January 11, 2013
LoveStar by Andri Snær Magnason has been nominated for the annual Philip K. Dick Award, which is among the highest recognitions for literature in the science fiction genre authors can receive in the U.S.
LoveStar is nominated along with six other novels and the winner will be announced at a ceremony in Washington D.C. on March 29.
Originally published by Mál og menning in Iceland in 2002 the book was awarded both the DV Culture Prize and the Literature Prize of Bookstore Employees.
Check out the announcement on Iceland Review and take a look at the amazing review of LoveStar in the Village Voice. Want to know more about the man behind the book? Read this interview with Typographical Era to see what Andri has to say about writing and his inspirations!