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Encyclopedia > Hugo Award for Best Novel

The Hugo Awards are given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works. The awards are named after Hugo Gernsback, the founder of the pioneering science fiction magazine Amazing Stories, and given in various categories. The 2005 Hugo Award with base designed by Deb Kosiba. ... Hugo Gernsback (August 16, 1884 - August 19, 1967) was an inventor and magazine publisher who also wrote science fiction and whose publication included the first science fiction magazine. ... Amazing Stories magazine, sometimes retitled Amazing Science Fiction, began in April 1926, becoming the first science fiction magazine and one of the pioneers of science fiction in the United States. ...


Winners of the Hugo Award for best novel are presented here. Awards given in one year are for works published during the previous calendar year. In this usage, novels are considered to be 40,000 words or longer. Hugo Award categories have changed over the years; however, except for 1957 (when no awards for specific fiction pieces were given) and 1954 (when no Hugo Awards at all were given), the Best Novel has been a constant category since the Award's inception in 1953. The 2005 Hugo Award with base designed by Deb Kosiba. ... A novel (from French nouvelle Italian novella, new) is an extended, generally fictional narrative in prose. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ...


Additional Hugo Awards for fiction are given for pieces of shorter lengths in the short story, novelette and novella categories. // About this award According to Article 3. ... // About this award According to Article 3. ... Winners of the Hugo Award for best novella. ...

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Winners and other nominees

Year Winner Other nominees
2006 Spin
by Robert Charles Wilson
2005 Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
by Susanna Clarke
2004 Paladin of Souls
by Lois McMaster Bujold
2003 Hominids
by Robert J. Sawyer
2002 American Gods
by Neil Gaiman
2001 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
by J.K. Rowling
2000 A Deepness in the Sky
by Vernor Vinge
1999 To Say Nothing of the Dog
by Connie Willis
1998 Forever Peace
by Joe Haldeman
1997 Blue Mars
by Kim Stanley Robinson
1996 The Diamond Age
by Neal Stephenson
1995 Mirror Dance
by Lois McMaster Bujold
1994 Green Mars
by Kim Stanley Robinson
1993 (tie)

