Mary Robinette Kowal wins Best Novel Nebula; prizes for Aliette de Bodard, Brooke Bolander, Phenderson Djèlí Clark, Charlie Brooker, Spider-Verse, Tomi Adeyemi, William Gibson, Neil Clarke and Nisi Shawl

The 2019 Nebula Awards were announced and presented last night in Los Angeles: the prize for best novel went to Mary Robinette Kowal (previously for The Calculating Stars.

The award-winners from last night were:

Best Novella: Aliette de Bodard, The Tea Master and the Detective (Subterranean)

Best Novelette: Brooke Bolander, The Only Harmless Great Thing, (

Best Short Story: Phenderson Djèlí Clark, The Secret Lives of the Nine Negro Teeth of George Washington, (Fireside 2/18)

The Andre Norton Award for Outstanding Young Adult Science Fiction or Fantasy Book: Tomi Adeyemi, Children of Blood and Bone (Henry Holt; Macmillan)

35th Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master: William Gibson

Game Writing: Charlie Brooker, Bandersnatch (Black Mirror)

The Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Screenplay by Phil Lord and Rodney Rothman)

Kate Wilhelm Solstice Awards: Neil Clarke and Nisi Shawl

Congratulations to all the winners for prizes richly deserved, and to all the nominees for presenting such a competitive and marvellous field of works!