*This is the hub page for the Nominations for 2011/12 'MORNINGSTAR Award for Best Fantasy Newcomer/debut.
We will be listing and linking to the Nominees as they come in from the publishers!
The Morningstar Award is to celebrate the newcomers to the fantasy genre, whose first book published in English will fight it out amongst the other young bloods to be crowned the fans undisputed New Blood Fantasy Champion.
Our trophy for this comes from silvertrophy.com.
As with the Legend Award the winner will be crowned on 15th June 2012 at our ceremony at London's Magic Circle with this year’s nominee’s for the award lining up as follows:
HARPER COLLINS (UK)
JO FLETCHER BOOKS (QUERCUS)
WILLIAMS, Mazarkis The Emperor's Knife (jointly with NS)
NIGHT SHADE BOOKS
ORBIT (UK and US)