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* ''Rosie's Rangers 4: Accursed'', Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
 
* ''Rosie's Rangers 4: Accursed'', Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
 
* ''Ruby Heart'' (Cry Havoc 1), Donna Maree Hanson, Donna Maree Hanson.
 
* ''Ruby Heart'' (Cry Havoc 1), Donna Maree Hanson, Donna Maree Hanson.
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* ''Satellite Attack'', Dion Perry, Austin Macauley.
 
* ''Scales of Empire'' (Dragon Empire Trilogy 1), Kylie Chan, HarperCollins.  
 
* ''Scales of Empire'' (Dragon Empire Trilogy 1), Kylie Chan, HarperCollins.  
 
* ''Scarab 1: Falling Through Time'', Helen Allan, Hell West Press.
 
* ''Scarab 1: Falling Through Time'', Helen Allan, Hell West Press.
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* ''Tarin of the Mammoths 3: Cave Bear Mountain'', Jo Sandhu, Penguin Random House Australia.
 
* ''Tarin of the Mammoths 3: Cave Bear Mountain'', Jo Sandhu, Penguin Random House Australia.
 
* ''The Andromeda Effect'' (Stellar Flash 2), Neil A. Hogan, Maldek House.
 
* ''The Andromeda Effect'' (Stellar Flash 2), Neil A. Hogan, Maldek House.
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* ''The Beast’s Heart'', Leife Shallcross, Hodder & Stoughton.
 
* ''The Boy from Earth'', Darrell Pitt, Text Publishing.
 
* ''The Boy from Earth'', Darrell Pitt, Text Publishing.
 
* ''The Buried Ark'', James Bradley, Pan Macmillan Australia.
 
* ''The Buried Ark'', James Bradley, Pan Macmillan Australia.
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* "I Almost Went to the Library Last Night", Joanne Anderton, in ''Aurum'', Ticonderoga Publications.  
 
* "I Almost Went to the Library Last Night", Joanne Anderton, in ''Aurum'', Ticonderoga Publications.  
 
* "Icefall", Stephanie Gunn, in ''Icefall'', Twelfth Planet Press.
 
* "Icefall", Stephanie Gunn, in ''Icefall'', Twelfth Planet Press.
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* "Ikiryō", Brian Craddock, in ''The Dalziel Files'', Broken Puppet Books.
 
* "In Full Flight", Carlie Simonsen, in ''In Full Flight'', C.M. Simpson Publishing.
 
* "In Full Flight", Carlie Simonsen, in ''In Full Flight'', C.M. Simpson Publishing.
 
* "Kõpura Rising", David Kuraria, in ''Cthulhu: Land of the Long White Cloud'', IFWG Publishing International.
 
* "Kõpura Rising", David Kuraria, in ''Cthulhu: Land of the Long White Cloud'', IFWG Publishing International.
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* "Perfect World", George Ivanoff, in ''Other Worlds 1: Perfect World'', Random House Australia.
 
* "Perfect World", George Ivanoff, in ''Other Worlds 1: Perfect World'', Random House Australia.
 
* "Pinion", Stephanie Gunn, in ''Aurum'', Ticonderoga Publications.
 
* "Pinion", Stephanie Gunn, in ''Aurum'', Ticonderoga Publications.
* "Rainforest Rescue", Karen Tyrell, in ''Song Bird 3: Rainforest Rescue'', Digital Future Press.
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* "Rainforest Rescue", Karen Tyrell, in ''Song Bird 3: Rainforest Rescue'', Digital Future Press.  
 
* "Rocky & the Raptors" (Otherworld Adventures 6), C.M. Simpson, in ''Rocky & the Raptors'', C.M. Simpson Publishing.
 
* "Rocky & the Raptors" (Otherworld Adventures 6), C.M. Simpson, in ''Rocky & the Raptors'', C.M. Simpson Publishing.
 
* "Satan Repentant", Michael Aiken, in ''Satan Repentant'', UWA Publishing.
 
* "Satan Repentant", Michael Aiken, in ''Satan Repentant'', UWA Publishing.
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* "The Dragon's Child", Janeen Webb, in ''The Dragon's Child'', PS Publishing.
 
* "The Dragon's Child", Janeen Webb, in ''The Dragon's Child'', PS Publishing.
 
* "The Dressmaker and the Colonel's Coat", David Versace, in ''Mnemo's Memory and Other Fantastic Tales''.
 
* "The Dressmaker and the Colonel's Coat", David Versace, in ''Mnemo's Memory and Other Fantastic Tales''.
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* "The Fisherman and the Cormorant", Therese Doherty, in ''Heroines'', New Perennial Press.
 
* "The Legend of Gentleman John", T.J. Nichols, in ''The Legend of Gentleman John'', Dreamspinner Press.
 
* "The Legend of Gentleman John", T.J. Nichols, in ''The Legend of Gentleman John'', Dreamspinner Press.
 
* "The Life and Crime of Dr Minnie Isaacs (PhD)", Maureen Flynn, in ''Temporal Fractures'', Specul8 Publishing.
 
* "The Life and Crime of Dr Minnie Isaacs (PhD)", Maureen Flynn, in ''Temporal Fractures'', Specul8 Publishing.
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* "A Cat Amongst...", Louise Zedda-Sampson, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 243.
 
* "A Cat Amongst...", Louise Zedda-Sampson, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 243.
 
* "A Code for Hope and Silence", Claire McKenna, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 73.
 
* "A Code for Hope and Silence", Claire McKenna, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 73.
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* "A Fair Wind Off Baracoa", Robert Porteous, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "A Fairy Tale", Susan Cornford, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 241.
 
* "A Fairy Tale", Susan Cornford, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 241.
 
* "A Feathered Heart", Morgan Tonkin.
 
* "A Feathered Heart", Morgan Tonkin.
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* "A House Returned", Noel Osualdini, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "A House Returned", Noel Osualdini, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "A Man Full of Shadows", Eugen M. Bacon, in ''Dying & Other Stories'', Fiction4All.
 
* "A Man Full of Shadows", Eugen M. Bacon, in ''Dying & Other Stories'', Fiction4All.
* "A Man Totally Alone", Robert Hood, in ''The Mammoth Book of Halloween Stories'', Skyhorse Publishing.  
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* "A Man Totally Alone", Robert Hood, in ''The Mammoth Book of Halloween Stories'', Skyhorse Publishing.
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* "A Moment's Peace", David Versace, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "A New Beginning", Susan Cornford, in ''Corner Bar Magazine'', Volume 3 Number 7.
 
* "A New Beginning", Susan Cornford, in ''Corner Bar Magazine'', Volume 3 Number 7.
 
* "A Nursery Rhyme", Eugen Bacon, in ''Dying & Other Stories'', Fiction4All.
 
* "A Nursery Rhyme", Eugen Bacon, in ''Dying & Other Stories'', Fiction4All.
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* "A Perfect Plan", Gary Estcourt, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 243.
 
* "A Perfect Plan", Gary Estcourt, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 243.
 
* "A Pet is For Life", Geneve Flynn, in ''Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "A Pet is For Life", Geneve Flynn, in ''Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id'', Things in the Well Publications.
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* "A Question Of Identity", Grace Maslin, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "A Risk of Malice", Devin Madson, in ''Grimdark Magazine'' 17.
 
* "A Risk of Malice", Devin Madson, in ''Grimdark Magazine'' 17.
 
* "A Robot Like Me", Lee Cope, in ''Mother of Invention'', Twelfth Planet Press.
 
* "A Robot Like Me", Lee Cope, in ''Mother of Invention'', Twelfth Planet Press.
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* "A Tale Of The Marriage Of Gawain", Amy Brown, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "A Tale Of The Marriage Of Gawain", Amy Brown, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "A Verdant Heart", Melanie Rees, in ''Little Blue Marble'', February 7, 2018.
 
* "A Verdant Heart", Melanie Rees, in ''Little Blue Marble'', February 7, 2018.
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* "A Widow’s Worth", Louise Pieper, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "A Wild Thing Shall Never Be Broken", Paul Alex Gray, in ''Scrutiny: A Journal of Magical Realism''.
 
* "A Wild Thing Shall Never Be Broken", Paul Alex Gray, in ''Scrutiny: A Journal of Magical Realism''.
 
* "Ace Zone", Eugen Bacon, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "Ace Zone", Eugen Bacon, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "Aeaea On the Seas", Hester J. Rook, in ''Making Monsters'', Futurefire.net Publishing.  
 
* "Aeaea On the Seas", Hester J. Rook, in ''Making Monsters'', Futurefire.net Publishing.  
 
* "Alien Judgement", David K. Scholes, in ''Farther Stars Than These'', April 12, 2018.
 
* "Alien Judgement", David K. Scholes, in ''Farther Stars Than These'', April 12, 2018.
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* "Anchor Point", Angus Yeates, in ''The Never Never Land'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "And In Her Eyes The City Drowned", Kyla Lee Ward, in ''Weirdbook #39'', Wildside Press.
 
