These titles have moved forward in the judging rounds from all of the OZMA entries to the 2020 OZMA Book Awards LONG LIST. The OZMA Book Awards for Fantasy, a division of the CIBAs.
SPOTLIGHT on OZMA: October is for OZMA 2020 Book Awards – Fantasy, Magic, Other Worlds, and Other Creatures, Book Awards
Discovering TODAY's Best FANTASY Books with the OZMA Book Awards. Check out these OZMA Hall of FAME Authors and their outstanding works.
The FORTUNE FOLLIES by Catori Sarmiento – Dark Fantasy/Horror, Alternative History – Sci-fi, Romance
With rich, lyrical writing, Sarmiento gives us an alternative history of the WWII era, complete with dark fantasy roots and a twist of Sci-fi on the side. Cross genre-lovers will eat this one up! Recommended.
The LAST SEER KING (The Shadow Sword series Book 2) by S.J. Hartland – Dark Fantasy, Sword & Sorcery, Dark Fantasy Horror
The much-anticipated second installment of the Shadow Sword Series that delivers Epic Fantasy like none other. A treat for all who love their fantasy novels thick and multi-faceted. Highly recommended.
REA: The Shamar Series, Book Two by Lydia Staggs – Paranormal & Urban Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Romantic Action/Adventure
A fast-paced, sexy paranormal romance sure to appeal to fans of Twilight and the Sookie Stackhouse series.
STRAIN of RESISTANCE, Book 1 in the Bixby Series by Michelle Bryan – Alien Invasion, Dark Fantasy/Horror, Parasitology
The apocalypse comes to the world one cloudy day in the form of a mist, and those unlucky enough to survive the onslaught must now find a way of defeating the foe. A crisp and compelling first-in-series that will have readers lining up for more!