The Edgar® Awards – 2016 Submissions

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This list includes all submissions received by the MWA national office as of July 22, 2015Appearance of your work on this list does not mean you have been nominated for an Edgar® Award. It only means your work has been submitted for consideration. Only the judges on each Edgar® committee determine who is nominated and who wins. Nominations will be announced on or around Edgar Allan Poe’s birthday (January 19th) in 2016.  The winners will be announced at the Edgar® Banquet on Thursday, April 28, 2016.

Best Novel

Albert, Susan Wittig, BITTERSWEET
Allan, Barbara, ANTIQUES SWAP
Atherton, Nancy, AUNT DIMITY AND THE SUMMER KING
Atkins, Ace, ROBERT B. PARKER’S KICKBACK
Atkins, Lucy, THE MISSING ONE
Axelrod, Steven, NANTUCKET FIVESPOT
Baer, Neal &, Greene, Jonathan, KILL AGAIN
Bailey, Frankie Y., WHAT THE FLY SAW
Bannalec, Jean-Luc, DEATH IN BRITTANY
Barbieri, Maggie, LIES THAT BIND
Barrett, Lorna, A FATAL CHAPTER
Beck, Glenn &, Parke, Harriet, AGENDA 21: INTO THE SHADOWS
Befeler, Mike, MYSTERY OF THE DINNER PLAYHOUSE
Berenson, Alex, TWELVE DAYS
Berry, Steve, THE PATRIOT THREAT
Bertsch, David, RIVER OF NO RETURN
Bilal, Parker, THE BURNING GATES
Billingham, Mark, TIME OF DEATH
Bilyeau, Nancy, THE TAPESTRY
Birtcher, Baron R., HARD LATITUDES
Black, Cara, MURDER ON THE CHAMP DE MARS
Blake, James Carlos, THE HOUSE OF WOLFE
Blake, Robin, THE HIDDEN MAN
Blevins, Win & Meredith, MOONLIGHT WATER
Bollen, Christopher, ORIENT
Bolton, Sharon, LITTLE BLACK LIES
Born, James O., SCENT OF MURDER
Bourne, J.L., TOMORROW WAR
Bowen, Rhys, THE EDGE OF DREAMS
Box, C.J. , ENDANGERED
Boyle, Gerry, ONCE BURNED
Brackston, P.J., GRETEL AND THE CASE OF THE MISSING FROG PRINTS
Bradley, Alan, AS THE CHIMNEY SWEEPERS COME TO DUST
Brady, Conor, JUNE OF ORDINARY MURDERS
Brekke, Jorgen, DREAMLESS
Brennan, Allison, COMPULSION
Brody, Frances, A WOMAN UNKNOWN
Brookmyre, Christopher, DEAD GIRL WALKING
Brown, Rita Mae, TAIL GAIT
Caldwell, Ian, THE FIFTH GOSPEL
Calkins, Susanna, MASQUE OF A MURDERER
Campbell, Rick, EMPIRE RISING
Carter, M.J., THE STRANGLER VINE
Casey, Jane, THE KILL
Chanter, Catherine, THE WELL
Charles, Kate, FALSE TONGUES
Childs, Laura, MING TEA MURDER
Clark, Cassandra, THE DRAGON OF HANDALE
Clarke, Richard A., PINNACLE EVENT
Clarkson, John, AMONG THIEVES
Cleeland, Anne, MURDER IN HINDSIGHT
Cleeves, Ann, THIN AIR
Clement, John, THE CAT SITTER’S WHISKERS
Coben, Harlan, THE STRANGER
Coes, Ben, INDEPENDENCE DAY