A Fire Upon the Deep
by Vernor Vinge
Doomsday Book
by Connie Willis 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Spin is a science fiction novel by author Robert Charles Wilson. ... Robert Charles Wilson (born 1953) is a science fiction author. ... Learning the World is a science fiction novel by Ken MacLeod published in 2005. ... Ken MacLeod (born August 2, 1954), an award-winning Scottish science fiction writer, lives near Edinburgh. ... A Feast for Crows A Feast for Crows is the fourth book in George R. R. Martins A Song of Ice and Fire fantasy series. ... George R. R. Martin, circa 1986 George Raymond Richard Martin (born September 20, 1948 in Bayonne, New Jersey) is an American writer of science fiction and fantasy, and also a screenwriter and producer. ... Old Mans War is a science fiction novel by John Scalzi published in 2005. ... John Scalzi (born May 10, 1969) is an author and online writer, best known for his science fiction novel Old Mans War, released by Tor Books in January 2005, and for his blog Whatever, at which he has written daily on a number of topics since 1998. ... Accelerando (ISBN 0441012841) is a 2005 science fiction novel by British author Charles Stross. ... Charles Stross at Worldcon 2005 in Glasgow Charles David George Stross (born Leeds, October 18, 1964) is a writer based in Edinburgh, Scotland. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Black version of the hardcover edition. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 with a Hugo award Susanna Clarke (b. ... The Algebraist, a science fiction novel by Scottish writer Iain M. Banks, first appeared in print in 2004. ... Iain Menzies Banks (born on February 16, 1954 in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland) writes mainstream novels as Iain Banks and science fiction as Iain M. Banks. ... Iron Council Iron Council (2004) is the fourth novel by China Miéville, set in the same universe as his previous books Perdido Street Station (2000) and The Scar (2002), although they can all be read independently of each other. ... China Miéville China Tom Miéville (born September 6, 1972, Norwich) is a British writer of fantastic fiction. ... Iron Sunrise is a hard science fiction novel by author Charles Stross, which follows the events in Singularity Sky. ... Charles Stross at Worldcon 2005 in Glasgow Charles David George Stross (born Leeds, October 18, 1964) is a writer based in Edinburgh, Scotland. ... Ian McDonald at Worldcon 2005 in Glasgow Ian McDonald, born in 1960, is an award-winning British science fiction novelist, living in Belfast. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Paladin of Souls is a 2003 fantasy novel by Lois McMaster Bujold. ... Lois McMaster Bujold (November 2, 1949, Columbus, Ohio) is an American author of science fiction and fantasy works. ... The Neanderthal Parallax is a trilogy of novels by Robert J. Sawyer. ... Robert J. Sawyer (born April 29, 1960) is a Canadian science fiction writer, dubbed the dean of Canadian science fiction by the Ottawa Citizen in 1999. ... Ilium is a science fiction novel by Dan Simmons concerning the re-creation of the events in the Iliad (possibly on an alternate-universe Earth) by post-humans who dwell on Olympus Mons on Mars, and who have taken on the roles of the Greek gods. ... Dan Simmons portrayed on the cover of Locus magazine. ... Singularity Sky (ISBN 0441010725) is a hard science fiction novel by author Charles Stross. ... Charles Stross at Worldcon 2005 in Glasgow Charles David George Stross (born Leeds, October 18, 1964) is a writer based in Edinburgh, Scotland. ... Blind Lake is a science fiction novel by author Robert Charles Wilson. ... Robert Charles Wilson (born 1953) is a science fiction author. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Neanderthal Parallax is a trilogy of novels by Robert J. Sawyer. ... Robert J. Sawyer (born April 29, 1960) is a Canadian science fiction writer, dubbed the dean of Canadian science fiction by the Ottawa Citizen in 1999. ... Kiln People is a 2002 science-fiction novel by David Brin. ... David Brin Glen David Brin (born October 6, 1950) is a well-known American author of science fiction. ... The Scar is the third novel written by China Miéville, a self-described weird fiction writer from London, England. ... China Miéville China Tom Miéville (born September 6, 1972, Norwich) is a British writer of fantastic fiction. ... The Years of Rice and Salt (2002, ISBN 0553580078) is an alternate history novel written by science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson, a thought experiment about a world without Christianity. ... Kim Stanley Robinson at the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Kim Stanley Robinson (born March 23, 1952) is an American science fiction writer, probably best known for his award-winning Mars trilogy. ... Bones of the Earth is a 2002 science fiction novel by Michael Swanwick. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Michael Swanwick (born November 18, 1950) is an American science fiction author. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... American Gods is a novel by Neil Gaiman. ... Neil Richard Gaiman () (born November 10, 1960, Portchester, Hampshire) is a British author of numerous science fiction and fantasy works, including many graphic novels. ... The Curse of Chalion is a 2001 fantasy novel by Lois McMaster Bujold. ... Lois McMaster Bujold (November 2, 1949, Columbus, Ohio) is an American author of science fiction and fantasy works. ... Perdido Street Station (US edition cover) Perdido Street Station is the second novel written by China Miéville, and the first set in New Crobuzon. ... China Miéville China Tom Miéville (born September 6, 1972, Norwich) is a British writer of fantastic fiction. ... Ken MacLeod (born August 2, 1954), an award-winning Scottish science fiction writer, lives near Edinburgh. ... Passage is a novel by Connie Willis published in 2001. ... Connie Willis at Clarion West, 1998 Constance Elaine Trimmer Willis (born December 31, 1945) is an American science fiction writer. ... The Chronoliths is a 2001 science fiction novel by Robert Charles Wilson. ... Robert Charles Wilson (born 1953) is a science fiction author. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is the fourth book in the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. ... Joanne Rowling OBE (born July 31, 1965 in Chipping Sodbury, South Gloucestershire), commonly known as J.K. Rowling (pronunciation: roll-ing; her former students used to joke with her name calling her the Rolling Stone), is a British fiction writer. ... Nalo Hopkinson (born December 20, 1960) is a Jamaica writer and editor living in Canada. ... Ken MacLeod (born August 2, 1954), an award-winning Scottish science fiction writer, lives near Edinburgh. ... A Storm of Swords is the third book in A Song of Ice and Fire, a fantasy series by George R. R. Martin. ... George Raymond Richard Martin (sometimes called GRRM, born September 20, 1948 in Bayonne, New Jersey) is an American author and screenwriter of science fiction, horror, and fantasy. ... Robert J. Sawyer (born April 29, 1960) is a Canadian science fiction writer, dubbed the dean of Canadian science fiction by the Ottawa Citizen in 1999. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... In 1999 Vernor Vinge published his science fiction novel, A Deepness in the Sky, a loose prequel (set 30,000 years earlier) to his novel A Fire Upon the Deep (1992). ... Vernor Steffen Vinge (IPA: ) (born February 10, 1944) is a mathematician, computer scientist and science fiction author who is best known for his Hugo award-winning novels A Fire Upon the Deep and A Deepness in the Sky, as well as for his 1993 essay The Technological Singularity, in which... Darwins Radio is a 1999 science fiction novel by Greg Bear. ... Gregory Dale Bear (born August 20, 1951) is a science fiction author. ... The Vorkosigan Saga is a series of science-fiction novels and short stories by Lois McMaster Bujold, most of which concern Miles Vorkosigan, a disabled aristocrat from the planet Barrayar who creates his own private army at the age of just seventeen. ... Lois McMaster Bujold (November 2, 1949, Columbus, Ohio) is an American author of science fiction and fantasy works. ... Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is the third book in the Harry Potter series of childrens books by J. K. Rowling. ... Joanne Rowling OBE (born July 31, 1965 in Chipping Sodbury, South Gloucestershire), commonly known as J.K. Rowling (pronunciation: roll-ing; her former students used to joke with her name calling her the Rolling Stone), is a British fiction writer. ... Cryptonomicon is a 1999 novel by Neal Stephenson that concurrently follows the exploits of World War II-era cryptographers affiliated with Bletchley Park in their attempts to crack Axis codes and fight the Nazi submarine fleet, alongside the story of their descendants, who are attempting to use modern cryptography to... Neal Town Stephenson (born October 31, 1959) is an American writer, known primarily for his science fiction works in the postcyberpunk genre with a penchant for explorations of society, mathematics, currency, and the history of science. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Connie Williss 1997 science-fiction comedy novel To Say Nothing of the Dog returns to the same universe of time-traveling historians she explored in her Doomsday Book. ... Connie Willis at Clarion West, 1998 Constance Elaine Trimmer Willis (born December 31, 1945) is an American science fiction writer. ... Mary Doria Russell (born 1950) is an American author of science fiction. ... Darwinia is a science fiction novel written by Robert Charles Wilson in 1998. ... Robert Charles Wilson (born 1953) is a science fiction author. ... Bruce Sterling at the Ars Electronica Festival Michael Bruce Sterling (born April 14, 1954) is an American science fiction author, best known for his novels and his seminal work on the Mirrorshades anthology, which defined the cyberpunk genre. ... Robert J. Sawyer (born April 29, 1960) is a Canadian science fiction writer, dubbed the dean of Canadian science fiction by the Ottawa Citizen in 1999. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Forever Peace is a 1997 Hugo Award winning science fiction novel by Joe Haldeman. ... Joe Haldeman at Worldcon 2005 in Glasgow Joe Haldeman (born June 9, 1943) is an American science fiction author. ... Framing error is the following: Generally, a framing error is the result of reading a string of symbols which are grouped in blocks starting at the wrong point. ... Robert J. 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Bruce Sterling at the Ars Electronica Festival Michael Bruce Sterling (born April 14, 1954) is an American science fiction author, best known for his novels and his seminal work on the Mirrorshades anthology, which defined the cyberpunk genre. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... The Diamond Age or, A Young Ladys Illustrated Primer is postcyberpunk novel by Neal Stephenson. ... Neal Town Stephenson (born October 31, 1959) is an American writer, known primarily for his science fiction works in the postcyberpunk genre with a penchant for explorations of society, mathematics, currency, and the history of science. ... The Time Ships is a 1995 science fiction novel by Stephen Baxter. ... Stephen Baxter at the Science-Fiction-Tage NRW in Dortmund, Germany, March 1997 Stephen Baxter (born in Liverpool, 13 November 1957) is a British hard science fiction author. ... Brightness Reef is a 1995 science fiction novel by David Brin and the fourth book of six set in his Uplift Universe (preceded by The Uplift War and followed by Infinitys Shore). ... David Brin Glen David Brin (born October 6, 1950) is a well-known American author of science fiction. ... The Terminal Experiment (ISBN 0-06-105310-4) is a science fiction novel by Canadian novelist Robert J. Sawyer. ... Robert J. Sawyer (born April 29, 1960) is a Canadian science fiction writer, dubbed the dean of Canadian science fiction by the Ottawa Citizen in 1999. ... In this book, Connie Willis displays a dystopic near future, when computer animation and sampling have reduced the movie industry to software manipulation. ... Connie Willis at Clarion West, 1998 Constance Elaine Trimmer Willis (born December 31, 1945) is an American science fiction writer. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 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James Morrow (born 1947) is an award-winning fiction author. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... The Mars trilogy is a series of three science fiction novels by Kim Stanley Robinson, chronicling the settlement and terraforming of the planet Mars. ... Kim Stanley Robinson at the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Kim Stanley Robinson (born March 23, 1952) is an American science fiction writer, probably best known for his award-winning Mars trilogy. ... Moving Mars is a science fiction novel written by Greg Bear (ISBN 0812524802). ... Gregory Dale Bear (born August 20, 1951) is a science fiction author. ... Glory Season is a 1993 feminist science-fiction novel by David Brin. ... David Brin Glen David Brin (born October 6, 1950) is a well-known American author of science fiction. ... William Gibsons Bridge trilogy is his second trilogy, after the succesful Sprawl trilogy. ... William Ford Gibson (born March 17, 1948, Conway, South Carolina) is an American-born science fiction author resident in Canada since 1968. ... A science-fiction novel by noted author Nancy Kress which won the Hugo Award and Nebula Award. ... Nancy Kress (born Nancy Anne Koningisor in Buffalo, New York on January 20, 1948) is a science fiction writer. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... A Fire Upon the Deep (1992) is a science fiction novel written by Vernor Vinge. ... Vernor Steffen Vinge (IPA: ) (born February 10, 1944) is a mathematician, computer scientist and science fiction author who is best known for his Hugo award-winning novels A Fire Upon the Deep and A Deepness in the Sky, as well as for his 1993 essay The Technological Singularity, in which... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Connie Willis at Clarion West, 1998 Constance Elaine Trimmer Willis (born December 31, 1945) is an American science fiction writer. ...

