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2006 Hugo Awards Nominations

The 2006 Hugo Awards Nominations have been announced:





John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer [Not a Hugo]

  • K. J. Bishop (second year of eligibility)
  • Sarah Monette (second year of eligibility)
  • Chris Roberson (second year of eligibility)
  • Brandon Sanderson (first year of eligibility)
  • John Scalzi (first year of eligibility)
  • Steph Swainston (second year of eligibility)

See Locus Online for more details and nominations.

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9 Comments on 2006 Hugo Awards Nominations

  1. Totally off topic but this Novel, Novella, etc. seems to only work with Novels right?

    Grandpa – Navel

    Dad – Navella

    Son – Navellette

    So whats next for the Novel? The Noveltine?

    I’ll go back under my rock now…

  2. :O OK, who let Trent out from under his rock?

  3. I will admit it that I am a Scalzi fanboy, but not a stalker, and I hope he wins at least one of the awards he is nominated for. And finally, I managed to actually read a book from an award list prior to it actually being put on a list…

    Must mark that one down in my book of accomplishments.

  4. It is so refreshing to see a nomination slate without Star Trek, Star Wars, or Harry Potter on it.

  5. “It is so refreshing to see a nomination slate without Star Trek, Star Wars, or Harry Potter on it.”

    Errr…I guess you didn’t see the whole list!

    Batman Begins

    The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire


    Wallace & Gromit in the Curse of the Were-Rabbit

    …Dramatic Presentation (Long Form)


    Battlestar Galactica: “Pegasus”

    Doctor Who: “The Empty Child” & “The Doctor Dances”

    Doctor Who: “Dalek”

    Doctor Who: “Father’s Day”

    Jack-Jack Attack

    Lucas Back in Anger

    Prix Victor Hugo Awards Ceremony

    …Dramatic Presentation (Short Form)

  6. I don’t mind Potter winning a movie Hugo. I am glad that the latest book isn’t up for novel. In fact, this is probably the least embarrassing slate of nominees I’ve seen in a while. It is also more representitive of where the genre is going right now than the last few years. I wish comics like Desolation Jones, The Atheist, Fear Agent, and the new Conan were eligable.

  7. Updated with links to Asimov-published stories newly available for free online: “Inside Job” by Connie Willis, “The Little Goddess” by Ian McDonald, “Down Memory Lane” by Mike Resnick and “Tk’tk’tk” by David D. Levine. [via Emerald City]

  8. Updated with links to stories newly available online: “The Calorie Man” and “Two Hearts”. [via Slush God]

  9. Updated with links to the rest of the stories. [via Core Dump]

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