2016 Copper Cylinder Awards

The Sunburst Award Society has announced the winners of the fifth annual Copper Cylinder Awards.

The Adult Award winner is Signal to Noise by Silvia Moreno-Garcia (Solaris). The Young Adult Award winner is An Inheritance of Ashes by Leah Bobet (Scholastic Canada).

The Copper Cylinder Awards celebrate “the best in Canadian fantastic literature published during the previous calendar year,” and are selected by members of the Sunburst Award Society. The award’s name comes from the first Canadian scientific romance, A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille. The winners receive a handcrafted copper cylinder trophy. For more, see the Copper Cylinder Awards website.