1992 Barrayar
by Lois McMaster Bujold
1991 The Vor Game
by Lois McMaster Bujold
1990 Hyperion
by Dan Simmons
1989 Cyteen by C. J. Cherryh
1988 The Uplift War by David Brin
1987 Speaker for the Dead
by Orson Scott Card
1986 Ender's Game
by Orson Scott Card
1985 Neuromancer
by William Gibson
1984 Startide Rising
by David Brin
1983 Foundation's Edge
by Isaac Asimov
1982 Downbelow Station
by C. J. Cherryh
1981 The Snow Queen
by Joan D. Vinge
1980 The Fountains of Paradise
by Arthur C. Clarke
1979 Dreamsnake
by Vonda McIntyre
1978 Gateway
by Frederik Pohl
1977 Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang
by Kate Wilhelm
1976 The Forever War
by Joe Haldeman
1975 The Dispossessed
by Ursula K. Le Guin
1974 Rendezvous with Rama
by Arthur C. Clarke
1973 The Gods Themselves
by Isaac Asimov
1972 To Your Scattered Bodies Go
by Philip José Farmer
1971 Ringworld
by Larry Niven
1970 The Left Hand of Darkness
by Ursula K. Le Guin
1969 Stand on Zanzibar
by John Brunner
1968 Lord of Light
by Roger Zelazny
1967 The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress
by Robert A. Heinlein
1966 (tie)

