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“The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps” Wins the Crawford Award

Kai Ashante Wilson has won the 2016 William L. Crawford Fantasy Award for his debut novel The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps. The Crawford Award is presented annually by the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts (IAFA), a scholarly organization devoted to the study of the fantastic as it appears in literature, film, and […]

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Kai Ashante Wilson has won the 2016 William L. Crawford Fantasy Award for his debut novel The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps.

The Crawford Award is presented annually by the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts (IAFA), a scholarly organization devoted to the study of the fantastic as it appears in literature, film, and the arts.  It honors an author’s first book of fantasy fiction.

According to the IAFA’s website, the judges cited Wilson’s “fresh and powerful voice,” “gorgeous language, great characters, and wonderfully imagined setting.”

Looks like another items for the TBR list!

One Response to ““The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps” Wins the Crawford Award”

  1. […] While the nomination process for the Hugos is just beginning, some other awards are already being given. This week, it was announced that two fantasy novels–Sabaa Tahir’s An Ember in the Ashes and Victoria Aveyard’s Red Queen–won People’s Choice Awards. And Kai Ashante Wilson’s superb novella, The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps, won the William L. Crawfor…. […]

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