Connell, John A., RUINS OF WAR
Connolly, Sheila, PRIVY TO THE DEAD
Corby, Gary, DEATH EX MACHINA
Cotterill, Colin, SIX AND A HALF DEADLY SINS
Couto, Mia, CONFESSION OF THE LIONESS
Coyle, Matt, NIGHT TREMORS
Crompton, Richard, HELL’S GATE
Crosby, Ellen, GHOST IMAGE
Cross, Mason, THE KILLING SEASON
Cutter, Nick, THE DEEP
Daheim, Mary, THE ALPINE ZEN
Dahl, Julia, RUN YOU DOWN
Danna, Jen J. &, Vanderlaan, Ann, TWO PARTS BLOODY MURDER
de Beauvoir, Jeanette, ASYLUM
de Mariaffi, Elisabeth, THE DEVIL YOU KNOW
DeLeeuw, Brian, THE DISMANTLING
Dennison, Hannah, DEADLY DESIRES AT HONEYCHURCH HALL
DeSilva, Bruce, A SCOURGE OF VIPERS
Deverell, William, SING A WORRIED SONG
DeVita, James, A WINSOME MURDER
Doiron, Paul, THE PRECIPICE
Donoghue, Clare, NO PLACE TO DIE
DuBois, Brendan, BLOOD FOAM
Duncan, Alice, THANKSGIVING ANGELS
Duncan, Elizabeth, SLATED FOR DEATH
Dunn, Carola, SUPERFLUOUS WOMEN
Durrant, Sabine, REMEMBER ME THIS WAY
Emerson, Allan J., DEATH OF A BRIDE AND GROOM
Emery, Anne, RUINED ABBEY
Entwistle, Vaughn, THE DEAD ASSASSIN
Ephron, Hallie, NIGHT NIGHT, SLEEP TIGHT
Evans, Elizabeth, AS GOOD AS DEAD
Farrow, John, STORM MURDERS
Faye, Lyndsay , THE FATAL FLAME
Ferris, Monica, DARNED IF YOU DO
Fielding, Joy, SOMEONE IS WATCHING
Fields, Tricia, FIREBREAK
Finder, Joseph, THE FIXER
Finger, Gerrie Ferris, RUNNING WITH BLOOD
Flanders, Judith, A MURDER OF MAGPIES
Freeman, Brian, SEASON OF FEAR
Freeman, Brian, SEASON OF FEAR
Gapper, John, THE GHOST SHIFT
Gardner, Lisa, CRASH & BURN
Gazan, S.J., ARC OF THE SWALLOW
George, Nelson, THE LOST TREASURES OF R&B
Gischler, Victor, STAY
Gobbell, Phyllis, PURSUIT IN PROVENCE
Goddard, Robert, WAYS OF THE WORLD
Goldman, Ivan G., THE DEBTOR CLASS
Grady, James, LAST DAYS OF THE CONDOR
Graham, Heather, THE DEAD PLAY ON
Graves, Sarah, WINTER AT THE DOOR
Grecian, Alex, THE HARVEST MAN
Griffiths, Elly, THE GHOST FIELDS
Grimes, Linda, THE BIG FIX
Grippando, James, CANE AND ABE
Guillebeau, Michael, A STUDY IN DETAIL
Hagberg, David, RETRIBUTION
Haines, Carolyn, BONE TO BE WILD
Haldane, Sean, THE DEVIL’S MAKING
Hall, Parnell, PUZZLED INDEMNITY
Hall, Rachel Howzell, SKIES OF ASH
Handler, David, PHANTOM ANGEL
Hart, Carolyn G., DON’T GO HOME
Havill, Steven, BLOOD SWEEP
Hayes, Samantha, WHAT YOU LEFT BEHIND
Herring, Peg, HER MAJESTY’S MISCHIEF
Herron, Mick, NOBODY WALKS
Hess, Joan, PRIDE V. PREJUDICE
Hillerman, Anne, ROCK WITH WINGS
Hoag, Tami, COLD COLD HEART
Hogan, Phil, A PLEASURE AND A CALLING
Hughes, Andrew, THE CONVICTIONS OF JOHN DELAHUNT
Hunter, Stephen, I, RIPPER
