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Encyclopedia > Hugo Award for Best Related Book

The Hugo Awards are given annually by members of the World Science Fiction Convention 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. ... Worldcon, a. ... 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 related book (previously best non-fiction). This award category is defined in Article 3.3.5 of the Constitution of the World Science Fiction Society as a work, "which is either non-fiction or, if fictional, is noteworthy primarily for aspects other than the fictional text". Awards given in one year are for works released during the previous calendar year. The 2005 Hugo Award with base designed by Deb Kosiba. ... Winners of the Hugo Award for best non-fiction book. ...

Contents

Winners and other nominees

  • 2007:
    • About Writing: Seven Essays, Four Letters, and Five Interviews
      Samuel R. Delany
    • Cover Story: The Art of John Picacio
      John Picacio
    • Heinlein's Children: The Juveniles
      Joseph T. Major
    • James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon
      by Julie Phillips
    • Worldcon Guest of Honor Speeches
      edited by Mike Resnick & Joe Siclari
  • 2006:Storyteller: Writing Lessons and More from 27 Years of the Clarion Writers' Workshop
    by Kate Wilhelm
    • Transformations: The Story of the Science Fiction Magazines from 1950 to 1970
      by Mike Ashley
    • The SFX Column
      by David Langford
    • Science Fiction Quotations
      by Gary Westfahl
    • Soundings, Reviews 1992-1996
      by Gary K. Wolfe
  • 2003: Better to Have Loved: The Life of Judith Merril
    by Judith Merril & Emily Pohl-Weary
    • Dragonhenge by Bob Eggleton & John Grant
    • Spectrum 9: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art
      edited by Cathy Fenner & Arnie Fenner
    • The Battle of the Sexes in Science Fiction by Justine Larbalestier
    • Bradbury: An Illustrated Life by Jerry Weist

