Best First Novels - Bram Stoker Award Winners
This list contains first novels awarded the Bram Stoker Award, which is an international award given by the Horror Writers Association for Superior Achievement. The complete list can be found at http://www.horror.org/stokerwinnom.htm
1 Heart-Shaped Box
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 45,500 ratings
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2 The Lovely Bones
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 1,177,285 ratings
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3 Damnable
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3.32 of 5 stars 3.32 avg rating — 114 ratings
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4 Sineater
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 222 ratings
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5 The Rising
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 5,452 ratings
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6 Stained
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 21 ratings
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7 Frozen Heat (Nikki Heat, #4)
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 7,238 ratings
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8 The Cipher
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3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 851 ratings
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9 The Revelation
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3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 1,039 ratings
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10 The Safety of Unknown Cities
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3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 38 ratings
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11 Lives of the Monster Dogs
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3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 1,280 ratings
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12 The Bone Collector (Lincoln...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 81,469 ratings
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13 Covenant
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3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 498 ratings
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14 Ghost Road Blues (Pine Deep...
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 3,460 ratings
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15 The Gentling Box
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 120 ratings
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15 The Castle of Los Angeles
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 23 ratings
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17 The Intern's Handbook: A Th...
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 1,800 ratings
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18 The Manse
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3.26 of 5 stars 3.26 avg rating — 92 ratings
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18 Richard Castle's Storm Seas...
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 390 ratings
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20 The Suiting
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3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 8 ratings
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20 A Bloody Storm (Derrick Sto...
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 2,017 ratings
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22 A Raging Storm (Derrick Sto...
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 2,029 ratings
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23 Deadly Heat (Nikki Heat, #5)
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 3,476 ratings
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24 Storm Front (Derrick Storm,...
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 1,509 ratings
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25 Storm Surge: Featuring 3 De...
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 157 ratings
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26 A Brewing Storm (Derrick St...
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3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 2,822 ratings
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27 The Thread That Binds the B...
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 618 ratings
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28 Heat Rises (Nikki Heat, #3)
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 9,979 ratings
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29 Blood Work (Terry McCaleb, #1)
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 25,202 ratings
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30 Crota: A Novel
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 136 ratings
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30 Omens (Cainsville, #1)
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 6,252 ratings
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32 Heat Wave (Nikki Heat, #1)
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3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 42,546 ratings
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33 In the Woods (Dublin Murder...
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 104,591 ratings
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34 The Elephant Tree
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3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 6,095 ratings
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35 The Devil in the White City...
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3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 239,460 ratings
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36 Naked Heat (Nikki Heat #2)
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 13,340 ratings
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36 books · 24 voters · list created November 25th, 2011 by Weston Ochse (votes) .
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message 1: by Weston (new)

Weston Ochse This is a great list of first books. I don't know if there are other lists of first books out there, but I'd like to know about them. Somehow first books have a purer soul than any that follow.


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