Other finalists were:
- Night Broken, Patricia Briggs (Ace)
- METAtropolis: The Wings We Dare Aspire, Jay Lake & Ken Scholes (WordFire)
- Our Lady of the Islands, Shannon Page & Jay Lake (Per Aspera)
- The Shadow Throne, Django Wexler (Roc)
The Endeavor Award is given to a novel or single-author collection by a Pacific Northwest writer, and comes with an honorarium of $1,000. The 2015 judges were Russell Davis, Esther Friesner, and Fran Wilde. The deadline to submit titles for the 2016 award is February 15, 2016. For more information, see the official Endeavor Award website.