COWL by Neal Asher (Tor)
WAR SURF by M. M. Buckner (Ace)
CAGEBIRD by Karin Lowachee (Warner Aspect)
NATURAL HISTORY by Justina Robson (Bantam Spectra)
SILVER SCREEN by Justina Robson (Pyr)
TO CRUSH THE MOON by Wil McCarthy (Bantam Spectra)
This is not the gender balance* one sees in science fiction award nominees every day. I like it.
(Plus, go Justina go!)
*Three women vs. two men, for those who don’t know that M.M. Buckner’s a woman.