The 2020 Realm Award winners were announced July 17 at a ceremony during the virtual Realm Makers conference.
The award recognizes excellence in Christian-made fantastical fiction and cover design. (See the list of all other finalists here.)
- Seventh City, by Emily Hayse (Hayse Publishing)
- Brand of Light, by Ronie Kendig (Enclave Publishing)
- Amish Werewolves of Space, by Kerry Nietz (Freeheads)
- Mercury on Guard, Steve Rzasa, independently published
- Hello Ninja, by N. D. Wilson (HarperCollins)
- Iggy & Oz: The Plastic Dinos of Doom, by J. J. Johnson (Dark Side Geeks)
- To Best the Boys, by Mary Weber (Thomas Nelson/HarperCollins)
- Fyrian’s Fire, by Emily Jeffries (Sheepgate Press)
Alliance Award, chosen by reader vote
- Brand of Light, by Ronie Kendig from Enclave Publishing
Parable Award for best book cover designs
- Heart of the Curiosity, by H. L. Burke with cover by Austin Lord
Makers Alliance Award winner was announced July 19 in St.
works are sff or horror novels written by a professed Christian author, first
published in 2018, written for middle grade, young adult, or adult audiences.
- The Story Peddler, by
Lindsay A. Franklin
The Faith and Fantasy Alliance coordinates an annual symposium for science fiction and fantasy creators called Realm Makers. Terry Brooks was their 2019 guest of honor.
Voting is open on the semifinalists for the Realm Makers Alliance
Award until April 23.
Eligible works are sff or horror
by a professed Christian author, first published in 2018, written for middle
grade, young adult, or adult audiences.
20 semifinalists are:
by Beckie Lindsey
Tremendously Endless, by J.P. Leck
Story Peddler, by Lindsay A. Franklin
Integer, by Adelaide Thorne
Electric Menagerie, by Mollie Reeder
- The Breeding, by Avily Jerome
Bringer, by H.L. Burke
of Leira, by Gillian Bronte Adams
by Beckie Lindsey
Skyfarer, by RJ Metcalf
Shilo Snow, by Mary Weber
Flew Through the Dragon Heart, by C.S. Johnson
of the Raven, by Morgan L. Busse
of Ash and Soot, by C.S. Johnson
by Nadine Brandes
by Pam Halter
of Rodesh, by Alisa Hope Wagner
(Life After Book 3), by Julie Hall
Winter, by Jane L. Knight
- Common, by
The Faith and Fantasy Alliance coordinates an annual symposium
for science fiction and fantasy creators called Realm Makers. Terry Brooks is
guest of honor at the upcoming July 2019 event.