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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.

My Real Children Signing Tour, 2014

  • 22nd May, 7pm, Towne Books, Philadelphia
  • 23-26th May, Balticon, Baltimore
  • 27th May, 7pm, The Word, Brooklyn
  • 28th May, 7pm, Wellesley Books, Boston
  • 29th May, afternoon, BEA, New York
  • 1st June, 3pm, Skokie Library, Chicago
  • 3rd June, 5pm, Uncle Hugos, Minneapolis
  • 7th June, 4pm, University Bookstore, Seattle
  • 9th June, 7pm, Powells, Portland
  • 13th June, 7pm, Copperfields, Petaluma, San Francisco
  • 14th June, 3pm, Borderlands, San Francisco
  • 17th June, 7pm, Mysterious Galaxy, San Diego
  • 21st June, 3pm, Page One Books, Albuquerque, followed by dinner with local SF group
  • 22nd June, Jean Cocteau Cinema, Santa Fe
  • 28th June, ALA, Las Vegas, panel, signing, banquet
  • 3rd July, 7pm, Flights of Fantasy, Albany

Forthcoming Conventions

  • Boreal, Quebec City, Canada, May 2nd-4th 2014
  • Balticon, Baltimore USA, May 24-26th 2014
  • 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 2015, Baltimore, USA, 22-25th May 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 (Forthcoming 20th May 2014 US, 21st August 2014 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 (January 2014)
  • Revisiting the Hugos (Forthcoming 2015)

Awards

  • Copper Cylinder Award (Among Others 2012)
  • Hugo (Among Others 2012)
  • John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, 2002
  • 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)
  • Kurd Lasswitz Prize (SF/Fantasy Translated into German) (Among Others/In Einer Anderen Welt 2014)
  • 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)