The Shirley Jackson Awards
The awards are open to all works published in English anywhere in the world during the year of eligibility. Eligibility is on a calendar year basis.
Works by members of the jury are not eligible.
Note that both the Collection and Anthology categories have word limits. Also collections must contain at least 3 stories, and anthologies 3 stories by three different authors. For a collection at least half of the material must be fiction, and for an anthology at least half of the material must be original.
- Novel (40,000+ words)
- Novella (17,500 to 39,999 words)
- Novelette (7,500 to 17,499)
- Short Story (less than 7,500 words)
- Single-Author Collection (40,000+ words)
- Edited Anthology (40,000+ words)
Works must be submitted to the awards to be considered. Only book and magazine publishers are allowed to submit works.
- Award web site: Jan 22, 2008