The results are in. The best (non sci-fi/non fantasy/non horror) speculative fiction novel is....
It was surprising. Watership Down never got out of third or fourth place until my 48 hour extension. Then, suddenly, it shot into the lead.
Rabbits are built for sprints, I guess.
Better yet, it seems like all the ties ended up being broken one way or another. Even the weeks long dead heat in the middle of the poll finally got broken up in these last couple of days.
I also want to thank so many of you for participating. Even at three votes each, at least 120+ people voted in our poll. That's incredible! Our polls are really getting interesting.
So stay tuned in the next couple of hours for the new poll to go up. And if you haven't made any nominations or seconded others for the BEST CLASSIC SCIENCE FICTION AUTHOR, you still have time to get over there and help shape December's poll.