Dune
by Frank Herbert
...And Call Me Conrad (aka: This Immortal)
by Roger Zelazny This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Maureen F. McHugh (born 1959) is a science fiction writer whose first published story appeared in Isaac Asimovs Science Fiction Magazine in 1989. ... The Mars trilogy is a series of three science fiction novels by Kim Stanley Robinson, chronicling the settlement and terraforming of the planet Mars. ... Kim Stanley Robinson at the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Kim Stanley Robinson (born March 23, 1952) is an American science fiction writer, probably best known for his award-winning Mars trilogy. ... John Varley John Herbert Varley (born August 9, 1947 in Austin, Texas) is a Hugo Award, Nebula Award, Seiun Award and Prometheus Award Winning science fiction author. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... The Vorkosigan Saga is a series of science-fiction novels and short stories by Lois McMaster Bujold, most of which concern Miles Vorkosigan, a disabled aristocrat from the planet Barrayar who creates his own private army at the age of just seventeen. ... Lois McMaster Bujold (November 2, 1949, Columbus, Ohio) is an American author of science fiction and fantasy works. ... Emma Bull (born 1954) is a science fiction and fantasy author whose best-known novel is War for the Oaks, one of the pioneering works of urban fantasy. ... Xenocide is the third novel in the Enders Game series of books by Orson Scott Card. ... The introduction to this article is too long. ... All the Weyrs of Pern is a novel in Anne McCaffreys Dragonriders of Pern series. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Anne Inez McCaffrey (born April 1, 1926) is an American science fiction author best known for her Dragonriders of Pern series. ... 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The third book in Orson Scott Cards series The Tales of Alvin Maker, Prentice Alvin is set in an alternative history of North America where the people inhabiting the New World have a variety of powers known as knacks. In this book, Alvin leaves his family to become a... The introduction to this article is too long. ... George Alec Effinger (January 10, 1947–April 27, 2002) was an American science fiction author, born in Cleveland, Ohio. ... Sheri Stewart Tepper (born 1929) is a prolific author of science fiction, horror and mystery novels, frequently with a feminist slant. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... C. J. Cherryh (born September 1, 1942) is the slightly modified working name of United States science fiction and fantasy author Carolyn Janice Cherry, the sister of artist David A. Cherry. ... 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Islands in the Net, a 1988 science fiction novel by Bruce Sterling, offers a view of an early 21st century world apparently peaceful with delocalised, networking corporations. ... Bruce Sterling at the Ars Electronica Festival Michael Bruce Sterling (born April 14, 1954) is an American science fiction author, best known for his novels and his seminal work on the Mirrorshades anthology, which defined the cyberpunk genre. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Uplift War is a 1987 science fiction novel by David Brin and the third book of six set in his Uplift Universe. ... David Brin Glen David Brin (born October 6, 1950) is a well-known American author of science fiction. ... The Forge of God (1987) is a science fiction novel by Greg Bear that gives a convincing account of an alien attack on Earth accomplished through misdirection and the use of self-replicating von Neumann machines. ... 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The Sprawl trilogy, of which Count Zero is the second part Count Zero (ISBN 0441117732) is a science fiction novel written by William Gibson, originally published in 1986. ... William Ford Gibson (born March 17, 1948, Conway, South Carolina) is an American-born science fiction author resident in Canada since 1968. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, the lead section of this article may need to be expanded. ... Bob Shaw (December 31, 1931 - February 12, 1996) was a British science fiction author and fan. ... Marooned in Realtime is a murder mystery and time-travel science fiction novel by Vernor Vinge, about a small group of people who are the only survivors of a technological singularity. ... 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Vernor Steffen Vinge (IPA: ) (born February 10, 1944) is a mathematician, computer scientist and science fiction author who is best known for his Hugo award-winning novels A Fire Upon the Deep and A Deepness in the Sky, as well as for his 1993 essay The Technological Singularity, in which... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Startide Rising is a 1983 science fiction novel by David Brin and the second book of six set in his Uplift Universe (preceded by Sundiver and followed by The Uplift War). ... David Brin Glen David Brin (born October 6, 1950) is a well-known American author of science fiction. ... The Robots of Dawn is a whodunit science fiction novel by Isaac Asimov, first published in 1983. ... Isaac Asimov, Ph. ... Spoiler warning: R. A. MacAvoys Tea With the Black Dragon is a science fiction novel about a woman named Martha MacNamara who was brought west to San Francisco by her daughter Elizabeths disappearance. ... 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Cherryh (born September 1, 1942) is the slightly modified working name of United States science fiction and fantasy author Carolyn Janice Cherry, the sister of artist David A. Cherry. ... 2010: Odyssey Two, is a science fiction novel by Arthur C. Clarke (January 1982) and also a motion picture (1984) by Peter Hyams entitled simply 2010, or sometimes 2010: The Year We Make Contact. ... Sir Arthur Charles Clarke (born December 16, 1917) is a British author and inventor, most famous for his science-fiction novel 2001: A Space Odyssey, and for collaborating with director Stanley Kubrick on the film of the same name. ... Friday is a 1982 science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Courtship Rite is a science fiction novel by Donald Kingsbury, originally serialized in Analog magazine in 1982. ... Donald MacDonald Kingsbury (born 12 February 1929) in San Francisco, California is an American–Canadian science fiction author. ... The first two books of The Book of the New Sun, 2000 omnibus printing. ... Gene Wolfe (born May 7, 1931) is an American science fiction and fantasy writer. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Downbelow Station is a science fiction novel written by C. J. Cherryh and published in 1981 by DAW Books. ... C. J. Cherryh (born September 1, 1942) is the slightly modified working name of United States science fiction and fantasy author Carolyn Janice Cherry, the sister of artist David A. Cherry. ... Little, Big (ISBN 0553373978) is a novel by John Crowley, published in 1981. ... John Crowley (born December 1, 1942 in Presque Isle, Maine) is an American author of fantasy, science fiction and mainstream fiction. ... Julian May (born July 10, 1931) is an American science fiction writer, best known for her Saga of Pliocene Exile (Saga of the Exiles in the UK) and Galactic Milieu books. ... Clifford Donald Simak (August 3, 1904 _ April 25, 1988) was an American science fiction author. ... The first two books of The Book of the New Sun, 2000 omnibus printing. ... Gene Wolfe (born May 7, 1931) is an American science fiction and fantasy writer. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Snow Queen is a science-fiction novel written by Joan D. Vinge in 1981. ... Joan D. Vinge (born 1948 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American science fiction author. ... Frederik Pohl (born November 26, 1919) is a noted American science fiction writer and editor, with a career spanning over sixty years. ... The Majipoor series is a series of novels and stories by Robert Silverberg, set on the planet Majipoor. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... Cover sample of The Ringworld Engineers Book 2 in the Series. ... Larry Niven Laurence van Cott Niven (born April 30, 1938) is a US science fiction author. ... Wizard is a science fiction novel by John Varley, the second book in his Gaea Trilogy. ... John Varley John Herbert Varley (born August 9, 1947 in Austin, Texas) is a Hugo Award, Nebula Award, Seiun Award and Prometheus Award Winning science fiction author. