The Best of r/Fantasy Stabby Award 2018 Winners Announced!

Congratulations to all the winners and nominees! If you’ve not visited the r/Fantasy Reddit, there has never been a better time to check it out. 2018 really was an amazing year for fantasy!

Stabby Awards - Sword

Best Novel
Bloody Rose by Nicholas Eames

Best Independent Novel
Ghostwater by Will Wight

Best Debut
The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

Best Artwork
Gardens of The Moon (French Edition) by Marc Simonetti

Best Anthology
Art of War Anthology by Petros Triantafyllou

Best Related Work
The Legendarium Podcast by /u/thelegendarium (Craig Hanks/Ryan Buckman)

Best Serialized Fiction
Wandering Inn by Pirateaba

Best Fantasy Site
The Fantasy Inn

Best TV Series/Movie
Avengers: Infinity War

Best Game
God of War by Sony

Best r/Fantasy Contributor – Professional
Michael J Sullivan

Best r/Fantasy Contributor – Community

Best r/Fantasy Original
/u/ziinaz – Mistborn Interpretive Dance Review

Best r/Fantasy Post
/u/Jos_V for “Where do we go wrong when recommending books? An Essay.”

Best Short Work
Artificial Condition: The Murderbot Diaries #2 by Martha Wells


By Jennie Ivins

Jennie is the Editor of Fantasy-Faction. She lives with her math loving husband and their three autistic boys (one set of twins & one singleton). In-between her online life and being a stay-at-home mom, she is writing her first fantasy series. She also enjoys photography, art, cooking, computers, science, history, and anything else shiny that happens across her field of vision. You can find her on Twitter @autumn2may.

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