The final ballot for the Sir Julius Vogel Awards 2011 can be found HERE on the SFFANZ website.
SpecFicNZ is very proud of the many members who were initially nominated, and we are thrilled that the following members made it onto the final ballot.
In the Novel Category:
Congratulations to Helen Lowe (The Heir of Night), Mary Victoria (Tymon’s Flight) and Philippa Ballantine (Geist).
In the Best Short Story Category:
Congratulations to Lee Murray (“Consumed”) and Ripley Patton (“The Future of the Sky”)
In the Best Collected Work Category:
Congratulations to Anna Caro (A Foreign Country: New Zealand Speculative Fiction), Marie Hodgkinson (2010 Semaphore Anthology), and Simon Petrie (Rare Unsigned Copy).
In the Best Artwork Category:
Congratulations to Helen Lowe and artist Peter Fitzpatrick (for his internal map of The Heir of Night), and Mary Victoria and artist Frank Victoria (for his cover art of Tymon’s Flight).
In the Best Production Category:
Congratulations to Marie Hodgkinson (Semaphore Magazine).
In the Best Fan Production Category:
Congratulations to Paul Mannering (The Cloud, and Doctor Who- Podcast).
And in the Best New Talent Category:
Congratulations to Mary Victoria for being both new and very talented.
We wish all 9 finalists success in their 14 different nominations.
Bring home the award!