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1991 Locus Poll Award

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Best SF Novel
1 The Fall of Hyperion Dan Simmons
2 Earth David Brin
3 Queen of Angels Greg Bear
4 The Vor Game Lois McMaster Bujold
5 Voyage to the Red Planet Terry Bisson
6 Stranger in a Strange Land Robert A. Heinlein
7 The Quiet Pools Michael P. Kube-McDowell
8 The Difference Engine William Gibson and Bruce Sterling
9 Jurassic Park Michael Crichton
10 The Ring of Charon Roger MacBride Allen
11 Pegasus in Flight Anne McCaffrey
12 Raising the Stones Sheri S. Tepper
13 Pacific Edge Kim Stanley Robinson
14 The Hemingway Hoax Joe Haldeman
15 Redshift Rendezvous John E. Stith
16 Summertide Charles Sheffield
17 Polar City Blues Katharine Kerr
18 The World at the End of Time Frederik Pohl
19 Clarke County, Space Allen Steele
20 The Hollow Earth Rudy Rucker
21 The Rowan Anne McCaffrey
22 In the Country of the Blind Michael F. Flynn
23 The Ghost from the Grand Banks Arthur C. Clarke
24 The Divide Robert Charles Wilson
25 Agviq: The Whale Michael Armstrong
26 Heathern Jack Womack
Best Fantasy Novel
1 Tehanu: The Last Book of Earthsea Ursula K. Le Guin
2 Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett
3 Tigana Guy Gavriel Kay
4 Only Begotten Daughter James Morrow
5 Thomas the Rhymer Ellen Kushner
6 The Eye of the World Robert Jordan
7 The Blood of Roses Tanith Lee
8 Servant of the Empire Raymond E. Feist and Janny Wurts
9 Drink Down the Moon Charles de Lint
10 Rats and Gargoyles Mary Gentle
11 Ghostwood Charles de Lint
12 Moving Pictures Terry Pratchett
13 Dealing with Dragons Patricia C. Wrede
14 Time and Chance Alan Brennert
15 In Between Dragons Michael Kandel
16 Gossamer Axe Gaèl Baudino
17 Chase the Morning Michael Scott Rohan
18 Castleview Gene Wolfe
Best Horror/Dark Fantasy Novel
1 The Witching Hour Anne Rice
2 The Stand Stephen King
3 Moon Dance S. P. Somtow
4 Tempter Nancy A. Collins
5 The Werewolves of London Brian Stableford
6 Mary Reilly Valerie Martin
7 Dark Matter Garfield Reeves-Stevens
8 Fire Alan Rodgers
9 The Bad Place Dean R. Koontz
10 Gothic Romance (translation of Bravoure) Emmanuel Carrère
Best First Novel
1 In the Country of the Blind Michael F. Flynn
2 Winterlong Elizabeth Hand
3 Arachne Lisa Mason
4 Golden Fleece Robert J. Sawyer
5 An Abyss of Light Kathleen M. O'Neal
6 Black Snow Days Claudia O'Keefe
7 In the Net of Dreams Wm. Mark Simmons
8 Nightlight Michael Cadnum
9 Cortez on Jupiter Ernest Hogan
10 Keepers of the Peace Keith Brooke
11 The Interior Life Dorothy J. Heydt
12 The Silver Kiss Annette Curtis Klause
Best Novella
1 A Short, Sharp Shock Kim Stanley Robinson
2 Heads Greg Bear
3 The Hemingway Hoax Joe Haldeman
4 Bones Pat Murphy
5 Lion Time in Timbuctoo Robert Silverberg
6 Fool to Believe Pat Cadigan
7 Kalimantan Lucius Shepard
8 Skull City Lucius Shepard
9 Elegy for Angels and Dogs Walter Jon Williams
10 Mr. Boy James Patrick Kelly
11 Bully! Mike Resnick
12 Bwana Mike Resnick
13 Naught for Hire John E. Stith
14 Trembling Earth Allen Steele
15 Mammy Morgan Played the Organ, Her Daddy Beat the Drum Michael F. Flynn
16 Weatherman Lois McMaster Bujold
17 The First Since Ancient Persia John Brunner
18 The Cairene Purse Michael Moorcock
Best Novelette
1 Entropy's Bed at Midnight Dan Simmons
2 Dr. Pak's Preschool David Brin