* "And In Her Eyes The City Drowned", Kyla Lee Ward, in ''Weirdbook #39'', Wildside Press.
 
* "Ansell und Greta", Trudi Canavan, in ''Von Fuchsgeistern und Wunderlampen'', Drachenmond Verlag.
 
* "Ansell und Greta", Trudi Canavan, in ''Von Fuchsgeistern und Wunderlampen'', Drachenmond Verlag.
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* "Don't Pack Hope", Emma Osborne, in ''Nightmare Magazine'' 67.
 
* "Don't Pack Hope", Emma Osborne, in ''Nightmare Magazine'' 67.
 
* "Dragon Treasure", Morgan Tonkin, in ''Fantastic Tales''.
 
* "Dragon Treasure", Morgan Tonkin, in ''Fantastic Tales''.
* "Dragonfly", Claire Fitzgerald, in ''Phuket Tattoo'', Zombie Pirate Publishing.  
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* "Dragonfly", Claire Fitzpatrick, in ''Phuket Tattoo'', Zombie Pirate Publishing.  
 
* "Dragons on Drugs", Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan, in ''Wild Thoughts'' (website), C.A. Broadribb.
 
* "Dragons on Drugs", Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan, in ''Wild Thoughts'' (website), C.A. Broadribb.
 
* "Dreams of the Serpent", C.M. Simpson, in ''Dreams of the Serpent'', C.M. Simpson Publishing.
 
* "Dreams of the Serpent", C.M. Simpson, in ''Dreams of the Serpent'', C.M. Simpson Publishing.
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* "Dying", Eugen Bacon, in ''Dying & Other Stories'', Fiction4All.
 
* "Dying", Eugen Bacon, in ''Dying & Other Stories'', Fiction4All.
 
* "Each an Anchor for the Other", Suzanne J. Willis, in ''E is for Evil'', Poise and Pen Publishing.
 
* "Each an Anchor for the Other", Suzanne J. Willis, in ''E is for Evil'', Poise and Pen Publishing.
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* "Earworm Armageddon", Narrelle M Harris in "Wavelengths", JayHenge Publishing.
 
* "Eight Minutes of Usable Daylight", Peter M. Ball, in ''Eight Minutes of Usable Daylight'', Brain Jar Press''.
 
* "Eight Minutes of Usable Daylight", Peter M. Ball, in ''Eight Minutes of Usable Daylight'', Brain Jar Press''.
 
* "Eight-Step Kōan", Anya Ow, in ''Sword and Sonnet'', Ate Bit Bear.
 
* "Eight-Step Kōan", Anya Ow, in ''Sword and Sonnet'', Ate Bit Bear.
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* "Liquorice", Chris Mason, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "Liquorice", Chris Mason, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "Lost Ones", Jac Colvin, in ''sub-Q'' (website).
 
* "Lost Ones", Jac Colvin, in ''sub-Q'' (website).
 +
* "Lost Property", H.K. Stubbs, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "Love Thee Better", Kaaron Warren, in ''Creatures: The Legend of Frankenstein'', Rebellion Publishing.
 
* "Love Thee Better", Kaaron Warren, in ''Creatures: The Legend of Frankenstein'', Rebellion Publishing.
 
* "Machine Language", Anya Ow, in ''Aurealis'' 108.
 
* "Machine Language", Anya Ow, in ''Aurealis'' 108.
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* "Much Needed Boost", David Scholes, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 245.
 
* "Much Needed Boost", David Scholes, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 245.
 
* "My Window", Mark Tremble, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 235.
 
* "My Window", Mark Tremble, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 235.
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* "Myth and Man", Narrelle M Harris in "Grant Me the Carving of My Name", Marchant Ventures.
 
* "Nature's Ways...", Steve Dillon, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "Nature's Ways...", Steve Dillon, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "Never Falls Far", Rebecca Fraser, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
 
* "Never Falls Far", Rebecca Fraser, in ''Trickster's Treats 2'', Things in the Well Publications.
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* "Ocarina", Elizabeth Flux, in ''The Big Issue'' 568.
 
* "Ocarina", Elizabeth Flux, in ''The Big Issue'' 568.
 
* "Old City", Trent Jamieson, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 244.
 
* "Old City", Trent Jamieson, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 244.
 +
* "On the Consequences of Clinically-Inhibited Maturation in the Common Sydney Octopus", Simon Petrie and Edwina Harvey, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "On the Long, Lonesome Trail", Susan Cornford, in ''Corner Bar Magazine'', Volume 3 Number 7.
 
* "On the Long, Lonesome Trail", Susan Cornford, in ''Corner Bar Magazine'', Volume 3 Number 7.
 
* "One and Two", Emma Osborne, in ''Kaleidotrope'', Autumn 2018.
 
* "One and Two", Emma Osborne, in ''Kaleidotrope'', Autumn 2018.
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* "Silverware", Simon Petrie, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 244.
 
* "Silverware", Simon Petrie, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 244.
 
* "Sim Star", Paul Alex Gray, in ''The Arcanist'', April 2018.
 
* "Sim Star", Paul Alex Gray, in ''The Arcanist'', April 2018.
 +
* "Simulacrum of Hope", Alan Baxter, in ''Strange Aeons Magazine'' #23.
 
* "Sleepers", Sophie Yorkston, in ''Deep Magic'', Fall 2018.
 
* "Sleepers", Sophie Yorkston, in ''Deep Magic'', Fall 2018.
 
* "Slippage", Else Fitzgerald, in ''The Suburban Review'' 10.
 
* "Slippage", Else Fitzgerald, in ''The Suburban Review'' 10.
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* "Soldier Angel", Pamela Jeffs, in ''Red Hour and Other Strange Tales'', Four Ink Press.
 
* "Soldier Angel", Pamela Jeffs, in ''Red Hour and Other Strange Tales'', Four Ink Press.
 
* "Some Call Me The Shepherd", Robert N. Stephenson, in ''The Fifth Di...'', December 2018.
 
* "Some Call Me The Shepherd", Robert N. Stephenson, in ''The Fifth Di...'', December 2018.
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* "Stardust", Charlotte Sophia, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "Stay Tuned", Susan Cornford, in ''50-Word Stories'', May 7, 2018.
 
* "Stay Tuned", Susan Cornford, in ''50-Word Stories'', May 7, 2018.
 
* "Sticks and Bones", Andrew Cull, in ''Trickster's Treats'' 2.
 
* "Sticks and Bones", Andrew Cull, in ''Trickster's Treats'' 2.
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* "The Absorption Method", Fiona Hardy, in ''Gargouille'' 8.
 
* "The Absorption Method", Fiona Hardy, in ''Gargouille'' 8.
 
* "The Adventures of Hilda the Witch", Laura van der Breggen, in ''The Adventures of Hilda the Witch'', Little Steps Publishing.
 
* "The Adventures of Hilda the Witch", Laura van der Breggen, in ''The Adventures of Hilda the Witch'', Little Steps Publishing.
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* "The Apothecary’s Apprentice", Isobel Johnstone, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "The Art of Broken Things", Joanne Anderton, in ''Mother of Invention'', Twelfth Planet Press.
 
* "The Art of Broken Things", Joanne Anderton, in ''Mother of Invention'', Twelfth Planet Press.
 
* "The Astronaut", Jen White, in ''Aurealis'' 108.
 
* "The Astronaut", Jen White, in ''Aurealis'' 108.
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* "The Best Heist Yet", Cassandra Page, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "The Bomb Chaser", Tara Calaby, in ''Daily Science Fiction'', June 19, 2018.  
 
* "The Bomb Chaser", Tara Calaby, in ''Daily Science Fiction'', June 19, 2018.  
 
* "The Boy Who Knew Infinity", David Whitaker, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 71.
 
* "The Boy Who Knew Infinity", David Whitaker, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 71.
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* "The Killblaine Legacy", Tom Dullemond, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "The Killblaine Legacy", Tom Dullemond, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "The Land of Enchantment", Morgan Tonkin, in ''Fantastic Tales''.
 
* "The Land of Enchantment", Morgan Tonkin, in ''Fantastic Tales''.
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* "The Last Magicians of Sad Hill", C.H. Pearce, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "The Last Monster You Shall Slay", Paul Alex Gray, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 70.
 
* "The Last Monster You Shall Slay", Paul Alex Gray, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 70.
 
* "The Larval Stage", Kris Ashton, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 70.
 
* "The Larval Stage", Kris Ashton, in ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 70.
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* "The Ninth Expedition", Adrik Kemp, in ''City in the Ice'', Alban Lake Publishing.
 
* "The Ninth Expedition", Adrik Kemp, in ''City in the Ice'', Alban Lake Publishing.
 
