Winners of the 2018 BookNest Fantasy Awards have been announced:
Best Traditionally Published Novel
Best Self-Published Novel
- Last Dragon Standing, Rachel Aaron (self-published)
- The Vale: Behind the Vale, Brian D. Anderson (Longfire)
- Pursuit of Shadows, JA Andrews (self-published)
- Hero Forged, Josh Erikson (self-published)
- City of Kings, Rob J. Hayes (self-published)
- We Ride the Storm, Devin Madson (Cloudburst)
- As Iron Falls, Bryce O’Connor (self-published)
- Those Brave, Foolish Souls from the City of Swords, Benedict Patrick (One More Page)
- Death March, Phil Tucker (self-published)
Best Debut Novel
- WINNER: Harper Voyager
- Del Rey
The BookNest Fantasy Awards longlist was created “with the help of nine popular Fantasy Blogs;” fantasy imprints Gollancz, Harper Voyager, and Orbit; and agents Joshua Bilmes and John Jarrold. The shortlist and winners were chosen by public vote. The winner in each category receives an engraved sword.
For more information, see the BookNest website.
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