3 The Shobies' Story Ursula K. Le Guin
4 Tower of Babylon Ted Chiang
5 And the Angels Sing Kate Wilhelm
6 A Braver Thing Charles Sheffield
7 Invaders John Kessel
8 Piecework David Brin
9 Inertia Nancy Kress
10 The All-Consuming Robert Frazier and Lucius Shepard
11 The Shores of Bohemia Bruce Sterling
12 The Safe-Deposit Box Greg Egan
13 Toward Kilimanjaro Ian McDonald
14 The Coon Rolled Down and Ruptured His Larinks, A Squeezed Novel by Mr. Skunk Dafydd ab Hugh
15 Mrs. Byres and the Dragon Keith Roberts
15 U F O Michael Swanwick
17 Hot Sky Robert Silverberg
18 Hyena Eyes Ray Aldridge
19 The Caress Greg Egan
20 Timekeeper John Morressy
21 The Last Feast of Harlequin Thomas Ligotti
22 Transit of Betelgeuse Robert R. Chase
23 Chaff Robert Reed
24 Limekiller at Large Avram Davidson
25 The Death Artist Alexander Jablokov
26 The Haunted Boardinghouse Gene Wolfe
27 Simulation Six Steven Gould
28 Stephen Elizabeth Massie
29 The Spiral Dance R. Garcia y Robertson
Best Short Story
1 Bears Discover Fire Terry Bisson
2 Cibola Connie Willis
3 Godspeed Charles Sheffield
4 The First Time K. W. Jeter
5 Zurich Kim Stanley Robinson
6 Love and Sex Among the Invertebrates Pat Murphy
7 Husbands Lisa Tuttle
8 White City Lewis Shiner
9 We See Things Differently Bruce Sterling
10 The Utility Man Robert Reed
11 Axiomatic Greg Egan
12 Missolonghi 1824 John Crowley
13 Designated Hitter Harry Turtledove
14 Lieserl Karen Joy Fowler
15 True Colors Kathe Koja
16 Shore Leave Blacks Nancy Etchemendy
17 Learning to Be Me Greg Egan
18 Midnight News Lisa Goldstein
18 The Cold Cage Ray Aldridge
20 Après Moi Gardner Dozois
21 The Sadness of Detail Jonathan Carroll
22 VRM-547 W. R. Thompson
23 Over Flat Mountain Terry Bisson
24 Arousal Richard Christian Matheson
25 Projects Geoffrey A. Landis
26 Lizard Lust Lisa Tuttle
Best Collection
1 Maps in a Mirror: The Short Fiction of Orson Scott Card Orson Scott Card
2 Her Smoke Rose Up Forever James Tiptree, Jr.
3 Prayers to Broken Stones Dan Simmons
4 N-Space Larry Niven
5 The Leiber Chronicles Fritz Leiber
6 Four Past Midnight Stephen King
6 The Ends of the Earth Lucius Shepard
8 The Gateway Trip Frederik Pohl
9 Points of Departure Pat Murphy
10 The Shield of Time Poul Anderson
11 Facets Walter Jon Williams
12 Slow Dancing Through Time Gardner Dozois
13 Lunar Activity Elizabeth Moon
14 Love & Napalm: Export U.S.A. (variant of The Atrocity Exhibition) J. G. Ballard
15 Houses Without Doors Peter Straub
16 War Fever J. G. Ballard
17 The Start of the End of It All and Other Stories Carol Emshwiller
Best Anthology
1 The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventh Annual Collection Gardner Dozois
2 Alien Sex Ellen Datlow
3 The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Third Annual Collection Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling
4 Universe 1 Karen Haber and Robert Silverberg
5 The 1990 Annual World's Best SF Arthur W. Saha and Donald A. Wollheim
6 Borderlands Thomas F. Monteleone
7 Nebula Awards 24 Michael Bishop
8 Project Solar Sail David Brin and Arthur C. Clarke
9 Pulphouse: The Hardback Magazine - 1990 Kristine Kathryn Rusch
10 Splatterpunks: Extreme Horror Paul M. Sammon
11 Zenith 2 David Garnett
12 The Great SF Stories #20 (1958) Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
13 Skin of the Soul Lisa Tuttle
