British Fantasy Society Awards

Hey everyone,

I’m honoured to announce that the awesome British Fantasy Society has just announced its shortlists for this year’s awards and I’m delighted to say that a whole host of stories from A Book of Horrors as well as the anthology itself are up for prizes in 3 categories!

Our Nominations and their respective categories are:


• Ghosts with Teeth; Peter Crowther (A Book of Horrors, Jo Fletcher Books)
• Near Zennor; Elizabeth Hand (A Book of Horrors, Jo Fletcher Books)
• The Music of Bengt Karlsson, Murderer; John Ajvide Lindqvist (A Book of Horrors, Jo Fletcher Books)

Short Fiction

• Sad, Dark Thing; Michael Marshall Smith (A Book of Horrors)
• Alice through the plastic sheet; Robert Shearman (A Book of Horrors)
• The Coffin-Maker’s Daughter; Angela Slatter (A Book of Horrors)


• A Book of Horrors; editor Stephen Jones (Jo Fletcher Books)

You can check out the shortlist in full over on the society’s official website.

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