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MyRealChildren_Jo-WaltonWelcome to Jo Walton’s website.

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

And now, some useful lists.

Agent

My agent is Jack Byrne of Sternig and Byrne.

Reading and Signing

21st August 18h00: Forbidden Planet, London. With Sassafrass: Trickster and King.

Forthcoming Conventions

  • Loncon3, London, England August 14th-18th 2014
  • CanCon, Ottawa, Canada, October 3-5th 2014 Guest of Honour
  • Utopiales, Nantes, France, October 29th-November 3rd 2014
  • Balticon, Baltimore, USA, 22-25th May 2015 Guest of Honour
  • Mythcon 46, USA, July 31st-August 4rd 2015 Guest of Honour
  • Sasquan, Spokane, USA, August 19-25th 2015

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) (Forthcoming  21st August UK)
  • The Just City (Forthcoming January 2015)
  • The Philosopher Kings (Forthcoming July 2015)

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 2015)

Awards

  • Copper Cylinder Award (Among Others 2012)
  • Hugo (Among Others 2012)
  • John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, 2002
  • Kurd Laßwitz Preis for best SF translated into German (Among Others/In Ein Anderen Weld, 2014)
  • Nebula Award (Among Others, 2012)
  • Mythopoeic Award (Lifelode, 2010)
  • Prometheus Award (Ha’Penny 2008)
  • Robert Holdstock Award (Among Others 2012)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award (Farthing 2007)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award (Half a Crown 2009)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award (Among Others 2012)
  • World Fantasy Award (Tooth and Claw 2004)

Award Nominations

  • Ignotus (SF/Fantasy Translated into Spanish) (Among Others/Entre Extranos 2013)
  • Indie Lit Awards (Among Others 2012)
  • John W. Campbell Memorial (Farthing 2007)
  • Lambda (SF with gay/lesbian issues) (Ha’Penny 2008)
  • Locus (Farthing 2007, Among Others 2012)
  • Nebula (Farthing 2007)
  • Mythopoeic (Among Others 2012)
  • Prometheus (Libertarian) (Half a Crown 2009)
  • Quill (Farthing 2007)
  • Rhysling (SF poetry) (2007: “Candlemass Poem”, in Lone Star Stories, Feb 2006)
  • Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice (Ha’Penny 2008)
  • Seiun (SF/Fantasy translated into Japanese) (Farthing, Ha’Penny, Half a Crown 2011)
  • Sidewise (Alternate History) (Farthing 2007, Ha’Penny 2008, Half a Crown 2009)
  • Sunburst (Canadian Literature of the Fantastic) (Half a Crown 2009)
  • Tiptree Honor (Lifelode 2010)
  • World Fantasy Award (Among Others 2012)