The winners of the 2012 British Fantasy Awards have been announced:

  • BEST NOVEL (FANTASY): Among Others by Jo Walton
  • BEST NOVEL (HORROR): The Ritual by Adam Nevill
  • BEST NOVELLA: Gorel and the Pot-Bellied God by Lavie Tidhar
  • BEST SHORT FICTION: “The Coffin-Maker’s Daughter” by Angela Slatter (from A Book of Horrors)
  • BEST ANTHOLOGY: The Weird edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer
  • BEST COLLECTION: Everyone’s Just So, So Special by Robert Shearman
  • BEST SCREENPLAY: Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen
  • BEST MAGAZINE/PERIODICAL: Black Static edited by Andy Cox
  • BEST COMIC/GRAPHIC NOVEL: Locke and Key by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez
  • BEST NON-FICTION: Supergods by Grant Morrison
  • BEST NEWCOMER: Kameron Hurley

Excuse me while I dance up a storm at the news that our very own Angela Slatter won the Best Short Fiction category! Woohoo! Well done, Angela. I’m also very pleased to see The Weird, Black Static and Supergods get nods in their respective categories. Congratulations to all the winners and nominees.