Ifkovic, Ed, CAFÉ EUROPA
Iles, Greg, THE BONE TREE
Indridason, Arnaldur, REYKJAVIK NIGHTS
Jaff, Sophie, LOVE IS RED
Jance, J.A., COLD BETRAYAL
Janeway, Judith, THE MAGICIAN’S DAUGHTER
Jepson, Duncan, EMPERORS ONCE MORE
Jerkins, Grant &, Thomas, Jan, DONE IN ONE
Johnson, Craig, DRY BONES
Johnston, Tim, DESCENT
Kaaberbol, Lene, DOCTOR DEATH
Kahn, Michael A., THE SIRENA QUEST
Kallentoft, Mons, SPRING REMAINS
Kanon, Joseph, LEAVING BERLIN
Kardos, Michael, BEFORE HE FINDS HER
Kasasian, M.R.C., THE CURSE OF THE HOUSE OF FOSKETT
Kellerman, Jonathan, MOTIVE
Kelly, Mary Louise, THE BULLET
Kerr, Philip, THE LADY FROM ZAGREB
Khan, Ausma Zehanat, THE UNQUIET DEAD
Kiefer, Christian, THE ANIMALS
King, Laurie R., DREAMING SPIES
Klavan, Andrew, WEREWOLF COP
Koontz, Dean, SAINT ODD
Kosmatka, Ted, THE FLICKER MEN
Kovacs, Ed, RUSSIAN BRIDE
Kuhns, Eleanor, DEATH IN SALEM
Lamanda, Al, THIS SIDE OF MIDNIGHT
Larsen, K.J., BYE, BYE, LOVE
Laukkanen, Owen, THE STOLEN ONES
Lawson, M.A., VIKING BAY
Lehane, Dennis, WORLD GONE BY
Lemaitre, Pierre, CAMILLE
Leon, Donna, FALLING IN LOVE
Leotta, Allison, A GOOD KILLING
Lescroart, John, THE FALL
Levinson, Robert S., THE EVIL DEEDS WE DO
Lippman, Laura, HUSH HUSH
Locke, Attica, PLEASANTVILLE
Locke, Hillary Bell, COLLAR ROBBER
Loehfelm, Bill, DOING THE DEVIL’S WORK
Lynds, Gayle, THE ASSASSINS
Manzini, Antonio, BLACK RUN
Mark, David , TAKING PITY
Martine, Steve, THE ENEMY INSIDE
Mason, Jamie, MONDAY’S LIE
Masterman, Becky, FEAR THE DARKNESS
Matthews, Jason, PALACE OF TREASON
Matthews, Jeanne, WHERE THE BONES ARE BURIED
May, Peter, THE CHESS MEN
McBeth, Colette, THE LIFE I LEFT BEHIND
McCreight, Kimberly, WHERE THEY FOUND HER
McEwan, Scott, THE SNIPER AND THE WOLF
Milchman, Jenny, AS NIGHT FALLS
Miller, Susan Cummins, CHASM
Mitzner, Adam, LOSING FAITH
Morrell, David, INSPECTOR OF THE DEAD
Mosby, Steve, THE NIGHTMARE PLACE
Muller, Marcia &, Pronzini, Bill, THE BODY SNATCHERS AFFAIR
Murthy, Vasudev, SHERLOCK HOLMES, THE MISSING YEARS: JAPAN
Nelson, D-L, MURDER IN ELY
Neuhaus, Nele, THE ICE QUEEN
Norton, Carla, WHAT DOESN’T KILL HER
Oates, Joyce Carol, JACK OF SPADES
O’Mara, Tim, DEAD RED
O’Reilly, Matthew, THE GREAT ZOO OF CHINA
O’Sullivan, Kathryn, NEIGHING WITH FIRE
Palmer, Daniel, CONSTANT FEAR
Palmer, Matthew, SECRETS OF STATE
Palmer, Michael & Daniel, TRAUMA
Pelecanos, George, THE MARTINI SHOT
Pelham, Jacqueline, A PROMISE TO DIE FOR
Perry, Anne, ANGEL COURT AFFAIR
Perry, Thomas, A STRING OF BEADS
Phillips, Helen, THE BEAUTIFUL BUREAUCRAT
Pinborough, Sarah, MURDER
