2016 Nebula Award Winners

2016 Nebula Award Winners

Presented: May 14, 2016, Chicago, IL



  • Winner: Binti, Nnedi Okorafor (Tor.com)
  • “The Bone Swans of Amandale”, C. S. E. Cooney (Bone Swans)
  • “The New Mother”, Eugene Fischer (Asimov’s Apr/May 2015)
  • “The Pauper Prince and the Eucalyptus Jinn”, Usman T. Malik (Tor.com 22 Apr 2015)
  • “Waters of Versailles”, Kelly Robson (Tor.com 10 Jun 2015)
  • Wings of Sorrow and Bone, Beth Cato (Harper Voyager Impulse)


  • Winner: “Our Lady of the Open Road”, Sarah Pinsker (Asimov’s Jun 2015)
  • “And You Shall Know Her by the Trail of Dead”, Brooke Bolander (Lightspeed Feb 2015)
  • “The Deepwater Bride”, Tamsyn Muir (F&SF Jul/Aug 2015)
  • “Grandmother-nai-Laylit’s Cloth of Winds”, Rose Lemberg (Beneath Ceaseless Skies 11 Jun 2015)
  • “The Ladies’ Aquatic Gardening Society”, Henry Lien (Asimov’s Jun 2015)
  • “Rattlesnakes and Men”, Michael Bishop (Asimov’s Feb 2015)

Short Story

  • Winner: “Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers”, Alyssa Wong (Nightmare Oct 2015)
  • “Cat Pictures Please”, Naomi Kritzer (Clarkesworld Jan 2015)
  • “Damage”, David D. Levine (Tor.com 21 Jan 2015)
  • “Madeleine”, Amal El-Mohtar (Lightspeed Jun 2015)
  • “Today I Am Paul”, Martin L. Shoemaker (Clarkesworld Aug 2015)
  • “When Your Child Strays from God”, Sam J. Miller (Clarkesworld Jul 2015)