Quick Updates for 2010-11-01

Quick Updates -- istock

Member News

  • Congratulations to SFWA member Cat Sparks who has been named fiction editor for Cosmos Magazine.
  • SFWA member Alethea Kontis‘s children’s book ALPHAOOPS is featured in USA TODAY.
  • SFWA member Allan Cole presents CHUCK KISSES THE RING – New Hollywood Misadventure at his site.

Industry News

    World Fantasy Award Results:

  • Special Award Non-Professional – Susan Marie Groppi.
  • Special Award Professional – Jonathan Strahan.
  • Best Artist Award – Charles Vess.
  • Best Collection Award – a tie between THERE ONCE LIVED A WOMAN WHO TRIED TO KILL HER NEIGHBOR’S BABY by Ludmilla Petrushevskaya and THE VERY BEST OF GENE WOLFE by Gene Wolfe.
  • Best Anthology Award – AMERICAN FANTASTIC TALES edited by Peter Straub.
  • Best Short Story Award – “The Pelican Bar” by Karen Joy Fowler.
  • Best Novella Award – “Sea-hearts” by Margo Lanagan.
  • Best Novel Award – THE CITY AND THE CITY by China Miéville.