From Barbara Gatewood, Chairperson, 2009 Darrell Awards Jury:
I am pleased to announce that "Eat-Your-Face Cat" as it appears in Ghost Cats of the South, by Randy Russell, is one of four finalists for a 2009 Darrell Award for best short fiction.
The awards will be presented at 27th Annual MidSouthCon on March 21, 2009.
The Con this year is at Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center, Olive Branch, Mississippi.
The Darrell Awards are given in memory of Dr. Darrell C. Richardson. His books include Max Brand: The Man and His Work, and three volumes of The Edgar Rice Burroughs Library of Illustration.