The nominee lists for the Audio Publishers Association annual awards have been announced. These are, of course, for audio books and the creation thereof. The full lists are available here. The nominees in the science fiction and fantasy category are:
- Bellwether, by Connie Willis, Narrated by Kate Reading (Blackstone Audio)
- The Gathering Storm, by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson, Narrated by Kate Reading and Michael Kramer (Macmillan Audio)
- Kushiel’s Dart, by Jacqueline Carey, Narrated by Anne Flosnik (Tantor Media)
- Kushiel’s Scion, by Jacqueline Carey, Narrated by Simon Vance (Tantor Media)
- Podkayne of Mars, by Robert A. Heinlein, Narrated by Emily Janice Card (Blackstone Audio)
Update: Credits for Bellwether updated as per discussion below.