Shirley Jackson Award

Given by Readercon Conference on Imaginative Literature

412 Works / 413 Items 161,428 Books 9,506 Reviews ½ 3.8
In recognition of the legacy of Shirley Jackson’s writing, and with permission of the author’s estate, the Shirley Jackson Awards have been established for outstanding achievement in the show more literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic.

The finalists have their own award page.
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Stages:
All, Winner (84), Nominee (336)
Categories:
All, Anthology (82), Collection (88), Novel (90), Novelette (46), Novella (76), Short Story (31)
Years:
All, 2022 (24), 2021 (21), 2020 (27), 2019 (26), 2018 (22), 2017 (21), 2016 (23), 2015 (25), 2014 (27), 2013 (27), 2012 (21), 2011 (28), 2010 (30), 2009 (31), 2008 (31), 2007 (29)

Winner 84

WorkCategoryYear
The Hideous Book of Hidden Horrors by Doug MuranoAnthology2022
We Are Here To Hurt Each Other by Paula AsheCollection2022
The Devil Takes You Home by Gabino IglesiasNovel2022
Where I End by Sophie WhiteNovel2022
What the Dead Know [short story] by Nghi VoNovelette2022
The Bone Lantern by Angela SlatterNovella2022
Professor Charlatan Bardot's Travel Anthology to the Most (Fictional) Haunted Buildings in the Weird, Wild World by Eric J. GuignardAnthology2021
Unfettered Hexes: Queer Tales of Insatiable Darkness by dave ringAnthology2021
Folk Songs for Trauma Surgeons : Stories by Keith RossonCollection2021
My Heart Is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham JonesNovel2021
We, the girls who did not make it [short story] by E.A. PetriconeNovelette2021
Flowers for the Sea by Zin E. RocklynNovella2021
Black Cranes: Tales of Unquiet Women by Lee MurrayAnthology2020
Velocities: Stories by Kathe KojaCollection2020
The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham JonesNovel2020
The Attic Tragedy by J. Ashley-SmithNovelette2020
Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham JonesNovella2020
The Twisted Book Of Shadows by Christopher GoldenAnthology2019
Song for the Unraveling of the World by Brian EvensonCollection2019
The Book of X by Sarah Rose EtterNovel2019
Luminous Body by Brooke WarraNovelette2019
Ormeshadow by Priya SharmaNovella2019
Robots vs Fairies by Dominik ParisienAnthology2018
All the Fabulous Beasts by Priya SharmaCollection2018
Little Eve by Catriona WardNovel2018
Help the Witch by Tom CoxNovelette2018
The Taiga Syndrome by Cristina Rivera-GarzaNovella2018
Her Body and Other Parties: Stories by Carmen Maria MachadoCollection2017
The Hole by Pyun Hye-youngNovel2017
The Lost Daughter Collective by Lindsey DragerNovella2017
Fever Dream by Samanta SchweblinNovella2017
The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales by Dominik ParisienAnthology2016
A Natural History of Hell: Stories by Jeffrey FordCollection2016
The Girls by Emma ClineNovel2016
The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValleNovella2016
Aickman's Heirs by Simon StrantzasAnthology2015
The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen KingCollection2015
Experimental Film by Gemma FilesNovel2015
Wylding Hall by Elizabeth HandNovella2015
Fearful Symmetries by Ellen DatlowAnthology2014
Gifts for the One Who Comes After by Helen MarshallCollection2014
Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeerNovel2014
The End of the End of Everything by Dale BaileyNovelette2014
We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl GregoryNovella2014
The Grimscribe's Puppets by Joseph S. PulverAnthology2013
North American Lake Monsters by Nathan BallingrudCollection2013
