Art Show

The Virgil Finlay Centenary Prize for the Best in Show was presented at the Reception to Greg Manchess for his painting "Above the Timberline.".  His work was chosen by the exhibiting artists, and the prize was presented by our Special Guest Lail Finlay.

World Fantasy Awards


  • Sofia Samatar  A Stranger in Olondria  (Small Beer Press)
  • Richard Bowes, Dust Devil on a Quiet Street  (Lethe Press)
  • Marie Brennan, A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent  (Tor Books)
  • Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane  (William Morrow/Headline)
  • Helene Wecker, The Golem and the Jinni  (Harper/Blue Door)
  • Gene Wolfe, The Land Across  (Tor Books)


  • Andy Duncan & Ellen Klages "Wakulla Springs" (, 10/13)
  • Caitlín R. Kiernan Black Helicopters  (Subterranean Press)
  • KJ Parker "The Sun and I" (Subterranean magazine, Summer 2013)
  • Veronica Schanoes "Burning Girls" (, 6/13)
  • Catherynne M. Valente, Six-Gun Snow White  (Subterranean Press)

Short Fiction

  • Caitlín R. Kiernan"The Prayer of Ninety Cats" (Subterranean magazine, Spring 2013)
  • Thomas Olde Heuvelt, "The Ink Readers of Doi Saket" (, 4/13)
  • Yoon Ha Lee, "Effigy Nights" (Clarkesworld, 1/13)
  • Sofia Samatar, "Selkie Stories Are for Losers" (Strange Horizons, 1/13)
  • Rachel Swirsky, "If You Were a Dinosaur, My Love" (Apex Magazine, 3/13)


  • George R.R. Martin & Gardner Dozois, eds.Dangerous Women  (Tor Books/Voyager UK)
  • Kate Bernheimer, ed., xo Orpheus: Fifty New Myths  (Penguin Books)
  • Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling, eds. Queen Victoria's Book of Spells: An Anthology of Gaslamp Fantasy  (Tor Books)
  • Stephen Jones, ed. Flotsam Fantastique: The Souvenir Book of World Fantasy Convention 2013  (Smith & Jones/PS Publishing)
  • Jonathan Oliver, ed., End of the Road: An Anthology of Original Short Stories  (Solaris Books)
  • Jonathan Strahan, ed., Fearsome Journeys: The New Solaris Book of Fantasy  (Solaris Books)


  • Caitlín R. KiernanThe Ape's Wife and Other Stories  (Subterranean Press)
  • Nathan Ballingrud, North American Lake Monsters: Stories  (Small Beer Press)
  • Laird Barron, The Beautiful Thing That Awaits Us All and Other Stories  (Night Shade Books)
  • Reggie Oliver, Flowers of the Sea  (Tartarus Press)
  • Rachel Swirsky, How the World Became Quiet: Myths of the Past, Present, and Future  (Subterranean Press)


  • Charles Vess
  • Galen Dara
  • Zelda Devon
  • Julie Dillon
  • John Picacio

Special Award - Professional

  • Irene Gallofor art direction of
  • William K. Schaferfor Subterranean Press
  • John Joseph Adams, for magazine and anthology editing
  • Ginjer Buchanan, for editing at Ace Books
  • Jeff VanderMeer & Jeremy Zerfoss, for Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction  (Abrams Image)
  • Jerad Walters, for Centipede Press

Special Award - Non-Professional

  • Kate Baker, Neil Clarke, & Sean Wallacefor Clarkesworld
  • Scott H. Andrews, for Beneath Ceaseless Skies
  • Marc Aplin, for Fantasy-Faction
  • Leslie Howle, for Clarion West administration
  • Mieneke van der Salm, for A Fantastical Librarian