2010 Bram Stoker Award Winners

Dark MatterThe Horror Writers Association works to "raise the profile of the horror genre in the publishing industry and among readers in general." In an effort to support their mission, The Horror Writers Association every year awards prizes for the best in the horror genre.
Last week the Bram Stoker Award Winners were announced.

Superior Achievement in a Novel
A DARK MATTER by Peter Straub

Superior Achievement in a First Novel (tie)
BLACK AND ORANGE by Benjamin Kane Ethridge
CASTLE OF LOS ANGELES by Lisa Morton

Superior Achievement in Long Fiction
INVISIBLE FENCES by Norman Prentiss

Superior Achievement in Short Fiction
THE FOLDING MAN by Joe R. Lansdale

Superior Achievement in an Anthology
HAUNTED LEGENDS edited by Ellen Datlow and Nick Mamatas

Superior Achievement in a Collection
FULL DARK, NO STARS by Stephen King

Superior Achievement in Nonfiction
TO EACH THEIR DARKNESS by Gary A. Braunbeck

Superior Achievement in a Poetry Collection
DARK MATTERS by Bruce Boston