The Stormlight Archive

Brandon Sanderson Wins David Gemmell Legend Award for The Way of Kings

Congratulations to Brandon Sanderson for taking home the David Gemmell Legend Award for Best Novel for The Way of Kings, the first installment of Sanderson’s new Stormlight Archive series!

Designed to promote awareness of the fantasy genre, the David Gemmell awards seek to recognize outstanding work in the professional fields of fantasy. This year, the prestigious ceremony will took place on June 17th at the Magic Circle in London. A list of the nominees is here.

The Morningstar Award for Best Newcomer was nabbed by Darius Hinks for Warrior Priest, while the Ravenheart Award for Best Cover Artist went to Olof Erla Einarsdottir for the cover of Power and Majesty by Tansy Rayner Roberts (Harper Collins Australia).


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