Before and Afterlives by Christopher BarzakCollection2013
American Elsewhere by Robert Jackson BennettNovel2013
Cry Murder! in a Small Voice by Greer GilmanNovelette2013
Burning Girls by Veronica SchanoesNovella2013
Exotic Gothic 4 by Terry DowlingAnthology2012
Crackpot Palace: Stories by Jeffrey FordCollection2012
Edge by Koji SuzukiNovel2012
A Natural History Of Autumn by Jeffrey FordShort Story2012
Ghosts by Gaslight: Stories of Steampunk and Supernatural Suspense by Jack DannAnthology2011
After the Apocalypse: Stories by Maureen F. McHughCollection2011
Witches on the Road Tonight by Sheri HolmanNovel2011
The Summer People by Kelly LinkNovelette2011
The Corpse Painter’s Masterpiece by M. RickertShort Story2011
Stories: All-New Tales by Neil GaimanAnthology2010
Occultation and Other Stories by Laird BarronCollection2010
Mr. Shivers by Robert Jackson BennettNovel2010
The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains by Neil GaimanNovelette2010
Mysterium Tremendum (novella) by Laird BarronNovella2010
The Things [short fiction] by Peter WattsShort Story2010
Poe: 19 New Tales Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe by Ellen DatlowAnthology2009
Love Songs for the Shy and Cynical by Robert ShearmanCollection2009
The Family Fang by Kevin WilsonCollection2009
Big Machine: A Novel by Victor LaValleNovel2009
Morality by Stephen KingNovelette2009
Midnight Picnic by Nick AntoscaNovella2009
The Pelican Bar [short fiction] by Karen Joy FowlerShort Story2009
The New Uncanny: Tales of Unease by Sarah EyreAnthology2008
The Diving Pool: Three Novellas by Yoko OgawaCollection2008
The Shadow Year by Jeffrey FordNovel2008
Pride and Prometheus {novelette} by John KesselNovelette2008
Disquiet by Julia LeighNovella2008
The Pile by Michael BishopShort Story2008
Inferno by Ellen DatlowAnthology2007
The Imago Sequence and Other Stories by Laird BarronCollection2007
Generation Loss by Elizabeth HandNovel2007
The Janus Tree by Glen HirshbergNovelette2007
Vacancy by Lucius ShepardNovella2007
The Monsters of Heaven by Nathan BallingrudShort Story2007

Nominee 336

WorkCategoryYear
Chiral Mad 5 by Michael BaileyAnthology2022
Screams From the Dark: 29 Tales of Monsters and the Monstrous by Ellen DatlowAnthology2022
Other Terrors: An Inclusive Anthology by Vince A. LiagunoAnthology2022
Your Body is Not Your Body by Alex WoodroeAnthology2022
Lesser Known Monsters of the 21st Century by Kim FuCollection2022
Hell Hath No Sorrow like a Woman Haunted by RJ JosephCollection2022
Breakable Things by Cassandra KhawCollection2022
And at My Back I Always Hear by Scott NicolayCollection2022
Splendid Anatomies by Allison WyssCollection2022
Jackal by Erin E. AdamsNovel2022
The Dead Friends Society by Paul GandersmanNovel2022
Beulah by Christi NogleNovel2022
Unwieldy Creatures by Addie TsaiNovel2022
This Place Is Best Shunned by David Erik NelsonNovelette2022
The Wehrwolf: A Short Story by Alma KatsuNovella2022
Lure by Tim McGregorNovella2022
Pomegranates by Priya SharmaNovella2022
Bound Feet (My Dark Library) by Kelsea YuNovella2022
Giving the Devil His Due: Special Edition by Rebecca BrewerAnthology2021
There Is No Death, There Are No Dead: Tales of Spiritualism Horror by Kathe KojaAnthology2021
Stitched Lips: An Anthology of Horror from Silenced Voices by Ken MacGregorAnthology2021
We are Happy, We are Doomed by Kurt FawverCollection2021
Where All is Night, and Starless by John Linwood GrantCollection2021
People From My Neighbourhood by Hiromi KawakamiCollection2021
Sometime's We're Cruel and Other Stories by J. A. W. McCarthyCollection2021
Nothing But Blackened Teeth by Cassandra KhawNovel2021
