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Skinny Dipping

Long-listed for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award and finalist for the Crawford Award. Title short story listed for the 2000 O. Henry award.

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Skinny Dipping in the Lake of the Dead was named a finalist for the Crawford Award, for best first fantasy book. The winner will be announced at ICFA in March. Check out the rest of the finalists; it really is a thrill and honor to be in such good company.

Fri, January 26 2007 » Skinny Dipping in the Lake of the Dead

7 Responses

  1. Karen January 26 2007 @ 4:16 pm

    So pleased for you! It’s an excellent list, and I’m so glad your book is getting the recognition it deserves.

  2. Tim Pratt January 26 2007 @ 5:28 pm

    Congratulations, Alan! It’s a great book, and deserves the honor.

  3. Trent January 26 2007 @ 5:35 pm


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  7. Daniel Abraham January 28 2007 @ 12:49 am

    Congratulations! I’m fairly spiffed to be on the list with you. I’m runnin’ off now to buy copies of all the titles I haven’t read yet…

    Hopefully I’ll see you at the conference.

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