Tonight, at the glamorous BCA Ceremony being held as part of the Thought Bubble Festival, the winner’s of this year’s Awards have just been announced. The voting was very, very close this year as the Judges tangled with the decision to pick a winner amongst such superb and different titles, but in the end the victors have emerged.
The winners of the 2nd Annual British Comics Awards are:
Best Book – The Nao of Brown by Glyn Dillon (Self Made Hero)
Best Comic – Winter’s Knight: Day One by Robert M Ball (Self published through Great Beast)
Emerging Talent – Will Morris for The Silver Darlings (Blank Slate Books)
Young People’s Comic Award – The Complete Rainbow Orchid by Garen Ewing (Egmont Books)
Hall of Fame – Leo Baxendale
Congratulations to all the winners and to all the nominees! A big thanks is also due to the Committee, the Judges and our young reading groups from across the country for all their tireless hard work and dedication and to Thought Bubble for hosting us once again.