The Horror Writers Association announced the finalists for the 2016 Bram Stoker Awards, given to works of excellence in horror and dark fantasy. Active and lifetime members of the Horror Writers Association are eligible to vote for the winners.
The winners will receive their awards on April 29, 2017, at StokerCon, aboard the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California. Readers may purchase tickets to the event or watch the awards ceremony via livestream at www.stokercon2017.org.
Below are a selection of the categories. The full list of categories and finalists can be found here.
Superior Achievement in a Novel
Hard Light: A Cass Neary Crime Novel by Elizabeth Hand
Mongrels by Stephen Graham Jones
The Fisherman by John Langan
Stranded: A Novel by Bracken MacLeod
Disappearance at Devil’s Rock by Paul Tremblay
Superior Achievement in a First Novel
Superior Achievement in a Young Adult Novel
Superior Achievement in a Graphic Novel
Blood Feud by Cullen Bunn
Kolchak the Night Stalker: The Forgotten Lore of Edgar Allan Poe by James Chambers
No Mercy, Vol. 2 by Alex de Campi
Outcast by Kirkman&Azaceta, Vol 3 This Little Light by Robert Kirkman
The Steam Man by Mark Alan Miller and Joe R. Lansdale
Providence, Act 1 by Alan Moore
Congratulations to all the finalists.
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