This category replaced the best non-fiction (awarded 1980 to 1998). 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the Anno Domini era. ... Samuel Ray Delany, Jr. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... Kate Wilhelm (born 1928) is a writer who has written material including science fiction, mysteries, and fantasy. ... Mike Ashley is a radio presenter for 100. ... David Langford David Langford (born April 10, 1953, in Newport, Monmouthshire) is a British science fiction author and critic. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Edward James is Professor of Medieval History at University College, Dublin. ... Farah Mendlesohn is a British academic and writer on science fiction. ... Xero was the title of a science fiction fanzine published from 1960 to 1963 by Dick and Pat Lupoff. ... Richard Allen Lupoff was born on February 21, 1935. ... William Tenn is the pseudonym for the science fiction work of Philip Klass (born May 9, 1920). ... Frank Patrick Herbert (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was a critically acclaimed and commercially successful American science fiction author. ... Brian Herbert (born 1947) is an American author. ... Born in Bournville, Birmingham, UK on 10 April 1936, David A. Hardy is the longest-established living space artist, having illustrated his first book in 1954. ... Sir Patrick Moore presenting The Sky at Night, October 2005 Sir Patrick Alfred Caldwell-Moore, CBE, HonFRS, FRAS (born 4 March 1923), known as Patrick Moore, is an English amateur astronomer who has attained legendary status in British astronomy as a long-running writer, organizer and presenter of the subject. ... Peter Weston is an influential British science fiction fan. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Chesley Awards were established in 1985 by the [[Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists]] to recognize individual works and achievements during a given year. ... John [Frederick] Clute is a Canadian born author and critic who lives in Britain. ... Frank Patrick Herbert (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was a critically acclaimed and commercially successful American science fiction author. ... Brian Herbert (born 1947) is an American author. ... The Thackery T Lambshead Pocket Guide to Eccentric & Discredited Diseases (2003) is an anthology of fantasy medical conditions edited by Jeff VanderMeer and Mark Roberts, and published by Night Shade Books. ... Jeffrey Scott VanderMeer (July 7, 1968—) is an American writer, although he has pursued careers in editing and publishing. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, the lead section of this article may need to be expanded. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Judith Merril (January 21, 1923, New York, New York - September 12, 1997, Canada) was an North American science fiction author and anthologist. ... Bob Eggleton (born September 13, 1960) is a science fiction and fantasy artist. ... Justine Larbalestier (variously pronounced Lar-bal-est-ee-er, Lar-bal-est-ee-air, or Lar-bal-est-ee-ay) is an Australian author of young adult fiction, best known for her Magic or Madness trilogy: Magic or Madness, Magic Lessons and the forthcoming Magics Child. ... Ray Douglas Bradbury (born August 22, 1920) is an American literary, 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. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Chesley Bonestell (1888-1986) was a painter, designer, and illustrator. ... Ron Miller can refer to three different people: Ron W. Miller is the son-in-law of Walt Disney and was CEO and president of Walt Disney Productions in the 1970s and 80s. ... Richard Powers (born June 18, 1957) is a novelist whose works explore the effects of modern science and technology. ... Howard and Jane Frank are the owners of the Frank Collection of science fiction art and fantasy art, i. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... J. R. R. Tolkien in 1916. ... Thomas Alan Shippey (born 1943) is a scholar of medieval literature, including Anglo-Saxon England, and of modern fantasy and science fiction, in particular the works of J. R. R. Tolkien, about whom he has written several scholarly studies. ... Gardner Dozois (born July 23, 1947) is an American science fiction author and editor. ... At the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August 2005 Michael Swanwick (born November 18, 1950) is an American science fiction author. ... 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Bob Eggleton (born September 13, 1960) is a science fiction and fantasy artist. ... Terence David John Pratchett OBE (born April 28, 1948, in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England[1]) is an English fantasy author, best known for his Discworld series. ... Andrew M. Butler is a British academic who teaches film, media and cultural studies at Canterbury Christ Church University. ... Edward James is Professor of Medieval History at University College, Dublin. ... Farah Mendlesohn is a British academic and writer on science fiction. ... Robert Anson Heinlein (July 7, 1907 – May 8, 1988) was one of the most popular, influential, and controversial authors of hard science fiction. ... 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. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Frank M. Robinson (born 1926) is a science fiction and techno-thriller writer. ... Neil Richard Gaiman () (born November 10, 1960, Portchester, Hampshire) is an English author of numerous science fiction and fantasy works, including many graphic novels. ... Yoshitaka Amano (天野 喜孝 Amano Yoshitaka, originally 天野 嘉孝 (pronounced the same), born July 28, 1952) is a Japanese artist, best known for his illustrations for Vampire Hunter D and for his character designs for the video game series Final Fantasy. ... Terence David John Pratchett OBE (born April 28, 1948, in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England[1]) is an English fantasy author, best known for his Discworld series. ... Ian Stewart, FRS (b. ... Jack Cohen is a reproductive biologist at the University of Warwick, England. ... Bruce Schneier Bruce Schneier (born January 15, 1963) is an American cryptographer, computer security specialist, and writer. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... The Dreams Our Stuff Is Made Of: How Science Fiction Conquered the World (1998, ISBN 0684824051) is a somewhat sardonic overview of the interactions between science fiction and the real world, written by Thomas M. Disch, a noted author in the field. ... Thomas M. Disch Thomas Michael Disch (Born February 2, 1940) is an American science fiction author and poet. ... 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. ... Everett Franklin Bleiler (born 1920) is an editor and bibliographer of science fiction and Fantasy. ... Howard DeVore (May 26, 1925 - December 31, 2005) was an American archivist and active volunteer in science fiction fandom. ... John Stewart Williamson (April 29, 1908 – November 10, 2006), who wrote as Jack Williamson (and occasionally under the pseudonym Will Stewart) was a U.S. writer considered by many the Dean of Science Fiction. [1] // Williamson spent his early childhood in western Texas. ... Winners of the Hugo Award for best non-fiction book. ...


The "Retro Hugos"

(awarded 50 or 75 years after years in which World Conventions didn't give awards) It has been suggested that World Science Fiction Society be merged into this article or section. ...

1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Wernher von Braun stands at his desk in the Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama in May 1964, with models of rockets developed and in progress. ... Fred Lawrence Whipple (November 5, 1906–August 30, 2004) was an American astronomer. ... Willy Ley (October 2, 1906 - June 24, 1969) was a science writer and space advocate who helped popularise rocketry and spaceflight in Germany and the United States in the early-mid twentieth century. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Reginald Bretnor (July 30, 1911 - July 22, 1992) was science fiction author, born Alfred Reginald Kahn. ... L. Sprague de Camp from the cover of Time and Chance: an Autobiography, Donald M. Grant, 1996 Lyon Sprague de Camp, (November 27, 1907, New York City – November 6, 2000, Plano, Texas) was an American science fiction and fantasy author. ...

See also

Hugo Award
Fiction

Novel - Novella - Novelette - Short Story The 2005 Hugo Award with base designed by Deb Kosiba. ... The Hugo Awards are given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works. ... The Hugo Awards are given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works. ... The Hugo Awards are given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works. ... The Hugo Awards are given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works. ...

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. ...

Fanac

Fanzine - Fan Artist - Fan Writer Fanac is a fan slang term (constructed from FANnish ACtivities) for activities within the realm of science fiction fandom. ... Hugo Award for Best Fanzine. ... Hugo Award for Best Fan Artist. ... Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer. ...

Professionals' activities

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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