The winners of the 2013 Shirley Jackson Awards, recognizing outstanding achievement in the literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic have been announced!

NOVEL
  • American Elsewhere by Robert Jackson Bennett (Orbit)
NOVELLA
NOVELETTE
  • “Cry Murder! In a Small Voice” by Greer Gilman (Small Beer Press)
SHORT FICTION
SINGLE-AUTHOR COLLECTION (tie)
  • Before and Afterlives by Christopher Barzak (Lethe Press)
  • North American Lake Monsters by Nathan Ballingrud (Small Beer Press)
EDITED ANTHOLOGY
  • Grimscribe’s Puppets edited by Joseph S. Pulver, Sr. (Miskatonic River Press)

Congratulations to all the winners!

The finalists of the 2013 Shirley Jackson Awards, recognizing outstanding achievement in the literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic have been announced!


NOVEL
  • The Accursed by Joyce Carol Oates (Ecco)
  • American Elsewhere by Robert Jackson Bennett (Orbit)
  • The Demonologist by Andrew Pyper (Orion-UK/ Simon & Schuster-US)
  • The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo (William Morrow)
  • Night Film by Marisha Pessl (Random House)
  • Wild Fell by Michael Rowe (ChiZine Publications)

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WINNERS: 2012 Shirley Jackson Awards

The winners of the 2012 Shirley Jackson Awards were announced at Readercon 24:

  • NOVEL: Edge by Koji Suzuki (Vertical, Inc.)
  • NOVELLA: “Sky” by Kaaron Warren (Through Splintered Walls, Twelfth Planet Press)
  • NOVELETTE: “Reeling for the Empire” by Karen Russell (Tin House, Winter 2012)
  • SHORT FICTION: “A Natural History of Autumn” by Jeffrey Ford (Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, July/August 2012)
  • SINGLE-AUTHOR COLLECTION: Crackpot Palace by Jeffrey Ford (William Morrow)
  • EDITED ANTHOLOGY: Exotic Gothic 4: Postscripts #28/29 edited by Danel Olson (PS Publishing)

Congratulations to all the honorees and winners!

[via Tor.com]

FINALISTS: 2012 Shirley Jackson Awards

The finalists of the 2012 Shirley Jackson Awards, recognizing outstanding achievement in the literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic have been announced!


NOVEL
  • The Drowning Girl, Caitlín R. Kiernan (ROC)
  • The Devil in Silver, Victor LaValle (Spiegel & Grau)
  • Edge, Koji Suzuki (Vertical, Inc.)
  • Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn (Crown Publishers)
  • Immobility, Brian Evenson (Tor)

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WINNERS: 2011 Shirley Jackson Awards

The winners of the 2011 Shirley Jackson Awards have been announced at Readercon this weekend:
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The nominees for the 2011 Shirley Jackson Awards have been announced:


NOVEL
  • The Devil All the Time, Donald Ray Pollock (Doubleday)
  • The Dracula Papers, Reggie Oliver (Chômu Press)
  • The Great Lover, Michael Cisco (Chômu Press)
  • Knock Knock, S. P. Miskowski (Omnium Gatherum Media)
  • The Last Werewolf, Glen Duncan (Canongate Books, Ltd.)
  • Witches on the Road Tonight, Sheri Holman (Grove Press)

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