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Winner 51

WorkYear
Saint Death's Daughter by C. S. E. Cooney2023
The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri2022
Trouble the Saints by Alaya Dawn Johnson2021
Queen of the Conquered by Kacen Callender2020
Witchmark by C. L. Polk2019
The Changeling by Victor LaValle2018
Jade City by Fonda Lee2018
The Sudden Appearance of Hope by Claire North2017
The Chimes by Anna Smaill2016
The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell2015
A Stranger in Olondria by Sofia Samatar2014
Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson2013
Osama by Lavie Tidhar2012
Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor2011
The City & The City by China Miéville2010
The Shadow Year by Jeffrey Ford2009
Tender Morsels by Margo Lanagan2009
Ysabel by Guy Gavriel Kay2008
Soldier of Sidon by Gene Wolfe2007
Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami2006
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke2005
Tooth and Claw by Jo Walton2004
The Facts of Life by Graham Joyce2003
The Other Wind by Ursula K. Le Guin2002
Declare by Tim Powers2001
Thraxas by Martin Scott2000
The Antelope Wife by Louise Erdrich1999
The Physiognomy by Jeffrey Ford1998
Godmother Night by Rachel Pollack1997
The Prestige by Christopher Priest1996
Towing Jehovah by James Morrow1995
Glimpses by Lewis Shiner1994
Last Call by Tim Powers1993
Boy's Life by Robert R. McCammon1992
Only Begotten Daughter by James Morrow1991
Madouc by Jack Vance1990
Koko by Peter Straub1989
Replay by Ken Grimwood1988
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind1987
Song of Kali by Dan Simmons1986
Mythago Wood by Robert Holdstock1985
The Dragon Waiting by John M. Ford1984
Nifft the Lean by Michael Shea1983
Little, Big by John Crowley1982
The Shadow of the Torturer by Gene Wolfe1981
Watchtower by Elizabeth A. Lynn1980
Gloriana by Michael Moorcock1979
Our Lady of Darkness by Fritz Leiber1978
Doctor Rat by William Kotzwinkle1977
Bid Time Return by Richard Matheson1976
The Forgotten Beasts of Eld by Patricia A. McKillip1975

Nominee 264

WorkYear
Saint Death's Daughter by C. S. E. Cooney2023
Spear by Nicola Griffith2023
The Ballad of Perilous Graves by Alex Jennings2023
Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution by R. F. Kuang2023
Siren Queen by Nghi Vo2023
The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri2022
Black Water Sister by Zen Cho2022
A Master of Djinn by P. Djèlí Clark2022
The City Beautiful by Aden Polydoros2022
The Last House on Needless Street by Catriona Ward2022
Trouble the Saints by Alaya Dawn Johnson2021
Piranesi by Susanna Clarke2021
The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones2021
Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia2021
The Midnight Bargain by C. L. Polk2021
Queen of the Conquered by Kacen Callender2020
The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow2020
The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie2020
Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir2020
The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa2020
Witchmark by C. L. Polk2019
In the Night Wood by Dale Bailey2019
The Mere Wife by Maria Dahvana Headley2019
The Poppy War by R. F. Kuang2019
Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse2019
The Changeling by Victor LaValle2018
Jade City by Fonda Lee2018
The City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty2018
Ka: Dar Oakley in the Ruin of Ymr by John Crowley2018
The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter by Theodora Goss2018
Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory2018
The Sudden Appearance of Hope by Claire North2017
Borderline by Mishell Baker2017
Roadsouls by Betsy James2017
The Obelisk Gate by N. K. Jemisin2017
Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff2017
The Chimes by Anna Smaill2016
The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro2016
The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin2016
Uprooted by Naomi Novik2016
Savages by K. J. Parker2016
A Head Full of Ghosts by Paul Tremblay2016
The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell2015
The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison2015
City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett2015
Area X: The Southern Reach Trilogy (Annihilation; Authority; Acceptance) by Jeff VanderMeer2015
