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Mythopoeic Awards

Mythopoeic Awards – 2004

Announcements: Finalists (May 24, 2004) | Winners (August 2, 2004) | Acceptance Remarks


Fantasy Awards

Adult Literature

  • Sunshine by Robin McKinley *
  • Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Fudoki by Kij Johnson
  • Changing Planes by Ursula K. Le Guin
  • In the Forests of Serre by Patricia A. McKillip

Children’s Literature

  • The Hollow Kingdom by Clare B. Dunkle *
  • The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo
  • Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
  • The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale
  • The Wee Free Men by Terry Pratchett

Scholarship Awards

Inklings Studies

  • Tolkien and the Great War: The Threshold of Middle-earth by John Garth *
  • Tolkien the Medievalist, edited by Jane Chance
  • Following Gandalf: Epic Battles and Moral Victory in The Lord of the Rings by Matthew Dickerson
  • C.S. Lewis, Poet: The Legacy of His Poetic Impulse by Don W. King

Myth and Fantasy Studies

  • The Myth of the American Superhero by John Shelton Lawrence and Robert Jewett *
  • Algernon Blackwood: An Extraordinary Life by Mike Ashley
  • A Charmed Life: The Spirituality of Potterworld by Francis Bridger
  • Vampire Legends in Contemporary American Culture: What Becomes a Legend Most by William Patrick Day
  • Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit: A Children’s Classic at 100, edited by Margaret Mackey
  • National Dreams: The remaking of Fairy Tales in Nineteenth-century England by Jennifer Schacker