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Awards Summary



Locus Awards: 2


Total Number of Award Wins and Nominations: 28

— Major Awards —
World Fantasy Awardsfor Fantasy works; juried, with nominations from World Fantasy Con members
(1 nomination)

Sharp Ends (Orbit US; Gollancz) — collection — nomination

British Fantasy Awardsfor fantasy works published in the UK, voted by British Fantasy Society members, juried since 2012
(5 nominations)

Sharp Ends (Gollancz) — collection — nomination

Half a War (Harper Voyager) — fantasy novel (Robert Holdstock Award) — nomination

Red Country (Gollancz) — fantasy novel (Robert Holdstock Award) — nomination

The Heroes (Gollancz) — novel — nomination

Best Served Cold (Gollancz) — August Derleth Award (novel) — nomination

— Locus Awards and Poll —
Locus Awardsfor SF/F/H works, polled by readers of Locus Magazine
(11 nominations; 2 wins)

The Trouble with Peace (Orbit; Gollancz) — fantasy novel — 8th place

Sharp Ends (Orbit; Gollancz) — collection — 10th place

Half a War (Del Rey; Harper Voyager UK) — young adult book — 2nd place

Half the World (Del Rey) — young adult book — 3rd place

Half a King (Del Rey; Voyager UK) — young adult book — winner

“Tough Times All Over” (Rogues) — novelette — winner

“Some Desperado” (Dangerous Women) — short story — 2nd place

Red Country (Gollancz; Orbit US) — fantasy novel — 6th place

The Heroes (Gollancz; Orbit Us) — fantasy novel — 8th place

“The Fool Jobs” (Swords & Dark Magic) — novelette — 4th place

The Blade Itself (Gollancz; Pyr) — first novel — 9th place

— Other Awards —
Compton Crook Stephen Tall Memorial Awardfor best first novel, voted by members of annual Balticon
(1 nomination)

The Blade Itself (Pyr) — finalist

David Gemmel Legend Awardsfor fantasy novels and art, nominated by publishsers and editors, voted by fans
(5 nominations)

Half a King (Del Rey; Voyager UK) — Legend Award for Best Novel — nomination

Red Country (Gollancz) — Legend Award for Best Novel — nomination

The Heroes (Gollancz) — Legend Award for Best Novel — nomination

Best Served Cold (Gollancz; Orbit) — fantasy novel — nomination

The Last Argument of Kings (Gollancz; Pyr) — fantasy novel — nomination

(1 nomination)

— finalist

SF Site Readers Pollfor SF/F books, voted by readers of SF Site website
(3 nominations)

Best Served Cold (Gollancz; Orbit) — sf/fantasy book — 3rd place

The Last Argument of Kings (Gollancz) — sf/fantasy book — 2nd place

Before They Are Hanged (Gollancz) — sf/fantasy book — 5th place

The Kitschiesfor speculative/fantastic works that elevate the tone of genre literature, juried
(1 nomination)

Best Served Cold (Gollancz) — Red Tentacle (novel) — nomination

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