Iain M. Banks

science fiction awards database

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Awards Summary


Major Awards: 2

Locus Awards: 1

Other Awards: 8

Total Number of Award Wins and Nominations: 40

— Major Awards —
Hugo Awardsfor SF/F works, voted by members of annual World Science Fiction Convention
(2 nominations)

The Culture: The Drawings (Orbit) — related work — nomination -- pending

The Algebraist (Orbit) — novel — nomination

Arthur C. Clarke Awardfor SF novel published in the UK; juried
(1 nomination)

Use of Weapons (Macdonald) — shortlist

British Fantasy Awardsfor fantasy works published in the UK, voted by British Fantasy Society members, juried since 2012
(1 nomination)

Excession (Orbit; Bantam Spectra) — August Derleth Award (novel) — nomination

British SF Association Awardsfor SF works published in the UK, voted by British SF Association members
(4 nominations; 2 wins)

Inversions (Orbit) — novel — nomination

Excession (Orbit) — novel — winner

Feersum Endjinn (Orbit) — novel — winner

Use of Weapons (Macdonald) — novel — nomination

(2 nominations)

Excession (Orbit) — long list

The Wasp Factory (Macmillan UK) — retrospective Tiptree short list

John W. Campbell Memorial Awardfor SF novel published in US or UK; juried
(2 nominations)

The Hydrogen Sonata (Orbit) — finalist

Transition (Orbit) — finalist

— Locus Awards and Poll —
Locus Awardsfor SF/F/H works, polled by readers of Locus Magazine
(12 nominations; 1 win)

The Culture: The Drawings (Orbit US; Orbit UK) — illustrated and art book — winner

The Hydrogen Sonata (Orbit US; Orbit UK) — sf novel — 3rd place

Surface Detail (Orbit) — sf novel — 4th place

Transition (Orbit; Little, Brown UK) — sf novel — 6th place

Matter (Orbit UK) — sf novel — 2nd place

The Algebraist (Orbit) — sf novel — 5th place

Look to Windward (Orbit) — sf novel — 7th place

Excession (Orbit; Bantam Spectra) — sf novel — 13th place

Feersum Endjinn (Orbit; Bantam Spectra) — sf novel — 19th place

Against a Dark Background (Orbit; Bantam Spectra) — sf novel — 10th place

The State of the Art (Mark V. Ziesing) — novella — 16th place

The Player of Games (Macmillan UK; St. Martin's) — sf novel — 22nd place

— Other Awards —
Ignotus Awardsfor SF works published in Spain, voted by members of Spanish SF Association
(1 nomination; 1 win)

The State of the Art — foreign short story — winner

Italia Awardsfor SF/F works published in Italy, voted by members of annual Italcon
(2 nominations; 2 wins)

Inversions — international novel — winner

Excession — international novel — winner

Kurd Lasswitz Preisfor SF works published in Germany, juried
(4 nominations; 4 wins)

Excession — foreign novel — winner

Use of Weapons — foreign novel — winner

The Wasp Factory — foreign novel — winner

The Bridge — foreign novel — winner

Phantastik Preisfor SF/F works published in Germany, polled by readers of Phantastik.de website
(2 nominations)

Surface Detail — foreign novel — 4th place

Transition — foreign novel — 5th place

Prix Ozonefor SF/F/H works published in France
(1 nomination; 1 win)

“A Gift from the Culture” — SF novella, foreign — winner

Prometheus Awardsfor SF works on libertarian themes, voted by members of the Libertarian Futurist Society
(1 nomination)

Matter (Orbit) — novel — nomination

Seiun Awardsfor SF/F works published in Japan, voted by members of annual Japanese SF Con
(2 nominations)

The Player of Games — translated novel — nomination

Feersum Endjinn — foreign novel — nomination

SF Site Readers Pollfor SF/F books, voted by readers of SF Site website
(3 nominations)

Surface Detail (Orbit) — sf/fantasy book — 4th place

Transition (Orbit; Little, Brown) — sf/fantasy book — 9th place

Matter (Orbit) — sf/fantasy book — 8th place

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