Rogers, Manuel Royal, Ben Solomon, Jake Teeny, Margarita Tenser and Deborah Walker)
 
Novellas
 
Non fiction
 
Awards
John W. Campbell Best Book nominee (2001) : The King's Peace
John W. Campbell Best Book winner (2002) : The King's Peace
World Fantasy Best Novel winner (2004) : Tooth and Claw
John W Campbell Memorial Award Best Novel nominee (2007) : Farthing
Nebula Awards Best Novel nominee (2007) : Farthing
Prometheus Award Best Book winner (2008) : Ha'penny
Prometheus Award Best Book nominee (2009) : Half A Crown
Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Best Book winner (2010) : Lifelode
Hugo Best Novel winner (2012) : Among Others
Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Best Book nominee (2012) : Among Others
Nebula Awards Best Novel winner (2012) : Among Others
World Fantasy Best Novel nominee (2012) : Among Others
James Tiptree, Jr. Award Best Book winner (2014) : My Real Children


Jo Walton recommends

Mending the Moon (2013)
Susan Palwick
"Reminiscent of Gail Godwin and Madeleine L'Engle, this is a brave and brilliant book."



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