World Fantasy Awards Winners
Winners of this year's World Fantasy Awards for works published in 2006 were announced this afternoon at a banquet held at the World Fantasy Convention in Saratoga Springs, New York.
- LIFE ACHIEVEMENT
- Betty Ballantine
- Diana Wynne Jones
- Soldier of Sidon, Gene Wolfe (Tor)
- Botch Town, Jeffrey Ford (The Empire of Ice Cream, Golden Gryphon Press)
- SHORT FICTION
- "Journey Into the Kingdom", M. Rickert (F&SF May 2006)
- Salon Fantastique, Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling, eds. (Thunder's Mouth)
- Map of Dreams, M. Rickert (Golden Gryphon Press)
- Shaun Tan
- SPECIAL AWARD, PROFESSIONAL
- Ellen Asher (for work at the Science Fiction Book Club)
- SPECIAL AWARD, NON-PROFESSIONAL
- Gary K. Wolfe (for reviews in Locus and elsewhere)
Judges for this year's awards were Gavin Grant, Ed Greenwood, Jeremy Lassen, Jeff Mariotte, and Carsten Polzin.
It was announced that the World Fantasy Convention in 2009 will be held in San Jose, California, and the convention in 2010 in Columbus, Ohio.