* "The Offering", Michael Gardner, in ''Aurealis'' 112.
 
* "The Offering", Michael Gardner, in ''Aurealis'' 112.
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* "The One Who Walks The Permanent Way", Claire McKenna, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "The Other Foot", Margo Lanagan, in ''Sword and Sonnet'', Ate Bit Bear.
 
* "The Other Foot", Margo Lanagan, in ''Sword and Sonnet'', Ate Bit Bear.
 
* "The Outsiders", Ed Errington, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 240.
 
* "The Outsiders", Ed Errington, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 240.
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* "The Pedlar", Rebecca Fraser, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "The Pendant Lens", Sean McMullen, in ''Analog'', September/October 2018.
 
* "The Pendant Lens", Sean McMullen, in ''Analog'', September/October 2018.
 
* "The Plant Room", Alfie Simpson, in ''Breach'' 5.
 
* "The Plant Room", Alfie Simpson, in ''Breach'' 5.
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* "Toothpaste", Rue Karney, in ''Hinnom Magazine'' 5.
 
* "Toothpaste", Rue Karney, in ''Hinnom Magazine'' 5.
 
* "Traces", Joanne Anderton, in ''Aurealis'' 107.
 
* "Traces", Joanne Anderton, in ''Aurealis'' 107.
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* "Trojan Thoughts", Chris McGrane, in ''A Hand of Knaves'', CSFG Publishing.
 
* "T'Snik", Max Young, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 234.
 
* "T'Snik", Max Young, in ''AntipodeanSF'' 234.
 
* "Twisted Labyrinth", Sam M. Phillips, in ''Breach'' 8.
 
* "Twisted Labyrinth", Sam M. Phillips, in ''Breach'' 8.
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* ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 72, Samantha Ryder and Eugen M. Bacon, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
 
* ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 72, Samantha Ryder and Eugen M. Bacon, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
 
* ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 73, Tom Dullemond, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
 
* ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine'' 73, Tom Dullemond, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
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* ''Andromeda Spaceways Magazine: 2017's Best Stories'', The ASM Team, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
 
* ''AntipodeanSF'', Ion Newcombe.
 
* ''AntipodeanSF'', Ion Newcombe.
 
* ''Aurealis'' 107, Stephen Higgins, Chimaera Publications.
 
* ''Aurealis'' 107, Stephen Higgins, Chimaera Publications.
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* ''Beginnings: Australian Speculative Fiction Anthology'' 1, Alanah Andrews, Austin P. Sheehan, and Jocelyn Spark, Deadset Press.
 
* ''Beginnings: Australian Speculative Fiction Anthology'' 1, Alanah Andrews, Austin P. Sheehan, and Jocelyn Spark, Deadset Press.
 
* ''Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id'', Steve Dillon, Things in the Well Publications
 
* ''Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id'', Steve Dillon, Things in the Well Publications
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* ''Beneath the Ferny Tree - A Horror Collection'', David Schembri, Close Up Books.
 
* ''Beneath the Waves: Tales from the Deep'', Steve Dillon, Things in the Well Publications.
 
* ''Beneath the Waves: Tales from the Deep'', Steve Dillon, Things in the Well Publications.
 
* ''Beyond: A Short Story Collection'' by Alanah Andrews.
 
* ''Beyond: A Short Story Collection'' by Alanah Andrews.
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* ''Fantastic Tales'', Morgan Tonkin.
 
* ''Fantastic Tales'', Morgan Tonkin.
 
* ''Full Metal Horror'', Adam Bennett and Sam M. Phillips, Zombie Pirate Publishing.
 
* ''Full Metal Horror'', Adam Bennett and Sam M. Phillips, Zombie Pirate Publishing.
* ''Infinity's End'', Jonathan Strahan, Rebellion Publishing.
 
 
* ''Mnemo's Memory and Other Fantastic Tales'', David Versace.
 
* ''Mnemo's Memory and Other Fantastic Tales'', David Versace.
 
* ''Mother of Invention'', Rivqa Rafael and Tansy Rayner Roberts, Twelfth Planet Press.
 
* ''Mother of Invention'', Rivqa Rafael and Tansy Rayner Roberts, Twelfth Planet Press.
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* ''The Adventurous Princess and other feminist fairy tales'' by Erin-Claire Barrow.
 
* ''The Adventurous Princess and other feminist fairy tales'' by Erin-Claire Barrow.
 
* ''The Beard and Other Weirdness'' by Steve Dillon.
 
* ''The Beard and Other Weirdness'' by Steve Dillon.
* ''The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy of the Year'' 12, Jonathan Strahan, Rebellion Publishing.
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* ''The Dalziel Files'', Brian Craddock, Broken Puppet Books.
 
* ''The Early Experiments'' by Peter M. Ball, Brain Jar Press.
 
* ''The Early Experiments'' by Peter M. Ball, Brain Jar Press.
 
* ''The Worlds of SF, F & H'' 3, Robert N. Stephenson, Altair Australia.
 
* ''The Worlds of SF, F & H'' 3, Robert N. Stephenson, Altair Australia.
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* illustrations, Andrew Saltmarsh, for ''Aurealis'' 114.
 
* illustrations, Andrew Saltmarsh, for ''Aurealis'' 114.
 
* illustrations, Andrew Saltmarsh, for ''Aurealis'' 116.
 
* illustrations, Andrew Saltmarsh, for ''Aurealis'' 116.
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* Cover Art, internal illustrations, David Schembri, for ''Beneath the Ferny Tree'', Close Up Books.
 
* ''Triumviratus'', Shane W. Smith, Deeper Meanings Publishing.
 
* ''Triumviratus'', Shane W. Smith, Deeper Meanings Publishing.
 
* illustration, James Spence, for ''Aurealis'' 110.
 
* illustration, James Spence, for ''Aurealis'' 110.
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* An Example Australian Writer, for (body of work, including) Example work(s), in Containing Publication(s), Publisher(s) (Location(s)). ([http://example.com Example link to more information])
 
* An Example Australian Writer, for (body of work, including) Example work(s), in Containing Publication(s), Publisher(s) (Location(s)). ([http://example.com Example link to more information])
 
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* Liz Barr, for writing in ''squiddishly''. ([https://squiddishly.net/])
 
* Leigh Edmonds, for writing in ''iOTA''.
 
* Leigh Edmonds, for writing in ''iOTA''.
 
* Bruce Gillespie, for writing in ''SF Commentary''.
 
* Bruce Gillespie, for writing in ''SF Commentary''.
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* ''Earl Grey Editing'', edited by Elizabeth Fitzgerald.
 
* ''Earl Grey Editing'', edited by Elizabeth Fitzgerald.
 
* ''Ethel the Aardvark'', Melbourne Science Fiction Club.
 
* ''Ethel the Aardvark'', Melbourne Science Fiction Club.
* ''Galactic Suburbia'', Alisa Krasnostein, Alexandra Pierce, Tansy Rayner Roberts.
+
* ''Galactic Suburbia'', Alisa Krasnostein, Alexandra Pierce, and Tansy Rayner Roberts.
 
* ''iOTA'', Leigh Edmonds.
 
* ''iOTA'', Leigh Edmonds.
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* ''Pratchat'', Elizabeth Flux, Ben McKenzie, Splendid Chaps Productions.
 
* ''SF Commentary'', Bruce Gillespie.
 
* ''SF Commentary'', Bruce Gillespie.
 
* ''The Angriest'', Grant Watson.
 
* ''The Angriest'', Grant Watson.
* ''The Coode St Podcast'', Gary K. Wolfe and Jonathan Strahan.
 
 
* ''The Martian Drive-In Podcast'', Terry Frost.
 
* ''The Martian Drive-In Podcast'', Terry Frost.
* ''The Wild Goose'', Roman Orszanski.
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* ''The Wild Goose'', edited by Roman Orszanski and Adam Jenkins ([http://wild-goose.net wild-goose.net]).
 
* ''Verity!'', Deborah Stanish, Erika Ensign, Katrina Griffiths, L.M. Myles, Lynne M. Thomas, and Tansy Rayner Roberts.
 
* ''Verity!'', Deborah Stanish, Erika Ensign, Katrina Griffiths, L.M. Myles, Lynne M. Thomas, and Tansy Rayner Roberts.
 
* ''Viewing Clutter'', George Ivanoff.
 
