30th Compton Crook Award  Finalists (2012)  (Winner Highlighted in Yellow) Amazon Item Number  
Author First Name Author Last Name Novel Title Publisher Copyright /Release Hard Cover Trade Paperback Mass Market Paperback Kindle Item No. (Amazon) Audio
Ernest Cline Ready Player One Crown Publishing Gp 08/16/11 030788743X 307887448 N/A B004J4WKUQ 307913147
Howard Andrew Jones The Desert of Souls Thomas Dunne Books 02/15/11 B007K4IA10 1250001994 N/A B00457X8EO N/A
T. C. McCarthy Germline Orbit (Hachette Grp) 08/01/11 N/A N/A 031612818X B0047Y16NU 1441793542
Will McIntosh Soft Apocalypse Night Shade Books 03/29/11 N/A N/A 159780276X B006OOL1QI B0053ET450
David Nickle Eutopia: A Novel of Terrible Optimism ChiZine Publications 04/15/11 N/A 1926851110 N/A B007OWQNGC B006NTH780
 Peter Orullian The Unremembered: Book One of The Vault of Heaven Tor Books 04/12/11 0765325713 B0079WZIZE 0765364697 B004L2LMFA N/A
James L. Sutter Death's Heretic Paizo Publishing, LLC 11/29/11 N/A N/A 1601253699 N/A N/A
Note: Most years we have five last round finalists. This year we had 3 tied at one score and two tied at another. Thus we ended up with 7 last round finalists!