Black Quill Award

Given by Dark Scribe Magazine

121 Works / 157 Items 108,261 Books 5,392 Reviews ½ 3.9
Dark Scribe Magazine's annual Black Quill Awards in several categories. Editors and Reader's select awards from nominees. Dark Scribe Magazine lists awards and nominees on their site. The list show more of nominees can also be found here: http://www.librarything.com/bookaward/Black Quill Award Nominee show less
Stages:
All, Winner (45), Nominee (112)
Categories:
Years:
All, 2010 (34), 2009 (44), 2008 (38), 2007 (41)

Winner 45

WorkCategoryYear
Haunted Legends by Ellen DatlowBest Dark Genre Anthology Editor's Choice2010
Horror Library, Volume 4: Horror Library Volume 4 by Bentley LittleBest Dark Genre Anthology Reader's Choice2010
The Conspiracy against the Human Race: A Contrivance of Horror by Thomas LigottiBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Editor's Choice2010
Thrillers: 100 Must-Reads by David MorrellBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Reader's Choice2010
Neverland by Douglas CleggBest Dark Genre Book Trailer Editors' Choice2010
Occultation and Other Stories by Laird BarronBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Editor's Choice2010
Blood & Gristle by Michael Louis CalvilloBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Reader's Choice2010
A Book of Tongues by Gemma FilesBest Small Press Chill Editor's Choice2010
A Book of Tongues by Gemma FilesBest Small Press Chill Reader's Choice2010
A Dark Matter by Peter StraubDark Genre Novel of the Year, Editor's Choice2010
Sparrow Rock by Nate KenyonDark Genre Novel of the Year, Readers' Choice2010
As Fate Would Have It by Michael Louis CalvilloBest Cover Art & Design Editors' Choice2009
Midnight Walk by Kelly DunnBest Dark Genre Anthology Editor's Choice2009
Poe: 19 New Tales Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe by Ellen DatlowBest Dark Genre Anthology Reader's Choice2009
Writers Workshop of Horror by Michael KnostBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Editor's Choice2009
The Stephen King Illustrated Companion Manuscripts, Correspondence, Drawings, and Memorabilia by Bev VincentBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Reader's Choice2009
Audrey's Door by Sarah LanganBest Dark Genre Book Trailer Editors' Choice2009
Far Dark Fields by Gary A. BraunbeckBest Dark Genre Book Trailer Readers' Choice2009
The Haunted Heart and Other Tales by Jameson CurrierBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Editor's Choice2009
Monstrous Affections by David NickleBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Reader's Choice2009
Kelland by Paul G BensBest Small Press Chill Editor's Choice2009
As Fate Would Have It by Michael Louis CalvilloBest Small Press Chill Reader's Choice2009
Dark Places by Gillian FlynnDark Genre Novel of the Year Editor's Choice2009
Drood: A Novel by Dan SimmonsDark Genre Novel of the Year Reader's Choice2009
The Monster of Florence by Douglas PrestonBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Editor's Choice2008
Zombie CSU: The Forensics of the Living Dead by Jonathan MaberryBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Reader's Choice2008
The Price by Alexandra SokoloffBest Dark Genre Book Trailer Editors' Choice2008
Daemon by Harry ShannonBest Dark Genre Book Trailer Readers' Choice2008
The Number 121 to Pennsylvania & Others by Kealan Patrick BurkeBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Editor's Choice2008
Mama's Boy and Other Dark Tales by Fran FrielBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Reader's Choice2008
Miranda by John R. LittleBest Small Press Chill Editor's Choice2008
Johnny Gruesome by Gregory LambersonBest Small Press Chill Reader's Choice2008
We Disappear: A Novel (P.S.) by Scott HeimDark Genre Novel of the Year Editor's Choice2008
Duma Key by Stephen KingDark Genre Novel of the Year Reader's Choice2008
Dark Harvest by Norman PartridgeBest Cover Art Editor's Choice2007
Sundays with Vlad by Paul BibeauBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Editor's Choice2007
On Writing Horror: A Handbook by the Horror Writers Association by Horror Writers AssociationBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction Reader's Choice2007
The Harrowing by Alexandra SokoloffBest Dark Genre Book Trailer Editors' Choice2007
Mr. Hands by Gary A. BraunbeckBest Dark Genre Book Trailer Readers' Choice2007
Sparks and Shadows by Lucy A. SnyderBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Editor's Choice2007
Closing Time and Other Stories by Jack KetchumBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection Reader's Choice2007
The Missing by Sarah LanganBest Dark Genre Novel Editor's Choice2007
Heart-Shaped Box by Joe HillBest Dark Genre Novel Reader's Choice2007
Midlisters by Kealan Patrick BurkeBest Small Press Chill Editor's Choice2007
The Haunted Forest Tour by Jeff StrandBest Small Press Chill Reader's Choice2007

