The winner for the eighth annual Baen Fantasy Adventure Award has been announced:
- WINNER: “Echoes of Meridian”, M. Elizabeth Ticknor
- 2nd place: “Absinthe & the Alchemist”, Stephanie Kraner
- 3rd place: “The Codes of Binding”, C. Jonah Abbott
- “Shadows of the Children”, Jacob Barlow
- “The First”, Dale Cozort
- “Soulshifters”, Charles Dib
- “The Teardrop Harvest”, J.D. Lars
- “Reverse the Clock”, Ari Officer
- “Blood and Ashes”, Grant Riddell
- “War Painting”, Elise Stephens
The contest focuses on adventure fantasy short stories. The grand prize includes publication on the Baen website, an engraved award trophy, an assortment of Baen merchandise, and “paid professional rates for first publication rights.” Second and third place winners receive prize packages of Baen books. Winners were announced at the Baen Traveling Roadshow during Dragon Con, held September 2-6, 2021 in Atlanta GA.
For more information, see the Baen Books website.
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