The nominees for the Shirley Jackson Awards have been announcedClarkesworld is well-represented in the short story category by Jeff VanderMeer and Carrie Laben.  Congratulations to them and all the other nominees!


  • “Holiday,” M. Rickert (Subterranean #7, 2007)
  • “The Monsters of Heaven,” Nathan Ballingrud (Inferno,Tor)
  • “A Murder of Crows,” Elizabeth Ziemska (Tin House 31, Spring 2007)
  • Something in the Mermaid Way,” Carrie Laben (Clarkesworld, March 2007)
  • The Third Bear,” Jeff VanderMeer (Clarkesworld, April 2007)
  • “Unique Chicken Goes in Reverse,” Andy Duncan (Eclipse One, Night Shade Books)

See the other categories HERE.