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The 2017 Hugo Award Winners

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Last Friday, August 11, the Hugo Awards took place in Helsinki, Finland. Unfortunately, I couldn't watch the live stream :( but I was sure to check out the results shortly after. Below are the winners of the main written categories.

Best Novel

The Obelisk Gate, by N. K. Jemisin (Orbit Books).

Best Novella

Every Heart a Doorway, by Seanan McGuire ( publishing).

Best Novelette

“The Tomato Thief”, by Ursula Vernon (Apex Magazine, January 2016).

Best Short Story

“Seasons of Glass and Iron”, by Amal El-Mohtar (The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales, Saga Press).

Best Graphic Story

Monstress, Volume 1: Awakening, written by Marjorie Liu, illustrated by Sana Takeda (Image).

This is N.K. Jemisen's second Best Novel win in a row! Whoa! 

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