2020 Geffen Awards Winners

Winners for the 2020 Geffen Awards for best science fiction and fantasy published in Hebrew were announced by the Israeli Society for Science Fiction and Fantasy during Icon 2020, held online October 6-8, 2020.

Best Translated Fantasy Book

  • Fire & Blood, George R.R. Martin, translated by Zafrir Grosman (Opus)
  • The Rot / The Might, Siri Pettersen, translated by Yonatan Bar (Sial)
  • Making Money, Terry Pratchett, translated by Vered Tochterman (Opus)
  • Oathbringer, Brandon Sanderson, translated by Zafrir Grosman (Opus)
  • Beren and Lúthien, J.R.R. Tolkein, translated by Emmanuel Lotem (Keter)

Best Translated YA Book

  • WINNER: Cuckoo Song, Frances Hardinge, translated by Vered Tochterman (Utz)

Best Original Hebrew Book

  • WINNER: Satisfying The Dragon, Masha Zur Glozman (Yediyot)
  • End of the World, Tzipor Frumkin (Yediyot & Tal-Mai)
  • Free, Chaim Navon (Yediyot)
  • Red Eyes, Magi Otsri (Kinneret Zmorah-Dvir)
  • King of Jerusalem, Nir Yaniv (Yaniv Books)
  • Are You Where You Are Supposed to Be, Asaf Zippor (Kinneret Zmorah-Dvir)

Best Original Hebrew Short Story

For more information, see the Geffen Award website.

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