BSFA Award for Best Novel

The Best Novel award is open to any novel-length work of science fiction or fantasy that has been published in the UK for the first time in the previous year.

 

2013 selection

Ancillary Justice

Imperial Radch #1

Arthur C. Clarke Award 2014, Nebula Award for Best Novel 2014, Hugo Award for Best Novel 2014, Kitschies Golden Tentacle Award 2013, BSFA Award for Best Novel 2013

by Ann Leckie

The only novel ever to win the Hugo, Nebula, and Arthur C. Clarke Awards and the first book in Ann Leckie's New York Times bestselling trilogy.

On a remote, icy planet, the soldier known as Breq is drawing closer...


1980 selection

Timescape

Nebula Award for Best Novel 1981, BSFA Award for Best Novel 1980

by Gregory Benford

The author of Tides of Light offers his Nebula Award-winning SF classic--a combination of hard science, bold speculation, and human drama. In the year 1998, a group of scientists works desperatey to communicate...