2019 Neffy Nominations

The National Fantasy Fan Federation has published the nominations for the 2019 Neffy Awards, honoring works appearing in 2018.

Best Novel (over 100,000 words)

  • Against Three Lands—George Phillies
  • A Guide For Murdered Children—Sarah Sparrow
  • Legion—The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds – Brandon Sanderson
  • The Princess in the Tower—Chris Nuttall
  • Uncompromising Honor—David Weber
  • We Sold Our Souls – Grady Hendrix

Best Shorter Work (under 100,000 words)

  • Shadowdrop – Chris Willrich—Beneath Ceaseless Skies issue 261
  • The Black God’s Drums – P. Djèlí Clark – Tor Publishing
  • Joyride – Kristine Kathryn Rusch – Asimov’s Science Fiction 11-12/2018
  • What Is Eve? – Will McIntosh – Lightspeed Magazine issue 95
  • Intervention – Kelly Robson – Infinity’s End, Solaris
  • Bloom – Kate Elliott – The Book of Magic, Bantam Books
  • When We Were Starless – Simone Heller—Clarkesworld issue 145
  • Prophet of the Roads – Naomi Kritzer – Infinity’s End, Solaris
  • A Song of Home, the Organ Grinds – James Beamon – Lightspeed Magazine issue 98
  • Meat And Salt And Sparks – Rich Larson – Tor.com
  • The City of Lost Desire – Phyllis Eisenstein – Jan-Feb F&SF

Best Book Editor

  • Toni Weisskopf

Best Fanzine (electronic publication is allowed)

  • Ionisphere from John Thiel
  • Opuntia from Dale Speirs
  • Origin from John Thiel
  • Spartacus, published by Guy H. Lillian III
  • Tightbeam from the N3F

Best Blog

  • Gary Labowitz
  • Mad Genius Club—the Mad Genii

Best TV Show

  • Game of Thrones
  • Supergirl

Best SF Movie/Video

  • A Quiet Place

Best Anime

  • Devilman Crybaby
  • Planet With
  • Revue Starlight
  • A Place Further Than the Universe
  • Aggretsuko

Best Graphic Art Publication

  • Lady Mechanika – M. M. Chen and Joe Benetez
  • Monstress – Marjorie M. Liu and Sana Takeda
  • Raven Daughter of Darkness – Marv Wolfman

Best Cover Art

  • Kent Bash – the March-April 2019 F&SF
  • Brad Fraunfelter – The Broken Throne (novel by Chris Nuttall)

Best Magazine

  • Amazing

1 thought on “2019 Neffy Nominations

  1. I don’t know if this was Neffy’s fault but my zine is Opuntia, not Optuntia, and my surname is Speirs, with an “ei”. Thanks.

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