Well that was some shocking news for me yesterday - I've been shortlisted for Best Newcomer in this years British Fantasy Awards! Some days as an author you feel like everything you write is crap, and sometimes people disagree and do things like this :p

Best Newcomer (the Sydney J Bounds Award)
Tomi Adeyemi, for The Children of Blood and Bone (Macmillan Children’s Books)
Cameron Johnston, for The Traitor God (Angry Robot)
RF Kuang, for The Poppy War (HarperVoyager)
Tasha Suri, for Empire of Sand (Orbit)
Marian Womack, for Lost Objects (Luna Press Publishing)
Micah Yongo, for Lost Gods (Angry Robot)