The winner of the 2018 Crawford Award, presented annually by the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts (IAFA) for a first book of fantasy fiction, is Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado (Graywolf).
The Crawford shortlist includes:
- City of Brass, S.A. Chakraborty (Harper Voyager)
- Winter Tide, Ruthanna Emrys (Tor.com Publishing)
- The Art of Starving, Sam J. Miller (HarperTeen)
- The Tiger’s Daughter, K. Arsenault Rivera (Tor)
from News – Locus Online http://locusmag.com/2018/02/machado-wins-crawford-award/