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Vote for Urban Fantasy! x2

1) Locus has posted their annual poll at Locus Online. You have to be a subscriber to vote, and if you are, head on over. The suggested lists are sadly lacking in urban fantasy, but there is room to add your own nominations. Congrats to the following UF authors who made the list:

BEST FANTASY BOOK
Elizabeth Bear for Whiskey and Water
Guy Gavriel Kay for Ysabel
Caitlin Kiernan for Daughter of Hounds
Ekaterina Sedia for The Secret History of Moscow

BEST YOUNG ADULT NOVEL
Holly Black for Ironside
Justine Larbalestier for Magic’s Child

BEST FIRST NOVEL
Cassandra Clare for City of Bones
Melissa Marr for Wicked Lovely

BEST ANTHOLOGY
Datlow/Windling for Coyote Road

2) Over at SFX, you can vote for your favourite SF and fantasy authors of all time simply by leaving a comment to this post or in this forum thread. So far, after a quick glance at all the posts, the authors with the most votes are Terry Prachett, Neil Gaiman, Robert Jordan, J.R.R. Tolkein and George R.R. Martin. Head on over add your votes!

About Sara Walker

Sara Walker is the founder of Urban Fantasy Land, a website established in 2008 that specializes in promoting urban fantasy and speculative fiction through book reviews, author interviews and more. An author and a librarian by day, Sara loves to read and promote authors. Sara's articles and fiction have been published in print and online. She is also the founder of Kawartha Lakes Authors & Writers Network, a resource for writers & authors in the City of Kawartha Lakes. Find out more about Sara at SaraWalker.net.