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Sarah Langan Wins Bram Stoker Award for “Audrey’s Door”

Over the weekend, Sarah Langan won the Best Novel award at the Bram Stoker Awards for her horror novel, Audrey’s Door. The scary and semi-NSFW book trailer is embedded above.

The first novel award went to Damnable by Hank Schwaeble

The long fiction award went to The Lucid Dreaming by Lisa Morton

The short fiction award went to In The Porches Of My Ears by Norman Prentiss

The anthology award went to He Is Legend: An Anthology Celebrating Richard Matheson, edited by Christopher Conlon.

The collection award went to A Taste of Tenderloin by Gene O’Neill

The nonfiction award went to Writers Workshop of Horror by Michael Knost

The poetry award went to Chimeric Machines by Lucy A. Snyder.

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Black Quill Award Winners Announced

At the third-annual Annual Black Quill Awards last week, novelist Gillian Flynn won the Editor’s Choice award for Dark Genre Novel of the Year with Dark Places. Author Dan Simmons nabbed Readers’ Choice for the same category with his novel Drood.

In addition, the awards ceremony gave out two book trailer awards. Producer John Palisano won the Readers’ Choice award for the spooky trailer embedded above for Gary Braunbeck‘s Far Dark Fields. Filmmaker JT Petty won Editors Choice for the trailer he created for his wife Sarah Langan and her novel, Audrey’s Door.

The complete list of winners is embedded after the jump. Here’s more from the release: “First-time nominees fared well in this year’s Black Quills, with Paul G. Bens Jr. taking top honors in the BEST SMALL PRESS CHILL category (Editor’s Choice) and Stoker Award-winner Lisa Morton scoring an Editors’ Choice nod for her editing work on MIDNIGHT WALK in the BEST DARK GENRE ANTHOLOGY category. Jameson Currier snagged an Editors’ Choice award for BEST DARK GENRE FICTION COLLECTION for THE HAUNTED HEART AND OTHER TALES, while David Nickle picked up the Readers’ Choice award in that same category for MONSTROUS AFFECTIONS.”

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