09.07.2013

Seven Terrors a finalist for top US Fantasy Award

Selvedin Avdić's chilling book makes the short-list!

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Translation Awards are for works of speculative fiction translated into English from other languages,  administered by the Association for the Recognition of Excellence in SF & F Translation, California public benefit (non-profit) corporation.

'Seven Terrors' makes it to the short list with 6 other superb books in the genre:

Atlas: The Archaeology of an Imaginary City by Kai-cheung Dung, translated from the Chinese by Anders Hansson, Bonnie S. McDougall, and the author (Columbia University Press).

Belka, Why Don’t You Bark? by Hideo Furukawa, translated from the Japanese by Michael Emmerich (Haikasoru).

Kaytek the Wizard by Janusz Korczak, translated from the Polish by Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Penlight).

Roadside Picnic by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky, translated from the Russian by Olena Bormashenko (Chicago Review Press).

Three Science Fiction Novellas by J.-H. Rosny aîné, translated from the French by Danièle Chatelain & George Slusser (Wesleyan University Press).

The Whispering Muse by Sjón, translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb (Telegram).