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Posts Tagged ‘Kij Johnson’

Read the Best Science Fiction of the Year

The 2012 Hugo Award winners have been revealed, honoring the best science fiction and fantasy writing of the year. 1,922 ballots were cast during the voting process.

Below, we’ve linked to free samples of all the winners–including the complete text of the winning novella, novelette, short story and graphic story. Be sure to check out John DeNardo‘s SF Signal blog, winner of the best fanzine award.

Here’s more about the awards:  “The 2012 Hugo Award winners were announced on Sunday evening, September 2, at the at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago. The ceremony was hosted by Chicon 7 Toastmaster John Scalzi.”

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Mediabistro Course

Novel Writing: Editing Your Draft

Novel Writing: Editing Your DraftStarting July 16, workshop your novel in-progress with a published author! Erika Mailman's course will function as a workshop, with the emphasis on sharing your work for review and providing critiques for your peers. By the end of this class you'll have up to 75 pages of you novel workshopped and developed patterns to improve your writing. Register now! 

Paolo Bacigalupi Wins Best Novel at Nebula Awards

sfwa.pngOver the weekend, Paolo Bacigalupi won best novel at the 2010 Nebula Awards for The Windup Girl. In addition, Kij Johnson won the short story award for “Spar.”

Hosted by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers Association, the winners were revealed at the Nebula Awards Banquet in Florida on Saturday. More awards after the jump…

Best Novelette: Sinner, Baker, Fabulist, Priest; Red Mask, Black Mask, Gentleman, Beast by Eugie Foster

Bradbury Award for Best Dramatic Production: District 9 by Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell (Via Tor.com)

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