The Hugo Awards, widely considered the most prestigious science fiction and fantasy prizes, were announced Friday, with female authors dominating and N.K. Jemisin winning the best novel award for the second year in a row. Jemisin, who became the first black author to win the Hugo’s best novel award...
The 2017 Hugo Award winners were announced in Helsinki, reports io9. For the second year in a row N.K. Jemisin came away with the best novel prize for her latest, The Obelisk Gate, and Ursula K. Le Guin (whom we interviewed a few years...Show More Summary
The World Science Fiction Convention names its picks for the best writing in science fiction.
This year's Hugo Award winners have been announced, and the prizes overwhelmingly went to brilliant women like NK Jemisin and Seanan McGuire, to the eminent satisfaction of all those who saw the right-wing, misogynist, racist campaign...Show More Summary
The most prestigious awards in science fiction had their 2017 ceremony today, at WorldCon 75 in Helsinki, Finland -- and just like last year, female creatives have swept some of the biggest awards of the event. More »
Despite technical difficulties on the official stream, we found one that's working. Let's watch people win science fiction and fantasy's biggest honor at Worldcon 75.
How one of the city’s top chefs went from homeless to Beard Award winner On the latest episode of Cooking in America, host Sheldon Simeon heads to Houston to meet one of the city’s most dynamic chefs: Hugo Ortega, who’s putting the Oaxacan...Show More Summary
The 2017 James Beard Award winner is going national After what has already been a giant year for Chef Hugo Ortega, the Xochi and Hugo’s owner may have just scored his most exciting deal yet in a new San Francisco collaboration with megastar...Show More Summary
You can now download Ada Palmer's Too Like the Lightning for only 2.99$ here. There is a price match in Canada.Here's the blurb:Compton Crook 35th Award winner and shortlisted candidate for the 2017 Hugo Award Best Novel category, Ada...Show More Summary
The hits just keep coming for the James Beard Award winner After winning a James Beard Award earlier this year, Eater roving critic Bill Addison has named Chef Hugo Ortega’s Xochi one of the best new restaurants in the country. In Addison’s latest yearly round-up of the country’s finest newly-opened eateries, Xochi has earned a spot on the list. Show More Summary
Orbit is celebrating its 10th year of publishing in the USA and they're having a big ebook sale. You can now get your hands on N.K. Jemisin's The Fifth Season, recent Hugo award winner, for only 2.99$ here. There is a price match in Canada.Here's the blurb:THIS IS THE WAY THE WORLD ENDS... Show More Summary
"praised Chávez for distributing his favorite book rather than food to his starving people"
FPT North America announced an exclusive partnership with marine distributor Motor-Services Hugo Stamp, Inc. (MSHS), an FPT distributor partner since 2005. FPT awarded MSHS the North American territory, which includes all of the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
“The Forever War” is a book that many thinks is one of the best Sci-Fi novels of all time. The novel won both the Hugo and Nebual awards, and for those who’ve never read it, can be yours today (Kindle edition) for just $1.99. In this...Show More Summary
The sequel to and the conclusion of the Hugo Award nominated Saucer Country! IDW Publishing's Saucer State #1 by Paul Cornell & Ryan Kelly. The post Saucer State #1 appeared first on CBR.
Season 3 of Fargo is only two episodes in, and it's already shaping up to be a treasure trove of easter eggs for the science fiction enthusiast. No, I'm not talking about the Hugo Award (or the "Golden Planet," I...
George R.R. Martin was just 26 when he won the Hugo Award for Best Novella, an impressive feat for such a young writer. But he was published in print over a decade before that ? in the fan mail section of “Fantastic Four #17.” In anShow More Summary
More than fifteen years after the publication of Neil Gaiman‘s Hugo and Nebula Award winning novel American Gods, Starz broadcast the first episode of the television adaptation today. Though it’s still incredibly recent, advanced previews are already getting great reviews, from long time fans of the book and people coming to the series with fresh […]
Noah Hawley's Fargo returned to TV this past week and already is setting up questions that will define the season. As we know from previous seasons, not all of these questions will get answered. We only have the most basic...
The Hugo Awards nominations were released this week, featuring some of the best and brightest works in science fiction and fantasy— most of which are relatively well known. Then, there’s one nominee for Best Novelette, a short story hardly anyone had even heard of... until now. It’s called Alien Stripper Boned From… Read more...