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How to Get the 2015 Hugo Award Winners and Nominees

The 2015 Hugo awards were not without controversy- there was quite a political firestorm around the science fiction awards this year- frankly, that’s not what we’re here to talk about today. Instead, it’s time to celebrate good science fiction, congratulate the winners and of course, provide a convenient way to get your hands their work. Below are convenient links to get your hands on the winning works as well as the nominees. Enjoy!

Best Novel Nominees

Ancillary Sword, Ann Leckie (Orbit US/Orbit UK)

The Dark Between the Stars, Kevin J. Anderson (Tor Books)

The Goblin Emperor, Katherine Addison (Sarah Monette) (Tor Books)

Skin Game, Jim Butcher (Orbit UK/Roc Books)

The Three Body Problem, Cixin Liu, Ken Liu translator (Tor Books)

Best Novel Winner – The Three Body Problem

The Three Body Problem Cover

Best Novella Nominees

Big Boys Don’t Cry, Tom Kratman (Castalia House)

Flow”, Arlan Andrews, Sr. (Analog, 11-2014)

One Bright Star to Guide Them, John C. Wright (Castalia House)

Pale Realms of Shade”, John C. Wright (The Book of Feasts & Seasons, Castalia House)

The Plural of Helen of Troy”, John C. Wright (City Beyond Time: Tales of the Fall of Metachronopolis, Castalia House)

Best Novella Winner – No Hugo

Best Novelette Nominees

Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust, Earth to Alluvium”, Gray Rinehart (Orson Scott Card’s InterGalactic Medicine Show, 05-2014)

Championship B’tok”, Edward M. Lerner (Analog, 09-2014)

The Day the World Turned Upside Down”, Thomas Olde Heuvelt, Lia Belt translator (Lightspeed, 04-2014)

The Journeyman: In the Stone House”, Michael F. Flynn (Analog, 06-2014)

The Triple Sun: A Golden Age Tale”, Rajnar Vajra (Analog, 07/08-2014)

Best Novelette Winner – The Day the World Turned Upside Down

Best Short Story Nominees

On A Spiritual Plain”, Lou Antonelli (Sci Phi Journal #2, 11-2014)

The Parliament of Beasts and Birds”, John C. Wright (The Book of Feasts & Seasons, Castalia House)

A Single Samurai”, Steven Diamond (The Baen Big Book of Monsters, Baen Books)

Totaled”, Kary English (Galaxy’s Edge Magazine, 07-2014)

Turncoat”, Steve Rzasa (Riding the Red Horse, Castalia House)

Best Short Story Winner – No Hugo

Best Related Work Nominees

The Hot Equations: Thermodynamics and Military SF”, Ken Burnside (Riding the Red Horse, Castalia House)

Letters from Gardner, Lou Antonelli (The Merry Blacksmith Press)

Transhuman and Subhuman: Essays on Science Fiction and Awful Truth, John C. Wright (Castalia House)

Why Science is Never Settled”, Tedd Roberts (Baen.com)

Wisdom from My Internet, Michael Z. Williamson (Patriarchy Press)

Best Related Work Winner – No Hugo

Best Graphic Story Nominees

Ms. Marvel Volume 1: No Normal, written by G. Willow Wilson, illustrated by Adrian Alphona and Jake Wyatt, (Marvel Comics)

Rat Queens Volume 1: Sass and Sorcery, written by Kurtis J. Weibe, art by Roc Upchurch (Image Comics)

Saga Volume 3, written by Brian K. Vaughan, illustrated by Fiona Staples (Image Comics))

Sex Criminals Volume 1: One Weird Trick, written by Matt Fraction, art by Chip Zdarsky (Image Comics)

The Zombie Nation Book #2: Reduce Reuse Reanimate, Carter Reid (The Zombie Nation)

Best Graphic Story Winner – Ms. Marvel Volume 1

msmarvel cover

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form Nominees

Captain America: The Winter Soldier, screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely, concept and story by Ed Brubaker, directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo (Marvel Entertainment, Perception, Sony Pictures Imageworks)

Edge of Tomorrow, screenplay by Christopher McQuarrie, Jez Butterworth, and John-Henry Butterworth, directed by Doug Liman (Village Roadshow, RatPac-Dune Entertainment, 3 Arts Entertainment; Viz Productions)

Guardians of the Galaxy, written by James Gunn and Nicole Perlman, directed by James Gunn (Marvel Studios, Moving Picture Company)

Interstellar, screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan, directed by Christopher Nolan (Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary Pictures, Lynda Obst Productions, Syncopy)

