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The 2009 Eisner Award Winners Announced at Comic-Con

The Eisners, a.k.a. the Oscars of Comics, were announced last night. Here’s a rundown of the winners in case you didn’t make it to the Indigo Ballroom section of the Hilton San Diego Bayfront for the festivities.

Best Short Story — “Murder He Wrote,” by Ian Boothby, Nina Matsumoto, and Andrew Pepoy, in The Simpsons’ Treehouse of Horror #14 (Bongo)

Best Continuing Series — All Star Superman, by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely (DC)

Best Limited Series — Hellboy: The Crooked Man, by Mike Mignola and Richard Corben (Dark Horse)

Best New Series — Invincible Iron Man, by Matt Fraction and Salvador Larocca (Marvel)

Best Humor Publication — Herbie Archives, by “Sean O’Shea” (Richard E. Hughes) and Ogden Whitney (Dark Horse)

Best Anthology — Comic Book Tattoo: Narrative Art Inspired by the Lyrics and Music of Tori Amos, edited by Rantz Hoseley (Image)

Best Digital Comic — Finder, by Carla Speed McNeil

See more of the 2009 Eisner Award Winners after the jump.Best Writer — Bill Willingham, Fables, House of Mystery (Vertigo/DC)

Best Writer/Artist — Chris Ware, Acme Novelty Library (Acme)

Best Publication for Kids — Tiny Titans, by Art Baltazar and Franco (DC)

Best Publication for Teens/Tweens — Coraline, by Neil Gaiman, adapted by P. Craig Russell (HarperCollins Children’s Books)

Best Reality-Based Work — What It Is, by Lynda Barry (Drawn & Quarterly)

Best Graphic Album / NewSwallow Me Whole, by Nate Powell (Top Shelf)

Best Graphic Album / ReprintHellboy Library Edition, vols. 1 and 2, by Mike Mignola (Dark Horse)

Best Archival Collection / Project / StripsLittle Nemo in Slumberland, Many More Splendid Sundays, by Winsor McCay (Sunday Press Books)

Best Archival Collection / Project / Comic BooksCreepy Archives, by various (Dark Horse)

See all of the nominees and winners at HyperGeek.

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