* ''Viewing Clutter'', George Ivanoff.
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* Eugen Bacon, writing and editing
 
* Eugen Bacon, writing and editing
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* Kat Clay, writing
 +
* Steve Dillon, writing, editing, publishing (Things in the Well Publications)
 
* Elizabeth Fitzgerald, writing, editing and reviewing
 
* Elizabeth Fitzgerald, writing, editing and reviewing
 +
* Sam Hawke, writing
 
* Pamela Jeffs, writing
 
* Pamela Jeffs, writing
 
* Bren MacDibble (also writing as Cally Black), writing
 
* Bren MacDibble (also writing as Cally Black), writing
 +
* Margaret Morgan, writing
 
* Matthew Morrison, writing
 
* Matthew Morrison, writing
 
* Leife Shallcross, writing and editing
 
* Leife Shallcross, writing and editing
* Sam Hawke, writing
 
* Steve Dillon, writing, editing, publishing (Things in the Well Publications)
 
  
 
===William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review===
 
===William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review===
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* Travis Johnson, for reviews, in ''Celluloid and Whiskey''. ([http://www.celluloidandwhiskey.com/])
 
* Travis Johnson, for reviews, in ''Celluloid and Whiskey''. ([http://www.celluloidandwhiskey.com/])
 
* Shauna O'Meara, for review of ''Eternal'', in ''Australian Comics Journal'', March 1, 2018.  
 
* Shauna O'Meara, for review of ''Eternal'', in ''Australian Comics Journal'', March 1, 2018.  
* Tansy Rayner Roberts, for ''Gentlewomen of the Press''. ([http://tansyrr.com/tansywp/diva-vs-diva-and-gentlewomen-of-the-press/])
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* Ian Mond, for reviews in ''Locus: The Magazine of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Field'', July-December 2018.
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* Tansy Rayner Roberts, for ''Gentlewomen of the Press'', Sheep Might Fly. ([http://tansyrr.com/tansywp/diva-vs-diva-and-gentlewomen-of-the-press/])
 
* Cat Sparks, for "The 21st Century Catastrophe: Hyper-capitalism and Severe Climate Change in Science Fiction" PhD exegesis. ([https://espace.curtin.edu.au/handle/20.500.11937/70516?fbclid=IwAR2Yzy5yJi4NZhkDim04aDdd_NyYqnM9VDDAffdCCQanHPTLGlQl3KQy4-M])
 
* Cat Sparks, for "The 21st Century Catastrophe: Hyper-capitalism and Severe Climate Change in Science Fiction" PhD exegesis. ([https://espace.curtin.edu.au/handle/20.500.11937/70516?fbclid=IwAR2Yzy5yJi4NZhkDim04aDdd_NyYqnM9VDDAffdCCQanHPTLGlQl3KQy4-M])
 
* Grant Watson, for reviews, in ''FictionMachine''. ([https://fictionmachine.com/author/fictionmachine/])
 
* Grant Watson, for reviews, in ''FictionMachine''. ([https://fictionmachine.com/author/fictionmachine/])

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3.1 Timeliness: Works are eligible if they were first published or released anywhere in the world in an edition dated in the calendar year immediately preceding the year the award is held, or dated after the opening of nominations for the year immediately preceding the year the award is held if that is earlier than the start of that year (but after the close of that year).

