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2020 BookNest Fantasy Awards (Shortlist)

Write on: Fri, 12 Mar 2021 by  in Blog Read 20292

 

Welcome to the 2020 Booknest Fantasy Awards!

 

In our first round, we asked you to vote for your favorite fantasy books and imprints. Now, we are thrilled to present you with this year's Shortlists! In this final stage, your votes will determine who will receive the engraved swords (pictured below). Once again, we would like to offer our thanks to the blogs,(Fantasy Faction, Fantasy Book Critic, Fantasy Book Review, The Weatherwax Report, Novel Notions, The Fantasy Hive, and Grimdark Magazine) and publishers (ACE, Gollancz, Angry Robot and Tor Books) who helped our team build this year’s longlist of nominees published between January 1st, 2020 and December 31st, 2020. Best of luck, everyone!

 

VOTING ENDS ON MARCH 24th

 

 

 

 BEST TRADITIONALLY PUBLISHED NOVEL

THE POLLS ARE NOW CLOSED

BEST SELF-PUBLISHED NOVEL

THE POLLS ARE NOW CLOSED

BEST DEBUT NOVEL

THE POLLS ARE NOW CLOSED

BEST FANTASY IMPRINT

THE POLLS ARE NOW CLOSED

 

 

 

 

And here’s how our swords look at the hands of a few previous Winners!

Last modified on Wednesday, 24 March 2021 01:54
John

John Scritchfield spends his days wrangling three future readers and his nights wearing costumes and pretending to hit people with blunt weaponry. There is very little money it. He holds an MFA in Acting, which he puts to use by teaching at a Calvin University in Grand Rapids, Michigan and as the Creative Director for the Calvin Theatre CompanyIn his free time, he enjoys playing Dungeons & Dragons, reading, writing, and spending time with his wife, three children, and two cats (Jasnah and Vin). Oh, he's also the new Booknest Admin.