All the Murmuring Bones by A. G. SlatterNovel2021
No Gods, No Monsters by Cadwell TurnbullNovel2021
Hummingbird Salamander by Jeff VanderMeerNovel2021
House of Crows: Book 1-4 by Lisa UngerNovelette2021
Dirty Heads: A novella of cosmic coming-of-age horror by Aaron DriesNovella2021
Comfort Me With Apples by Catherynne M. ValenteNovella2021
The Route of Ice and Salt by José Luis ZárateNovella2021
The Night Bazaar: Venice by Lenore HartAnthology2020
Shadows & Tall Trees 8 by Michael KellyAnthology2020
Lullabies For Suffering: Tales of Addiction Horror by Mark MatthewsAnthology2020
Tiny Nightmares: Very Short Stories of Horror by Lincoln MichelAnthology2020
After Sundown (Fiction Without Frontiers) by Mark MorrisAnthology2020
Miscreations: Gods, Monstrosities & Other Horrors by Doug MuranoAnthology2020
Aftermath of an Industrial Accident: Stories by Mike AllenCollection2020
Thin Places by Kay ChronisterCollection2020
Mannequin and Wife: Stories by Jen FawkesCollection2020
Settling the World: Selected Stories by M. John HarrisonCollection2020
Moonflower, Nightshade, All the Hours of the Day: Stories by J. D. ScottCollection2020
Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. DanforthNovel2020
Sisters by Daisy JohnsonNovel2020
Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-GarciaNovel2020
Death in Her Hands by Ottessa MoshfeghNovel2020
True Story by Kate Reed PettyNovel2020
Many Restless Concerns: The Victims of Countess Bathory Speak in Chorus by Gayle BrandeisNovelette2020
Ring Shout by P. Djèlí ClarkNovella2020
Her Mad Song (Project Tempest) by C.J. HalbardNovella2020
History of an Executioner by Clancy McgilliganNovella2020
The Best of Both Worlds by S. P. MiskowskiNovella2020
Graceful Burdens by Roxane GayShort Story2020
The Twisted Book Of Shadows by Christopher GoldenAnthology2019
Echoes: The Saga Anthology of Ghost Stories by Ellen DatlowAnthology2019
The Unquiet Dreamer: A Tribute to Harlan Ellison by Preston GrassmannAnthology2019
Wonderland by Marie O'ReganAnthology2019
The Mythic Dream by Navah WolfeAnthology2019
Song for the Unraveling of the World by Brian EvensonCollection2019
Wounds: Six Stories from the Border of Hell by Nathan BallingrudCollection2019
Collision: Stories by J. S. BreukelaarCollection2019
Homesick: Stories by Nino CipriCollection2019
Every Human Love: Stories by Joanna PearsonCollection2019
Mouthful of Birds by Samanta SchweblinCollection2019
Ninth House by Leigh BardugoNovel2019
Goodnight Stranger by Miciah Bay GaultNovel2019
Curious Toys by Elizabeth HandNovel2019
Tinfoil Butterfly by Rachel Eve MoultonNovel2019
Nothing to See Here by Kevin WilsonNovel2019
Luminous Body by Brooke WarraNovelette2019
Deeper, Darker Things: And Other Oddities by Steve DillonNovelette2019
pwdre ser by Kurt FawverNovelette2019
The Couvade (Short Sharp Shocks!) by Joe KochNovelette2019
Black Bequeathments by Simon StrantzasNovelette2019
This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-MohtarNovella2019
The Monster of Elendhaven by Jennifer GiesbrechtNovella2019
Into Bones like Oil by Kaaron WarrenNovella2019
Robots vs Fairies by Dominik ParisienAnthology2018
Chiral Mad 4: An Anthology of Collaborations by Michael BaileyAnthology2018
The Silent Garden: A Journal of Esoteric Fabulism by Marcel BrionAnthology2018
This Dreaming Isle by Dan CoxonAnthology2018
Tiny Crimes: Very Short Tales of Mystery and Murder by Lincoln MichelAnthology2018
All the Fabulous Beasts by Priya SharmaCollection2018
Drawn Up from Deep Places by Gemma FilesCollection2018
The Human Alchemy by Michael GriffinCollection2018
Quartier Perdu by Sean O'BrienCollection2018