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Best Novel

3.4 Novel: A Novel is any work of sf/f/h of more than 40,000 words.


  • A Butt of Heads (Robot vs Dragons 2), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • A Curse of Ash & Embers (Tales of the Blackbone Witches), Jo Spurrier, HarperCollins.
  • A Different Boy, Paul Jennings, Allen & Unwin.
  • A Dream Passage, J.D.E. Savill, Scruffy Wuffy.
  • A Pair of Nuts on the Throne (Robot vs Dragons 3), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • A Planet's Ransom, Carlie Simonsen, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • A Portion of Dragon and Chips (Robot vs Dragons 1), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • A Superior Spectre, Angela Meyer, Ventura Press.
  • After the Lights Go Out, Lili Wilkinson, Allen & Unwin.
  • Alpha Minor (Harriet Walsh 2), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • An Impossible Dragon, Celia Colquhoun-King, Salamanda Publishing.
  • Angels & Vixens, Kim Petersen, Whispering Ink Press.
  • Ashes of Chadanar (The Chadanar Cycle 3), Mirren Hogan.
  • Aunt Enid: Protector Extraordinaire, Karen J. Carlisle, Kraken Publishing.
  • Beneath the Surface, Rebecca Langham, NineStar Press.
  • Benevolent Passion (Heaven's Heart 2), Amanda Pillar, Maatkare Books.
  • Binding Blood, Daniel de Lorne, Escape Publishing.
  • Blood of Heirs, Alicia Wanstall-Burke.
  • Bone Arrow, Alannah K. Pearson, Alannah K. Pearson.
  • Boy Swallows Universe, Trent Dalton, HarperCollins Australia.
  • Break Your Chains (The Freedom Finders 1), Allen & Unwin.
  • Breakaway (Verdant String 1), Michelle Diener, Eclipse.
  • Breakeven (Verdant String 2), Michelle Diener, Eclipse.
  • Bride of the Dark, Heidi Wessman Kneale.
  • Broad Plain Darkening, Clare Rhoden, Odyssey Books.
  • Catching Teller Crow, Ambelin Kwaymullina and Ezekiel Kwaymullina, Allen & Unwin.
  • City of Lies (Poison Wars 1), Sam Hawke, Tom Doherty Associates.
  • Columbine's Tale (Tales of Tarya 2), Rachel Nightingale, Odyssey Books.
  • Contrition, Deborah Sheldon, IFWG Publishing Australia (Melbourne).
  • Curia Noctis: Krell V Bulin, Ben Bryant.
  • Cursed, Keri Arthur, KA Publishing.
  • Daughter of Shadows (The Chadanar Cycle 1), Mirren Hogan.
  • Deadly Passion (Heaven's Heart 1), Amanda Pillar, Maatkare Books.
  • Deception (Dark Matter 2), Teri Terry, Orchard Books.
  • Demon Hunters 6: Feud, Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Devouring Dark, Alan Baxter, Grey Matter Press.
  • Divine Prey (Noramgaell Saga 1), Chris Andrews.
  • Double Trouble (Hal Spacejock 8), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • Dragon Blood Chronicles 2: Betrayed, Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Dragonblood (The Reasoner Trilogy 3), Mirren Hogan.
  • Dragonhaze (The Reasoner Trilogy 1), Mirren Hogan.
  • Dragonstorm (The Reasoner Trilogy 2), Mirren Hogan.
  • Dyschronia. Jennifer Mills, Pan Macmillan Australia.
  • Earth Bound, Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Earth Quarantined (Earth Quarantined Trilogy 1), D.L. Richardson, D.L. Richardson.
  • Echoes of Understorey (Titan's Forest 2), Thoraiya Dyer, Tom Doherty Associates.
  • Edge of Time (Lifespan of Starlight 3), Thalia Kalipsakis, Hardie Grant Egmont.
  • Emergence, Marita Smith, Harbour Publishing House.
  • Eternal Refuge (The Refuge Trilogy 3), Anabelle McInnes, Escape Publishing.
  • Eve of Eridu, Alanah Andrews, Michael Terence Publishing.
  • Faerie Apocalypse, Jason Franks, IFWG Publishing Australia (Melbourne).
  • Fallen Empire (Ironstone Saga 1), Keith McArdle.
  • Flames, Robbie Arnott, Text Publishing.
  • Fleshers (Newport City 1), Alison Croggon and Daniel Keene, Newport Street Books.
  • Florida Station (Broken Cosmos 1), Ian Kennedy.
  • God of the Dark, Heidi Wessman Kneale.
  • Graevale (The Medoran Chronicles 4), Lynette Noni, Pantera Press.
  • Green Jay and Crow, D.J. Daniels, Abaddon Books.
  • Guardians of the Round Table 1: Dexterity Fail, Avril Sabine, Storm Petersen, and Rhys Petersen, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Guardians of the Round Table 2: Goblin Boots, Avril Sabine, Storm Petersen, and Rhys Petersen, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Guardians of the Round Table 3: Singed Feathers, Avril Sabine, Storm Petersen, and Rhys Petersen, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Hidden City, Alan Baxter, Gryphonwood Press.
  • His Name Was Walter, Emily Rodda, HarperCollins.
  • Hitler's Zeitmaschine, Brian Farber, Brian Farber.
  • Hive, A.J. Betts, Pan Macmillan Australia.
  • House of the Dark, Heidi Wessman Kneale.
  • Ice Wolves (Elementals 1), Amie Kaufman, HarperCollins.
  • Impostors, Scott Westerfeld, Allen & Unwin.
  • In Numina (A Story of Togas, Daggers, and Magic 2), Assaph Mehr, Purple Toga Publications.
  • Incantation, Mirren Hogan and Stephanie Barr, Carter and Bradley Publishing (via Rite to Reign: A Limited Edition Urban Fantasy Collection).
  • Inheritance, Carole Wilkinson, Black Dog Books.
  • Ironheart, Jodi McAlister, Penguin Random House Australia.
  • Jane Doe and the Cradle of All Worlds, Jeremy Lachlan, Hardie Grant Egmont.
  • Keeper of the Way, Patricia Leslie, Odyssey Books.
  • Lady Helen and the Dark Days Deceit, Alison Goodman, Angus & Robertson.
  • Let Sleeping Dragons Lie, Garth Nix and Sean Williams, Allen & Unwin.
  • LIFEL1K3, Jay Kristoff, Alfred A. Knopf.
  • Lightning Tracks, A.A. Kinsela, Plainspeak Publishing.
  • Lost, Val Clark, Moshpit Publishing.
  • Martian Flight (Broken Cosmos 2), Ian Kennedy.
  • Max Damage (Hal Spacejock 9), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • Mercy Point, Anna Snoekstra, HarperCollins.
  • Messenger, K.S. Nikakis, SOV Media (Australia).
  • Moonfall (Dragon Wine 6), Donna Maree Hanson, Donna Maree Hanson.
  • Neptune's War (Broken Cosmos 3), Ian Kennedy.
  • Neverland, Margot McGovern, Penguin Random House Australia.
  • Obsidio (The Illuminae Files 3), Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff, Allen & Unwin.
  • Ottilie Colter and the Narroway Hunt, Rhiannon Wiliams, Hardie Grant Egmont.
  • Pack Bound, Leisl Leighton, Escape Publishing.
  • Palace of Fires 1: Initiate, Bill Bennett, Penguin Random House Australia.
  • Peace Force (Harriet Walsh 1), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • Plague War 1: Outbreak, Alister Hodge, Severed Press.
  • Plague War 2: Pandemic, Alister Hodge, Severed Press.
  • Plague War 3: Retribution, Alister Hodge, Severed Press.
  • Plato Crater, Carleton Chinner, Carleton Chinner.
  • Rapture, Jeremy Stanford, Tale Publishing.
  • Realms of the Fae 4: An Unexpected Betrayal, Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Rebellion (Divided Elements 2), Mikhaeyla Kopievsky, Kyrija.
  • Restoration (Verity Fassbinder 3), Angela Slatter, Quercus Editions.
  • Rosie's Rangers 4: Accursed, Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Ruby Heart (Cry Havoc 1), Donna Maree Hanson, Donna Maree Hanson.
  • Satellite Attack, Dion Perry, Austin Macauley.
  • Scales of Empire (Dragon Empire Trilogy 1), Kylie Chan, HarperCollins.
  • Scarab 1: Falling Through Time, Helen Allan, Hell West Press.
  • Scarab 2: Fighting Time, Helen Allan, Hell West Press.
  • Scarab 3: The Chains of Time, Helen Allan, Hell West Press.
  • Secret Guardians (The Rogues 2), Lian Tanner, Allen & Unwin.
  • Serpent's Wake: A Tale for the Bitten, L.E. Daniels, Interactive Publications.
  • Shadow of the Exile, Mitchell Hogan, 47North.
  • Shadows Bane (A Ruadhán Sidhe Novel 2), Aiki Flinthart, Computing Advantages & Training.
  • Shadows Fate (A Ruadhán Sidhe Novel 3), Aiki Flinthart, Computing Advantages & Training.
  • Shadows Wake (A Ruadhán Sidhe Novel 1), Aiki Flinthart, Computing Advantages & Training.
  • Shine Mountain, Julie Hunt, Allen & Unwin.
  • Sierra Bravo (Harriet Walsh 3), Simon Haynes, Bowman Press.
  • Skyfire (Dragon Wine 5), Donna Maree Hanson, Donna Maree Hanson.
  • Small Spaces, Sarah Epstein, Walker Books Australia.
  • Social Media Central (Tayler 1), Kevin Klehr, NineStar Press.
  • Society Against Vampires (Assassins of the Dead 3), Avril Sabine, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • Son of Solace (The Chadanar Cycle 2), Mirren Hogan.
  • Songwoman, Ilka Tampke, Text Publising.
  • Sons of Steel, G.L. Keady, Filament Publishing.
  • Stars Uncharted, S.K. Dunstall, Penguin Random House.
  • Stone Girl, Eleni Hale, Penguin Random House Australia.
  • Stratification, Ilsa Evans, Harbour Publishing House.
  • Sympath (The Sentinels of Eden 3), Carolyn Denman, Odyssey Books.
  • Tarin of the Mammoths 3: Cave Bear Mountain, Jo Sandhu, Penguin Random House Australia.
  • The Andromeda Effect (Stellar Flash 2), Neil A. Hogan, Maldek House.
  • The Beast’s Heart, Leife Shallcross, Hodder & Stoughton.
  • The Boy from Earth, Darrell Pitt, Text Publishing.
  • The Buried Ark, James Bradley, Pan Macmillan Australia.
  • The Bus on Thursday, Shirley Barrett, Allen & Unwin.
  • The Butterfly Stone (The Stones of Power 1), Laurie Bell, Wyvern's Peak Publishing.
  • The Cycle of Harm, M.H. Snowy, Pygaso Productions.
  • The Endsister, Penni Russon, Allen & Unwin.
  • The Extremely Weird Thing that Happened in Huggable Falls, Adam Cece, Text Publishing.
  • The Fallen Sun, David R. Grigg, Rightword Enterprises.
  • The Forked Path (The Wraith Cycle 2), T.R. Thompson, Odyssey Books.
  • The Fortress, S.A. Jones, Echo Publishing.
  • The Fray, Emily Dale, Harbour Publishing House.
  • The Game Bird, Aidan R. Walsh.
  • The Girl Who Fell (The Chess Raven Chronicles 1), Violet Grace, Black Inc.
  • The Last Sea God (The Bone War Trilogy 1), Ashley Capes, Close-up Books.
  • The Melded Child, Jane Routley, Bernarra Press.
  • The Mulberry Tree, Allison Rushby, Walker Books Australia.
  • The Orchard Underground, Mat Larkin, Hardie Grant Egmont.
  • The Path of the Lost, Beau Kondos, KoHR MEDIA.
  • The Phoenix of Kiymako (The Book of Never 6), Ashley Capes, Close-Up Books.
  • The Riven Stars, Stephen Renneberg.
  • The Second Cure, Margaret Morgan, Penguin Random House Australia.
  • The Shadow (The Guardians of Time 4), Marianne Curley, MTC Services.
  • The Slightly Alarming Tale of the Whispering Wars, Jaclyn Moriarty, Allen & Unwin.
  • The Subjugate, Amanda Bridgeman, Angry Robot.
  • The Suit: Post Equilibrium, Jason Pearson, Jason Pearson.
  • The Trytth Chronicles, Goldie Alexander, Five Senses Education.
  • The Unbelievably Scary Thing that Happened in Huggable Falls, Adam Cece, Text Publishing.
  • The Way Home (Ashes of Olympus 1), Julian Barr, Odyssey Books.
  • The White Room, Mirren Hogan, Burning Willow Press.
  • The Witch Who Courted Death, Maria Lewis, Little, Brown Book Group.
  • The Years of the Wolf, Craig Cormick, IFWG Publishing Australia (Melbourne).
  • This Present Past, Traci Harding, HarperCollins.
  • Tide of Stone. Kaaron Warren, Omnium Gatherum.
  • Time Warper, Cheree Peters, Ford Street Publishing.
  • Today's Spacemage (The Spacemage Chronicle 2), Timothy Ellis.
  • Tomorrow's Spacemage (The Spacemage Chronicle 3), Timothy Ellis.
  • Under Your Wings, Tiffany Tsao, Penguin Random House Australia.
  • Undying, Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner, Allen & Unwin.
  • Unreal Time, Martii Maclean, Kooky Cat Books.
  • Warriors of Vhast 3: Clearing the Web, Cary J. Lenehan, IFWG Publishing Australia (Melbourne).
  • We Are Omega, Justin Woolley, Lonely Robot Books.
  • We Ride the Storm (The Reborn Empire 1), Devin Madson, Cloudburst Books.
  • What the Woods Keep, Katya de Becerra, Allen & Unwin.
  • When Worlds Collide (Sanctuary 3), Amy Laurens, Inkprint Press.
  • Whimsy and Woe 2: The Final Act, Rebecca McRitchie, HarperCollins.
  • Whisper, Lynette Noni, Pantera Press.
  • Willow Bloom and the Dream Keepers, E.V. Farrell, Hookline Books.
  • Winterhued, E.H. Alger, Elizabeth Alger.
  • Wintering, Krissy Kneen, Text Publishing.
  • Wraith, Shane and Alex Smithers, Magabala Books.
  • Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor 2), Jessica Townsend, Hachette Australia.
  • Yesterday's Spacemage (The Spacemage Chronicle 1), Timothy Ellis.

