Arthur C. Clarke Award

The Arthur C. Clarke Award is a British award given for the best science fiction novel first published in the United Kingdom during the previous year. The award was established with a grant from Arthur C. Clarke and the first prize was awarded in 1987. The book is chosen by a panel of judges from the British Science Fiction Association, the Science Fiction Foundation and a third organization, currently… (more)

 

2012 selection

The Testament of Jessie Lamb

Arthur C. Clarke Award 2012

by Jane Rogers

In a chilling future, one 16-year-old girl is driven to the ultimate act of heroism. The Testament of Jessie Lamb, longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, is the breakout novel from award-winning author Jane Rogers....


1990 selection

The Child Garden: A Low Comedy

Arthur C. Clarke Award 1990

by Geoff Ryman

In future, tropical London, where biology has replaced electronics, Milena, resistant to the educational viruses, struggles to find a home.