Wednesday, February 27, 2013

2012 The Kitschies Awards

Yesterday, in a ceremony held at the Free Word Center, London, the winners of the 2012 Kitschies Awards were announced:

Red Tentacle (Novel): Angelmaker” by Nick Harkaway (William Heinemann)

Golden Tentacle (Debut): Redemption in Indigo” by Karen Lord (Jo Fletcher Books)

Inky Tentacle (Cover Art): A Boy and a Bear in a Boat” by Dave Shelton, illustrated by the author (David Fickling Books)

The Black Tentacle, the discretionary prize for an outstanding contribution to the conversation surrounding genre literature, was awarded to The World SF Blog.

Congratulations to all the winners!

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Their taste for cover art is pretty dull. So many amazing artists and covers out there and every year the Kitschies always go for the cover with a flat single color background and minimal typography.