The novel was published in Japan last year by Tokyo Sogensha, and translated by Kazuyo Misumi.
The Seiun Awards are overseen by the Federation of Science Fiction Fan Groups of Japan, and presented each year at the annual Japan Science Fiction Convention.
Ack-Ack Macaque has been nominated in the ‘Best Translated Novel’ category.
The winner will be decided by a vote of attendees at this year’s convention, and will be announced on July 9th.
Further information, and the complete shortlists for each category, can be found on the award’s Wikipedia page.No tags for this post.