The 2013 Hugo Award Nominees. - Put on your red shirt, renew your blogging license, and swallow some alien bacteria! It’s time for our annual read of the five Hugo Award nominees for best novel. We liked some of them, we hated some of them, but we talked about all of them! But beware: The diabolical eyes of the Centers for Disease Control are watching us all. Host Jason Snell with Dan Moren, Glenn Fleishman, Monty Ashley and Scott McNulty.