The nominees for the 2014 Hugo for Best Novel are:
- Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie.
- Parasite by Mira Grant
- The Wheel of Time (14 book series starting with The Eye of the World) by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson.
Retro-Hugo Nominees for the year 1939 were also announced:
- Carson of Venus by Edgar Rice Burroughs.
- Galactic Patrol by E.E. Smith.
- The Legion of Time by Jack Williamson
- Out of the Silent Planet by C.S. Lewis.
- The Sword in the Stone by T.H White.
There were other nominee announcements we were excited by as well.
We were intrigued by one of the Best Novelette Retro-Hugo nominations…
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Raymond Palmer, an eccentric early sci-fi pioneer, (also famous for his namesake, the Atom’s alter-ego) and subject of the biography The Man from Mars was nominated for the 1939 Retro-Hugo for best editor, short form.
John Joseph Adams, the editor of The Mad Scientist’s Guide to World Domination and other great anthologies was nominated for best editor, short form.