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homosexual

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Synonyms for queen

the only fertile female in a colony of social insects such as bees and ants and termites

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something personified as a woman who is considered the best or most important of her kind

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a competitor who holds a preeminent position

one of four face cards in a deck bearing a picture of a queen

(chess) the most powerful piece

an especially large mole rat and the only member of a colony of naked mole rats to bear offspring which are sired by only a few males

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promote to a queen, as of a pawn in chess

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become a queen

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Previous Ellery Queen winners include Joe Meyers of the Connecticut Post/Hearst Media News Group, Kate Stine and Brian Skupin, co-publishers of Mystery Scene Magazine, Carolyn Marino, Vice President/Executive Editor, Harper Collins, and Ed Gorman.
Boland (Dell Magazines) "Tomorrow's Dead" - Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine by David Dean (Dell Magazines) "The Adakian Eagle" - Down These Strange Streets by Bradley Denton (Penguin Group USA - Ace Books) "Lord John and the Plague of Zombies" - Down These Strange Streets by Diana Gabaldon (Penguin Group USA - Ace Books) "The Case of Death and Honey" - A Study in Sherlock by Neil Gaiman (Random House Publishing Group - Bantam Books) "The Man Who Took His Hat Off to the Driver of the Train," - Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine by Peter Turnbull (Dell Magazines)
A Good Man of Business" - Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine by David Ingram (Dell Magazines)
BEST SHORT STORY "The Scent of Lilacs" - Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine by Doug Allyn (Dell Magazines)
FISH MEMORIAL AWARD "Skyler Hobbs and the Rabbit Man" - Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine by Evan Lewis (Dell Magazines)
Greenberg is the recipient of the Milford Award for lifetime achievement in science fiction editing, The Ellery Queen Award for lifetime achievement in mystery editing, and the Bram Stoker Award for lifetime achievement in supernatural horror editing -- the only person in publishing history to have won all three of these honors.
June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: The author of 22 novels, Jeffrey Deaver has been nominated for six Edgar Awards from the Mystery Writers of America, an Anthony award, a Gumshoe Award and is a three-time recipient of the Ellery Queen Readers Award for Best Short Story of the Year.
Shows like Just Good Friends, Top of The Pops and Ellery Queen proved very popular.
The Ellery Queen Award was established in 1983 to honor "outstanding writing teams and outstanding people in the mystery-publishing industry.