The Geomancer


Blood of Ambrose is a WFC Award Best Novel Nominee

Art by Dominic Harman
The 2009 World Fantasy Award nominees have just been posted. Words cannot express how it brightened my morning to wake up and discover that James Enge's debut book, Blood of Ambrose, is a nominee in the Best Novel category.

The full Best Novel shortlist:

Blood of Ambrose, James Enge (Pyr)
The Red Tree, Caitlín R. Kiernan (Roc)
The City & The City, China Miéville (Macmillan UK/ Del Rey)
Finch, Jeff VanderMeer (Underland)
In Great Waters, Kit Whitfield (Jonathan Cape UK/Del Rey)

The awards will be presented on Sunday, October 31st at the World Fantasy Convention, (held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus, Ohio, October 28-31). The Award Ceremony is open to all members and begins at approximately 2:30 PM. Congratulations to James and to all the nominees!


  1. When is this coming on the Nook?

  2. Sigh.Working with B&N has proved to be very, very slow. However, we're getting about 3 titles a week showing up there. We had 12 last week and now have 17. So hopefully it won't be much longer. I really like the Nook for iPad ap a LOT myself.