Awards & Winners

1978 Locus Award

Check winners and nominations of 1978 Locus Award. Check awards winners of 1978 Locus Award. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

Locus Award for Best Novel

Frederik Pohl

Honored for : Gateway
Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel

J. R. R. Tolkien

Honored for : The Silmarillion

Nominations »

Nominee Nominated Work
Piers Anthony A Spell for Chameleon
Thomas Burnett Swann Cry Silver Bells
Patricia A. McKillip Heir of Sea and Fire
Fritz Leiber Our Lady of Darkness
Thomas Burnett Swann Queens Walk in the Dusk
Susan Cooper Silver on the Tree
Richard A. Lupoff Sword of the Demon
T. H. White The Book of Merlyn
Stephen R. Donaldson The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant
Joy Chant The Grey Mane of Morning
Stephen King The Shining
J. R. R. Tolkien The Silmarillion
Terry Brooks The Sword of Shannara
Andre Norton Trey of Swords
Locus Award for Best Short Story

Harlan Ellison

Honored for : Jeffty Is Five

Nominations »

Nominee Nominated Work
Stephen Leigh A Rain of Pebbles
Fritz Leiber A Rite of Spring
John Varley Air Raid
George R. R. Martin Bitterblooms
Thomas F. Monteleone Camera Obscura
Spider Robinson Dog Day Evening
Orson Scott Card Ender's Game
Joan D. Vinge Eyes of Amber
John Varley Good-bye, Robinson Crusoe
Harlan Ellison Jeffty Is Five
Edward Bryant Particle Theory
Stanley Schmidt Pinnocchio
Samuel R. Delany Prismatica
Jack Vance The Bagful of Dreams
Keith Roberts The Big Fans
Tom Reamy The Detweiler Boy
Michael Bishop The House of Compassionate Sharers
Woody Allen The Kugelmass Episode
Carter Scholz The Ninth Symphony of Ludwig van Beethoven and Other Lost Songs
James Tiptree, Jr. The Screwfly Solution
George R. R. Martin The Stone City