Locus Award for Best Horror Novel

Summary

The Locus Award for Best Horror Novel is a literary award given annually by Locus Magazine as part of their Locus Awards. It has also been known as both the Locus Award for Best Horror/Dark Fantasy Novel and Locus Award for Best Dark Fantasy/Horror Novel.

Naming

  • Locus Award for Best Horror Novel (1989–90, 1994)
  • Locus Award for Best Horror/Dark Fantasy Novel (1991–93, 1996–97)
  • Locus Award for Best Dark Fantasy/Horror Novel (1995, 1999)

Winners

Year Novel Author
1989 Those Who Hunt the Night Barbara Hambly
1990 Carrion Comfort Dan Simmons
1991 The Witching Hour Anne Rice
1992 Summer of Night Dan Simmons
1993 Children of the Night Dan Simmons
1994 The Golden Lucius Shepard
1995 Fires of Eden Dan Simmons
1996 Expiration Date Tim Powers
1997 Desperation Stephen King
1999 Bag of Bones Stephen King
2017 The Fireman Joe Hill
2018 The Changeling Victor LaValle
2019 The Cabin at the End of the World Paul Tremblay
2020 Black Leopard, Red Wolf Marlon James

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