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Chabon Wins the Hugo

Well, a bunch of other people won stuff, but in the same way that some people are only interested in how many medals Michael Phelps can win at the Olympics, some of us are wondering how much hardware The Yiddish Policeman’s Union can bring home for Michael Chabon. (For example, the Nebula.) The full list:

Best Novel

The Yiddish Policemen’s Union, by Michael Chabon (HarperCollins)

Best Novella

“All Seated on the Ground,” by Connie Willis (Asimov’s)

Best Novelette

“The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate,” by Ted Chiang (F&SF)

Best Short Story

“Tideline,” by Elizabeth Bear (Asimov’s)

Best Related Book

Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction, by Jeff Prucher (Oxford Univ.)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form

Stardust, by Jane Goldman and Matthew Vaughn, based on the novel by Neil Gaiman (Paramount)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form

Doctor Who: “Blink,” by Steven Moffat (BBC)

Best Editor, Long Form

David G. Hartwell

Best Editor, Short Form

Gordon Van Gelder

Best Professional Artist

Stephan Martiniere

Best Semiprozine


Best Fanzine

File 770

Best Fan Writer

John Scalzi

Best Fan Artist

Brad Foster



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About the Author:

Keir Graff is Executive Editor of Booklist Publications and the author of five books. His most recent is the middle-grade novel, The Other Felix (2011). Follow him on Twitter at @Booklist_Keir.

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