Category Archive: Award

Apr 07

Go vote for Requiems in the Spinetingler awards!

Yes, Requiems for the Departed, is nominated for best anthology in the Spinetingler awards! If you haven’t voted yet, you can do so at the site: Spinetingler awards and if you haven’t ordered your copy of the book yet (shame on you!) you can do that below: Requiems for the Departed (Voting is open until …

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Mar 22

Scenes from the Second Storey makes the Aurealis shortlist

Although it comes as no surprise to me, I want to draw your attention to the fact that Scenes from the Second Storey has made the shortlist for the Aurealis Awards, to be announced 21st May. Some cracking works in every category, as always and whether the book wins or not, it’s in great company …

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Mar 11

Requiems for the Departed receives three honourable mentions

Ellen Datlow’s list of honourable mentions for 2010 contains three stories from Morrigan Books anthology, Requiems for the Departed. The stories picked: Sliabh Ban by Arlene Hunt, The Life Business by John Grant and Queen of the Hill by Stuart Neville. As a little celebration, Morrigan Books is offering a 20% discount on the e-book …

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Feb 25

Happy Birthday Morrigan Books!

Three years on. It’s flown by. It doesn’t feel like it was three years ago that I made the decision to brave the independent scene, with a new dark fiction publishing company. I can’t really say I did it alone, however, as Amanda Pillar agreed to come in as in-house editor straight away, and offered …

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Feb 25

Scenes from the Second Storey receives three Australian Shadows nominations!

And not a surprise at all to those at the Morrigan Books offices, that Scenes from the Second Storey (edited by Amanda Pillar and Pete Kempshall) has received three Australian Shadows Awards nominations. The anthology as a whole has been nominated for best edited publication (won by Grants Pass last year) and two of the …

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