The Sidewise Awards for Alternate History

The judges for the Sidewise Awards for Alternate History are pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Sidewise Awards. Presentation of the awards was made at Loncon 3, the 72nd Annual World Science Fiction Convention on August 16, 2014, in London.


Winner for
2013
Best Short-Form Alternate History

* Vylar Kaftan *
"The Weight of the Sunrise"

In Asimov's Science Fiction, February 2013.

Other Finalists for 2013 Best
Short-Form Alternate History

Ken Liu. "A Brief History of the Trans-Pacific Tunnel"
In The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, January 2013.

Adam Roberts. "Tollund"
In The Book of the Dead (ed. Jared Shurin),
Jurassic London 2013

Kristine Kathryn Rusch. "Uncertainty"
In Asimov's Science Fiction, March 2013.

Harry Turtledove. "Cayos in the Stream"
On Tor.com, August 7, 2013

Ian Watson. "Blair's War"
In Asimov's Science Fiction, July 2013.

Winners (Tie) for
2013
Best Long-Form Alternate History

* D.J. Taylor *
The Windsor Faction

Chatto & Windus 2013 and Pegasus 2013

* Bryce Zabel *
Surrounded by Enemies:
What If Kennedy Survived Dallas?

Mill City Press 2013

Other Finalists for 2013 Best
Long-Form Alternate History

Robert Conroy.
1920: America's Great War

Baen 2013

Mark Hodder.
The Secret of Abdu el Yezdi

Del Rey UK 2013 and Pyr 2013

Please address all inquiries and correspondence to the awards secretary, Steven Silver.