Best Novella or Novelette

3.5 Novella or Novelette: A Novella or Novelette is any work of sf/f/h of 7,500 to 40,000 words.


  • "#WhiteWitch", Shauna O'Meara, in Dimension6 14.
  • "A Being With Two Bodies", Anne Breen, in Mad Scientist Journal, Autumn 2018.
  • "A Fish Out of Water", Brad McNaughton, in Andromeda Spaceways Magazine 73.
  • "A Matter of Light", Angela Slatter, in Gaslight Gothic: Strange Tales of Sherlock Holmes, Hades Publications.
  • "Albion", Simon Haynes, in Albion, Bowman Press.
  • "And the Ship Sails On", Cat Sparks, in Aurum, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • "Andromeda Ascends", Matthew R. Davis, in Beneath the Waves: Tales from the Deep, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "Beautiful", Juliet Marillier, in Aurum, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • "Cabaret of Monsters", Tansy Rayner Roberts, in Cabaret of Monsters, The Creature Court.
  • "Circus Runner", Steve Dilon, in The Beard and Other Weirdness, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "Crisis Apparition", Kaaron Warren, in A Primer to Kaaron Warren (Exploring Dark Short Fiction 2), Dark Moon Books.
  • "Curtis Creed and the Lore of the Ocean", Rebecca Fraser, in Curtis Creed and the Lore of the Ocean, IFWG Publishing Australia (Melbourne).
  • "Dear Tiger: Don't Look Back" (The Tiger Letters 3), Carlie Simonsen, in Dear Tiger: Don't Look Back, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Dear Tiger: Help Me Find My Sisters" (The Tiger Letters 5), Carlie Simonsen, in Dear Tiger: Help Me Find My Sisters, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Dear Tiger: I Don't Think I'm Human Any More" (The Tiger Letters 2), Carlie Simonsen, in Dear Tiger: I Don't Think I'm Human Anymore, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Dear Tiger: I Really Like Your Lab" (The Tiger Letters 3), Carlie Simonsen, in Dear Tiger: I Like Your Lab, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Dear Tiger: Let's Go A-Hunting" (The Tiger Letters 4), Carlie Simonsen, in Dear Tiger: Let's Go A-Hunting, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Down the Ashford Line", Chris Mason, in Beyond the Infinite: Tales from the Outer Reaches.
  • "Easy Like Arsenic", Ephiny Gale, in Dimension6 15.
  • "Finding Aurora", Rebecca Langham, in Finding Aurora, NineStar Press.
  • "Forgive Me Marti", Avril Sabine, in Plea of the Damned 5: Forgive Me Marti, Broken Gate Publishing.
  • "Granny Finds a Gas Mask", Carlie Simonsen, in Granny Finds a Gas Mask, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Halloween is Not a Verb", Tansy Rayner Roberts, in Halloween is Not a Verb.
  • "I Almost Went to the Library Last Night", Joanne Anderton, in Aurum, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • "Icefall", Stephanie Gunn, in Icefall, Twelfth Planet Press.
  • "Ikiryō", Brian Craddock, in The Dalziel Files, Broken Puppet Books.
  • "In Full Flight", Carlie Simonsen, in In Full Flight, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Kõpura Rising", David Kuraria, in Cthulhu: Land of the Long White Cloud, IFWG Publishing International.
  • "Lady Brilliana", Lucy Sussex, in Aurum, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • "Let Sleeping Princes Lie", Tansy Rayner Roberts, in Let Sleeping Princes Lie (Castle Charming 3), Sheep Might Fly.
  • "Manifest Recall", Alan Baxter, in Manifest Recall, Grey Matter Press.
  • "Mothers", C.M. Simpson, in The Expanding Universe 4, LMBPN Publishing.
  • "Merry Happy Valkyrie", Tansy Rayner Roberts, in Merry Happy Valkyrie, Twelfth Planet Press.
  • "Olivia Stone and the Dread of the Dreamers", Jeffery E Doherty, in Olivia Stone and the Dread of the Dreamers, IFWG Publishing Australia (Melbourne).
  • "Perfect World", George Ivanoff, in Other Worlds 1: Perfect World, Random House Australia.
  • "Pinion", Stephanie Gunn, in Aurum, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • "Rainforest Rescue", Karen Tyrell, in Song Bird 3: Rainforest Rescue, Digital Future Press.
  • "Rocky & the Raptors" (Otherworld Adventures 6), C.M. Simpson, in Rocky & the Raptors, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Satan Repentant", Michael Aiken, in Satan Repentant, UWA Publishing.
  • "Shatterglass", Susan Wardle, in Aurum, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • "Singles' Day", Samantha Murray, in Interzone 277.
  • "Sleeping Dogs", Kirstyn McDermott, in Cthulhu Deep Down Under 2, IFWG Publishing Australia.
  • "Static Ruin", Corey J. White, in Static Ruin, Tom Doherty Associates.
  • "Survival", Rachel Watts, in Survival, Rachel Watts.
  • "Tea & Sympathetic Magic", Tansy Rayner Roberts, in Tea & Sympathetic Magic.
  • "The Adventures of Catvinkle", Elliot Perlman, in The Adventures of Catvinkle, Penguin Random House.
  • "The Apprentice", Adam Bennett in "Witches vs Wizards", Zombie Pirate Publishing.
  • "The Beard", Steve Dillon, in The Beard and Other Weirdness, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "The Black Diamond of the Elephant God", Steven Paulsen, in Shadows on the Wall: dark and weird stories, IFWG Publishing Australia.
  • "The Black Sea", Chris Mason, in Beneath the Waves: Tales from the Deep, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "The Bloody Rag", Matthew R. Davis, in Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "The Dalai Sanction", Dennis Callegari, in Andromeda Spaceways Magazine 72.
  • "The Depredides Dance", C.M. Simpson, in The Depredides Dance, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "The Divinity of Akobi", Brian Craddock, in Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "The Dragon's Child", Janeen Webb, in The Dragon's Child, PS Publishing.
  • "The Dressmaker and the Colonel's Coat", David Versace, in Mnemo's Memory and Other Fantastic Tales.
  • "The Fisherman and the Cormorant", Therese Doherty, in Heroines, New Perennial Press.
  • "The Legend of Gentleman John", T.J. Nichols, in The Legend of Gentleman John, Dreamspinner Press.
  • "The Life and Crime of Dr Minnie Isaacs (PhD)", Maureen Flynn, in Temporal Fractures, Specul8 Publishing.
  • "The Lighthose at Pelican Rock", Stephen Hart, in The Lighthouse at Pelican Rock, Christmas Press.
  • "The Lion Gods", Karen Lee Field, in The Lion Gods (Land of Miu 3).
  • "The Merlin Girl", D.J. Elton, in The Merlin Girl: Merlin and Me, Balboa Press.
  • "The Moon Collector", D.K. Mok, in Under the Full Moon's Light, Owl Hollow Press.
  • "The Queen's Game", C.M. Simpson, in The Queen's Game, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "The Reclaimers", Mark Webb, in Dimension6 13. ([1])
  • "The Relic of the Blue Dragon", Rebecca Lim, in The Relic of the Blue Dragon (Children of the Dragon 1), Allen & Unwin.
  • "The Shaming", David Coleman, in Dimension6 15.
  • "The Staff in the Stone", Garth Nix, in The Book of Magic, HarperCollins.
  • "The Starling Requiem", Jodi Cleghorn, in The Starling Requiem.
  • "The Weirdness of Bliss", Steve Dillon, in The Beard and Other Weirdness, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "This Guy's the Limit", Simon Petrie, in Murder on the Zenith Express: the Gordon Mamon collection, Simon Petrie.
  • "This Side of the Wall", Michael Gardner, in Metaphorosis Magazine, January 19, 2018.
  • "Thylacines", Deborah Sheldon, in Thylacines, Severed Press.
  • "Time and Tide", Robert Hood, in Cthulhu Deep Down Under 2, IFWG Publishing Australia.
  • "Triquetra", Kirstyn McDermott, in Triquetra, Tom Doherty Associates. (Also published in Tor.com, September 5, 2018.)
  • "Void Black Shadow", Corey J. White, in Void Black Shadow, Tom Doherty Associates.
  • "Water for Antiques", Robert N. Stephenson, in Dimension6 13.
  • "What Happens on Axis 58...", C.M. Simpson, in What Happens on Axis 58..., C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "Where Else but Waverran", C.M. Simpson, in Where Else but Waverran, C.M. Simpson Publishing.
  • "With This Needle I Thee Thread", Angela Rega, in Aurum, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • "Zodiac", Mark Barnes, in Dimension6 15.

