The Endeavour Award, for the best book by an author residing in the Pacific Northwest, has announced its nominees:
- Anna Dressed in Blood, Kendare Blake (Tor)
- City of Ruins, Kristine Kathryn Rusch (Pyr)
- River Marked, Patricia Briggs (Ace)
- Robopocalypse, Daniel H. Wilson (Doubleday)
- When the Saints, Dave Duncan (Tor)
The judges selecting the winner for this year’s award will be Gregory Benford, Lawrence M. Schoen, and Susan Shwartz. The winner will be announced on November 2, 2012 at Orycon 34.