2016 World Fantasy Awards

The 2016 World Fantasy Award winners were announced October 30 in Columbus, OH.

World Fantasy Life Achievement award recipients David G. Hartwell and Andrzej Sapkowski were also honored.

NOVELS

  • Anna Smaill, The Chimes (Sceptre)

LONG FICTION

  • Kelly Barnhill, The Unlicensed Magician (PS Publishing)

SHORT FICTION

  • Alyssa Wong, “Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers” (Nightmare magazine, Oct. 2015)

ANTHOLOGY

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

COLLECTION

  • C. S. E. Cooney, Bone Swans (Mythic Delirium Books)

ARTIST

  • Galen Dara

SPECIAL AWARD – PROFESSIONAL

  • Stephen Jones, for The Art of Horror (Applause Theatre Book & Cinema Book Publishers)

SPECIAL AWARD – NONPROFESSIONAL

  • John O’Neill, for Black Gate: Adventures in Fantasy Literature

4 thoughts on “2016 World Fantasy Awards

  1. The awards were considerably enlivened by Jane Yolen’s toastmaster speech beforehand, and by the signer providing a running translation. Who knew that there was a sign for Cthulhu (the sign for octopus, moved under the chin), or a topical sign for Trump (previously a card covering other cards, now a flapping hand-on-scalp for his hair)?

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