Nominee 112

WorkCategoryYear
Dark Faith by Maurice BroaddusBest Dark Genre Anthology2010
When The Night Comes Down by Joseph D'LaceyBest Dark Genre Anthology2010
Dead Set: A Zombie Anthology by Michelle McCraryBest Dark Genre Anthology2010
I Am Providence: The Life and Times of H. P. Lovecraft by S. T. JoshiBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2010
Night of the Living Dead: Behind the Scenes of the Most Terrifying Zombie Movie Ever by Joe KaneBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2010
The Conspiracy against the Human Race: A Contrivance of Horror by Thomas LigottiBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2010
Horrors: Great Stories of Fear and Their Creators by Written by Rocky WoodBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2010
Unhappy Endings by Brian KeeneBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2010
Specters In Coal Dust by Michael KnostBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2010
Radiant Shadows by Melissa MarrBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2010
Little Things by John R. LittleBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2010
Summer, Fireworks, and My Corpse by OtsuichiBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2010
In the Mean Time by Paul TremblayBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2010
The Wolf at the Door by Jameson CurrierBest Small Press Chill2010
Dreams in Black and White by John R. LittleBest Small Press Chill2010
The Castle of Los Angeles by Lisa MortonBest Small Press Chill2010
Invisible Fences by Norman PrentissBest Small Press Chill2010
The Passage by Justin CroninDark Genre Novel of the Year2010
Sparrow Rock by Nate KenyonDark Genre Novel of the Year2010
Under the Dome by Stephen KingDark Genre Novel of the Year2010
Kraken by China MiƩvilleDark Genre Novel of the Year2010
A Dark Matter by Peter StraubDark Genre Novel of the Year2010
The Caretaker of Lorne Field by Dave ZeltsermanDark Genre Novel of the Year2010
The Pilo Family Circus by Will ElliottBest Cover Art & Design2009
The Estuary by Derek GunnBest Cover Art & Design2009
Shivers V by Richard ChizmarBest Dark Genre Book Anthology2009
He Is Legend: An Anthology Celebrating Richard Matheson by Christopher ConlonBest Dark Genre Book Anthology2009
Lovecraft Unbound by Ellen DatlowBest Dark Genre Book Anthology2009
Poe: 19 New Tales Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe by Ellen DatlowBest Dark Genre Book Anthology2009
Midnight Walk by Kelly DunnBest Dark Genre Book Anthology2009
Dark Delicacies III: Haunted by Del HowisonBest Dark Genre Book Anthology2009
Writers Workshop of Horror by Michael KnostBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2009
Morbid Curiosity Cures the Blues by Loren RhoadsBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2009
The Stephen King Illustrated Companion Manuscripts, Correspondence, Drawings, and Memorabilia by Bev VincentBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2009
Stephen King: The Non-Fiction by Rocky WoodBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2009
Isis by Douglas CleggBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2009
The Lifeless: A Zombie Novel by Lorne DixonBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2009
Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters by Ben H. WintersBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2009
Pumpkin Teeth by Tom CardamoneBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2009
Ugly Man, stories by Dennis CooperBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2009
The Haunted Heart and Other Tales by Jameson CurrierBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2009
Martyrs & Monsters by Robert DunbarBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2009
Monstrous Affections by David NickleBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2009
Kelland by Paul G BensBest Small Press Chill2009
Last Days by Brian EvensonBest Small Press Chill2009
Valley of the Dead: The Truth Behind Dante's Inferno by Kim PaffenrothBest Small Press Chill2009
Frozen Blood by Joel A. SutherlandBest Small Press Chill2009
The Harlequin & The Train: A Novella by Paul TremblayBest Small Press Chill2009
Dark Places by Gillian FlynnDark Genre Novel of the Year2009
Castaways by Brian KeeneDark Genre Novel of the Year2009
Audrey's Door by Sarah LanganDark Genre Novel of the Year2009
Drood: A Novel by Dan SimmonsDark Genre Novel of the Year2009
The Unseen by Alexandra SokoloffDark Genre Novel of the Year2009
The Little Stranger by Sarah WatersDark Genre Novel of the Year2009
Beauty & Dynamite by Alethea KontisBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2008