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... The Fountains of Paradise is a 1979 novel by Arthur C. Clarke. ... Sir Arthur Charles Clarke (born December 16, 1917) is a British author and inventor, most famous for his science-fiction novel 2001: A Space Odyssey, and for collaborating with director Stanley Kubrick on the film of the same name. ... The Harpist in the Wind is a fantasy novel by Patricia A. McKillip. ... Patricia A. McKillip (February 29, 1948—) is an American author of fantasy and science fiction novels. ... Frederik Pohl (born November 26, 1919) is a noted American science fiction writer and editor, with a career spanning over sixty years. ... Thomas M. Disch Thomas Michael Disch (Born February 2, 1940) is an American science fiction author and poet. ... Titan is a 1979 science fiction novel by John Varley. ... John Varley John Herbert Varley (born August 9, 1947 in Austin, Texas) is a Hugo Award, Nebula Award, Seiun Award and Prometheus Award Winning science fiction author. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Dreamsnake is a 1978 science fiction novel written by Vonda McIntyre. ... Vonda Neel McIntyre (born Louisville, Kentucky in 1948) is a science fiction author. ... The Faded Sun: Kesrith is the first novel in C. J. Cherryhs Faded Sun Trilogy. ... C. J. Cherryh is the slightly modified working name of author Caroline Janice Cherry (born September 1, 1942), the sister of artist David A.Cherry. ... The White Dragon is the third book in the Dragonriders of Pern series by Anne McCaffrey. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Anne Inez McCaffrey (born April 1, 1926) is an American science fiction author best known for her Dragonriders of Pern series. ... Tom Reamy (1935-1977) was an award-winning American science fiction and fantasy author and important figure in science fiction fandom. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... Gateway is a 1976 science fiction novel by Frederick Pohl. ... Frederik Pohl (born November 26, 1919) is a noted American science fiction writer and editor, with a career spanning over sixty years. ... Marion Eleanor Zimmer Bradley (June 3, 1930 – September 25, 1999) was a prolific author of largely feminist fantasy novels such as The Mists of Avalon and the Darkover series, and a steadfast encourager of equality (and quality) in writing. ... Gordon Rupert Dickson (November 1, 1923 - January 31, 2001) was a Canadian science fiction author. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... George Raymond Richard Martin (sometimes called GRRM, born September 20, 1948 in Bayonne, New Jersey) is an American author and screenwriter of science fiction, horror, and fantasy. ... Lucifers Hammer is a science-fiction novel by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle, first published in 1977. ... Larry Niven Laurence van Cott Niven (born April 30, 1938) is a US science fiction author. ... Jerry Pournelle at the 2006 Stanford Singularity Summit Jerry Pournelle, (born August 7, 1933) is an American essayist, journalist and science fiction author who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang is a science fiction novel by Kate Wilhelm, published in 1976. ... Kate Wilhelm (born 1928) is a writer who has written material including science fiction, mysteries, and fantasy. ... Joe Haldeman at Worldcon 2005 in Glasgow Joe Haldeman (born June 9, 1943) is an American science fiction author. ... Children of Dune Children of Dune is a science fiction novel by Frank Herbert, third in a series of six novels set in the Dune universe. ... Frank Herbert (1920 - 1986) Frank Patrick Herbert (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was a critically acclaimed and commercially successful American science fiction author. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Frederik Pohl (born November 26, 1919) is a noted American science fiction writer and editor, with a career spanning over sixty years. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... The Forever War. ... Joe Haldeman at Worldcon 2005 in Glasgow Joe Haldeman (born June 9, 1943) is an American science fiction author. ... The Computer Connection is a novel by science fiction author Alfred Bester. ... Alfred Bester (born December 18, 1913 in New York City, died September 30, 1987) was a science fiction author and the winner of the first Hugo Award in 1953 for his novel The Demolished Man. ... Inferno is a science fiction novel written by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle, published in 1976. ... Larry Niven Laurence van Cott Niven (born April 30, 1938) is a US science fiction author. ... Jerry Pournelle at the 2006 Stanford Singularity Summit Jerry Pournelle, (born August 7, 1933) is an American essayist, journalist and science fiction author who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... Doorways in the Sand is a Novel by author Roger Zelazny Plot Fred Cassidy, perpetual student and expert building climber, finds himself hunted by gangs of criminals and government agents. ... Roger Joseph Zelazny (May 13, 1937 – June 14, 1995) was an American writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... The Dispossessed: An Ambiguous Utopia is a 1974 utopian science fiction novel by Ursula K. Le Guin, set in the same fictional universe as that of The Left Hand of Darkness (the Ekumen universe). ... Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (born October 21, 1929) is an American author. ... Fire Time is a science fiction novel by Poul Anderson, first published in 1974. ... Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was a prolific science fiction author of the genres Golden Age; some of his short stories were first published using the pseudonyms A. A. Craig, Michael Karageorge, and Winston P. Sanders. Poul Anderson also wrote fantasy such as the King... Flow My Tears, The Policeman Said is a Philip K. Dick novel in which Jason Taverner, who is a Six (a genetically improved superhuman) as well as a singer and television star, lives in a future American police state. ... Philip Kindred Dick (December 16, 1928 – March 2, 1982) was an American science fiction writer. ... Cover of 1991-03-01 paperback edition The Mote in Gods Eye, by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle, was called possibly the finest science fiction novel I have ever read by Robert A. Heinlein. ... Larry Niven Laurence van Cott Niven (born April 30, 1938) is a US science fiction author. ... Jerry Pournelle at the 2006 Stanford Singularity Summit Jerry Pournelle, (born August 7, 1933) is an American essayist, journalist and science fiction author who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte. ... Christopher Priest (born 1943) is an English science fiction writer, whose notable works include Inverted World[1974], Fugue for a Darkening Island[1973] (US title Darkening Island, The Prestige[1975], and The Separation[2002]. His novels have won the BSFA award (three times), the Arthur C. Clarke Award, and the... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Rendezvous with Rama is a novel by Arthur C. Clarke first published in 1972. ... Sir Arthur Charles Clarke (born December 16, 1917) is a British author and inventor, most famous for his science-fiction novel 2001: A Space Odyssey, and for collaborating with director Stanley Kubrick on the film of the same name. ... Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was a prolific science fiction author of the genres Golden Age; some of his short stories were first published using the pseudonyms A. A. Craig, Michael Karageorge, and Winston P. Sanders. Poul Anderson also wrote fantasy such as the King... The Man Who Folded Himself is a 1973 science fiction novel by David Gerrold. ... David Gerrold, born Jerrold David Friedman (January 24, 1944), is an award-winning science fiction author who started his career in 1966 as a college student by submitting an unsolicited story outline for the television series Star Trek. ... Time Enough for Love is a science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein published in 1973. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Cover from a 1981 publication Protector is a 1973 science fiction novel by Larry Niven, set in his Known Space universe. ... Larry Niven Laurence van Cott Niven (born April 30, 1938) is a US science fiction author. