The 2004 Hugos have been awarded. Best novel goes to the only nominated work I didn’t get around to reviewing….

Best Novel: Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold

Best Novella: “The Cookie Monster” by Vernor Vinge

Best Novelette: “Legions in Time” by Michael Swanwick

Best Short Story: “A Study in Emerald” by Neil Gaiman

Best Related Book: The Chesley Awards for Science Fiction and Fantasy Art: A Retrospective by John Grant, Elizabeth L. Humphrey, and Pamela D. Scoville

Best Professional Editor: Gardner Dozois

Best Professional Artist: Bob Eggleton

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form – Gollum’s Acceptance Speech at the 2003 MTV Movie Awards

Best Semi-Prozine: Locus, Charles N. Brown, Jennifer A. Hall, and Kirsten Gong-Wong, eds.

Best Fanzine: Emerald City, Cheryl Morgan, ed.

Best Fan Writer: Dave Langford

Best Fan Artist: Frank Wu