Zombie CSU: The Forensics of the Living Dead by Jonathan MaberryBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2008
A Halowe'en Anthology by Lisa MortonBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2008
The Monster of Florence by Douglas PrestonBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2008
The Book of Lists: Horror by Amy WallaceBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2008
Horror Isn't a 4-Letter Word by Matthew WarnerBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2008
Day by Day Armageddon by J. L. BourneBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2008
Ghost Radio by Leopoldo GoutBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2008
Duma Key by Stephen KingBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2008
The Number 121 to Pennsylvania & Others by Kealan Patrick BurkeBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2008
Inferno by Ellen DatlowBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2008
Mama's Boy and Other Dark Tales by Fran FrielBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2008
Killers by Colin HarveyBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2008
History is Dead: A Zombie Anthology by Kim PaffenrothBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2008
Poe's Children: The New Horror: An Anthology by Peter StraubBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2008
The Shallow End of the Pool by Adam-Troy CastroBest Small Press Chill2008
Veins by Lawrence C. ConnollyBest Small Press Chill2008
Johnny Gruesome by Gregory LambersonBest Small Press Chill2008
Miranda by John R. LittleBest Small Press Chill2008
The Confessions Of St. Zach by Gene O'NeillBest Small Press Chill2008
Into the Cruel Sea by Rich RistowBest Small Press Chill2008
The Graveyard Book by Neil GaimanDark Genre Novel of the Year2008
Ghost Radio by Leopoldo GoutDark Genre Novel of the Year2008
We Disappear: A Novel (P.S.) by Scott HeimDark Genre Novel of the Year2008
Duma Key by Stephen KingDark Genre Novel of the Year2008
Leather Maiden by Joe R. LansdaleDark Genre Novel of the Year2008
The Price by Alexandra SokoloffDark Genre Novel of the Year2008
Generation Dead by Daniel WatersDark Genre Novel of the Year2008
Heart-Shaped Box by Joe HillBest Cover Art2007
Dead Sea by Brian KeeneBest Cover Art2007
Dark Harvest by Norman PartridgeBest Cover Art2007
Just North of Nowhere by Lawrence SantoroBest Cover Art2007
The Haunted Forest Tour by Jeff StrandBest Cover Art2007
On Writing Horror: A Handbook by the Horror Writers Association by Horror Writers AssociationBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2007
Sundays with Vlad by Paul BibeauBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2007
The Hammer Story by Marcus HearnBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2007
Frankenstein: A Cultural History by Susan Tyler HitchcockBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2007
American Gothic: Sixty Years of Horror Cinema by Jonathan RigbyBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2007
Black Prometheus: A Critical Study of Karl Edward Wagner by Benjamin SzumskyjBest Dark Genre Book of Non-Fiction2007
The Lady of Serpents by Douglas CleggBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2007
The Long Last Call by John SkippBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2007
The Dollmaker by Amanda StevensBest Dark Genre Book Trailer2007
Voyeurs of Death by Shaun JeffreyBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2007
Book of Dead Things by Tina L. JensBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2007
Closing Time and Other Stories by Jack KetchumBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2007
Dirty Prayers by Gary McMahonBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2007
At Ease with the Dead by Barbara RodenBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2007
Sparks and Shadows by Lucy A. SnyderBest Dark Genre Fiction Collection2007
Vintage: A Ghost Story by Steve BermanBest Small Press Chill2007
The Cage by Jason BrannonBest Small Press Chill2007
Midlisters by Kealan Patrick BurkeBest Small Press Chill2007
Placeholders by John R. LittleBest Small Press Chill2007
Dark Harvest by Norman PartridgeBest Small Press Chill2007
Heartsick by Chelsea CainDark Genre Novel of the Year2007
The Missing by Sarah LanganDark Genre Novel of the Year2007
Baltimore, or the Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire by Mike MignolaDark Genre Novel of the Year2007
The Terror by Dan SimmonsDark Genre Novel of the Year2007
The Dust of Wonderland by Lee ThomasDark Genre Novel of the Year2007

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