By August 18, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

The Hugo Awards Winners and Nominations

Hugo Awards

The winners of the Hugo Awards for excellence in science fiction and fantasy, were announced yesterday, in London. See the nominations and winners below, with booklist reviews linked when available. If you’re wondering why there aren’t many links, most of the nominees are shorter works originally published in periodicals and thus ineligible for Booklist review.


Best Novel

Neptune's BroodAncillary Justice, by Ann Leckie

Neptune’s Brood, by Charles Stross

Parasite, by Mira Grant

Warbound, Book III of the Grimnoir Chronicles, by Larry Correia

The Wheel of Time, by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson



Best Novella

The Butcher of KhardovThe Butcher of Khardov, by Dan Wells

“The Chaplain’s Legacy,” by Brad Torgersen (Analog, July-Aug 2013)

“Equoid,” by Charles Stross (, 09-2013)

Six-Gun Snow White, by Catherynne M. Valente

“Wakulla Springs,” by Andy Duncan and Ellen Klages (, 10-2013)

Winner: “Equoid”


Best Novelette

Lady Astronaut of Mars 1“Opera Vita Aeterna,” by Vox Day (The Last Witchking)

“The Exchange Officers,” by Brad Torgersen (Analog, Jan-Feb 2013)

“The Lady Astronaut of Mars,” by Mary Robinette Kowal (, 09-2013)

“The Truth of Fact, the Truth of Feeling,” By Ted Chiang (Subterranean, Fall 2013)

“The Waiting Stars,” by Aliette de Bodard (The Other Half of the Sky)

Winner: “The Lady Astronaut of Mars”


Best Short Story

The water that Falls on you from nowhere“If You were a Dinosaur, My Love,” by Rachel Swirsky (Apex Magazine, Mar-2013)

“The Ink Readers of Doi Saket,” By Thomas Olde Heuvelt (, 04-2014)

“Selkie Stories Are for Losers,” by Sofia Samatar (Strange Horizons, Jan-2013)

“The Water That Falls on You from Nowhere,” by John Chu (, 02-2013)

Winner: The Water That Falls on You From Nowhere



About the Author:

Sarah Grant is the Marketing Associate for Booklist. Follow her on Twitter at @Booklist_Grant.

Post a Comment