The Long List of Retro Hugo Awards, 1954

(Presented in 2004 at Noreascon 4 [Boston, Massachusetts; September 2–6, 2004])

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Best Novel

Winner:Fahrenheit 451 (alt: The Fireman) by Ray Bradbury [Ballantine, 1953]
2Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke [Ballantine, 1953]
3Mission of Gravity by Hal Clement [Astounding Apr,May,Jun,Jul 1953]
4The Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov [Galaxy Oct,Nov,Dec 1953]
5More Than Human by Theodore Sturgeon [Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1953; Ballantine, 1953]

Best Novella

Winner:"A Case of Conscience" by James Blish [If Sep 1953]
2"Three Hearts and Three Lions" by Poul Anderson [F&SF Sep,Oct 1953]
3"...And My Fear Is Great..." by Theodore Sturgeon [Beyond Fantasy Fiction Jul 1953]
4"Un-Man" by Poul Anderson [Astounding Jan 1953]
5"The Rose" by Charles L. Harness [Authentic SF Monthly Mar 1953]
Withdrawn - Official Publication in a Previous Year:
"Daughters of Earth" by Judith Merril [The Petrified Planet, 1952]

Best Novelette

Winner:"Earthman, Come Home" by James Blish [Astounding Nov 1953]
2"Second Variety" by Philip K. Dick [Space Science Fiction May 1953]
3"The Adventure of the Misplaced Hound" by Poul Anderson and Gordon R. Dickson [Universe Dec 1953]
4"Sam Hall" by Poul Anderson [Astounding Aug 1953]
5"The Wall Around the World" by Theodore R. Cogswell [Beyond Fantasy Fiction Sep 1953]

Best Short Story

Winner:"The Nine Billion Names of God" by Arthur C. Clarke [Star Science Fiction Stories #1 ed. by Frederik Pohl (Ballantine), 1953]
2"It's a Good Life" by Jerome Bixby [Star Science Fiction Stories #2 ed. by Frederik Pohl (Ballantine), 1953]
3"Star Light, Star Bright" by Alfred Bester [F&SF Jul 1953]
4"A Saucer of Loneliness" by Theodore Sturgeon [Galaxy Feb 1953]
5"Seventh Victim" by Robert Sheckley [Galaxy Apr 1953]

Best Related Book

Winner:Conquest of the Moon by Wernher von Braun, Fred L. Whipple, and Willy Ley [Viking Press, 1953]
2Science-Fiction Handbook by L. Sprague de Camp [Hermitage, 1953]
3Modern Science Fiction: Its Meaning and Its Future by Reginald Bretnor [Coward-McCann, 1953]

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form

Insufficient Nominations - Category Canceled

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form

Winner:The War of the Worlds (1953) [Paramount] Screenplay by Barré Lyndon; Directed by Byron Haskin; based on the novel by H. G. Wells
2"Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century" (1953) [Warner Brothers] Written by Michael Maltese; Directed by Chuck Jones
3It Came from Outer Space (1953) [Universal] Screenplay by Harry Essex; Story by Ray Bradbury; Directed by Jack Arnold
4The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953) [Mutual Pictures/Warner Brothers] Screenplay by Fred Freiberger, Eugène Lourié, Louis Morheim, and Robert Smith; Directed by Eugène Lourié; based on the story by Ray Bradbury
5Invaders from Mars (1953) [National Pictures/20th Century Fox] Screenplay by Richard Blake; Story by John Tucker Battle; Directed by William Cameron Menzies

Best Professional Editor

Winner:John W. Campbell, Jr.
2Frederik Pohl
3Donald A. Wollheim
4Anthony Boucher
5H. L. Gold

Best Professional Artist

Winner:Chesley Bonestell
2Frank Kelly Freas
3Virgil Finlay
4Ed Emshwiller
5Richard Powers

Best Semi-Prozine

Insufficient Nominations - Category Canceled

Best Fanzine

Winner:Slant ed. by Walter Willis and art editor James White
2Science Fiction Newsletter ed. by Bob Tucker (aka: Wilson Tucker)
3Quandry ed. by Lee Hoffman
4Hyphen ed. by Chuck Harris and Walt Willis
5Sky Hook ed. by Redd Boggs

Best Fan Writer

Winner:Bob Tucker (aka: Wilson Tucker)
2Walter A. Willis
3James White
4Lee Hoffman
5Redd Boggs

Best Fan Artist

Insufficient Nominations - Category Canceled

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