My Real Children by Jo Walton2015
A Stranger in Olondria by Sofia Samatar2014
Dust Devil on a Quiet Street by Richard Bowes2014
A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan2014
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman2014
The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker2014
The Land Across by Gene Wolfe2014
Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson2013
The Killing Moon by N. K. Jemisin2013
Some Kind of Fairy Tale: A Novel by Graham Joyce2013
The Drowning Girl by Caitlín R. Kiernan2013
Crandolin by Anna Tambour2013
Osama by Lavie Tidhar2012
Those Across the River by Christopher Buehlman2012
11/22/63 by Stephen King2012
A Dance With Dragons by George R. R. Martin2012
Among Others by Jo Walton2012
Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor2011
Zoo City by Lauren Beukes2011
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin2011
The Silent Land by Graham Joyce2011
Under Heaven by Guy Gavriel Kay2011
Redemption in Indigo by Karen Lord2011
The City & The City by China Miéville2010
Blood of Ambrose by James Enge2010
The Red Tree by Caitlín R. Kiernan2010
Finch by Jeff VanderMeer2010
In Great Waters by Kit Whitfield2010
The Shadow Year by Jeffrey Ford2009
Tender Morsels by Margo Lanagan2009
The House of the Stag by Kage Baker2009
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman2009
Pandemonium by Daryl Gregory2009
Ysabel by Guy Gavriel Kay2008
Territory by Emma Bull2008
Fangland by John Marks2008
The Gospel of the Knife by Will Shetterly2008
The Servants by Michael Marshall Smith2008
Soldier of Sidon by Gene Wolfe2007
Lisey's Story by Stephen King2007
The Privilege of the Sword by Ellen Kushner2007
The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch2007
In the Night Garden by Catherynne M. Valente2007
Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami2006
Vellum by Hal Duncan2006
Lunar Park by Bret Easton Ellis2006
The Limits of Enchantment by Graham Joyce2006
Od Magic by Patricia A. McKillip2006
A Princess of Roumania by Paul Park2006
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke2005
The Runes of the Earth by Stephen R. Donaldson2005
Iron Council by China Miéville2005
Perfect Circle by Sean Stewart2005
The Wizard Knight by Gene Wolfe2005
Tooth and Claw by Jo Walton2004
The Etched City by K. J. Bishop2004
Fudoki by Kij Johnson2004
The Light Ages by Ian R. MacLeod2004
Veniss Underground {expanded edition} by Jeff VanderMeer2004
The Facts of Life by Graham Joyce2003
The Portrait of Mrs. Charbuque by Jeffrey Ford2003
Fitcher's Brides by Gregory Frost2003
Ombria in Shadow by Patricia A. McKillip2003
The Scar by China Miéville2003
The Other Wind by Ursula K. Le Guin2002
From the Dust Returned by Ray Bradbury2002
The Curse of Chalion by Lois McMaster Bujold2002
The Wooden Sea by Jonathan Carroll2002
American Gods {original} by Neil Gaiman2002
The Onion Girl by Charles de Lint2002
Brown Harvest by Jay Russell2002
Declare by Tim Powers2001
Lord of Emperors by Guy Gavriel Kay2001
Perdido Street Station by China Miéville2001
The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman2001
Galveston by Sean Stewart2001
The Grand Ellipse by Paula Volsky2001
Thraxas by Martin Scott2000
Tamsin by Peter S. Beagle2000
The Rainy Season by James P. Blaylock2000
Gardens of the Moon by Steven Erikson2000
A Witness To Life by Terence M. Green2000
A Red Heart of Memories by Nina Kiriki Hoffman2000
The Antelope Wife by Louise Erdrich1999
Sailing to Sarantium by Guy Gavriel Kay1999
Someplace to be Flying by Charles de Lint1999
Mockingbird by Sean Stewart1999
The Martyring by Thomas Sullivan1999
The Physiognomy by Jeffrey Ford1998
American Goliath by Harvey Jacobs1998
Trader by Charles de Lint1998
Dry Water by Eric S. Nylund1998
The Gift by Patrick O'Leary1998
Godmother Night by Rachel Pollack1997
The Golden Key by Kate Elliott1997
Shadow of Ashland by Terence M. Green1997
The Bear Went Over the Mountain by William Kotzwinkle1997
The 37th Mandala by Marc Laidlaw1997
A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin1997
Devil's Tower by Mark Sumner1997
The Prestige by Christopher Priest1996
All the Bells on Earth by James P. Blaylock1996
Red Earth and Pouring Rain by Vikram Chandra1996
The Silent Strength of Stones by Nina Kiriki Hoffman1996
Requiem by Graham Joyce1996
Expiration Date by Tim Powers1996
Towing Jehovah by James Morrow1995
