The awards recognize the best in fantasy fiction and artwork.
The Legend Award is presented to the fantasy title judged the year’s best by open vote.
- Robin Hobb: Assassin’s Fate, Book 3 of Fitz and The Fool (HarperVoyager)
The Morningstar Award honors the author judged to have made the year’s best debut in fantasy fiction.
- Nicholas Eames: Kings of the Wyld, Book 1 of The Band (Orbit)
The Ravenheart Award is given to the creator of the year’s best fantasy book cover art.
- Richard Anderson for Kings of the Wyld by Nicholas Eames (Orbit): Design by Lisa Marie Pompilio.
This is the awards’ tenth year.
[Thanks to Mark Hepworth for the story.]