Garden of Eldritch Delights by Lucy A. SnyderCollection2018
Little Eve by Catriona WardNovel2018
In the Night Wood by Dale BaileyNovel2018
Social Creature by Tara Isabella BurtonNovel2018
We Sold Our Souls by Grady HendrixNovel2018
Everything Under by Daisy JohnsonNovel2018
Help the Witch by Tom CoxNovelette2018
Ghostographs: An Album by Lisa Romasco MooreNovelette2018
The Only Harmless Great Thing by Brooke BolanderNovella2018
The Sea Dreams It Is the Sky: A Novella of Cosmic Horror by John Hornor JacobsNovella2018
Judderman by D. A. NorthwoodNovella2018
The Atrocities by Jeremy C. ShippNovella2018
Black Feathers: Dark Avian Tales: An Anthology by Ellen DatlowAnthology2017
Shadows & Tall Trees 7 by Michael KellyAnthology2017
Tales from a Talking Board by Ross E. LockhartAnthology2017
The Djinn Falls in Love & Other Stories by Mahvesh MuradAnthology2017
Looming Low Volume 1 by Justin SteeleAnthology2017
She Said Destroy by Nadia BulkinCollection2017
The Doll's Alphabet by Camilla GrudovaCollection2017
The Dark Dark by Samantha HuntCollection2017
Things to Do When You're Goth in the Country: and Other Stories by Chavisa WoodsCollection2017
Ill Will by Dan ChaonNovel2017
The Bone Mother by David DemchukNovel2017
The Night Ocean by Paul La FargeNovel2017
The Changeling by Victor LaValleNovel2017
Mapping the Interior by Stephen Graham JonesNovella2017
The Lamb Will Slaughter the Lion by Margaret KilljoyNovella2017
The Asylum of Dr. Caligari by James MorrowNovella2017
The Murders of Molly Southbourne by Tade ThompsonNovella2017
An Unreliable Guide to London by Kit CalessAnthology2016
The Madness of Dr. Caligari by Ramsey CampbellAnthology2016
Autumn Cthulhu by Mike DavisAnthology2016
Those Who Make Us: Canadian Creature, Myth, and Monster Stories by Kelsi MorrisAnthology2016
We Show What We Have Learned and Other Stories by Clare BeamsCollection2016
Furnace by Livia LlewellynCollection2016
Almost Insentient, Almost Divine by D. P. WattCollection2016
Greener Pastures by Michael WehuntCollection2016
The Wonder by Emma DonoghueNovel2016
Lily by Michael Thomas FordNovel2016
Mongrels: A Novel by Stephen Graham JonesNovel2016
I'm Thinking of Ending Things by Iain ReidNovel2016
Foxlowe by Eleanor WasserbergNovel2016
Breaking Water by Das, IndrapramitNovelette2016
The Night Cyclist by Stephen Graham JonesNovelette2016
The Sadist's Bible by Nicole CushingNovella2016
The Warren: A Novel by Brian EvensonNovella2016
The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe by Kij JohnsonNovella2016
Things with Beards by Sam J. MillerShort Story2016
The Doll Collection by Ellen DatlowAnthology2015
Seize the Night: New Tales of Vampiric Terror by Christopher GoldenAnthology2015
Black Wings of Cthulhu 4 by S. T. JoshiAnthology2015
Exigencies: A Neo-Noir Anthology by Richard ThomasAnthology2015
The End of the End of Everything by Dale BaileyCollection2015
The Nameless Dark by T. E. GrauCollection2015
Gutshot: Stories by Amelia GrayCollection2015
Get in Trouble: Stories by Kelly LinkCollection2015
You Have Never Been Here: New and Selected Stories by Mary RickertCollection2015
Lord Byron's Prophecy by Sean EadsNovel2015
When We Were Animals by Joshua GaylordNovel2015
The Glittering World by Robert LevyNovel2015
Eileen by Ottessa MoshfeghNovel2015
The Thyme Fiend: A Tor.Com Original by Jeffrey FordNovelette2015
The Deepwater Bride by Tamsyn MuirNovelette2015
Fabulous Beasts by Priya SharmaNovelette2015
The Visible Filth by Nathan BallingrudNovella2015
The Box Jumper by Lisa MannettiNovella2015
Unusual Concentrations by Simon SpurrierNovella2015