Pyper, Andrew, THE DAMNED
Rapp, Bill, TEARS OF INNOCENCE
Reilly, Matthew, THE TOURNAMENT
Rhodes, Kate, THE WINTER FOUNDLINGS
Riggs, Cynthia, POISON IVY
Robb, J.D., OBSESSION IN DEATH
Robotham, Michael, LIFE OR DEATH
Roby, Kinley, AN ANECDOTAL DEATH
Rollins, James &, Cantrell, Rebecca, BLOOD INFERNAL
Roy, Lori, LET ME DIE IN HIS FOOTSTEPS
Royal, Priscilla, SATAN’S LULLABY
Ryan, Vanessa A., A PALETTE FOR MURDER
Salvalaggio, Karin, BURNT RIVER
Sandford, John, GATHERING PREY
Schenkel, Andrea Maria, ICE COLD
Schultz, Emily, THE BLONDES
Scottoline, Lisa, EVERY FIFTEEN MINUTES
Sears, Michael, LONG WAY DOWN
Sedgwick, Marcus, A LOVE LIKE BLOOD
Sendker, Jan-Phillip, WHISPERING SHADOWS
Seville, Guy, THE MADAGASKAR PLAN
Seymour, Gerald, THE OUTSIDERS
Sigurdardottir, Yrsa, SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME
Simon, Clea, KITTENS CAN KILL
Skalka, Patricia, DEATH AT GILLS ROCK
Slater, Susan, HAIR OF THE DOG
Smith, Lachlan, FOX IS FRAMED
Soule, Maris, EAT CROW AND DIE
Steinhauer, Olen, ALL THE OLD KNIVES
Sternbergh, Adam, NEAR ENEMY
Stevens, Taylor, THE MASK
Swanson, Peter, THE KIND WORTH KILLING
Swierczynski, Duane, CANARY
Sykes, S.D., PLAGUE LAND
Talton, Jon, HIGH COUNTRY NOCTURNE
Tanenbaum, Robert K., TRAP
Taylor, David C., NIGHT LIFE
Tesh, Jane, JUST YOU WAIT
Thilliez, Franck, BRED TO KILL
Thomas, Diane, IN WILDERNESS
Thomas, Sam, THE WITCH HUNTER’S TALE
Thomas, Will, ANATOMY OF EVIL
Thurlo, David and Aimee, GRAVE CONSEQUENCES
Tierney, Ronald, KILLING FROST
Todd, Charles, A FINE SUMMER’S DAY
Toussaint, Maggie, BUBBA DONE IT
Tursten, Helene, THE BEIGE MAN
Unger, Lisa, CRAZY LOVE YOU
Ware, Ruth, IN A DARK, DARK WOOD
Watterson, Kate, FRACTURED
Whellams, David, THE VERDICT ON EACH MAN DEAD
White, Randy Wayne, CUBA STRAITS
Williams, Timothy, THE HONEST FOLK OF GUADELOUPE
Winspear, Jacqueline, A DANGEROUS PLACE
Wisseman, Sarah, BURNT SIENA
Wolf, Dick, THE ULTIMATUM
Woodward, Gerard, VANISHING
Yost, Ann, A STITCH IN CRIME

 

 

Best First Novel

Anderson, James, THE NEVER-OPEN DESERT DINER
Anekwe, Adolphus A., MARK OF THE BEAST
Arlen, Tessa, DEATH OF A DISHONORABLE GENTLEMAN
Barkowski, VR , A TWIST OF HATE
Cooper, Tom, THE MARAUDERS
Crawford, Susan, THE POCKET WIFE
Crockett, Bryan, LOVE’S ALCHEMY
DeWitt, Jack, DELICIOUS LITTLE TRAITOR
Dolan, Alex, THE EUTHANIST
Driggers, James, LOVESICK
Duffy, Brendan, HOUSE OF ECHOES
Dutton, Hugh, SUPPOSED TO DIE
Emory, T.W., TROUBLE IN ROOSTER PARADISE
Flett-Giordano, Anne, MARRY, KISS, KILL
Glinski, Robert, THE FRIENDSHIP OF CRIMINALS
Gordon, Alex, GIDEON
