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Hugo Award The Hugo Awards are presented at an evening ceremony during the World Science Fiction Convention. Nominations are as a result of ballots cast by the convention members who vote by mail. They are counted using a weighted method whereby ballot entries, listed by preference, are assigned a value and then tallied. Those who fail to meet the cutoff or have the least number are dropped and the counting is redone until such time as a clear winner appears.

The World Science Fiction Society gives the awards annually for achievements in science fiction. This year's winners will be awarded at Chicon 2000, the 58th annual World Science Fiction Convention, which will be held in Chicago, Illinois, Aug. 31 - Sep. 4, 2000.

BEST NOVEL
A Civil Campaign, Lois McMaster Bujold (Baen)
Cryptonomicon, Neal Stephenson (Avon)
Darwin's Radio, Greg Bear (HarperCollins UK; Del Rey)
A Deepness in the Sky, Vernor Vinge (Tor)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, J.K. Rowling (Bloomsbury; Scholastic/Levine)

BEST NOVELETTE
"1016 to 1", James Patrick Kelly (Asimov's 6/99)
"Border Guards", Greg Egan (Interzone 10/99)
"The Chop Girl", Ian R. MacLeod (Asimov's 12/99)
"Fossil Games", Tom Purdom (Asimov's 2/99)
"The Secret History of the Ornithopter", Jan Lars Jensen (F&SF 6/99)
"Stellar Harvest", Eleanor Arnason (Asimov's 4/99)

BEST RELATED BOOK
Minicon 34 Restaurant Guide, Karen Cooper & Bruce Schneier (Rune Press)
The Sandman: The Dream Hunters, Neil Gaiman & Yoshitaka Amano (DC Comics/Vertigo)
Science Fiction of the 20th Century, Frank M. Robinson (Collectors Press)
The Science of Discworld, Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, & Jack Cohen (Ebury Press)
Spectrum 6: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, Cathy Fenner & Arnie Fenner, eds. (Underwood)

BEST PROFESSIONAL EDITOR
Gardner Dozois (Asimov's)
David Hartwell (Tor; Year's Best SF)
Patrick Nielsen Hayden (Tor)
Stanley Schmidt (Analog)
Gordon Van Gelder (F&SF)

BEST SEMIPROZINE
Interzone edited by David Pringle
Locus edited by Charles N. Brown
The New York Review of Science Fiction edited by Kathryn Cramer, Ariel Hamion, David G. Hartwell & Kevin Maroney
Science Fiction Chronicle edited by Andrew I. Porter
Speculations edited by Kent Brewster

BEST FAN WRITER
Bob Devney
Mike Glyer
Dave Langford
Evelyn C. Leeper
Steven H Silver

JOHN W. CAMPBELL AWARD FOR BEST NEW WRITER OF 1997 OR 1998 (not a Hugo)
Cory Doctorow (2nd year of eligibility)
Thomas Harlan
Ellen Klages (2nd year of eligibility)
Kristine Smith
Shane Tourtellotte (2nd year of eligibility)
BEST NOVELLA
"The Astronaut From Wyoming", Adam-Troy Castro & Jerry Oltion (Analog 7-8/99)
"Forty, Counting Down", Harry Turtledove (Asimov's 12/99)
"Hunting the Snark", Mike Resnick (Asimov's 12/99)
"Son Observe the Time", Kage Baker (Asimov's 5/99)
"The Winds of Marble Arch", Connie Willis (Asimov's 10-11/99)

BEST SHORT STORY
"Ancient Engines", Michael Swanwick (Asimov's 2/99)
"Hothouse Flowers", Mike Resnick (Asimov's 10-11/99)
"macs", Terry Bisson (F&SF 10-11/99)
"Sarajevo", Nick DiChario (F&SF 3/99)
"Scherzo with Tyrannosaur", Michael Swanwick (Asimov's 7/99)

BEST DRAMATIC PRESENTATION
Being John Malkovich (Single Cell Pictures/Gramercy Pictures/Propaganda Films; Directed by Spike Jonze; Written by Charlie Kaufman)
Galaxy Quest (DreamWorks SKG; Directed by Dean Parisot; Screenplay by David Howard & Robert Gordon; Story by David Howard)
The Iron Giant (Warner Bros. Animation; Directed by Brad Bird; Screenplay by Brad Bird & Tim McCanlies, from a book by Ted Hughes)
The Matrix (Village Roadshow Productions/Groucho II Film Partnership/Silver Pictures; Written and Directed by Andy & Larry Wachowski)
The Sixth Sense (Spyglass Entertainment/Hollywood Pictures; Written and Directed by M. Night Shyamalan)

BEST PROFESSIONAL ARTIST
Jim Burns
Bob Eggleton
Donato Giancola
Don Maitz
Michael Whelan

BEST FANZINE
Ansible edited by Dave Langford
Challenger edited by Guy H. Lillian III
File 770 edited by Mike Glyer
Mimosa edited by Nicki & Richard Lynch
Plokta edited by Alison Scott & Steve Davies

BEST FAN ARTIST
Freddie Baer
Brad Foster
Teddy Harvia
Joe Mayhew
Taral Wayne


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