In The Lovecraft Museum by Steve Rasnic TemNovella2015
Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers by Alyssa WongShort Story2015
Letters to Lovecraft: Eighteen Whispers to the Darkness by Jesse BullingtonAnthology2014
Shadows & Tall Trees 4 by Michael KellyAnthology2014
The Children of Old Leech: A Tribute to the Carnivorous Cosmos of Laird Barron by Ross E. LockhartAnthology2014
The Spectral Book of Horror Stories by Mark MorrisAnthology2014
Unseaming by Mike AllenCollection2014
After the People Lights Have Gone Off by Stephen Graham JonesCollection2014
They Do the Same Things Different There: The Best Weird Fantasy of Robert Shearman by Robert ShearmanCollection2014
Burnt Black Suns: A Collection of Weird Tales by Simon StrantzasCollection2014
Broken Monsters by Lauren BeukesNovel2014
The Lesser Dead by Christopher BuehlmanNovel2014
The Unquiet House by Alison LittlewoodNovel2014
Bird Box by Josh MalermanNovel2014
Confessions by Kanae MinatoNovel2014
The Quiet Room by V.H. LeslieNovelette2014
The Husband Stitch by Carmen Maria MachadoNovelette2014
The Devil in America by Kai Ashante WilsonNovelette2014
Ceremony of Flies by Kate JonezNovella2014
The Mothers of Voorhisville by Mary RickertNovella2014
The Good Shabti by Robert SharpNovella2014
The Beauty by Aliya WhiteleyNovella2014
Candy Girl [short story] by Chikodili EmelumadShort Story2014
The Fisher Queen {short story} by Alyssa WongShort Story2014
Where Thy Dark Eye Glances: Queering Edgar Allan Poe by Steve BermanAnthology2013
Queen Victoria's Book of Spells: An Anthology of Gaslamp Fantasy by Ellen DatlowAnthology2013
The End of the Road: An Anthology of Original Fiction by Jonathan OliverAnthology2013
The Book of the Dead by Jared ShurinAnthology2013
In Search of and Others by Will LudwigsenCollection2013
The Story Until Now: A Great Big Book of Stories by Kit ReedCollection2013
Everything You Need by Michael Marshall SmithCollection2013
The Ghost Bride: A Novel by Yangsze ChooNovel2013
The Accursed by Joyce Carol OatesNovel2013
Night Film by Marisha PesslNovel2013
The Demonologist by Andrew PyperNovel2013
Wild Fell by Michael RoweNovel2013
My Heart Is Either Broken by Megan AbbottNovelette2013
Phosphorus by Veronica SchanoesNovelette2013
The Last Revelation of Gla'aki by Ramsey CampbellNovella2013
Children of No One by Nicole CushingNovella2013
Whom the Gods Would Destroy by Brian HodgeNovella2013
It Sustains by Mark MorrisNovella2013
Helen's Story by Rosanne RabinowitzNovella2013
The Traditional by Maria Dahvana HeadleyShort Story2013
The Memory Book [short story] by Maureen McHughShort Story2013
21st Century Dead by Christopher GoldenAnthology2012
Night Shadows: Queer Horror by Greg HerrenAnthology2012
Black Wings of Cthulhu 2 by S. T. JoshiAnthology2012
Shadow Show by Sam WellerAnthology2012
The Woman Who Married a Cloud: The Collected Short Stories of Jonathan Carroll by Jonathan CarrollCollection2012
The Pottawatomie Giant and Other Stories by Andy DuncanCollection2012
Windeye by Brian EvensonCollection2012
Errantry: Strange Stories by Elizabeth HandCollection2012
Remember Why You Fear Me: The Best Dark Fiction of Robert Shearman by Robert ShearmanCollection2012
Immobility by Brian EvensonNovel2012
Gone Girl by Gillian FlynnNovel2012
The Drowning Girl by Caitlín R. KiernanNovel2012
The Devil in Silver by Victor LaValleNovel2012
The Indifference Engine by 伊藤 計劃Novella2012
28 Teeth of Rage by Ennis DrakeNovella2012
I'm Not Sam by Jack KetchumNovella2012
Delphine Dodd by S. P. MiskowskiNovella2012
Blood and Other Cravings by Ellen DatlowAnthology2011
Supernatural Noir by Ellen DatlowAnthology2011
