2011 World Fantasy Award Nominees Announced

The 2011 World Fantasy Award Nominees have been announced. The winners will be reveal at The World Fantasy Convention 2011, San Diego, California. The judges included BFS member Andrew Hook.

Life Achievement (already announced): Peter S. Beagle and Ang’lica Gorodischer

Novel

Lauren Beukes, Zoo City (Jacana (South Africa)/Angry Robot)

N K Jemisin, The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, (Orbit)

Graham Joyce, The Silent Land (Gollancz/Doubleday)

Guy Gavriel Kay, Under Heaven (Viking Canada/Roc/Harper Voyager UK)

Karen Lord, Redemption in Indigo (Small Beer Press)

Nnedi Okorafor, Who Fears Death (DAW)

Novella

Elizabeth Bear, ‘Bone and Jewel Creatures’ (Subterranean Press)

Michael Byers, ‘The Broken Man’ (PS Publishing)

Elizabeth Hand, ‘The Maiden Flight of McCauley’s Bellerophon’ (Stories:

All-New Tales)

Tim Lebbon, ‘The Thief of Broken Toys’ (ChiZine Publications)

G R R Martin, ‘The Mystery Knight’ (Warriors)

Rachel Swirsky, ‘The Lady Who Plucked Red Flowers Beneath the Queen’s Window’ (Subterranean, Summer 2010)

Short Story

Christopher Fowler, ‘Beautiful Men’ (Visitants: Stories of Fallen Angels and Heavenly Hosts, Ulysses Press)

Karen Joy Fowler, ‘Booth’s Ghost’ (What I Didn’t See and Other Stories, Small Beer Press)

Kij Johnson, ‘Ponies’ (Tor.com)

Joyce Carol Oates, ‘Fossil Figures’ (Stories: All-New Tales)

Mercurio D. Rivera, ‘Tu Sufrimiento Shall Protect Us’ (Black Static #18)

Anthology

John Joseph Adams, ed. The Way of the Wizard (Prime)

Kate Bernheimer, ed. My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me (Penguin)

Ellen Datlow and Nick Mamatas, eds. Haunted Legends (Tor)

Neil Gaiman and Al Sarrantonio, eds. Stories: All-New Tales (Morrow/Headline Review)

S. T. Joshi, ed. Black Wings: New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror (PS Publishing)

Jonathan Strahan and Lou Anders, eds. Swords & Dark Magic (Eos)

Collection

Karen Joy Fowler, What I Didn’t See and Other Stories (Small Beer Press)

Caitlin R. Kiernan, The Ammonite Violin & Others (Subterranean Press)

M. Rickert, Holiday (Golden Gryphon)

Angela Slatter, Sourdough and Other Stories (Tartarus Press)

Jeff VanderMeer, The Third Bear (Tachyon)

Artist

Vincent Chong

Kinuko Y Craft

Richard A Kirk

John Picacio

Shaun Tan

 Special Award – Professional

John Joseph Adams, for editing and anthologies

Lou Anders, for editing at Pyr

Marc Gascoigne, for Angry Robot

St’phane Marsan and Alain N’vant, for Bragelonne

Brett Alexander Savory and Sandra Kasturi, for ChiZine

Special Award – Non-professional

Stephen Jones, Michael Marshall Smith and Amanda Foubister, for Brighton

Shock!: The Souvenir Book Of The World Horror Convention 2010

Alisa Krasnostein, for Twelfth Planet Press

Matthew Kressel, for Sybil’s Garage and Senses Five Press

Charles Tan, for Bibliophile Stalker

Lavie Tidhar, for The World SF blog

The 2011 World Fantasy Award Nominees have been announced. The winners will be reveal at The World Fantasy Convention 2011, San Diego, California. The judges included BFS member Andrew Hook.

Life Achievement (already announced): Peter S. Beagle and Ang’lica Gorodischer

Novel

Lauren Beukes, Zoo City (Jacana (South Africa)/Angry Robot)

N K Jemisin, The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, (Orbit)

Graham Joyce, The Silent Land (Gollancz/Doubleday)

Guy Gavriel Kay, Under Heaven (Viking Canada/Roc/Harper Voyager UK)

Karen Lord, Redemption in Indigo (Small Beer Press)

Nnedi Okorafor, Who Fears Death (DAW)

Novella

Elizabeth Bear, ‘Bone and Jewel Creatures’ (Subterranean Press)

Michael Byers, ‘The Broken Man’ (PS Publishing)

Elizabeth Hand, ‘The Maiden Flight of McCauley’s Bellerophon’ (Stories:

All-New Tales)

Tim Lebbon, ‘The Thief of Broken Toys’ (ChiZine Publications)

G R R Martin, ‘The Mystery Knight’ (Warriors)

Rachel Swirsky, ‘The Lady Who Plucked Red Flowers Beneath the Queen’s Window’ (Subterranean, Summer 2010)

Short Story

Christopher Fowler, ‘Beautiful Men’ (Visitants: Stories of Fallen Angels and Heavenly Hosts, Ulysses Press)

Karen Joy Fowler, ‘Booth’s Ghost’ (What I Didn’t See and Other Stories, Small Beer Press)

Kij Johnson, ‘Ponies’ (Tor.com)

Joyce Carol Oates, ‘Fossil Figures’ (Stories: All-New Tales)

Mercurio D. Rivera, ‘Tu Sufrimiento Shall Protect Us’ (Black Static #18)

Anthology

John Joseph Adams, ed. The Way of the Wizard (Prime)

Kate Bernheimer, ed. My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me (Penguin)

Ellen Datlow and Nick Mamatas, eds. Haunted Legends (Tor)

Neil Gaiman and Al Sarrantonio, eds. Stories: All-New Tales (Morrow/Headline Review)

S. T. Joshi, ed. Black Wings: New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror (PS Publishing)

Jonathan Strahan and Lou Anders, eds. Swords & Dark Magic (Eos)

Collection

Karen Joy Fowler, What I Didn’t See and Other Stories (Small Beer Press)

Caitlin R. Kiernan, The Ammonite Violin & Others (Subterranean Press)

M. Rickert, Holiday (Golden Gryphon)

Angela Slatter, Sourdough and Other Stories (Tartarus Press)

Jeff VanderMeer, The Third Bear (Tachyon)

Artist

Vincent Chong

Kinuko Y Craft

Richard A Kirk

John Picacio

Shaun Tan

 Special Award – Professional

John Joseph Adams, for editing and anthologies

Lou Anders, for editing at Pyr

Marc Gascoigne, for Angry Robot

St’phane Marsan and Alain N’vant, for Bragelonne

Brett Alexander Savory and Sandra Kasturi, for ChiZine

Special Award – Non-professional

Stephen Jones, Michael Marshall Smith and Amanda Foubister, for Brighton

Shock!: The Souvenir Book Of The World Horror Convention 2010

Alisa Krasnostein, for Twelfth Planet Press

Matthew Kressel, for Sybil’s Garage and Senses Five Press

Charles Tan, for Bibliophile Stalker

Lavie Tidhar, for The World SF blog