Ian McHugh

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Ian McHugh
Ian McHugh.jpg
Nationality Australian
Genre Speculative short fiction
Notable awards Aurealis Award
Best fantasy short story
2009 "Once a Month, On a Sunday"
Writers of the Future
Grand prize
2008 "Bitter Dreams"
Website
ianmchugh.wordpress.com

Ian McHugh is an Australian writer of speculative short fiction.

Biography[edit]

McHugh's first story was published in 2004, entitled "The Alchemical Automaton Blues" which was published in Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine #15.[1] His first win came with his story "Bitter Dreams" which won the 2008 Writers of the Future grand prize.[2] It was also a nominee for the writers of the Future 3rd quarter at the same awards and was a short-list nominee for the 2008 Aurealis Award for best horror short story.[2] In 2009 McHugh's "Once a Month, On a Sunday" was a joint-winner for the 2009 Aurealis Award for best fantasy short story.[3] McHugh currently lives in Canberra, Australia and is a member of the Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild.[4]

Bibliography[edit]

Short fiction[edit]

Source: ISFDB, ianmchugh.wordpress.com

Awards and nominations[edit]

Aurealis Awards[2]

Writers of the Future[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bibliography: The Alchemical Automaton Blues". ISFDB. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 
  2. ^ a b c d "The Locus Index to SF Awards: Index of Literary Nominees: Page 89". Locus Online. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 
  3. ^ "Aurealis Awards 2009 Fantasy Short Story: Judges’ Report" (PDF). Aurealis Awards. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-07. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 
  4. ^ "About". ianmchugh.wordpress.com. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 

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