Reminder – Last week for Aurora Voting

A friendly reminder to those eligible that the voting for the Aurora Awards closes this Saturday. If you’re a member of the CSFFA and haven’t voted yet, click on this link to access the ballot. Voting for the awards is done based on ranking, and voters can abstain from voting in some categories if they’d like.

If you’re in need of a refresher before voting, below is a list of all of the nominees for Best Novel, and their reviews on Northern Tomorrows:

My Real Children by Jo Walton
The Peripheral by William Gibson
The Future Falls by Tanya Huff
Echopraxia by Peter Watts
A Play of Shadow by Julie Czernada


Aurora Month

The Aurora Awards, Canada’s annual awards for excellence in science fiction and fantasy, are being awarded at SFContario 6 / Canvention 35 on the weekend of November 20-22, 2015. In preparation for the Awards, for the next five weeks Northern Tomorrows will be publishing on a weekly schedule, with a special look at all of the nominees for Best Novel (English).

People interested in voting for the Auroras can do so by signing up for a membership with the Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Association. Voting is currently opening, and will continue until October 17, 2015. A full list of all the nominees, in all categories, can be seen here.

Prix Aurora nominees announced

This week, nominees for the 2015 Prix Aurora for excellence in science fiction and fantasy literature were announced. Voting for the awards begins June 1 and ends closes October 17, with the awards being presented at SFContario 2015 (November 22, 2015)/

A full list of nominees is available at During September, Northern Tomorrows will be reviewing all 5 of the Best Novel nominees in preparation for the end of the voting period.