Teeth: Vampire Tales by Ellen DatlowAnthology2011
A Book of Horrors by Stephen JonesAnthology2011
The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities: Exhibits, Oddities, Images, and Stories from Top Authors and Artists by Ann VanderMeerAnthology2011
Red Gloves Volume I & II [jhc] by Christopher FowlerCollection2011
The Janus Tree and Other Stories by Glen HirshbergCollection2011
Engines of Desire: Tales of Love & Other Horrors by Livia LlewellynCollection2011
The Corn Maiden and Other Nightmares: Novellas and Stories of Unspeakable Dread by Joyce Carol OatesCollection2011
What Wolves Know by Kit ReedCollection2011
The Great Lover by Michael CiscoNovel2011
The Last Werewolf by Glen DuncanNovel2011
Knock Knock by S. P. MiskowskiNovel2011
The Dracula Papers, Book I: The Scholar's Tale by Reggie OliverNovel2011
The Devil All the Time by Donald Ray PollockNovel2011
Omphalos by Livia LlewellynNovelette2011
The Ballad of Ballard and Sandrine by Peter StraubNovelette2011
Rose Street Attractors by Lucius ShepardNovella2011
The Men Upstairs by Tim WaggonerNovella2011
Hair (short story) by Joan AikenShort Story2011
Sunbleached (short story) by Nathan BallingrudShort Story2011
Absolute Zero by Nadia BulkinShort Story2011
Things to Know About Being Dead by Genevieve ValentineShort Story2011
My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me: Forty New Fairy Tales by Kate BernheimerAnthology2010
Haunted Legends by Ellen DatlowAnthology2010
Swords & Dark Magic: The New Sword and Sorcery by Jonathan StrahanAnthology2010
What Will Come After by Scott EdelmanCollection2010
What I Didn't See: Stories by Karen Joy FowlerCollection2010
The Ones That Got Away by Stephen Graham JonesCollection2010
The Third Bear by Jeff VanderMeerCollection2010
The Reapers Are the Angels: A Novel by Alden BellNovel2010
Feed by Mira GrantNovel2010
The Silent Land by Graham JoyceNovel2010
Dark Matter by Michelle PaverNovel2010
A Dark Matter by Peter StraubNovel2010
-30- by Laird BarronNovelette2010
The Broadsword by Laird BarronNovelette2010
The Redfield Girls by Laird BarronNovelette2010
The Broken Man by Michael ByersNovella2010
One Bloody Thing After Another by Joey ComeauNovella2010
Subtle Bodies: A Fantasia on Voice, History and Rene Crevel by Peter DubeNovella2010
Chasing the Dragon by Nicholas KaufmannNovella2010
The Thief of Broken Toys by Tim LebbonNovella2010
Six Six Six by Laird BarronShort Story2010
Booth's Ghost [short story] by Karen Joy FowlerShort Story2010
The Foxes by Lily HoangShort Story2010
As Red As Red by Caitlin R. KiernanShort Story2010
Lovecraft Unbound by Ellen DatlowAnthology2009
British Invasion by Christopher GoldenAnthology2009
Apparitions by Michael KellyAnthology2009
Exotic Gothic 3 Strange Visitations by Danel OlsonAnthology2009
Fugue State by Brian EvensonCollection2009
Zoo by OtsuichiCollection2009
There Once Lived a Woman Who Tried to Kill Her Neighbour's Baby: Scary Fairy Tales by Lyudmila PetrushevskayaCollection2009
Everland and Other Stories by Paul WitcoverCollection2009
Last Days by Brian EvensonNovel2009
The Red Tree by Caitlín R. KiernanNovel2009
The Owl Killers by Karen MaitlandNovel2009
White Is for Witching by Helen OyeyemiNovel2009
The Little Stranger by Sarah WatersNovel2009
Catch Hell by Laird BarronNovelette2009
The Night Cache by Andy DuncanNovelette2009
each thing i show you is a piece of my death by Gemma FilesNovelette2009
Lonegan's Luck by Stephen Graham JonesNovelette2009
Shrike by Quentin S. CrispNovella2009
The Witnesses are Gone by Joel LaneNovella2009
The Language of Dying by Sarah PinboroughNovella2009
Vardøger by Stephen VolkNovella2009