Griffin, Neal, BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT
Hamilton, Glen Erik, PAST CRIMES
Harvey, Cameron, THE EVIDENCE ROOM
Joy, David, WHERE ALL LIGHT TENDS TO GO
Kelly, Stephen, THE LANGUAGE OF THE DEAD
Kirby, Leslie Dana, THE PERFECT GAME
Kirk, Shannon, METHOD 15/33
Knoll, Jessica, LUCKIEST GIRL ALIVE
Lawrence, Mary, THE ALCHEMIST’S DAUGHTER
Lebow, Laura, THE FIGARO MURDERS
Levy, Lawrence J., SECOND STREET STATION
Levy, Robert, THE GLITTERING WORLD
Lieberman, Lisa, ALL THE WRONG PLACES
Maclean, Harry N., THE JOY OF KILLING
Miller, Jax, FREEDOM’S CHILD
Nguyen, Viet Thanh, THE SYMPATHIZER
O’Neil, Carlene, ONE FOOT IN THE GRAPE
Reardon, Bryan, FINDING JAKE
Renehan, John, THE VALLEY
Ross, Loretta, DEATH AND THE REDHEADED WOMAN
Ruud, Jay, FATAL FEAST
Sandlin, Lisa , THE DO-RIGHT
Scherm, Rebecca, UNBECOMING
Strumwasser, Stu, THE ORGAN BROKER
Turner, T.J., LINCOLN’S BODYGUARD
Turner, Tom, PALM BEACH NASTY
Verne, Deirdre, DRAWING CONCLUSIONS
Walsh, M.O., MY SUNSHINE AWAY
Womack, Gwendolyn, THE MEMORY PAINTER
Zackman, Gabra, GAME ON
Zimmer, Paul, THE MYSTERIES OF SOLDIERS GROVE

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Best Paperback/E-Book Original

Aames, Avery, AS GOUDA AS DEAD
Aarons, Kathy, TRUFFLED TO DEATH
Adams, Ellery , LEMON PIES AND LITTLE WHITE LIES
Ahlborn, Ania, THE PRETTY ONES
Ahlborn, Ania, WITHIN THESE WALLS
Alexander, Ellie, MEET YOUR BAKER
Allen, Beverly, FOR WHOM THE BLUEBELL TOLLS
Allen, Nancy, A KILLING AT THE CREEK
Archer, Connie, FROM THE LADLE TO THE GRAVE
Arlington, Lucy, PLAYED BY THE BOOK
Austin, Max, DUKE CITY DESPERADO
Baldwin, Carey, FALLEN
Belcamino, Kristi, BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO WEEP
Berney, Lou, THE LONG AND FARAWAY GONE
Bolin, Janet, SEVEN THREADLY SINS
Bonner, Brynn, PICTURE THEM DEAD
Bradford, Laura, SUSPENDERED SENTENCE
Bridge, Kathleen, BETTER HOMES AND CORPSES
Brightwell, Emily, MRS. JEFFRIES AND THE ONE WHO GOT AWAY
Brooks, Liana, THE DAY BEFORE
Brown, Duffy, DEMISE IN DENIM
Budewitz, Leslie, ASSAULT AND PEPPER
Budewitz, Leslie, BUTTER OFF DEAD
Burley, John, THE FORGETTING PLACE
Burrows, Steve, A PITYING OF DOVES
Camilleri, Andrea, GAME OF MIRRORS
Campbell, Colin, SNAKE PASS
Canadeo, Anne, THE POSTMAN ALWAYS PURLS TWICE
Cantrell, Janet , FAT CAT SPREADS OUT
Carlotto, Massimo, GANG OF LOVERS
Carpenter, C.J., HIDDEN VICES
Casey, Elizabeth Lynn, WEDDING DURESS
Chapman, Brenda, BUTTERFLY KILLS
Christoff, Nichole, THE KILL SHOT
Coco, Nancy, OH SAY CAN YOU FUDGE
Collins, Max Allan, QUARRY’S CHOICE