Brittle Innings by Michael Bishop1995
From the Teeth of Angels by Jonathan Carroll1995
Love & Sleep by John Crowley1995
Waking the Moon by Elizabeth Hand1995
The Circus of the Earth and the Air by Brooke Stevens1995
Glimpses by Lewis Shiner1994
The Innkeeper's Song by Peter S. Beagle1994
Drawing Blood by Poppy Z. Brite1994
Skin by Kathe Koja1994
The Throat by Peter Straub1994
The Iron Dragon's Daughter by Michael Swanwick1994
Lord of the Two Lands by Judith Tarr1994
Last Call by Tim Powers1993
Anno Dracula by Kim Newman1993
Was by Geoff Ryman1993
Photographing Fairies by Steven G. Szilagyi1993
Briar Rose by Jane Yolen1993
Boy's Life by Robert R. McCammon1992
Hunting the Ghost Dancer by A. A. Attanasio1992
The Paper Grail by James P. Blaylock1992
Bone Dance by Emma Bull1992
Outside the Dog Museum by Jonathan Carroll1992
The Little Country by Charles de Lint1992
Only Begotten Daughter by James Morrow1991
Tigana by Guy Gavriel Kay1991
Thomas the Rhymer by Ellen Kushner1991
Mary Reilly by Valerie Martin1991
Good Omens by Terry Pratchett1991
Madouc by Jack Vance1990
A Child Across the Sky by Jonathan Carroll1990
In A Dark Dream by Charles Grant1990
The Stress of Her Regard by Tim Powers1990
Carrion Comfort by Dan Simmons1990
Soldier of Arete by Gene Wolfe1990
Koko by Peter Straub1989
The Last Coin by James P. Blaylock1989
Sleeping in Flame by Jonathan Carroll1989
Fade by Robert Cormier1989
The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris1989
The Drive-In by Joe R. Lansdale1989
Replay by Ken Grimwood1988
Weaveworld by Clive Barker1988
Seventh Son by Orson Scott Card1988
Aegypt by John Crowley1988
Misery by Stephen King1988
Swan Song by Robert R. McCammon1988
On Stranger Tides by Tim Powers1988
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind1987
Talking Man by Terry Bisson1987
The Pet by Charles L. Grant1987
It by Stephen King1987
Strangers by Dean Koontz1987
The Tricksters by Margaret Mahy1987
Soldier of the Mist by Gene Wolfe1987
Song of Kali by Dan Simmons1986
The Damnation Game by Clive Barker1986
Illywhacker by Peter Carey1986
The Dream Years by Lisa Goldstein1986
Winterking by Paul Hazel1986
The Vampire Lestat by Anne Rice1986
Mythago Wood by Robert Holdstock1985
Bridge of Birds by Barry Hughart1985
Archer's Goon by Diana Wynne Jones1985
The Talisman by Stephen King1985
The Ceremonies by T. E. D. Klein1985
The Dragon Waiting by John M. Ford1984
Pet Sematary by Stephen King1984
The Wandering Unicorn by Manuel Mujica Lainez1984
Tea with the Black Dragon by R. A. MacAvoy1984
The Armageddon Rag by George R. R. Martin1984
Lyonesse: Suldrun's Garden by Jack Vance1984
Nifft the Lean by Michael Shea1983
The Nestling by Charles L. Grant1983
Fevre Dream by George R. R. Martin1983
Phantom by Thomas Tessier1983
The Sword of the Lictor by Gene Wolfe1983
Little, Big by John Crowley1982
The Nameless by Ramsey Campbell1982
The War Hound and the World's Pain by Michael Moorcock1982
The White Hotel by D. M. Thomas1982
The Claw of the Conciliator by Gene Wolfe1982
The Shadow of the Torturer by Gene Wolfe1981
Firelord by Parke Godwin1981
The Mist by Stephen King1981
Shadowland by Peter Straub1981
Ariosto by Chelsa quinn yarbro1981
Watchtower by Elizabeth A. Lynn1980
The Last Call of Mourning by Charles L. Grant1980
The Dancers of Arun by Elizabeth A. Lynn1980
Harpist in the Wind by Patricia A. McKillip1980
The Dark Bright Water by Patricia Wrightson1980
The Palace by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro1980
Gloriana by Michael Moorcock1979
The Black Castle by Les Daniels1979
The Sound of Midnight by Charles L. Grant1979
The Stand by Stephen King1979
Night's Master by Tanith Lee1979
Our Lady of Darkness by Fritz Leiber1978
The Chronicles Of Thomas Covenant The Unbeliever by Stephen Donaldson1978
The Hour of the Oxrun Dead by Charles L. Grant1978
Doctor Rat by William Kotzwinkle1977
The Doll Who Ate His Mother by Ramsey Campbell1977
The Dragon and the George by Gordon R. Dickson1977
The Sailor on the Seas of Fate by Michael Moorcock1977
The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights by John Steinbeck1977
Dark Crusade by Karl Edward Wagner1977
Bid Time Return by Richard Matheson1976
Salem's Lot by Stephen King1976
The Forgotten Beasts of Eld by Patricia A. McKillip1975
A Midsummer Tempest by Poul Anderson1975
Merlin's Ring by H. Warner Munn1975

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