The Lego Movie, written by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller, story by Dan Hageman, Kevin Hageman, Phil Lord & Christopher Miller, directed by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller (Warner Bros. Pictures, Village Roadshow Pictures, RatPac-Dune Entertainment, LEGO System A/S, Vertigo Entertainment, Lin Pictures, Warner Bros. Animation (as Warner Animation Group))

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form Winner – Guardians of the Galaxy

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form Nominees

Doctor Who: “Listen”, written by Steven Moffat, directed by Douglas Mackinnon (BBC Television)

The Flash: “Pilot”, teleplay by Andrew Kreisberg & Geoff Johns, story by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg & Geoff Johns, directed by David Nutter (The CW) (Berlanti Productions, DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television)

Game of Thrones: “The Mountain and the Viper”, written by David Benioff & D. B. Weiss, directed by Alex Graves ((HBO Entertainment in association with Bighead, Littlehead; Television 360; Startling Television and Generator Productions)

Grimm: “Once We Were Gods”, written by Alan DiFiore, directed by Steven DePaul (NBC) (GK Productions, Hazy Mills Productions, Universal TV)

Orphan Black: “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”, ” written by Graham Manson, directed by John Fawcett (Temple Street Productions, Space/BBC America)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form Winner – Orphan Black: “By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried”


Best Editor, Short Form Nominees

Jennifer Brozek

Vox Day

Mike Resnick

Edmund R. Schubert (Withdrew after ballot finalized)

Bryan Thomas Schmidt

Best Editor, Short Form Winner – No Hugo

Best Editor, Long Form Nominees

Vox Day

Sheila Gilbert

Jim Minz

Anne Sowards

Toni Weisskopf

Best Editor, Long Form Winner – No Hugo

Best Professional Artist Nominees

Julie Dillon

Kirk DouPonce

Nick Greenwood

Alan Pollack

Carter Reid

Best Professional Artist Winner – Julie Dillon

Best Semiprozine Nominees

Abyss & Apex, Wendy Delmater editor and publisher

Andromeda Spaceways In-Flight Magazine, Andromeda Spaceways Publishing Association Incorporated, 2014 editors David Kernot and Sue Bursztynski

Beneath Ceaseless Skies, edited by Scott H. Andrews

Lightspeed Magazine, edited by John Joseph Adams, Stefan Rudnicki, Rich Horton, Wendy N. Wagner, and Christie Yant
Strange Horizons, Niall Harrison, editor-in-chief

Best Semiprozine Winner – Lightspeed Magazine

Best Fanzine Nominees

Black Gate, edited by John O’Neill (Withdrew after ballot finalized)

Elitist Book Reviews, edited by Steven Diamond

Journey Planet, edited by James Bacon, Christopher J Garcia, Colin Harris, Alissa McKersie, and Helen J. Montgomery

The Revenge of Hump Day, edited by Tim Bolgeo

Tangent SF Online, edited by Dave Truesdale

Best Fanzine Winner – Journey Planet

Best Fancast Nominees

Adventures in SciFi Publishing, Brent Bower (Executive Producer), Kristi Charish, Timothy C. Ward & Moses Siregar III (Co-Hosts, Interviewers and Producers)

Dungeon Crawlers Radio, Daniel Swenson (Producer/Host), Travis Alexander & Scott Tomlin (Hosts), Dale Newton (Host/Tech), Damien Swenson (Audio/Video Tech)

Galactic Suburbia Podcast, Alisa Krasnostein, Alexandra Pierce, Tansy Rayner Roberts (Presenters) and Andrew Finch (Producer)

The Sci Phi Show, Jason Rennie

Tea and Jeopardy, Emma Newman and Peter Newman

Best Fancast Winner – Galactic Suburbia Podcast

Best Fan Writer Nominees

Dave Freer

Amanda S. Green

Jeffro Johnson

Laura J. Mixon

Cedar Sanderson

Best Fan Writer Winner – Laura J. Mixon

Best Fan Artist Nominees

Ninni Aalto

Brad W. Foster

Elizabeth Leggett

Spring Schoenhuth

Steve Stiles

Best Fan Artist Winner – Elizabeth Legett

Vigil, by Elizabeth Leggett

Vigil, by Elizabeth Leggett

The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer Nominees

Wesley Chu

Jason Cordova

Kary English

Rolf Nelson

Eric S. Raymond

The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer Winner – Wesley Chu

See also: the 2014 Hugo Award winners and nominees. What do you think of this year’s list- do you prefer the way we did it last year with information on the winners- or do you prefer our more straightforward style this year? Sound off below or hit us up and follow @Blackmannrobin on Twitter for all the latest science fiction news, reviews, previews and interviews. Follow me, @Jourdan_Cameron, for my other views.

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