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Forthcoming Books

  • Boskone 54 - Feb 19-21, 2016
    • Boston, MA: Westin Waterfront Boston
    • Guests of  Honor: Garth Nix, Richard Anderson, Arnie & Cathy Fenner, Vixy & Tony, and  Bob Eggleton
    • Boskone is the longest-running science fiction convention in New England! Meet an impressive array of well-known figures in the field and join more than 1000 fans & pros for a fun filled weekend.

  • Potlatch 25 - March 19, 2016
    • San Jose, CA: at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library

  • SFWA Nebula Awards Weekend - May 12-15, 2016
    • Chicago IL: Palmer House Hilton

  • MidAmeriConII -- August 17-21, 2016
    • The 74th annual World Science Fiction Convention
    • Guests of Honor: Kinuko Y. Craft; Patrick and Teresa Nielsen Hayden; Tamora Pierce; Michael Swanwick; Pat Cadigan

  • World Fantasy Convention 2016 -- October 27-30, 2016
    • Columbus, Ohio: Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Convention Listings

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Note that Locus focuses on conventions with significant literary interest; we don't list cons primarily devoted to media, comics, etc.

Convention goers, note that places and dates may change; check with convention committees before making final plans.

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