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... The Gods Themselves is a 1972 science fiction novel written by Isaac Asimov (ISBN 1061500534). ... Isaac Asimov, Ph. ... Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was a prolific science fiction author of the genres Golden Age; some of his short stories were first published using the pseudonyms A. A. Craig, Michael Karageorge, and Winston P. Sanders. Poul Anderson also wrote fantasy such as the King... David Gerrold, born Jerrold David Friedman (January 24, 1944), is an award-winning science fiction author who started his career in 1966 as a college student by submitting an unsolicited story outline for the television series Star Trek. ... The Book of Skulls is a fantasy novel by Robert Silverberg, which was first published in 1972. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... Cover of 1980s edition Dying Inside is a 1972 soft science fiction novel by Robert Silverberg. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... Clifford Donald Simak ( August 3, 1904 - April 25, 1988) was an American science fiction author. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... To Your Scattered Bodies Go is the first book in the Riverworld series of books by Phillip Jose Farmer. ... Philip José Farmer (born January 26, 1918) is an American author, principally known for his science fiction and fantasy novels and short stories. ... Book cover from Harper Academic The Lathe of Heaven is a 1971 science fiction novel by Ursula K. Le Guin. ... Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (born October 21, 1929) is an American author. ... Dragonquest is a novel written by Anne McCaffrey and is part of her Dragonriders of Pern series. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Anne Inez McCaffrey (born April 1, 1926) is an American science fiction author best known for her Dragonriders of Pern series. ... A Time of Changes is a 1971 science fiction novel by Robert Silverberg. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... Written by Roger Zelazny and published in 1971, Jack of Shadows is a work of science fiction. ... Roger Joseph Zelazny (May 13, 1937 – June 14, 1995) was an American writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Cover sample of Ringworld Book 1 in the Series. ... Larry Niven Laurence van Cott Niven (born April 30, 1938) is a US science fiction author. ... Tau Zero is a science fiction novel by Poul Anderson. ... Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was a prolific science fiction author of the genres Golden Age; some of his short stories were first published using the pseudonyms A. A. Craig, Michael Karageorge, and Winston P. Sanders. Poul Anderson also wrote fantasy such as the King... Harry Clement Stubbs (May 30, 1922 - October 29, 2003), better known by the pen name Hal Clement, was an American science fiction writer, a leader of the subgenre hard science fiction. ... Tower of Glass is a science-fiction novel by Robert Silverberg, published in 1970. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... Rok spokojnego slonca (or The Year of the Quiet Sun) is a 1984 Polish film written and directed by Krzysztof Zanussi. ... Wilson Tucker (born 1914) is an American science fiction writer and fan. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... This article or section may contain original research or unverified claims. ... Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (born October 21, 1929) is an American author. ... Macroscope could refer to any of these : Macroscope, book by Brandon Jeffery. ... Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob (born August 6, 1934 in Oxford, England) is a writer in the science fiction and fantasy genres, publishing under the name Piers Anthony. ... Up the Line (1969) is a time travel novella by American science fiction author Robert Silverberg. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... Norman Richard Spinrad (born September 15, 1940) is an American science fiction author. ... Slaughterhouse-Five, or The Childrens Crusade: A Duty Dance With Death is a 1969 novel by best-selling author Kurt Vonnegut. ... Kurt Vonnegut, Junior (born November 11, 1922) is an American novelist, satirist, and most recently, graphic artist. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... Cover art. ... John Brunner John Kilian Houston Brunner (September 24, 1934 – August 26, 1995) was a prolific British author of science fiction novels and stories. ... Nova (1968) is a science fiction novel by Samuel R. Delany. ... Samuel Ray Chip Delany, Jr. ... Past Master is a novel by science fiction writer R. A. Lafferty. ... Raphael Aloysius Lafferty (November 7, 1914 - March 18, 2002) was a noted science fiction and fantasy writer of Irish descent, famous for his original use of language, metaphor, and narrative structure[1], as well as for his etymological wit. ... Shan boy undergoing Poy Sang Long initiation A rite of passage is a ritual that marks a change in a persons social or sexual status. ... Alexei Adam Panshin (born August 14, American author of science fiction (SF). ... Clifford Donald Simak ( August 3, 1904 - April 25, 1988) was an American science fiction author. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Cover of Lord of Light, published by Methuen in 1986. ... Roger Joseph Zelazny (May 13, 1937 – June 14, 1995) was an American writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. ... The Butterfly Kid is a science fiction novel by Chester Anderson originally released in 1967. ... Chester (Valentine John) Anderson (1932-1991) was a novelist, poet, and editor in the underground press. ... In this 1967 novel, the author Piers Anthony imagines a future in which galactic felons are dispatched to the prison planet Chthon to slave in fetid underground gem mines, with no hope of return. ... Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob (born August 6, 1934 in Oxford, England) is a writer in the science fiction and fantasy genres, publishing under the name Piers Anthony. ... Samuel Ray Chip Delany, Jr. ... Thorn - a sharp structure or growth on plants Thorn - Icelandic letter, also used in Old English: Þ, þ Thorn - municipality in the Netherlands Thorn, California - town in the United States Thorn, Mississippi - town in the United States Thorn - German name for Toruń, city in Poland Thorn - racehorse that won the Kentucky... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Robert Silverberg (January 15, 1935, Brooklyn, New York) is a prolific American author best known for writing science fiction, a multiple winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress cover The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress is a 1966 science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein about a lunar penal colonys revolt against rule from Earth. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Babel-17 is a science fiction novel by Samuel R. Delany in which the Sapir_Whorf Hypothesis (that language forms thought) is strongly influential. ... Samuel Ray Chip Delany, Jr. ... Too Many Magicians is a novel by Randall Garrett, an American science-fiction writer. ... Randall Garrett (December 16, 1927 - December 31, 1987) was a prolific writer for Astounding and other science fiction magazines in the 1950s. ... Flowers for Algernon is a science fiction story written by Daniel Keyes. ... Daniel Keyes (born August 9, 1927 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York) is an American author, primarily of science fiction. ... The Witches of Karres is a novel by James H. Schmitz. ... James Henry Schmitz (October 15, 1911 - 1981) was an American writer born in Germany of American parents. ... Thomas Burnett Swann (October 12, 1928 - May 5, 1976) was an American poet, critic and fantasy author. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Dune is a science fiction novel written by Frank Herbert and published in 1965. ... Frank Herbert (1920 - 1986) Frank Patrick Herbert (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was a critically acclaimed and commercially successful American science fiction author. ... ...And Call Me Conrad (also known as This Immortal) is one of Roger Zelaznys earlier novels. ... Roger Joseph Zelazny (May 13, 1937 – June 14, 1995) was an American writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. ...

