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Tie for Philip K. Dick Award

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The annual Philip K. Dick Award resulted in a tie this year, as “Emissaries from the Dead” by Adam-Troy Castro (Eos Books) will share the award with “Terminal Mind” by David Walton (Meadowhawk Press).

Sponsored by the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society, the 2008 contest was judged by Tobias Buckell, M.M. Buckner, Walter Hunt, Rosemary Kirstein, and Bill Senior.

Here’s more from the release: “The Philip K. Dick Award is presented annually for distinguished science fiction published in paperback original form in the United States.”

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