Recent News: Awards
News / July 29, 2017

Welcome to our regular update on genre awards, where we keep you up to date with all the major awards. It’s the summer season, so shortlists and awards are coming thick and fast – we’ve got the details on the latest awards and upcoming deadlines. Did we miss an award you think we should be keeping track of? Let us know and we’ll get right on it. RECENT AWARDS          LATEST SHORTLISTS          COMING SOON RECENT AWARDS ARTHUR C CLARKE AWARD Becky Chambers, A Closed and Common Orbit, Hodder & Stoughton Yoon Ha Lee, Ninefox Gambit, Solaris Emma Newman, After Atlas, Roc Tricia Sullivan, Occupy Me, Gollancz Lavie Tidhar, Central Station, PS Publishing Colson Whitehead, The Underground Railroad, Fleet **WINNER   Mythopoeic Awards Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Andrea Hairston, Will Do Magic For Small Change (Aqueduct Press) Mary Robinette Kowal, Ghost Talkers (Tor) Patricia A. McKillip, Kingfisher (Ace) **WINNER Maggie Stiefvater, The Raven Cycle (Scholastic) Jo Walton, The Thessaly Trilogy (Tor) Fantasy Award for Children’s Literature Adam Gidwitz, The Inquisitor’s Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and their Holy Dog (Dutton) **WINNER S. E. Grove, The Mapmakers Trilogy (Viking) Bridget Hodder, The Rat Prince (Farrar, Straus, & Giroux) Grace Lin, When the Sea Turned to Silver (Little, Brown) Delia Sherman, The Evil Wizard Smallbone (Candlewick) Scholarship Award in…

Recent News: World Fantasy Awards
News / November 4, 2016

Welcome to the first in a new series on genre awards. Here we’ll be keeping you up to date with recent wins, shortlists and closing dates for nominations for all the major awards. We’re kicking off with the World Fantasy Awards, presented at the World Fantasy Convention 2016 in Columbus, Ohio on 27-30 October. Did we miss an award you think we should be keeping track of? Let us know and we’ll get right on it. WORLD FANTASY AWARDS          NOMINATIONS CLOSING   WORLD FANTASY AWARDS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT David G. Hartwell Andrzej Sapkowski NOVELS Kazuo Ishiguro, The Buried Giant (Knopf/Faber & Faber) N. K. Jemisin, The Fifth Season (Orbit) Naomi Novik, Uprooted (Del Rey Books/Macmillan UK) K. J. Parker, Savages (Subterranean Press) Paul Tremblay, A Head Full of Ghosts (William Morrow & Co.) Anna Smaill, The Chimes (Sceptre)  *WINNER  LONG FICTION Usman T. Malik, “The Pauper Prince and the Eucalyptus Jinn” (, Apr. 22, 2015) Kim Newman, “Guignol” (Horrorology, edited by Stephen Jones, Jo Fletcher Books) Kelly Robson, “Waters of Versailles” (, June 10, 2015) Bud Webster, “Farewell Blues” (The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Jan./Feb. 2015)  Kelly Barnhill, The Unlicensed Magician (PS Publishing)  *WINNER  SHORT FICTION Selena Chambers, “The Neurastheniac” (Cassilda’s Song, ed….