1965 The Wanderer
by Fritz Leiber
1964 Here Gather the Stars (aka: Way Station)
by Clifford D. Simak
1963 The Man in the High Castle
by Philip K. Dick
1962 Stranger in a Strange Land
by Robert A. Heinlein
1961 A Canticle for Leibowitz
by Walter M. Miller, Jr.
1960 Starship Troopers
by Robert A. Heinlein
1959 A Case of Conscience
by James Blish
1958 The Big Time
by Fritz Leiber
1956 Double Star
by Robert A. Heinlein
1955 They'd Rather Be Right
by Mark Clifton and Frank Riley
1953 The Demolished Man
by Alfred Bester

Cover for the 1970 edition. ... John Brunner John Kilian Houston Brunner (September 24, 1934 – August 26, 1995) was a prolific British author of science fiction novels and stories. ... The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress cover The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress is a 1966 science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein about a lunar penal colonys revolt against rule from Earth. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Skylark DuQuesne was the final novel in the epic Skylark series by E. E. Smith. ... Gray Lensman in Astounding Oct. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... The Wanderer is the title of a science fiction novel by Fritz Leiber about a wandering planet that enters the Earths solar system. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Whole Man is a novel by John Brunner. ... John Brunner John Kilian Houston Brunner (September 24, 1934 – August 26, 1995) was a prolific British author of science fiction novels and stories. ... Edgar Pangborn (February 25, 1909 – February 1, 1976) was an American mystery, historical, and science fiction author. ... Cordwainer Smith – pronounced CORDwainer Smith – was the pseudonym used by American author Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger (July 11, 1913 – August 6, 1966) for his science fiction works. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... Way Station is a 1963 science fiction novel by Clifford D. Simak, originally published as Here Gather the Stars in two parts in Galaxy Magazine in June and August of 1963. ... Clifford Donald Simak ( August 3, 1904 - April 25, 1988) was an American science fiction author. ... Glory Road is a fantasy novel by Robert A. Heinlein published in 1963. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Dune is a science fiction novel written by Frank Herbert and published in 1965. ... Frank Herbert (1920 - 1986) Frank Patrick Herbert (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was a critically acclaimed and commercially successful American science fiction author. ... The Witch World series by Andre Norton is a long series of fantasies laid in a parallel universe where magic works, and at the beginning at least, is the exclusive property of women. ... Andre Alice Norton (February 17, 1912 – March 17, 2005), science fiction and fantasy author (with some works of historical fiction and contemporary fiction), was born Alice Mary Norton in Cleveland, Ohio, in the United States. ... Cats Cradle Cats cradle is a well known string game or series of string figures. ... Kurt Vonnegut, Junior (born November 11, 1922) is an American novelist, satirist, and most recently, graphic artist. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... The Man in the High Castle is a 1962 alternate history novel by science fiction writer Philip K. Dick. ... Philip Kindred Dick (December 16, 1928 – March 2, 1982) was an American science fiction writer. ... Marion Eleanor Zimmer Bradley (June 3, 1930 – September 25, 1999) was a prolific author of largely feminist fantasy novels such as The Mists of Avalon and the Darkover series, and a steadfast encourager of equality (and quality) in writing. ... A Fall of Moondust is a science fiction novel by Arthur C. Clarke, first published in 1961. ... Sir Arthur Charles Clarke (born December 16, 1917) is a British author and inventor, most famous for his science-fiction novel 2001: A Space Odyssey, and for collaborating with director Stanley Kubrick on the film of the same name. ... Little Fuzzy is the name of a novel by H. Beam Piper. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Sylva can refer to: Sylva, North Carolina, a town in the United States The Sylva River, in Russia Carmen Sylva, better known as Elizabeth of Romania Buddy De Sylva (1895 - 1950), U.S. songwriter This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise... Jean Bruller (1902-1991) was a French writer and illustrator who co-founded Les Éditions de Minuit. ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... Stranger in a Strange Land is a science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein published in 1961. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Daniel F. Galouye (1920-1976) was an American science fiction writer. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Harry Harrison (born Henry Maxwell Dempsey, March 12, 1925 in Stamford, Connecticut) is an American science fiction author who has lived in many parts of the world including Mexico, England, Denmark and Italy. ... Clifford Donald Simak ( August 3, 1904 - April 25, 1988) was an American science fiction author. ... James White is a name shared by a number of notable men: James White (1747–1821), American pioneer who founded Knoxville, Tennessee James White (1749–1809), member of United States Congress James Springer White (1821–1881), husband of Ellen G. White and co-founder of the Seventh-day Adventist Church... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... A Canticle for Leibowitz is a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by Walter M. Miller, Jr. ... Walter Michael Miller, Jr. ... Book cover for The High Crusade The High Crusade is a novel by Poul Anderson. ... Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was a prolific science fiction author of the genres Golden Age; some of his short stories were first published using the pseudonyms A. A. Craig, Michael Karageorge, and Winston P. Sanders. Poul Anderson also wrote fantasy such as the King... Rogue Moon is a short science fiction novel by Algis Budrys, published in 1960. ... The Falling Torch (1959) Algis Budrys (born January 9, 1931) is an American science fiction author. ... Deathworld is the name of a trilogy of science fiction novels by Harry Harrison. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Harry Harrison (born Henry Maxwell Dempsey, March 12, 1925 in Stamford, Connecticut) is an American science fiction author who has lived in many parts of the world including Mexico, England, Denmark and Italy. ... Theodore Sturgeon (February 26, 1918 Staten Island, New York – May 8, 1985) was an American science fiction author. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Starship Troopers is a science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein, first published (abridged) as a serial in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction (October, November 1959, as Starship Soldier) and published hardcover in 1959. ... This article is becoming very long. ... The Childe Cycle is an unfinished series of science fiction novels by Gordon R. Dickson. ... Gordon Rupert Dickson (November 1, 1923 - January 31, 2001) was a Canadian science fiction author. ... Murray Leinster (June 16, 1896 - June 8, 1975) was the nom de plume of William Fitzgerald Jenkins, an American science fiction and alternative history writer. ... Brain Twister by Mark Phillips (Pyramid Books, 1962) Mark Phillips was the joint pseudonym used by science fiction writers Lawrence Mark Janifer and Randall Philip Garrett in the early 1960s. ... The Sirens of Titan (1959) is a science fiction novel by Kurt Vonnegut. ... Kurt Vonnegut, Junior (born November 11, 1922) is an American novelist, satirist, and most recently, graphic artist. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A Case of Conscience is a science fiction novel by James Blish, first published in 1959. ... James Benjamin Blish (East Orange, New Jersey, May 23, 1921 - Henley-on-Thames, July 29, 1975) was an American author of fantasy and science fiction. ... Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was a prolific science fiction author of the genres Golden Age; some of his short stories were first published using the pseudonyms A. A. Craig, Michael Karageorge, and Winston P. Sanders. Poul Anderson also wrote fantasy such as the King... Who? (1958) by Algis Budrys is commonly considered to be one of the finest [citation needed] American science fiction novels set during the Cold War. ... The Falling Torch (1959) Algis Budrys (born January 9, 1931) is an American science fiction author. ... Have Space Suit-Will Travel is a juvenile science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein published in 1958. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Immortality, Inc. ... Robert Sheckley (July 16, 1928 – December 9, 2005) was an American Jewish author. ... 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Big Time (1957) is a short science fiction novel (or, arguably, novellette) by Fritz Leiber. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... When two stars are so nearly in the same direction as seen from Earth that they appear to be a single star to the naked eye but may be separated by the use of telescopes, they are referred to as a double star. ... This article is becoming very long. ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Theyd Rather Be Right (also published as The Forever Machine) is a science fiction novel by Mark Clifton and Frank Riley. ... Mark Clifton (1906 - 1963) was an American author and businessman. ... Frank Riley (1915-1996) was an American science fiction author best known for co-writing Theyd Rather Be Right, which won the Hugo Award for Best Novel. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... The Demolished Man is a science-fiction novel by Alfred Bester, and was the first Hugo Award winner in 1953. ... Alfred Bester (born December 18, 1913 in New York City, died September 30, 1987) was a science fiction author and the winner of the first Hugo Award in 1953 for his novel The Demolished Man. ...

