Prix Imaginales Winners

The winners of the 2015 Prix Imaginales have been announced. The awards will be presented at Imaginales in Épinal, France on May 30. The Imaginales Awards recognizes the best works of fantasy of the year in six categories, with a prize of 1,000 euros for the first four categories and 500 euros for the last two. Winners were selected by a jury composed of Anne Besson, Jacques Grasser, Annaïg Houesnard, Jean-Claude Van Troyen, Jérôme Vincent, and Stéphane Wieser.

  • French Novel: Manesh, by Stefan Platteau,
  • Foreign Novel: Comme un conte, by Graham Joyce, translated by Louise Malagoli, (Some Kind of Fairy Tale)
  • Work for Youth: La Voie des oracles, by Estelle Faye
  • Illustration: Hélène Larbaigt for L’étrange cabaret des fées désenchantées
  • Short Story: Père-des-Pierres, by Orson Scott Card, translated by Jean-Daniel Brèque, (Stonefather)
  • Prix spécial du Jury: Vincent Ferré for the collection Lire J.R.R. Tolkien and overseeing the new translation of Seigneur des Anneaux by Daniel Lauzon.

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