The past Friday the winners of 2012 Australian Shadows Awards have been announced. The awards are organized by the Australian Horror Writers Association and recognize “the stories and collections that best typify the horror genre, delivering a sense of creeping dread’, leaving the reader with chills and a reluctance to turn out the light.”
NOVEL – “Perfections” by Kirstyn McDermott (Xoum Publishing)
LONG FICTION – “Sky” by Kaaron Warren (Through Splintered Walls / Twelfth Planet Press)
SHORT FICTION – “Birthday Suit” by Martin Livings (Living with the Dead / Dark Prints Press)
EDITED PUBLICATION – “Surviving the End” edited by Craig Bezant (Dark Prints Press)
COLLECTION – “Through Splintered Walls” by Kaaron Warren (Twelfth Planet Press)
Congratulations to all the winners!