The "Retro Hugos"

These were awarded 50 or 75 years after years in which World Conventions didn't give awards—note: no "Best Novel" Hugo was awarded at the 1957 convention, but Hugos were awarded in other categories, hence there can be no "Retro Hugo" for 1957 awarded in 2007. Worldcon, a. ...

Year
(awarded)
Winner Other nominees
1954

(2004) 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Fahrenheit 451
by Ray Bradbury
1951

(2001) This article is about the novel. ... Ray Douglas Bradbury (born August 22, 1920) is an American fantasy, horror, science fiction, and mystery writer best known for The Martian Chronicles, a 1950 book which has been described both as a short story collection and a novel, and his 1953 dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451. ... The Caves of Steel is a book by Isaac Asimov. ... Isaac Asimov, Ph. ... 1968 edition of Childhoods End Childhoods End is a science fiction novel by Sir Arthur C. Clarke. ... Sir Arthur Charles Clarke (born December 16, 1917) is a British author and inventor, most famous for his science-fiction novel 2001: A Space Odyssey, and for collaborating with director Stanley Kubrick on the film of the same name. ... Elong This territory of Elong is a terratiory of 3 species 1. ... Harry Clement Stubbs (May 30, 1922 - October 29, 2003), better known by the pen name Hal Clement, was an American science fiction writer, a leader of the subgenre hard science fiction. ... More Than Human is a novel by Theodore Sturgeon. ... Theodore Sturgeon (February 26, 1918 Staten Island, New York – May 8, 1985) was an American science fiction author. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ...

Farmer in the Sky
by Robert A. Heinlein
1946

(1996) Farmer In The Sky is a 1950 science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein about a boy who emigrates to Jupiters moon Ganymede, which is in the process of being terraformed, and who creates a farm out of gravel. ... This article is becoming very long. ... Pebble in the Sky - science fiction novel by Isaac Asimov, published in 1950. ... Isaac Asimov, Ph. ... The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a fantasy novel for children by C. S. Lewis. ... Clive Staples Lewis (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963), commonly referred to as C. S. Lewis, was a Northern Irish author and scholar. ... The Lensman series is a serial science fiction space opera by E. E. Smith. ... Gray Lensman in Astounding Oct. ... The Dying Earth is a collection of loosely connected short stories by Jack Vance. ... Jack Vance John Holbrook Vance (b. ... 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ...

The Mule
by Isaac Asimov
(republished as Part II of Foundation and Empire)

The Mule is a fictional character from Isaac Asimovs Foundation Series. ... Isaac Asimov, Ph. ... Foundation and Empire is a novel written by Isaac Asimov in 1952. ... Edmond Hamilton (November 21, 1904 - February 1, 1977) began writing science fiction with the story The Monster God of Mamurth in 1928. ... This article is about the C.S. Lewis novel. ... Clive Staples Lewis (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963), commonly referred to as C. S. Lewis, was a Northern Irish author and scholar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... First edition by Simon & Schuster. ... Alfred Elton van Vogt (April 26, 1912 – January 26, 2000) was a Canadian-born science fiction author who was one of the most prolific, yet complex, writers of the mid-twentieth century Golden Age of the genre. ...

See also

Hugo Award
Fiction

Novel - Novella - Novelette - Short Story Winners of the Nebula Award for Best Novel. ... The 2005 Hugo Award with base designed by Deb Kosiba. ... Winners of the Hugo Award for best novella. ... // About this award According to Article 3. ... // About this award According to Article 3. ...

Dramatic Presentation

Long Form - Short Form (united until 2002) The Hugo Awards are given annually by members of the World Science Fiction Convention for the best science fiction or fantasy works. ... The Hugo Awards are given annually by members of the World Science Fiction Convention for the best science fiction or fantasy works. ... The Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation is one of the annual Hugo Award categories, presented by members of the World Science Fiction Convention. ...

Non-Fiction

Non-Fiction Book / Related Book Winners of the Hugo Award for best non-fiction book. ... Winners of the Hugo Award for best related book (previously best non-fiction). ...

Fanac

Fanzine - Fan Artist - Fan Writer Hugo Award for Best Fanzine. ... Hugo Award for Best Fan Artist. ... Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer. ...

Pro's ac

Semiprozine - Professional Artist - Professional Editor Hugo Award for Best Semiprozine. ... Hugo Award for Best Professional Artist. ... Hugo Award for Best Professional Editor. ...

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hugo award - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com (564 words)
The Hugo Award is given every year for the best science fiction or fantasy stories of the previous year, and for related areas in fandom, art and dramatic presentation.
The Hugo Award itself was co-designed by longtime SF fan and booster Benedict Jablonski who based the trophy on a rocket-shaped hood ornament from an Oldsmobile 88.
While "bests" had been voted upon at all conventions there were no awards until the 11th Worldcon (Philadelphia, 1953) and this was, at the time, considered a one-time event.
Hugo Award - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1008 words)
Hugo Award nominees and winners are chosen by members of the annual World Science Fiction Convention ("Worldcon").
The Hugo Award trophy was co-designed by longtime SF fan and booster Benedict Jablonski who based the trophy on a rocket-shaped hood ornament from an Oldsmobile 88.
The awards also sparked controversy in 2004 when the prize for Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form was given to a joke awards show acceptance speech featuring Gollum from The Lord of the Rings over acclaimed episodes of Firefly, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Smallville.
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