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

Forthcoming Conventions

  • Utopiales, Nantes, France, October 29th-November 3rd 2014
  • Boskone, Boston, USA, 13th-15th February 2015
  • Minicon, Mineapolis, USA, 2nd-5th April 2015
  • Balticon, Baltimore, USA, 22-25th May 2015 Guest of Honour
  • Mythcon 46, USA, July 31st-August 4rd 2015 Guest of Honour
  • Sasquan, Spokane, USA, 19th-25th August 2015
  • Midamericon 2, Kansas City, USA, 17-21st August 2016

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 (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 einer anderen Welt, 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)