2023 Tähtivaeltaja Award Shortlist

The five-title shortlist for the Tähtivaeltaja Award has been announced, honoring the best science fiction published in Finland. The award is sponsored by Helsingin Science Fiction seura (the Helsinki Science Fiction Society). The nominees are:

  • Kivinen taivas [The Stone Sky], N.K. Jemisin, translated by Mika Kivimäki (Jalava)
  • Ihmishämärä, Heikki Kännö (Sammakko)
  • Vaikka kaikki päättyisi, Jens Liljestrand, translated into Finnish by Jaana Nikula (WSOY)
  • Asema 11 [Station Eleven], Emily St. John Mandel, translated by Aleksi Milonoff (Tammi)
  • Hämmästys [Bewilderment], Richard Powers, translated by Antero Tiittula (Gummerus)

The judging panel includes Hannu Blommila, Toni Jerrman, Elli Leppä, and Kaisa Ranta. The winner will be announced in April or May 2023.

For more information, see the announcement.

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