Discussion Forums - Fantasy

Topic: Mythopoeic Award Nominees for 2014

Club rule - Please, if you cannot be courteous and respectful, do not post in this forum.
  Unlock Forum posting with Annual Membership.
Subject: Mythopoeic Award Nominees for 2014
Date Posted: 6/14/2014 12:37 PM ET
Member Since: 5/10/2009
Posts: 826
Back To Top

Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature:

Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children’s Literature:

The Golem and the Jinni was excellent! As was The Ocean at the End of the Lane (of course).  I've heard from several people with similar tastes that I'd like The Ghost Bride, but I haven't gotten around to it yet.


Date Posted: 6/25/2014 8:20 PM ET
Member Since: 2/23/2012
Posts: 593
Back To Top

The only book on that list that I've read was The Golem and the Jinni and I thought it was excellent too.

Date Posted: 7/14/2014 8:35 PM ET
Member Since: 3/9/2009
Posts: 8,982
Back To Top

The Ocean at the End of the Lane is very good and Three Parts Dead is not bad at all but I don't think it's a Mythopoeic award winner.

Date Posted: 8/5/2014 12:17 AM ET
Member Since: 12/21/2007
Posts: 49
Back To Top

I've read The Ocean at the End of the Lane, The Golem and the Jinni, and Shadows. I've got Three Parts Dead on my Kindle to read.

I like all three of the ones I've read. TGatJ is really like historical fiction with a mythic twist.