Well, this is fabulous news: Rapture of the Nerds, the novel Charlie Stross and I published last year, is a finalist for the 2013 Campbell Award for best novel. It's in some truly outstanding company, too — check out that shortlist!
Rapture of the Nerds is a Campbell Award finalist
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