The judges of the Fresh Blood Writing Contest have narrowed the nine novels down to five finalists:
A Fine Likeness by Sean McLachlan
Breed by Sean Logan
Disunity by Aaron Dries
Heart of the City by Lisa A. Koosis
The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz
Visit the ChiZine website to read the short introductions the authors have written about themselves and why you should vote for them.
The Fan Favourite winner is Disunity by Aaron Dries.
Don't forget to check out ChiZine on March 15, when readers get to vote for the best cover copy and Jeff Strand will be the guest judge.