14 The Great SF Stories 21 (1959) Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
15 Pulphouse: The Hardback Magazine - 1990 Kristine Kathryn Rusch
16 The Mammoth Book of Vintage Science Fiction: Short Novels of the 1950s Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg and Charles G. Waugh
17 The Year's Best Horror Stories: XVIII Karl Edward Wagner
18 Women of Darkness II Kathryn Ptacek
19 Best New Horror Ramsey Campbell and Stephen Jones
20 L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future, Volume VI Algis Budrys
Best Non-Fiction
1 Science Fiction Writers of America Handbook Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Dean Wesley Smith
2 How to Write Science Fiction and Fantasy Orson Scott Card
3 Science Fiction in the Real World Norman Spinrad
4 H. R. Giger's Biomechanics H. R. Giger
5 Hollywood Gothic David J. Skal
6 Bury My Heart at W. H. Smith's Brian W. Aldiss
7 Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror: 1989 Charles N. Brown and William G. Contento
8 The Weird Tale S. T. Joshi
9 Fantasy Literature: A Reader's Guide Neil Barron
10 C. S. Lewis: A Biography A. N. Wilson
11 Horror Literature: A Reader's Guide Neil Barron
12 Don't Tell the Grown-Ups Alison Lurie
13 Understanding Contemporary American Science Fiction: The Formative Period (1926-1970) Thomas D. Clareson
14 Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror: 1984 Charles N. Brown and William G. Contento
Best Editor
1 ---- Gardner Dozois
2 ---- Ellen Datlow
3 ---- Kristine Kathryn Rusch
4 ---- Edward L. Ferman
5 ---- Stanley Schmidt
6 ---- David Pringle
7 ---- David G. Hartwell
8 ---- Donald A. Wollheim
9 ---- Terri Windling
10 ---- Charles C. Ryan
11 ---- Martin H. Greenberg
12 ---- Beth Meacham
Best Artist
1 ---- Michael Whelan
2 ---- Don Maitz
3 ---- Thomas Canty
4 ---- J. K. Potter
5 ---- Gary Ruddell
6 ---- Keith Parkinson
7 ---- David A. Cherry
8 ---- Bob Eggleton
9 ---- Frank Kelly Freas
10 ---- Boris Vallejo
11 ---- W. J. Hodgson
12 ---- Jim Burns
13 ---- Janet Aulisio
14 ---- Ilene Meyer
15 ---- Darrell K. Sweet
16 ---- Barclay Shaw
17 ---- Tom Kidd
18 ---- Vincent Di Fate
18 ---- Ian Miller
Best Magazine
1 Asimov's Science Fiction George H. Scithers
2 The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction Edward L. Ferman
3 Analog Science Fiction and Fact Stanley Schmidt
4 Interzone David Pringle
5 Aboriginal Science Fiction Charles C. Ryan
6 Omni Ben Bova
7 Weird Tales George H. Scithers and Darrell Schweitzer
8 Amazing Science Fiction Stories Ted White
9 Science Fiction Chronicle Andrew I. Porter
10 Science Fiction Eye Stephen P. Brown
11 Pulphouse, The Hardback Magazine Kristine Kathryn Rusch
12 Quantum D. Douglas Fratz
13 The New York Review of Science Fiction Kathryn Cramer and David G. Hartwell and Gordon Van Gelder
14 Marion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy Magazine Marion Zimmer Bradley
Best Publisher
1 ---- Tor/St. Martin's
2 ---- Bantam/Doubleday/Dell
3 ---- Putnam/Berkley/Ace
4 ---- Ballantine/Del Rey/Fawcett
5 ---- Baen
6 ---- DAW
7 ---- Ziesing/Ursus
8 ---- Avon/Morrow
9 ---- Dark Harvest
10 ---- Pulphouse/Axolotl
11 ---- Warner/Popular Library/Questar
12 ---- Arkham House
13 ---- Penguin USA/Roc/Viking/Signet/NAL/etc.
14 ---- Gollancz
15 ---- Underwood-Miller

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