Sunday, October 31, 2010

2010 World Fantasy Award Winners

The winners of the 2010 World Fantasy Awards have been announced.  

Best Novel: The City & The City, by China Mieville
Best Novella: "Sea Hearts", by Margo Lanagan
Best Short Story: "The Pelican Bar", by Karen Joy Fowler
Best Anthology: American Fantastic Tales, by Peter Straub (editor)
Best Collection (tie): The Very Best of Gene Wolfe / There Once Lived a Woman Who Tried to Kill Her Neighbor's Baby, by Ludmilla Petrushevskaya
Best Artist: Charles Vess
Special Award, Professional: Jonathan Strahan
Special Award, Non Professional: Susan Marie Groppi

Congratulations to all the winners, with special congrats to Jonathan Strahan and Susan Marie Groppi.  Strahan is a fantastic anthologist and Groppi is the editor of Strange Horizons, one of my favorite places to find short fiction. 

1 comment:

Liz said...

Best thing about posts like these are the great titles you get for the TBR pile. Here's a suggestion from the trenches: David Cleinman's Principle Destiny. I liked the elements of self-discovery and redemption, not to mention the strong heroine (Princess Alyssa), who's clever, brave and resolute.