2014 Scribe Award Nominees

The International Association of Media Tie-In Writers has released the shortlist for the 2014 Scribe Awards, presented for excellence in media tie-in writing. The winners will be announced in July at the San Diego Comic-Con.

Novel Adapted

  • Man of Steel by Greg Cox
  • 47 Ronin by Joan D. Vinge
  • Pacific Rim by Alex Irvine

General Novel Original

  • The Executioner: Sleeping Dragons by Michael A. Black
  • Murder She Wrote: Close-Up on Murder by Donald Bain
  • Leverage: The Bestseller Job by Greg Cox
  • Leverage: The Zoo Job by Keith R. A. DeCandido
  • Mr. Monk Helps Himself by Hy Conrad

Speculative Novel Original

  • From History’s Shadow by Dayton Ward
  • Supernatural: Fresh Meat by Alice Henderson
  • Supernatural: The Roads not Taken by Tim Waggoner
  • Fringe: The Zodiac Paradox by Christa Faust
  • Kenobi by John Jackson Miller

Short Stories

  • “Savior” by Michael Jan Friedman
  • “Redemption” by Robert Greenberger
  • “Locks and Keys” by Jennifer Brozek
  • “Mirror Image” by Christine M. Thompson
  • “So Long, Chief” by Max Allan Collins and Mickey Spillane
  • “The Dark Hollows of Memory” by David Annandale

Young Adult

  • Kevin by Paul Kupperberg
  • Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 by Stacia Deutsch
  • The Croods by Tracey West


  • Dark Shadows – 33. The Phantom Bride by Mark Thomas Passmore
  • Dark Shadows – 37. The Flip Side by Cody Quijano-Schell
  • Blake’s 7 The Armageddon Storm by Cavan Scott and Mark Wright