Shirley Jackson Award for Dark Literature
For outstanding achievement in the literature of psychological suspense, horror, and the dark fantastic. These are both the nominees and the winners.   Print this list Print this list

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Cover Art: 21st century dead : a zombie anthology /
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Cover Art: Shadow show : all-new stories in celebration of Ray Bradbury /
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Cover Art: A better angel : stories /
A better angel : stories /
Adrian, Chris, 1970-
Adult Fiction ADRIAN
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Cover Art: Sharp teeth /
Sharp teeth /
Barlow, Toby.
Adult Fiction BARLOW
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Cover Art: The Imago sequence : and other stories /
The Imago sequence : and other stories /
Barron, Laird
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Collection in 2007.
Adult Fiction BARRON
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Cover Art: Occultation : and other stories /
Occultation : and other stories /
Barron, Laird
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Collection in 2010.
Adult Fiction BARRON
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Cover Art: The reapers are the angels : a novel /
The reapers are the angels : a novel /
Bell, Alden
Adult Fiction BELL
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Cover Art: Mr. Shivers /
Mr. Shivers /
Bennett, Robert Jackson, 1984-
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Novel in 2010.
Adult Fiction BENNETT
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Cover Art: My mother she killed me, my father he ate me : forty new fairy tales /
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Cover Art: The entire predicament : stories /
The entire predicament : stories /
Corin, Lucy.
Adult Fiction CORIN
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Cover Art: Ghosts by gaslight : stories of steampunk and supernatural suspense /
Ghosts by gaslight : stories of steampunk and supernatural suspense /
Dann, Jack & Nick Gevers, editors
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book
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Cover Art: Wizards /
Wizards /
Dann, Jack, editor
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book
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Cover Art: Teeth : vampire tales /
Teeth : vampire tales /
Datlow, Ellen & Terri Windling, editors
Teen Fiction Book
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Cover Art: Supernatural noir /
Supernatural noir /
Datlow, Ellen, editor
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book
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Cover Art: Blood and other cravings /
Blood and other cravings /
Datlow, Ellen, editor
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book
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Cover Art: Haunted legends /
Haunted legends /
Datlow, Ellen, editor
Adult Fiction
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Cover Art: Poe : 19 new tales of suspense, dark fantasy, and horror inspired by Edgar Allan
Poe : 19 new tales of suspense, dark fantasy, and horror inspired by Edgar Allan
Datlow, Ellen, editor
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Anthology in 2009.
Adult Fiction Book
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Cover Art: Lovecraft unbound : twenty stories /
Lovecraft unbound : twenty stories /
Datlow, Ellen, editor
Adult Fiction Book
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Cover Art: Inferno : new tales of terror and the supernatural /
Inferno : new tales of terror and the supernatural /
Datlow, Ellen, editor
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Anthology in 2007
Adult Fiction Book
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Cover Art: Alive in Necropolis /
Alive in Necropolis /
Dorst, Doug.
Adult Fiction DORST
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Cover Art: The last werewolf /
The last werewolf /
Duncan, Glen, 1965-
Adult Fiction DUNCAN
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Cover Art: Fugue state : stories /
Fugue state : stories /
Evenson, Brian, 1966-
Adult Fiction EVENSON
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Cover Art: Last days /
Last days /
Evenson, Brian, 1966-
Adult Fiction EVENSON
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Cover Art: Immobility /
Immobility /
Evenson, Brian, 1966-
Adult Fiction EVENSON
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Cover Art: Gone girl /
Gone girl /
Flynn, Gillian, 1971-
Adult Fiction
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Cover Art: The shadow year /
The shadow year /
Ford, Jeffrey, 1955-
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Novel in 2008.
Adult Fiction FORD
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Cover Art: Old devil moon : short stories /
Old devil moon : short stories /
Fowler, Christopher.
Adult Fiction FOWLER
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Cover Art: What I didn't see : and other stories /
What I didn't see : and other stories /
Fowler, Karen Joy.
Adult Fiction FOWLER
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Cover Art: Stories : all-new tales /
Stories : all-new tales /
Gaiman, Neil & Al Sarrantonio, ed
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Anthology in 2010.
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book
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Cover Art: Feed /
Feed /
Grant, Mira
Adult Fiction GRANT
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Cover Art: Pandemonium /
Pandemonium /
Gregory, Daryl
Adult Fiction GREGORY
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Cover Art: Generation loss : a novel /
Generation loss : a novel /
Hand, Elizabeth.
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Novel in 2007.
Adult Fiction HAND
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Cover Art: Witches on the road tonight /
Witches on the road tonight /
Holman, Sheri.
