2001 Bram Stoker Award Winners & Nominees

2001 Bram Stoker Award Nominees & Winners

[presented in 2002]


From the Dust Returned by Ray Bradbury
American Gods by Neil Gaiman, Winner
The Lost by Jack Ketchum
Black House by Stephen King & Peter Straub

First Novel

Phantom Feast by Diana Barron
Skating on the Edge by d.g.k. goldberg
Riverwatch by Joe Nassise
Deadliest of the Species by Michael Oliveri, Winner

Long Fiction

“From A to Z, in the Sarsaparilla Alphabet” by Harlan Ellison
“Demolition” by Nancy Etchemendy
“Earthworm Gods” by Brian Keene
Northern Gothic by Nick Mamatas
In These Final Days of Sales by Steve Rasnic Tem, Winner

Short Fiction

“I Am Your Need” by Mort Castle
“The Haunt” by Jack Ketchum
“Reconstructing Amy” by Tim Lebbon, Winner
“Whose Puppets, Best and Worst, Are We?” by David B. Silva

Fiction Collection

The Dark Fantastic by Ed Gorman
As the Sun Goes Down by Tim Lebbon
The Whisperer and Other Voices by Brian Lumley
The Man with the Barbed-Wire Fists by Norman Partridge, Winner


Trick or Treat: A Collection of Halloween Novellas edited by Richard Chizmar
The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror Fourteenth Annual Collection edited by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling
Extremes 2: Fantasy and Horror from the Ends of the Earth edited by Brian A. Hopkins, Winner
The Best of Horrorfind edited by Brian Keene


If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor by Bruce Campbell
Personal Demons edited by Brian A. Hopkins & Garrett Peck
Jobs in Hell edited by Brian Keene, Winner
Hellnotes by David B. Silva & Paul F. Olson

Illustrated Narrative

“Freezes Over” (Hellblazer 158-161) by Brian Azzarello
“The First Adventures of Miss Catterina Poe” (The Dreaming 56) by Caitlin R. Kiernan
Desperadoes: Quiet of the Grave by Jeff Mariotte
“Quiver” (Green Arrow 1-10) by Kevin Smith
Weird Western Tales by Various Authors
No Award


The Others by Alejandro Amenabar
The Fellowship of the Ring by Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson & Frances Walsh (based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien)
From Hell by Terry Hayes & Rafael Yglesias (based on a graphic novel by Alan Moore & Eddie Campbell)
Memento by Christopher & Jonathan Nolan, Winner

Work for Young Readers

Prowlers by Christopher Golden
The Willow Files 2 by Yvonne Navarro, Winner

Poetry Collection

Consumed, Reduced to Beautiful Grey Ashes by Linda Addison, Winner
White Space by Bruce Boston
What the Cacodaemon Whispered by Chad Hensley
Taunting the Minotaur by Charlee Jacob

Alternative Forms

Unseen Masters (gaming module) by Bruce Ballon
Dark Dreamers: Facing the Masters of Fear by Beth Gwinn & Stanley Wiater, Winner
Rue Morgue Magazine edited by Rod Gudino
Horrorfind (Internet magazine) by Brian Keene & Mike Roden
Gothic.net (Internet magazine) edited by Darren McKeeman