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Here are The 2016 Hugo Awards Winners: The Best in Sci-fi

The 2016 Hugo Awards were presented on the evening of Saturday, August 20, 2016 at a ceremony at MidAmeriCon II, the 74th World Science Fiction Convention. Administration of the 2016 Hugo Awards is exclusively the responsibility of MidAmeriCon II.Hugo Awards4032 valid nominating ballots (4015 electronically-submitted and 17 paper) were received and counted. Members of the 2015, 2016, and 2017 Worldcons as of the end of January 2016 were eligible to make up to five equally-weighted nominations in each category.
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The 2016 Hugo Awards Winners

Category Winners
Best Novel (2,903 final ballots, 3695 nominating ballots) The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin (Orbit)
Best Novella (2,903 final ballots, 2416 nominating ballots) Binti by Nnedi Okorafor (
Best Novelette (2,560 final ballots, 1975 nominating ballots) “Folding Beijing” by Hao Jingfang, trans. Ken Liu (Uncanny Magazine, Jan-Feb 2015)
Best Short Story (2,706 final ballots, 2451 nominating ballots) “Cat Pictures Please” by Naomi Kritzer (Clarkesworld, January 2015)
Best Related Work (2,545 final ballots, 2080 nominating ballots) No Award
Best Graphic Story (2,171 final ballots, 1838 nominating ballots) The Sandman: Overture written by Neil Gaiman, art by J.H. Williams III (Vertigo)
Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form (2,171 final ballots, 2904 nominating ballots) The Martian screenplay by Drew Goddard, directed by Ridley Scott (Scott Free Productions; Kinberg Genre; TSG Entertainment; 20th Century Fox)
Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form (2,423 final ballots, 2219 nominating ballots) Jessica Jones: “AKA Smile” written by Scott Reynolds, Melissa Rosenberg, and Jamie King, directed by Michael Rymer (Marvel Television; ABC Studios; Tall Girls Productions;Netflix)
Best Editor, Short Form (2,257 final ballots, 1891 nominating ballots) Ellen Datlow
Best Editor, Long Form (2,386 final ballots, 1764 nominating ballots) Sheila E. Gilbert
Best Professional Artist (1,907 final ballots, 1481 nominating ballots) Abigail Larson
Best Semiprozine (2,063 final ballots, 1457 nominating ballots) Uncanny Magazine edited by Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas, Michi Trota, and Erika Ensign & Steven Schapansky
Best Fanzine (2,281 final ballots, 1455 nominating ballots) File 770 edited by Mike Glyer
Best Fancast (1,497 final ballots, 1267 nominating ballots) No Award
Best Fan Writer (1,909 final ballots, 1568 nominating ballots) Mike Glyer
Best Fan Artist (1,855 final ballots, 1073 nominating ballots) Steve Stiles
The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer (2,406 final ballots, 1922 nominating ballots) Andy Weir

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