Award Profile: The Kitschies

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The annual award for the most progressive, intelligent and entertaining genre literature. Sponsored by Fallen London from Failbetter Games.

PK - FallenLondon_Hat Founded in 2009 by Jared Shurin and Anne Perry of Pornokitsch, The Kitschies rewards intelligent, progressive and entertaining fiction containing speculative or fantastic elements. Judging categories include novel, debut, digital narrative, and cover art.
The Kitschies are a non-profit association with the stated objective of promoting the discussion of genre literature in its many forms. The Kitschies are governed by a board of members, representing publishers, authors and readers. This board is separate from the prize judges and is not involved in the selection process. The prize director is Glen Mehn.

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WINNERS 2014!

See The Kitschies site for more on the shortlisted candidates and the Tor blog for the earliest news on the winners.

RED TENTACLE (NOVEL) GOLDEN TENTACLE (DEBUT) INKY TENTACLE (COVER ART) INVISIBLE TENTACLE (DIGITAL) BLACK TENTACLE (SPECIAL)
Kitschies - Grasshopper Jungle Kitschies - Viper Wine Kitschies - Tigerman Kitschies - Kentucky Route Zero Kitschies - Sarah McIntyre
Andrew Smith Hermione Eyre Glenn O’Neill Cardboard Computer Sarah McIntyre