Doctor Who, Moon win Hugo Awards, plus rare tie for Best Novel

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Dec 14, 2012

The 2010 Hugo Awards were handed out this morning (well, last night, for them) in Australia and included a rare tie in the Best Novel category. The double honor went to China Miéville for The City & The City and Paolo Bacigalupi for The Windup Girl, while Doctor Who and Moon also picked up rocket trophies.

Here's the full list of winners:

Best Novel: TIE: The City & The City, China Miéville (Del Rey; Macmillan UK); The Windup Girl, Paolo Bacigalupi (Night Shade)

Best Novella: "Palimpsest," Charles Stross (Wireless; Ace, Orbit)

Best Novelette: "The Island," Peter Watts (The New Space Opera 2; Eos)

Best Short Story: "Bridesicle," Will McIntosh (Asimov's 1/09)

Best Related Book: This Is Me, Jack Vance! (Or, More Properly, This is "I"), Jack Vance (Subterranean)

Best Graphic Story: Girl Genius, Volume 9: Agatha Heterodyne and the Heirs of the Storm, written by Kaja and Phil Foglio; art by Phil Foglio; colors by Cheyenne Wright (Airship Entertainment)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form: Moon, screenplay by Nathan Parker; story by Duncan Jones; directed by Duncan Jones (Liberty Films)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form: Doctor Who: "The Waters of Mars," written by Russell T Davies & Phil Ford; directed by Graeme Harper (BBC Wales)

Best Editor, Short Form: Patrick Nielsen Hayden

Best Editor, Long Form: Ellen Datlow

Best Professional Artist: Shaun Tan

Best Semiprozine: Clarkesworld, edited by Neil Clarke, Sean Wallace, & Cheryl Morgan

Best Fan Writer: Frederik Pohl

Best Fanzine: StarShipSofa, edited by Tony C. Smith

Best Fan Artist: Brad W. Foster

And the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer (presented by Dell Magazines): Seanan McGuire

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