Adult Fiction HOLMAN
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Cover Art: The ones that got away /
The ones that got away /
Jones, Stephen Graham, 1972-
Adult Fiction JONES
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Cover Art: Black wings of Cthulhu : twenty-one new tales of Lovecraftian horror /
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Cover Art: The silent land : a novel /
The silent land : a novel /
Joyce, Graham, 1954-
Adult Fiction JOYCE
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Cover Art: The girl on the fridge /
The girl on the fridge /
Keret, Etgar, 1967-
Adult Fiction KERET
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Cover Art: The drowning girl : a memoir /
The drowning girl : a memoir /
Kiernan, Caitlin R.
Adult Fiction KIERNAN
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Cover Art: The red tree /
The red tree /
Kiernan, Caitlin R.
Adult Fiction KIERNAN
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Cover Art: Just after sunset /
Just after sunset /
King, Stephen, 1947-
Adult Fiction KING
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Cover Art: Tender morsels /
Tender morsels /
Lanagan, Margo, 1960-
Children's Fiction LANAGAN
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Cover Art: The devil in silver : a novel /
The devil in silver : a novel /
LaValle, Victor D., 1972-
Adult Fiction LAVALLE
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Cover Art: Big machine : a novel /
Big machine : a novel /
LaValle, Victor D., 1972-
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Novel in 2009.
Adult Fiction LAVALLE
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Cover Art: The owl killers : a novel /
The owl killers : a novel /
Maitland, Karen.
Adult Fiction MAITLAN
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Cover Art: After the apocalypse : stories /
After the apocalypse : stories /
McHugh, Maureen F.
Adult Fiction MCHUGH
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Cover Art: Baltimore, or, The steadfast tin soldier and the vampire /
Baltimore, or, The steadfast tin soldier and the vampire /
Mignola, Michael.
Adult Fiction MIGNOLA
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Cover Art: Dangerous laughter : thirteen stories /
Dangerous laughter : thirteen stories /
Millhauser, Steven.
Adult Fiction MILLHAU
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Cover Art: The bone key /
The bone key /
Monette, Sarah.
Adult Fiction MONETTE
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Cover Art: The resurrectionist : a novel /
The resurrectionist : a novel /
O'Connell, Jack, 1959-
Adult Fiction O'CONNE
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Cover Art: Wild nights! : stories about the last days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James and H
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Cover Art: The corn maiden and other nightmares /
The corn maiden and other nightmares /
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Adult Fiction OATES
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Cover Art: The diving pool : three novellas /
The diving pool : three novellas /
Ogawa, Yoko, 1962-
Won the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Collection in 2008.
Adult Fiction OGAWA
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Cover Art: White is for witching /
White is for witching /
Oyeyemi, Helen.
Adult Fiction OYEYEMI
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Cover Art: Tokyo year zero /
Tokyo year zero /
Peace, David.
Adult Fiction PEACE
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Cover Art: There once lived a woman who tried to kill her neighbor's baby : scary fairy tal
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Cover Art: The devil all the time /
The devil all the time /
Pollock, Donald Ray, 1954-
Adult Fiction POLLOCK
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Cover Art: Like you'd understand, anyway : stories /
Like you'd understand, anyway : stories /
Shepard, Jim.
Adult Fiction SHEPARD
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Cover Art: The terror : a novel /
The terror : a novel /
Simmons, Dan, 1948-
Adult Fiction SIMMONS
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Cover Art: A dark matter : a novel /
A dark matter : a novel /
Straub, Peter, 1943-
Adult Fiction STRAUB
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Cover Art: Edge /
Edge /
Suzuki, Koji, 1957-
Adult Fiction SUZUKI
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Cover Art: The man on the ceiling /
The man on the ceiling /
Tem, Steve Rasnic, 1950-
Adult Fiction TEM
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Cover Art: Fast ships, black sails /
Fast ships, black sails /
VanderMeer, Ann & Jeff, editors
Adult Fiction Book
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Cover Art: The Thackery T. Lambshead cabinet of curiosities /
The Thackery T. Lambshead cabinet of curiosities /
VanderMeer, Ann & Jeff, editors
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book
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Cover Art: The third bear /
The third bear /
VanderMeer, Jeff.
Adult Fiction VANDERM
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Cover Art: The little stranger /
The little stranger /
Waters, Sarah, 1966-
Adult Fiction WATERS
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Cover Art: Tunneling to the center of the earth : stories /
Tunneling to the center of the earth : stories /
Wilson, Kevin, 1978-
Tied for the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Collection in 2009.
Adult Fiction WILSON
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