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Welcome to Jo Walton’s website.

Here you will find information on my books, some short stories (and links to others), recipes, two plays, a large pile of poetry, and a blog. Enjoy!

And now, some useful lists.

Agent

My US agent is Jack Byrne of Sternig and Byrne and my international agent is Cameron McClure of DMLA.

Forthcoming Events

Forthcoming Conventions

Novels

  • The King’s Peace (2000)
  • The King’s Name (2001)
  • The Prize in the Game (2002)
  • Tooth and Claw (2003)
  • Farthing (2006)
  • Ha’Penny (2007 )
  • Half a Crown (2008)
  • Lifelode (2009)
  • Among Others (2011)
  • My Real Children (2014)
  • The Just City (2015)
  • The Philosopher Kings (2015)
  • Neccessity (2016)
  • Poor Relations (Forthcoming February 2018)
Photo By Eric Jentile

Photo By Eric Jentile

Poetry Collections

  • Muses and Lurkers, Rune Press, 2001.
  • Sibyls and Spaceships, NESFA Press, February 2009
  • Rivers and Robots in The Helix and the Hard Road, Aqueduct Press 2013.

Non-Fiction Collections

  • What Makes This Book So Great (2014)
  • An Informal History of the Hugos (Forthcoming July 2018)

Short Story Collection

  • Starlings (Forthcoming from Tachyon Press, Spring 2018)

Awards (Chronological order)

  • John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, 2002
  • World Fantasy Award (Tooth and Claw 2004)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award (Farthing 2007)
  • Prometheus Award (Libertarian SF) (Ha’Penny 2008)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award (Half a Crown 2009)
  • Mythopoeic Award (Fantasy) (Lifelode, 2010)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award (Among Others 2012)
  • Nebula Award (Among Others, 2012)
  • Hugo (Among Others 2012)
  • Robert Holdstock Award (Fantasy published in the UK) (Among Others 2012)
  • Copper Cylinder Award (Canadian) (Among Others 2012)
  • Kurd Laßwitz Preis (Best S/FF translated into German) (Among Others/In einer anderen Welt, 2014)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award (My Real Children 2015)
  • RUSA Women’s Fiction (My Real Children 2015)
  • Tiptree Award (Feminist SF) (My Real Children 2015)
  • Prix Libr’à nous (French booksellers) (Morwenna/Among Others, 2015)
  • Locus Award Best Non-Fiction (What Makes This Book So Great, 2015)
  • Alfie (What Makes This Book So Great, 2015)
  • Skylark Award for contributions to SF, 2017

Award Nominations (Alphabetical order)

  • Aurora Award (Canadian SF/F My Real Children 2015)
  • Ignotus (SF/Fantasy Translated into Spanish) (Among Others/Entre Extranos 2013)
  • Prix Imaginales (Fantasy translated into French) (Among Others/Morwenna 2015)
  • John W. Campbell Memorial (Farthing 2007)
  • Kurd Laßwitz Preis (Best S/FF translated into German) (Ha’Penny/Der Tag Der Lerche 2016, Half a Crown/Das Jahr des Falken 2017)
  • Lambda (SF with gay/lesbian issues) (Ha’Penny 2008)
  • Locus (Farthing 2007, Among Others 2012, Necessity 2017)
  • Nebula (Farthing 2007)
  • Mythopoeic (Among Others 2012, Thessaly 2017)
  • Phantastik Preis (SF/F translated into German) (Among Others/In einer anderen Welt, 2014)
  • Prometheus (Half a Crown 2009, The Just City 2016)
  • Quill (Farthing 2007)
  • Rhysling (SF poetry) (“Candlemass Poem” 2007)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice (Ha’Penny 2008)
  • Seiun (SF/Fantasy translated into Japanese) (Farthing, Ha’Penny, Half a Crown 2011, Among Others 2015)
  • Sidewise (Alternate History) (Farthing 2007, Ha’Penny 2008, Half a Crown 2009, My Real Children 2015)
  • Stonewall (Literature with GLBT) (My Real Children 2015)
  • Sunburst (Canadian Literature of the Fantastic) (Half a Crown 2009, My Real Children 2015)
  • Tiptree (Lifelode 2010)
  • World Fantasy Award (Among Others 2012, My Real Children 2015)