World Fantasy Award Winners

The 2009 World Fantasy Awards were presented on November 1 at World Fantasy Convention 2009 in San Jose, California. This year’s judges included Jenny Blackford, Peter Heck, Ellen Klages, Chris Roberson, and Delia Sherman.

  • Life Achievement: Ellen Asher and Jane Yolen
  • Novel (tie): The Shadow Year, by Jeffrey Ford and Tender Morsels, by Margo Lanagan
  • Novella: “If Angels Fight,” by Richard Bowes
  • Short Story: “26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss,” by Kij Johnson
  • Anthology: Paper Cities: An Anthology of Urban Fantasy, edited by Ekaterina Sedia
  • Collection: The Drowned Life, by Jeffrey Ford
  • Artist: Shaun Tan
  • Special Award—Professional: Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant (for Small Beer Press and Big Mouth House)
  • Special Award—Non-professional: Michael J. Walsh (for Howard Waldrop collections from Old Earth Books)

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1 Comment

  1. c. s. shell — November 2, 2009 @ 1:30 pm

    What is their definition of fantasy?

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