The Crevasse by Dale BaileyShort Story2009
Strappado (short story) by Laird BarronShort Story2009
The Jacaranda Smile by Gemma FilesShort Story2009
Bound for Evil: Curious Tales of Books Gone Bad by Tom EnglishAnthology2008
Exotic Gothic 2: New Tales of Taboo by Danel OlsonAnthology2008
Shades of Darkness by Barbara RodenAnthology2008
Fast Ships, Black Sails by Ann VanderMeerAnthology2008
A Better Angel: Stories by Chris AdrianCollection2008
The Girl on the Fridge: Stories by Etgar KeretCollection2008
Just After Sunset by Stephen KingCollection2008
Dangerous Laughter: Thirteen Stories by Steven MillhauserCollection2008
Wild Nights!: Stories About the Last Days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James, and Hemingway by Joyce Carol OatesCollection2008
Alive in Necropolis by Doug DorstNovel2008
Pandemonium by Daryl GregoryNovel2008
Tender Morsels by Margo LanaganNovel2008
The Resurrectionist by Jack O'ConnellNovel2008
The Man on the Ceiling by Steve Rasnic TemNovel2008
The Lagerstätte by Laird BarronNovelette2008
Penguins Of The Apocalypse by William Browning SpencerNovelette2008
The Situation by Jeff VanderMeerNovelette2008
The Long Trial of Nolan Dugatti by Stephen Graham JonesNovella2008
N. by Stephen KingNovella2008
Living with the Dead by Darrell SchweitzerNovella2008
Twelve Collections and the Teashop by Zoran ZivkovicNovella2008
Intertropical Convergence Zone by Nadia BulkinShort Story2008
The Dinner Party (Short Story) by Joshua FerrisShort Story2008
Evidence of Love in a Case of Abandonment by M. RickertShort Story2008
68° 07' 15" N, 31° 36' 44" W by Conrad WilliamsShort Story2008
Wizards: Magical Tales From the Masters of Modern Fantasy by Jack DannAnthology2007
Dark Delicacies II: Fear by Del HowisonAnthology2007
Logorrhea: Good Words Make Good Stories by John KlimaAnthology2007
At Ease with the Dead by Barbara RodenAnthology2007
The Entire Predicament by Lucy CorinCollection2007
Old Devil Moon by Christopher FowlerCollection2007
The Bone Key by Sarah MonetteCollection2007
Like You'd Understand, Anyway: Stories by Jim ShepardCollection2007
Sharp Teeth by Toby BarlowNovel2007
Baltimore, or the Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire by Mike MignolaNovel2007
Tokyo Year Zero by David PeaceNovel2007
The Terror by Dan SimmonsNovel2007
The Forest by Laird BarronNovelette2007
Thumbprint: A Story by Joe HillNovelette2007
The Tenth Muse by William Browning SpencerNovelette2007
The Swing by Don TumasonisNovelette2007
Procession of the Black Sloth by Laird BarronNovella2007
The Mermaids by Robert EdricNovella2007
Illyria by Elizabeth HandNovella2007
The Scalding Rooms by Conrad WilliamsNovella2007
Unique Chicken Goes In Reverse [short story] by Andy DuncanShort Story2007
Something in the Mermaid Way by Carrie LabenShort Story2007
Holiday [short story] by M. RickertShort Story2007

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In recognition of the legacy of Shirley Jackson’s writing, and with permission of the author’s estate, the Shirley Jackson Awards have been established for outstanding achievement in the literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic.

The finalists have their own award page. (English, Member-written)
In recognition of the legacy of Shirley Jackson’s writing, and with permission of the author’s estate, the Shirley Jackson Awards have been established for outstanding achievement in the literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic.



The award winners have their own award page. (English, Member-written)

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