Best Short Story

3.6 Short Story: A Short Story is any work of sf/f/h less than 7,500 words.


  • "2084", Dirk Strasser, in Aurealis 110.
  • "7th Sky", Mehreen Ahmed, in Spillwords Press, June 17, 2018.
  • "A Blood Pact", Robert N. Stephenson, in The Fifth Di..., March 2018.
  • "A Case of Seeing", Eugen Bacon, in Dying & Other Stories, Fiction4All.
  • "A Cat Amongst...", Louise Zedda-Sampson, in AntipodeanSF 243.
  • "A Code for Hope and Silence", Claire McKenna, in Andromeda Spaceways Magazine 73.
  • "A Fair Wind Off Baracoa", Robert Porteous, in A Hand of Knaves, CSFG Publishing.
  • "A Fairy Tale", Susan Cornford, in AntipodeanSF 241.
  • "A Feathered Heart", Morgan Tonkin.
  • "A Figure in the Haze", Rebecca Boyle, in Aurealis 114.
  • "A Fire Across the World", David Versace, in On Spec 108.
  • "A Hand Full Of Sand Can Save Your Life", Laurie Bell, in AntipodeanSF 238.
  • "A House Returned", Noel Osualdini, in Trickster's Treats 2, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "A Man Full of Shadows", Eugen M. Bacon, in Dying & Other Stories, Fiction4All.
  • "A Man Totally Alone", Robert Hood, in The Mammoth Book of Halloween Stories, Skyhorse Publishing.
  • "A Moment's Peace", David Versace, in A Hand of Knaves, CSFG Publishing.
  • "A New Beginning", Susan Cornford, in Corner Bar Magazine, Volume 3 Number 7.
  • "A Nursery Rhyme", Eugen Bacon, in Dying & Other Stories, Fiction4All.
  • "A Pale Lure", Eugen Bacon, in Dying & Other Stories, Fiction4All.
  • "A Perfect Plan", Gary Estcourt, in AntipodeanSF 243.
  • "A Pet is For Life", Geneve Flynn, in Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id, Things in the Well Publications.
  • "A Question Of Identity", Grace Maslin, in A Hand of Knaves, CSFG Publishing.
  • "A Risk of Malice", Devin Madson, in Grimdark Magazine 17.
  • "A Robot Like Me", Lee Cope, in Mother of Invention, Twelfth Planet Press.
  • "A Second Chance", Sue Clennell, in AntipodeanSF 234.
  • "A Short Tail", Michael T. Schaper, in AntipodeanSF 238.
  • "A Stillness in the Water", Clint Lowe, in Andromeda Spaceways Magazine 70.
  • "A Tale Of Pod", Kim Rose, in AntipodeanSF 242.
  • "A Tale Of The Marriage Of Gawain", Amy Brown, in A Hand of Knaves, CSFG Publishing.
  • "A Verdant Heart", Melanie Rees, in Little Blue Marble, February 7, 2018.
  • "A Widow’s Worth", Louise Pieper, in A Hand of Knaves, CSFG Publishing.
  • "A Wild Thing Shall Never Be Broken", Paul Alex Gray, in Scrutiny: A Journal of Magical Realism.
  • "Ace Zone", Eugen Bacon, in A Hand of Knaves, CSFG Publishing.
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  • "Whats App", Edwina Harvey, in AntipodeanSF 241.
  • "When We Fall, We Forget", Angela Slatter, in Phantoms, Titan Books.
  • "Winged, With Sharp Teeth", Peter M. Ball, in Winged, With Sharp Teeth, Brain Jar Press.
  • "Wormholes and the Woman with the Fake Tan", Brad McNaughton, in Aurealis 113.
  • "Worst House in the Street", Angela J. Maher, in Trickster's Treats 2, Things in the Well Publications.

Best Collected Work

3.7 Collected Work: A collected work is a sf/f/h collection or anthology, magazine or journal, ezine or webzine which must pay contributors in other than contributor copies and incidentals, or the editor/s of which declare the work to be professional. At least one edition of a collected work must have been issued in the eligible calendar year.


  • 80,000 Totally Secure Passwords that no hacker would ever guess by Simon Petrie, Simon Petrie.
  • A Hand of Knaves, Leife Shallcross and Chris Large, CSFG Publishing.
  • A Primer to Kaaron Warren (Exploring Dark Short Fiction 2), Dark Moon Books.
  • And Then... 2, Ruth Wykes and Kylie Fox, Clan Destine Press.
  • Andromeda Spaceways Magazine 70, Eugen M. Bacon, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
  • Andromeda Spaceways Magazine 72, Samantha Ryder and Eugen M. Bacon, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
  • Andromeda Spaceways Magazine 73, Tom Dullemond, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
  • Andromeda Spaceways Magazine: 2017's Best Stories, The ASM Team, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Incorporated.
  • AntipodeanSF, Ion Newcombe.
  • Aurealis 107, Stephen Higgins, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 108, Stephen Higgins, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 109, Stephen Higgins, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 110, Michael Pryor, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 111, Michael Pryor, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 112, Michael Pryor, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 113, Dirk Strasser, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 114, Dirk Strasser, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 115, Dirk Strasser, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurealis 116, Dirk Strasser, Chimaera Publications.
  • Aurum, Russell B. Farr, Ticonderoga Publications.
  • Beginnings: Australian Speculative Fiction Anthology 1, Alanah Andrews, Austin P. Sheehan, and Jocelyn Spark, Deadset Press.
  • Behind the Mask: Tales from the Id, Steve Dillon, Things in the Well Publications
  • Beneath the Ferny Tree - A Horror Collection, David Schembri, Close Up Books.
  • Beneath the Waves: Tales from the Deep, Steve Dillon, Things in the Well Publications.
  • Beyond: A Short Story Collection by Alanah Andrews.
  • Beyond the Infinite: Tales from the Outer Reaches, Things in the Well Publications.
  • Bones by Andrew Cull, Vermillion2One Press.
  • Cthulhu: Land of the Long White Cloud, Steve Proposch, Christopher Sequeira, and Bryce Stevens, IFWG Publishing International.
  • Cthulhu Deep Down Under 2, Steve Proposch, Christopher Sequeira, and Bryce Stevens, IFWG Publishing Australia.
  • Dimension6, Keith Stevenson, coeur de lion publishing.
  • Dimension6 Annual Collection 2018, Keith Stevenson, coeur de lion publishing.
  • Dying & Other Stories, Eugen Bacon, Fiction4All.
  • Fairytales for Feisty Girls by Susannah McFarlane, Allen & Unwin.
  • Fantastic Tales, Morgan Tonkin.
  • Full Metal Horror, Adam Bennett and Sam M. Phillips, Zombie Pirate Publishing.
  • Mnemo's Memory and Other Fantastic Tales, David Versace.
  • Mother of Invention, Rivqa Rafael and Tansy Rayner Roberts, Twelfth Planet Press.
  • Mountains of the Mind by Gillian Polack, Shooting Star.
  • Movemind: Speculative Short Stories by Robert New, Tale Publishing.
  • Murder on the Zenith Express: the Gordon Mamon collection by Simon Petrie, Simon Petrie.
  • Next Curious Thing, Ephiny Gale, Foxgrove Press.
  • Not Quite the End of the World Just Yet by Peter M. Ball, Brain Jar Press.
  • Phantom Limbs by Margo Lanagan, PS Publishing.
  • Planet Bastard 1, Brandon Young, Migrator Entertainment.
  • Red Hour and Other Strange Tales by Pamela Jeffs, Four Ink Press.
  • Retro Sci-Fi Tales, Darren Koziol.
  • Shadows on the Wall: dark and weird stories by Steven Paulsen, IFWG Publishing Australia.
  • Shakespeare Now! Anthology by Goldie Alexander, Five Senses Education.
  • Sword and Sonnet, edited by Aidan Doyle, Rachael K. Jones and E. Catherine Tobler, Ate Bit Bear.
  • Tales from the Inner City by Shaun Tan, Allen & Unwin.
  • Temporal Fractures, Specul8 Publishing.
  • The Adventurous Princess and other feminist fairy tales by Erin-Claire Barrow.
  • The Beard and Other Weirdness by Steve Dillon.
  • The Dalziel Files, Brian Craddock, Broken Puppet Books.
  • The Early Experiments by Peter M. Ball, Brain Jar Press.
  • The Worlds of SF, F & H 3, Robert N. Stephenson, Altair Australia.
  • Through These Eyes, Donna Maree Hanson, Donna Maree Hanson.
  • Train Wreck and Other Stories, Noel Osualdini, Things in the Well Publications.
  • Trickster's Treats 2, Steve Dillon, Things in the Well Publications.
  • Twisted Moon, Hester J. Rook, P. Edda, Liz Duck-Chong, and Selene Maris.
  • Wide Brown Land: stories of Titan by Simon Petrie, edited by Edwina Harvey, Peggy Bright Books.
  • Witches vs Wizards, Adam Bennett and Sam M. Phillips, Zombie Pirate Publishing.

