1956 Best Novelette Hugo

The 1956 Best Novelette Hugo was presented September 3 at Nycon II. This third year of the Hugos there was for the first time a shortlist of nominees, with the winner selected by voting by the members of the convention.

Winner: "Exploration Team" (alt: "Combat Team") by Murray Leinster [Astounding Mar 1956]

Runners-up (not in order):

See also: Hugo Awards, 1956 Hugo Results, 1955 Best Novelette Hugo, 1959 Best Novelette Hugo.