Sunday, October 30, 2016

2016 World Fantasy Award Winners Announced

2016 World Fantasy Award winners were announced during the World Fantasy Convention, October 27-30, 2016 in Columbus Ohio.

The Lifetime Achievement Awards, presented annually to individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service to the fantasy field, go to David Geddes Hartwell and Andrzej Sapkowski.

NOVELS:
  • 'The Chimes', Anna Smaill (Sceptre)

LONG FICTION:
  • 'The Unlicensed Magician', Kelly Barnhill (PS)

SHORT FICTION:
  • 'Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers', Alyssa Wong (Nightmare Oct 2015)

ANTHOLOGY:
  • 'She Walks in Shadows', Silvia Moreno-Garcia & Paula R. Stiles, eds. (Innsmouth Free Press)

COLLECTION:
  • 'Bone Swans', C.S.E. Cooney (Mythic Delirium)

ARTIST:
  • Galen Dara

SPECIAL AWARD, PROFESSIONAL:
  • Stephen Jones, for 'The Art of Horror' (Applause Theatre & Cinema)

SPECIAL AWARD, NONPROFESSIONAL:
  • John O’Neill, for 'Black Gate'