Best Artwork

3.8 Artwork: An artwork is a single work or series of related works of art in any medium other than text.


  • illustration, Peter Allert, for Aurealis 109.
  • illustration, Peter Allert, for Aurealis 112.
  • illustration, Peter Allert, for Aurealis 116.
  • illustration, John Banitsiotis, for Aurealis 108.
  • illustration, John Banitsiotis, for Aurealis 112.
  • illustration, Matt Bissett-Johnson, for Aurealis 108.
  • illustration, Matt Bissett-Johnson, for Aurealis 110.
  • illustration, Matt Bissett-Johnson, for Aurealis 115.
  • cover art, Greg Bridges, for The Dragon's Child, PS Publishing.
  • internal illustrations, Rovina Cai, for Beneath the Sugar Sky, Tom Doherty Associates.
  • illustrations, Kelly Canby, for The Slightly Alarming Tale of the Whispering Wars, Allen & Unwin.
  • illustration, Leah Clementson, for Aurealis 109.
  • illustration, Leah Clementson, for Aurealis 111.
  • cover and internal illustrations, Kathy Creamer, for Princess Hayley's Comet, Christmas Press.
  • illustrations, Kathy Creamer, for The Lighthouse at Pelican Rock, Christmas Press.
  • illustration, Hannah Dunn, for Aurealis 107.
  • illustration, Hannah Dunn, for Aurealis 111.
  • Gastronauts, James Foley, Fremantle Press.
  • illustration, Dion Hamill, for Aurealis 110.
  • illustration, Kate Harrison, for Aurealis 109.
  • cover art, Kathleen Jennings, for covers of the new Cabaret of Monsters novella and the reissued Creature Court trilogy by Tansy Rayner Roberts.
  • cover art, Kathleen Jennings, for Mountains of the Mind, Shooting Star.
  • illustration, Carol Kewley, for Aurealis 114.
  • illustrations, Sonia Kretschmer, for Whimsy and Woe 2: The Final Act, HarperCollins.
  • illustration, Kim Lennard, for Aurealis 112.
  • illustrations, Fiona Levings, for The Adventures of Hilda the Witch, Little Steps Publishing.
  • cover art, Likhain, for Mother of Invention, Twelfth Planet Press.
  • cover and internal illustrations, Shauna O'Meara, for Wide Brown Land: stories of Titan, Peggy Bright Books. (same illustrations as in version published by Simon Petrie)
  • cover and internal illustrations, Shauna O'Meara, for A Hand of Knaves, CSFG Publishing.
  • cover illustration, Shauna O'Meara, for Kaleidotrope, Summer edition.
  • internal illustrations, Shauna O'Meara, for Murder in the Mail, Odyssey Books.
  • cover art, Steve Dillon, for Behind the Mask - Tales from the Id, Things in the Well Publications
  • cover art, Steve Dillon, for The Beard and Other Weirdness, Things in the Well Publications
  • cover art, Steve Dillon, for Trickster's Treats 2, Things in the Well Publications
  • cover art, Shauna O'Meara, for Murder on the Zenith Express: the Gordon Mamon collection, Simon Petrie.
  • cover art, Lewis P. Morley, for 80,000 Totally Secure Passwords That No Hacker Would Ever Guess, Simon Petrie.
  • cover art (inside doorway), Les Petersen, for Divine Prey (The Noramgaell Saga 1).
  • illustration, Andrew Plant, for Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine 72.
  • illustration, Andrew Saltmarsh, for Aurealis 107.
  • illustration, Andrew Saltmarsh, for Aurealis 110.
  • illustrations, Andrew Saltmarsh, for Aurealis 114.
  • illustrations, Andrew Saltmarsh, for Aurealis 116.
  • Cover Art, internal illustrations, David Schembri, for Beneath the Ferny Tree, Close Up Books.
  • Triumviratus, Shane W. Smith, Deeper Meanings Publishing.
  • illustration, James Spence, for Aurealis 110.
  • illustration, James Spence, for Aurealis 113.
  • Cicada, Shaun Tan, Hachette Australia.
  • frontispiece, Shaun Tan, for Shadows on the Wall: dark and weird stories, IFWG Publishing Australia.
  • illustration, Lynette Watters, for Aurealis 107.
  • illustration, Lynette Watters, for Aurealis 113.
  • illustration, Lynette Watters, for Aurealis 115.
  • illustrations, Annie White, for Beware the Deep Dark Forest, Walker Books Australia.
  • illustrations, Matt Wolf, for The Way Home, Odyssey Books.

Best Fan Writer

3.9 Fan Writer and Fan Artist: These awards are made to writers or artists for a work or body of work first published, released, or made available for public viewing in the eligible calendar year. The writer or artist must have received no payment other than contributor copies and other incidentals (coffee mug, t-shirt, poster, etc.)

  • An Example Australian Writer, for (body of work, including) Example work(s), in Containing Publication(s), Publisher(s) (Location(s)). (Example link to more information)

  • Liz Barr, for writing in squiddishly. ([2])
  • Leigh Edmonds, for writing in iOTA.
  • Bruce Gillespie, for writing in SF Commentary.

Best Fan Artist

3.9 Fan Writer and Fan Artist: These awards are made to writers or artists for a work or body of work first published, released, or made available for public viewing in the eligible calendar year. The writer or artist must have received no payment other than contributor copies and other incidentals (coffee mug, t-shirt, poster, etc.)

  • An Example Australian Artist, for (body of work, including) Example work(s), in Containing Publication(s), Publisher(s) (Location(s)). (Example link to more information)

  • Stephen Campbell, for cover art, in SF Commentary 97.
  • Carol Kewley, for "Utopian Cat", in SF Commentary 96.

Best Fan Publication in any Medium

3.10 Fan Publication in any Medium: This award is for a work or group of related works in any medium first published, released, or made available for public viewing in the eligible calendar year. The writer or artist must have received no payment. Eligible works include, but are not limited to, a periodical, journal, fanzine, ezine or webzine.


  • Dark Matter Zine, edited by Nalini Haynes.
  • Earl Grey Editing, edited by Elizabeth Fitzgerald.
  • Ethel the Aardvark, Melbourne Science Fiction Club.
  • Galactic Suburbia, Alisa Krasnostein, Alexandra Pierce, and Tansy Rayner Roberts.
  • iOTA, Leigh Edmonds.
  • Pratchat, Elizabeth Flux, Ben McKenzie, Splendid Chaps Productions.
  • SF Commentary, Bruce Gillespie.
  • The Angriest, Grant Watson.
  • The Martian Drive-In Podcast, Terry Frost.
  • The Wild Goose, edited by Roman Orszanski and Adam Jenkins (wild-goose.net).
  • Verity!, Deborah Stanish, Erika Ensign, Katrina Griffiths, L.M. Myles, Lynne M. Thomas, and Tansy Rayner Roberts.
  • Viewing Clutter, George Ivanoff.

Best New Talent

3.11 New Talent: This award recognises excellence of achievement in any field of the genre by an individual who has never been nominated for a national or international award, or has only been nominated for a national or international award in one or both of the two calendar years prior to the year for which they are a Best New Talent nominee. National or international awards include but are not limited to: Australian SF ("Ditmar"), Aurealis, Hugo and Nebula Awards. Once nominated, an individual may only be nominated once more, in the year following the first nomination.


  • Eugen Bacon, writing and editing
  • Kat Clay, writing
  • Steve Dillon, writing, editing, publishing (Things in the Well Publications)
  • Elizabeth Fitzgerald, writing, editing and reviewing
  • Sam Hawke, writing
  • Pamela Jeffs, writing
  • Bren MacDibble (also writing as Cally Black), writing
  • Margaret Morgan, writing
  • Matthew Morrison, writing
  • Leife Shallcross, writing and editing

William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review

3.12 William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review: William Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review is for the writing or editing of a work or a group of related works of criticism or review pertaining to the genres of science fiction, fantasy, or horror.


  • Eugen Bacon, for "What is AfroSF?", in Aurealis 111.
  • Nalini Haynes, for "Building resilience into ‘outsider’ teenagers via young adult literature", at Critical Health and Education Studies 2018 Conference. ([3])
  • Nalini Haynes, for "Drugs, Cyborgs and the Call of the Wild", at Smiths Alternative ([4])
  • Nalini Haynes, for "Fearsome freaks: how the dominant discourse disenfranchises people with albinism", at the In Sickness and In Health 2018 Conference. ([5])
  • Nalini Haynes, for "Partially-sighted Cyborgs: debunking myths, exposing the truth", at the 4S2018 conference ([6])
  • Nalini Haynes, for "The true Aryan does not have albinism", in PhDpeeps. ([7])
  • Travis Johnson, for reviews, in Celluloid and Whiskey. ([8])
  • Shauna O'Meara, for review of Eternal, in Australian Comics Journal, March 1, 2018.
  • Ian Mond, for reviews in Locus: The Magazine of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Field, July-December 2018.
  • Tansy Rayner Roberts, for Gentlewomen of the Press, Sheep Might Fly. ([9])
  • Cat Sparks, for "The 21st Century Catastrophe: Hyper-capitalism and Severe Climate Change in Science Fiction" PhD exegesis. ([10])
  • Grant Watson, for reviews, in FictionMachine. ([11])