The Arrival by Shaun Tan (Lothian) has been nominated for yet another award, this time in the United States.
The Arrival has been nominated for a Hugo in the official awards of the World Science Fiction Society, which are open to sci-fi, fantasy and horror titles.
Tan’s graphic novel has been nominated in the ‘best related book’ category for a title ‘which is related to science fiction, fantasy or fandom but does not qualify for any of the fiction categories.’
Tan himself has also been nominated in the ‘best professional artist’ category.
The awards are announced on 9 August at the 66th World Science Fiction Convention. For a full list of the nominations visit the Hugo Awards website