Winners in the 17th Annual Preditors & Editors / Critters Readers’ Poll

From Preditors and Editors:

Aaaaaaaand the winners are in — Preditors and Editors would like to congratulate all the winners in the 17th Annual P&E Readers’ Poll!

The full list of entrants and rankings for all 36 categories (as well as links to check out the entrants themselves) can be found at:

Congratulations especially to the first place finishers in the SF/Fantasy genres:

Over 6600 voters voted in the poll, which recognizes achievement in 36 publishing related categories. (Print/Electronic Novels: Horror | Romance | Science Fiction & Fantasy | Steampunk | Erotica | Mystery | Thriller | Children’s | Young Adult | All other | Short Stories: Horror | Romance | Science Fiction & Fantasy | Steampunk | All other | Anthologies  | Poems  | Nonfiction articles  | Other Categories: Artwork  | Book/e-book Cover Artwork  | Magazine/e-zine Cover Artwork  | Authors  | Poets  | Artists  | Book/e-book Editors  | Magazine/e-zine Editors  | Print/Electronic Book Publishers  | Review site | Bookstore | Promotional Firms, Sites, and Resources  | Fiction ‘zines  | Poetry ‘zines  | Nonfiction ‘zines  | Writers’ Discussion Forum  | Writers’ Workshop  | Writers’ Resource/Information/News Source.)

The poll is hosted by Preditors & Editors ( ; a guide to publishers and publishing services for serious writers since 1997, with an emphasis on avoiding scams), and the Critters Writers’ Workshop ( ; the first writers’ workshop on the web, founded in 1995).

Thanks to all who voted!

For more information, contact Andrew Burt, P&E Readers Poll Votemaster, at