1999 Bram Stoker Award Winners & Nominees

1999 Bram Stoker Award Nominees & Winners

[presented in 2000]


Darker than Night by Owl Goingback
Hannibal by Thomas Harris
Low Men in Yellow Coats by Stephen King
Hexes by Tom Piccirilli
Mr. X by Peter Straub, Winner

First Novel

Widow’s Walk by Steve Beai
Every Dead Thing by John Connolly
King Rat by China Miéville
Wither by J.G. Passarella, Winner

Long Fiction

“Five Days in April” by Brian A. Hopkins, Winner (Tie)
“Dread in the Beast” by Charlee Jacob
Right to Life by Jack Ketchum
“Mad Dog Summer” by Joe R. Lansdale, Winner (Tie)

Short Fiction

“The Grave” by P.D. Cacek
“The Entertainment” by Ramsey Campbell
“Halloween Street” by Steve Rasnic Tem
“Aftershock” by F. Paul Wilson, Winner

Fiction Collection

Death Drives a Semi by Edo van Belkom
The Nightmare Chronicles by Douglas Clegg, Winner
Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King
Deep into that Darkness Peering by Tom Piccirilli


The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror, Twelfth Annual Collection edited by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 10 edited by Stephen Jones
The Last Continent: New Tales of Zothique edited by John Pelan
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense edited by Al Sarrantonio, Winner


DarkEcho edited by Paula Guran, Winner
The Essential Monster Movie Guide by Stephen Jones
Vincent Price: A Daughter’s Biography by Victoria Price
Hellnotes edited by David B. Silva & Paul F. Olson

Illustrated Narrative

Sandman: The Dream Hunters by Neil Gaiman, Winner
Jonah Hex: Shadows West #1 by Joe R. Lansdale
Hellboy: Box Full of Evil by Mike Mignola
Faust: Book of M by David Quinn


The Green Mile by Frank Darabont
The Blair Witch Project by Daniel Myrick & Eduardo Sanchez
Sixth Sense by M. Night Shyamalan, Winner
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, “Hush,” by Joss Whedon

Work for Young Readers

Something Lumber This Way Comes by Joe R. Lansdale
Creepy Susie and 13 Other Tragic Tales for Troubled Children by Angus Oblong
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling, Winner

Other Media

I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream (Audio) by Harlan Ellison, Winner
Masters of Terror (Website) by Andy Fairclough
Gothic Net (Website) by Seth Lindberg
Conspiracies (Audio CD of F. Paul Wilson story) by WyrdSisterS ProductionS