Fantastic Reviews: Battle of the Books, Bracket One of the 2014 Books

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  FIRST ROUND SECOND ROUND SEMIFINALS FINALS WINNER
                                               
Raven’s Shadow by Elspeth Cooper Elspeth Cooper  
The Raven's Shadow  
  Empress of the Sun by Ian McDonald Ian McDonald  
  Empress of the Sun  
Empress of the Sun by Ian McDonald Ian McDonald
Empress of the Sun*  
  The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley Brian Staveley  
  The Emperor’s Blades  
The Barrow by Mark Smylie Mark Smylie  
The Barrow  
 

The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley

Brian Staveley
  The Emperor’s Blades  
The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley Brian Staveley
The Emperor’s Blades  
 

The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley

Brian Staveley  
  The Emperor’s Blades  
The Dagger of Trust by Chris Willrich Chris Willrich  
The Dagger of Trust  
 

What Makes This Book So Great by Jo Walton

Jo Walton
  What Makes This Book So Great  
What Makes This Book So Great by Jo Walton Jo Walton
What Makes This Book So Great  
  Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer Jeff VanderMeer
  Annihilation  
Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer Jeff VanderMeer  
Annihilation*  
 

Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer

Jeff VanderMeer
  Annihilation  
The Talent Sinistral by L.F. Patten L.F. Patten
The Talent Sinistral  
The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley Brian Staveley
The Emperor’s Blades
Mentats of Dune by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson Brian Herbert &
Kevin J. Anderson
 
Mentats of Dune  
  Mentats of Dune by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson Brian Herbert &
Kevin J. Anderson
 
  Mentats of Dune  
Tin Star by Cecil Castellucci Cecil Castellucci
Tin Star  
 

Motherless Child by Glen Hirshberg

Glen Hirshberg  
  Motherless Child  
The Last Weekend by Nick Mamatas Nick Mamatas  
The Last Weekend  
 

Motherless Child by Glen Hirshberg

Glen Hirshberg
  Motherless Child  
Motherless Child by Glen Hirshberg Glen Hirshberg
Motherless Child*  
  Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson Brandon Sanderson
  Words of Radiance  
Swords of Good Men by Snorri Kristjansson Snorri Kristjansson  
Swords of Good Men  
  Swords of Good Men by Snorri Kristjansson Snorri Kristjansson
  Swords of Good Men  
Damn Zombies by Patrick MacAdoo Patrick MacAdoo
Damn Zombies  
 

Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson

Brandon Sanderson
  Words of Radiance  
Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson Brandon Sanderson  
Words of Radiance*  
  Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson Brandon Sanderson
  Words of Radiance  
Into the Wilderness by Mandy Hager Mandy Hager
Into the Wilderness  

* = "seeded" books

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