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2017 Hugo Award Nominations are Now Open!
The nomination period for the 2017 Hugo Awards at Worldcon 75 is now open! Nominations close at 11:59 PM Pacific Daylight Time on March 17, 2017. You must be a supporting member of MidAmeriCon II , Worldcon 75 , or Worldcon 76 to nominate.  There are a few ...

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Tell me about the good SFF you've read/watched in 2016!
I'm working on a Worldcon trip report, but in the meantime, let's start looking towards next year's Hugo Awards season! What science fiction and fantasy have you read or watched, and loved, this year? I'm specifically looking for works that were first publi...

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2016 Final Hugo Award Nominees - With Links to Free Fiction!
The ballot is out for the 2016 Hugo Awards . You too can join Worldcon and vote! It's fun! YOU TOO can shape the Hugo Awards going forward! You need only buy a supporting membership in this year's World Science Fiction Convention and you get to vote in the ...

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The Aeronaut's Windlass (The Cinder Spires #1) by Jim Butcher
Let the 2016 Hugo nominee reading begin! I'm starting with The Aeronaut's Windlass (The Cinder Spires #1) by Jim Butcher. This book was on both the Rabid Puppy slate and the Sad Puppies list (where it was in the top 5 books listed). I attempted to read this...

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2016 Hugo Nominees - Is it just me or does it smell like dogs in here?
Wellp. The ballot is out for the 2016 Hugo Awards . You too can join Worldcon and vote! 76% of the ballot is now claimed by the Rabid Puppies block vote slate (compare to 65% last year, after all the withdrawals); 
75% of the written fiction ballot (first ...

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Nominations are Open for the 2016 Hugo Awards!
Nominations are open for the 2016 Hugo Awards ! Science fiction and fantasy first published in 2015 is eligible - full rules here . You can nominate for the 2016 Hugo Awards if ONE of the following applies to you: You were a Supporting member (or better) of...

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Tell me which 2015 SFF is knocking your socks off! - Updated 8/31/15
I've been getting a lot of interesting recommendations, so time for an updated list! I'll post more updates periodically, as I receive more good recommendations and as I finish reading things that I love! What science fiction
and fantasy have you read or...

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The Just City - Jo Walton
The Just City , by Jo Walton This story is delightful. The goddess Athene decides to run an experiment - a real-life city based on Plato's The Republic . Athene brings 300+ adults, all intellectuals, from different times spanning thousands of years to help ...

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Tell me about the good SFF you've read/watched in 2015!
So, now that a record number of fans have shown up to prove that the group barking "You are a tiny clique trying to block us completely out of the Hugo Awards" were, in fact, the tiny clique who themselves were trying to block everybody else out of the awar...
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