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The site is arranged around the most influential best/ first novel awards in the field with complete listings of winners and nominees for hugo, nebula, bsfa, mythopoeic, locus sf, august derleth, campbell, wfa, locus f, prometheus, locus fn, pkd, clarke, stoker, aurealis sf, aurealis f, aurealis h, locus.
now, for the first time, the best of the locus awards for short fiction are gathered in one volume. the worldcon, conzealand, will present retrospective hugo awards for the year 1945, for works of science fiction and fantasy first published or appearing in 1944, according to an announcement posted on the conzealand web site.