1980 - Science Fiction (Hardcover) 

Engine Summer

By John Crowley

Original Publisher: Doubleday

Current Publisher: Out of print but available in collection titled Otherwise: Three Novels, published by Harper Perennial

Science Fiction (Hardcover) Finalists That Year:

Science Fiction (Hardcover) Winner That Year: Frederik Pohl for Jem

Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available

The Year in Literature:

  • The Executioner's Song by Norman Mailer won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
  • Czeslaw Milosz won the Nobel Prize for literature. 

More Information: In addition to being a novelist, Crowley is also a documentary film writer. His scripts include “The World of Tomorrow” (about the 1939 World's Fair), “No Place to Hide” (on the bomb shelter obsession), and The Hindenburg (for HBO).

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