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France’s 2012 Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire Announced

The 2012 Grand Prize for Imagination goes to: French Novel: Rêves de Gloire [Dreams of Glory] by Rolanc C. Wagner Foreign Novel: The City & the City by China Miéville French Short Story: ‘Boire la Tasse’ [Drinking Cup] by Christophe Langlois Foreign Short Story: ‘Ainsi Naissent les Fantômes’ [‘Born as Ghosts ‘] by Lisa Tuttle (we think that this might […]

Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire 2011

The nominees for the prestigious French awards, Les Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire, have been announced. Here is the translated novel short list: Artères souterraines (Crooked Little Vein) Warren Ellis tr. Laura Derajinski (Au Diable Vauvert) Le Fleuve des dieux (River of Gods), Ian McDonald tr. Gilles Goullet (Denoël) Le Don (The Gift) Patrick O’Leary tr. […]

Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire Winners

This year’s Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire ceremony appears to have taken place at the Etonnants Voyageurs festival last weekend. There are some category additions. The winners, as reported by Noosfere, are as follows: French language novel: Chien du heaume (Dog of ?), Justine Niogret (Mnémos) Translated novel: Dans les limbes (In Limbo), Jack O’Connell (Rivages) […]

Grands Prix de l’Imaginaire Winners

The results are in from Utopiales. Here are the 2010 winners of Les Grands Prix de l’Imaginaire. French Language Novel: Le Déchronologue, Stéphane Beauverger (La Volte) Translated Novel: Roi du matin, reine du jour (King of Morning, Queen of Day), Ian McDonald (Denoël) French Language Short Fiction: Le diapason des mots et des misères (collection), […]

The short lists for these French awards have been announced. The full lists (in French) can be found on the Noosfere web site. The nominees for translated fiction are as follows. Novel The Raw Shark Texts, Steven Hall King of Morning, Queen of Day, Ian McDonald The Name of the Wind, Patrick Rothfuss The Terror, […]

L’Association du Grand Prix de la SF Française has announced this year’s nominees for Le Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire. You can find the full list here. (Thanks to Jeff for the tip.) The primary interest to English-speaking readers will be in the two translated categories. These are: Translated Novel The Lies of Locke Lamora, Scott […]