Other finalists were:
- Tracker, C.J. Cherryh (Daw)
- Irona 700, Dave Duncan (Open Road)
- Silver on the Road, Laura Anne Gilman (Saga)
- The Price of Valor, Django Wexler (Roc)
The Endeavour Award is given to a novel or single-author collection by a Pacific Northwest writer, and comes with an honorarium of $1,000. The 2016 judges were Gordon Van Gelder, Jack McDevitt, and Michaela Roessner. The deadline to submit titles for the 2017 award is February 15, 2017. For more information, see the official Endeavour Award website.