ENDEAVOUR AWARD


THE ENDEAVOUR AWARD...


...for a distinguished SCIENCE FICTION or FANTASY BOOK written by a Pacific Northwest author or authors and published in the previous year.

The award represents a collaboration between writers and fans of Science Fiction and Fantasy to encourage the growth of literature in the field and recognize works of excellence. It is named for H.M. Bark Endeavour, the ship of Northwest explorer Capt. James Cook.

The award is announced annually at OryCon, held in Portland, Oregon. The next award will be presented at OryCon 36 (November 2014) for a book published during 2013. The award is accompanied by a grant of $1,000.

Entry Deadline For Books Published During 2013:
February 15, 2014






2013 ENDEAVOUR AWARD WINNER
Goodbye For Now by Laurie Frankel (Doubleday)

The winner received a $1,000 grant and an etched glass plaque produced by Kent, Washington, artist Ashley J. Harper


FINALISTS FOR 2013

After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall by Nancy Kress (Tachyon Publications)
Amped by Daniel H. Wilson (Doubleday)
The Blinding Knife by Brent Weeks (Orbit US)
Costume Not Included by Matthew Hughes (Angry Robot)


JUDGES FOR THE 2013 AWARD

Noreen Doyle
Susan Forest
John Scalzi


Photos from the 2011 Award Ceremony


Finalists Brent Weeks and Devon Monk flanking Steve Perry, who accepted the Award for winner Cherie Priest.

All photographs by James W. Fiscus.