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2017 World Fantasy Awards Winner! Posted at 9:22 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The 2017 World Fantasy Awards winners have been announced. The awards were presented during the  World Fantasy Convention, held November 2-5, 2017 at the Wyndham Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. In the Best Novel category the winner is:

The Sudden Appearance of Hope

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Our congrats to Claire North and all the finalists. You can see the complete list of winners in all categories over at Locus.

2017 British Fantasy Awards Winners Posted at 8:26 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The winners for the 2017 August Derleth and Robert Holdstock awards have been announced at FantasyCon.

Disappearance at Devil's Rock August Derleth Award

August Derleth Award for Best Horror Novel:

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The Tiger and the Wolf Robert Holdstock Award

Robert Holdstock Award for Best Fantasy Novel:

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2017 Aurora Award Winner Posted at 2:32 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

Quantum NightThe 2017 Aurora Awards winners have been announced, celebrating the “best works and activities done by Canadians in 2016.”

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Locus has the full list of winners in all categories.  Our congrats to Robert J. Sawyer and all the finalists!

2017 Hugo Award Winner Posted at 6:42 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The 2017 Hugo Awards have been announced at the 75th World Science Fiction Convention in Helsinki, Finland, August 9-13, 2017. In the Best Novel category the winner is:

The Obelisk Gate

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Our congrats to N. K. Jemisin and all the finalists. You can see the complete list of winners in all categories over at Locus. Jemisin won the Hugo last year for The Fifth Season, book 1 of her Broken Earth series.  She has again been added to our ever-growing list of Award Winning Books by Women Authors.

2017 Mythopoeic Award Winner Posted at 2:33 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The Mythopoeic Society has announced the 2017 Mythopoeic Award winners. In the Adult Literature category the winner is:

Kingfisher

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Our congrats to Patricia A. McKillip and all the finalists. You can see the complete list of winners in all categories in the official press release.

2017 Arthur C. Clarke Award Winner Posted at 8:05 AM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The 2017 Arthur C. Clark Award has been announced:

The Underground Railroad

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Our congrats to Colson Whitehead and all the finalists.

2017 World Fantasy Award Finalists Posted at 8:00 AM by Dave Post

Dave Post

Borderline Roadsouls The Obelisk Gate The Sudden Appearance of Hope Lovecraft Country

The 2017 World Fantasy Awards finalists have been announced. The awards will be presented during the World Fantasy Convention, November 2-5, 2017 at the Wyndham Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX.

The finalists in the Novel category are:

Our congrats to all the finalists!  You can see the full list of finalists in all categories on the Locus website.

What do you think of this lineup?

2017 John W. Campbell Award Winner – A Belated Recognition Posted at 2:21 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

Note: This announcement was made the day after I left on my vacation and I’ve only just now realized that I missed updating the award.  Thanks to WWEnder madirondack for the heads-up.


The winner of the John W. Campbell Award for 2017 The awards were presented during the Campbell Conference held June 16-18, 2017 at the University of Kansas Student Union in Lawrence KS.

Central Station John W. Campbell Memorial Award

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Our belated congrats to Lavie Tidhar and all the finalists. What do you think of this result?

2017 Gemmell Award Winners Posted at 6:30 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The winners for the 2017 David Gemmel Legend and David Gemmel Morningstar awards have been announced.

Warbeast David Gemmel Legend Award

The Legend Award for Best Fantasy Novel:

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  • Warbeast by Gav Thorpe (Black Library)

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Steal the Sky David Gemmell Morningstar Award

The Morningstar Award for Best Fantasy Newcomer:

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2017 Prometheus Award Winner Posted at 6:12 PM by Dave Post

Dave Post

The Libertarian Futurist Society has announced the winner of the 2017 Prometheus Award, honoring pro-freedom works published in 2016.

The Core of the Sun prometheus Award

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Our congrats to Johanna Sinisalo and all the noms!