2012 Hugo Award Nominees

Hugo Award logoFrom the better late than never department, here’s the list of nominations for the 2012 Hugo Awards. Awards will be presented at Chicon 7 in Chicago, IL. For more information, check out the Hugo Awards website.

Congratulations to editors John Joseph Adams (Lightspeed) and Neil Clarke (Clarkesworld) for their Best Editor, Short Form nominations. Some of the best science fiction and fantasy writing on the web today has come through their magazines. Check out the IF discussion of Lightspeed here, and look for one about Clarkesworld in the near future.

A second congratulations to Kij Johnson for the nomination of her 2011 novella, The Man Who Bridged the Mists, which won a Nebula Award. Read IF’s discussion of Johnson’s writing here.


Best Novel

Best Novella

Note: 6 nominees due to tie for final position.

Best Novelette

Best Short Story

Best Related Work

Best Graphic Story

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form

Best Semiprozine

Best Fanzine

Best Fancast

Best Editor, Long Form

Best Editor, Short Form

Best Professional Artist

Best Fan Artist

Note: 6 nominees due to tie for final position.

Best Fan Writer

The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer

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