N.K. Jemisin is the first author to win the Hugo Award for best novel for a third year in a row.
The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America presented the 52nd annual Nebula Awards Saturday in Pittsburgh.
The Hugo Awards celebrate achievement in science fiction and fantasy as recognized by members of the World Science Fiction Society.
Nebula Awards will be presented in May at the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America's annual conference in Pittsburgh.
The 2016 Hugo Award winners were announced Saturday at MidAmericon in Kansas City, Mo.