The Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist is out! These are all fantastic books. Top in each column is in bold.
|raters||av rating||owners||av rating|
|The Anomaly by Hervé le Tellier||41415||3.83||900||3.73|
|The Red Scholar’s Wake by Aliette de Bodard||1192||3.26||158||4|
|Venomous Lumpsucker by Ned Beauman||1236||3.83||67||3.83|
|Metronome by Tom Watson||1721||3.77||35||3.79|
|Plutoshine by Lucy Kissick||145||4.06||18||3.38|
|The Coral Bones by E.J. Swift||19||4.53||8||–|
Again, I crunched the numbers a couple of weeks ago, but they won’t have changed much.
The shortlist, alphabetically by author: