Locus Award for Best First Novel

 

1999 selection

Brown Girl in the Ring

Locus Award for Best First Novel 1999

by Nalo Hopkinson

The rich and privileged have fled the city, barricaded it behind roadblocks, and left it to crumble. The inner city has had to rediscover old ways-farming, barter, herb lore. But now the monied need a harvest...