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Book Awards

Torrance Public Library's Online Catalog 

Book & Literary Award Links 
Links to the major book & literary awards. 
Lists the current year's nominees & past winners of major book & literary awards.

Bram Stoker Award 
Presented annually by the Horror Writer's Association.

Christy Award 
Given in a variety of genres each year to writers of Christian fiction.

Edgar Allan Poe Award 
Presented by the Mystery Writers of America Association.

Hugo Award   (Science Fiction Achievement Award)
Given annually by the World Science Fiction Society.

LOCUS Index to Science Fiction Awards 
Provides lists of winners of all major awards, such as the Hugo, Nebula, etc.

Man Booker Prize 
Awarded to the best full-length novel written in English by a citizen of the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth, Eire, Pakistan or South Africa by the National Book League and sponsored by the Man Group.

National Book Award 
Presented annually to authors who are U.S. citizens by the National Book Foundation.

Nebula Award 
Given by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America.

Nobel Prize in Literature 
Lists the Nobel Laureates from 1901 to the present.

PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction 
Founded by writers to annually honor the best work of fiction published by an American writer.

Pulitzer Prize 
Lists the winners of all the award categories (fiction, poetry, etc.) by year.

Rita Award 
Given annually by the Romance Writers of America.

Spur Award 
The Western Writers of America annual award for distinguished writing about the American West.

World Fantasy Awards 
World Fantasy Convention award.

Revised: 09/09/05