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Neil Gaiman, Joss Whedon win Hugo Awards in Montreal

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Dec 14, 2012, 3:54 PM EST

The Hugo Awards were presented last night at Anticipation, the 67th Worldcon. The ceremony was held at the Palais de Congrès in Montreal, Québec.

The winners were:

Best Novel: The Graveyard Book, Neil Gaiman (HarperCollins; Bloomsbury UK)

Best Novella: "The Erdmann Nexus," Nancy Kress (Asimov's, Oct./Nov. 2008)

Best Novelette: "Shoggoths in Bloom," Elizabeth Bear (Asimov's, Mar. 2008)

Best Short Story: "Exhalation," Ted Chiang (Eclipse Two)

Best Related Book: Your Hate Mail Will Be Graded: A Decade of Whatever, 1998-2008, John Scalzi (Subterranean Press)

Best Graphic Story: Girl Genius, Volume 8: Agatha Heterodyne and the Chapel of Bones, written by Kaja & Phil Foglio, art by Phil Foglio, colors by Cheyenne Wright (Airship Entertainment)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form: WALL-E, Andrew Stanton & Pete Docter, story; Andrew Stanton & Jim Reardon, screenplay; Andrew Stanton, director (Pixar/Walt Disney)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form: Doctor Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, Joss Whedon, & Zack Whedon, & Jed Whedon, & Maurissa Tancharoen, writers; Joss Whedon, director (Mutant Enemy)

Best Editor Short Form: Ellen Datlow

Best Editor Long Form: David G. Hartwell

Best Professional Artist: Donato Giancola

Best Semiprozine: Weird Tales, edited by Ann VanderMeer & Stephen H. Segal

Best Fan Writer: Cheryl Morgan

Best Fanzine: Electric Velocipede, edited by John Klima

Best Fan Artist: Frank Wu

Several other awards which were not Hugos were also presented as part of the ceremony:

The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer: David Anthony Durham.

The Big Heart Award: Andrew Porter

The First Fandom Hall of Fame Award: James Gunn and Ben Indick.

The First Fandom Posthumous Hall of Fame Award: Walt Daugherty

The Sam Moskowitz Award for Excellence in Collecting: Joe Wrzos

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