Harry Turtledove’s Tor.com Original Among 2014 Sidewise Nominees

The 2014 nominees for the Sidewise Award for Alternate History have been announced! Congratulations to Harry Turtledove for snagging a nomination for his Tor.com Original “Cayos in the Stream.”

The winners will be announced at Loncon 3, this year’s Worldcon in London, England. The Sidewise Awards have been presented annually since 1995 to recognize excellence in alternate historical fiction.

Short Form

  • “The Weight of the Sunrise,” by Vylar Kaftan
  • “A Brief History of the Trans-Pacific Tunnel,” by Ken Liu
  • “Tollund,” by Adam Roberts
  • “Uncertainty,” by Kristine Kathryn Smith
  • “Cayos in the Stream,” by Harry Turtledove
  • “Blair’s War,” by Ian Watson

Long Form

  • 1920: America’s Great War, by Robert Conroy
  • The Secret of Abdu el Yezdi, by Mark Hodder
  • The Windsor Faction, by D. J. Taylor
  • Surrounded by Enemies: What If Kennedy Survived Dallas?, by Bryce Zabel

Congratulations to all the nominees!


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