Neffy Award Ballot Is Out

George Phillies, President of the National Fantasy Fan Federation, editor of TNFF, and ballot counter for the Neffies, distributed the Neffy Award ballot in the July Issue of TNFF.

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 – the 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 Lillian
  • 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

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

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 “Neffy Award Ballot Is Out

  1. I’m not familiar with the Neffy Awards, but I find it a bit surprising that for a year when 16 of the top 20 films at the box office were SF or fantasy, they selected only one nominee for their movie category.

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