Connolly, Sheila, AN EARLY WAKE
Cooper, Amanda, SHADOW OF A SPOUT
Corbett, David, MERCY OF THE NIGHT
Corin, Joshua, COST OF LIFE
Crockett, Jessie, A STICKY SITUATION
Daniel, Ray, CORRUPTED MEMORY
Dawson, Janet, COLD TRAIL
De Giovanni, Maurizio, VIPER
DeLeeuw, Brian, THE DISMANTLING
Diamond, Sarah, IN THE SPIDER’S HOUSE
Donally, Claire, HISS AND TELL
Driggers, James, LOVESICK
Eastman, Dawn, A FRIGHT TO THE DEATH
Fiedler, Chrystie, GARDEN OF DEATH
Fifield, Christy, MURDER TIES THE KNOT
Ford, G.M., THRESHOLD
Fox, Candice, HADES
Froetschel, Susan, ALLURE OF DECEIT
Gibbins, David, PYRAMID
Gilstrap, John, AGAINST ALL ENEMIES
Goldsborough, Robert, ARCHIE IN THE CROSSHAIRS
Grace, Margaret, MANHATTAN IN MINIATURE
Graham, Scott, MOUNTAIN RAMPAGE
Grigorescu, Alexandra, CAUCHEMAR
Grossman, Gary, OLD EARTH
Gusick, Gary M., OFFICER ELVIS
Haig, Brian, THE NIGHT CREW
Hale, Rebecca M., HOW TO CATCH A CAT
Hamilton, Victoria, DEATH OF AN ENGLISH MUFFIN
Hankins, James, SHADY CROSS
Hardacker, Vaughn, THE FISHERMAN
Hardy, Susannah , FETA ATTRACTION
Harper, Karen, BROKEN BONDS
Hauka, Donald J., PIZZA 911
Haynes, Elizabeth, BEHIND CLOSED DOORS
Haywood, B.B., TOWN IN A SWEET PICKLE
Heiter, Elizabeth, VANISHED
Hirahara, Naomi, GRAVE ON GRAND AVENUE
Hughes, Mary Ellen, LICENSE TO DILL
Husom, Christine, SNOW WAY OUT
Hyzy, Julie, ALL THE PRESIDENT’S MENUS
Hyzy, Julie, GRACE CRIES UNCLE
Januska, Michael, MAIDEN LANE
Johnston, Linda O., BITE THE BISCUIT
Jones, J. Sydney, BASIC LAW
Karlin, Eve, CITY OF LIARS AND THIEVES
Keeley, D.A., FALLEN SPARROW
Klima, Jeff, L.A.ROTTEN
Kornetsky, L.A., CLAWED
Kroll, Bob, THE DROP ZONE
Krulewitch, Marc, WINDY CITY BLUES
Larson, Nathan, THE IMMUNE SYSTEM
Lee, Elizabeth, SNOOP TO NUTS
Lees, Tim, DEVIL IN THE WIRES
Lewis, Robert K., INNOCENT DAMAGE
Lourey, Jess, FEBRUARY FEVER
Lowell, Virginia, DEAD MEN DON’T EAT COOKIES
Mackay, Malcolm, THE NECESSARY DEATH OF LEWIS WINTER
Mallock, , THE FACES OF GOD
Marklund, Liza, BORDERLINE
Martin, Matthew Quinn, NIGHTLIFE: HAZARDOUS MATERIAL
Matthews, Christine, BEATING THE BUSHES
Mayo, Michael, EVERYBODY GOES TO JIMMY’S
McAndrews, Jennifer, DEATH UNDER GLASS
McHugh, Mary, FLAMENCO, FLAN, AND FATALITIES
McIlvanney, William, STRANGE LOYALTIES
McKinlay, Jenn, DARK CHOCOLATE DEMISE
McKinlay, Jenn, AT THE DROP OF A HAT
McKinty, Adrian, GUN STREET GIRL
Miller, Jason , DOWN DON’T BOTHER ME
Mofina, Rick, FULL TILT
Moore, Marie, SIDE TRIP TO KATHMANDU
Moran, Terrie Farley, CAUGHT READ-HANDED
Munshower, Suzanne, YOUNGER
Murphy, Michael, ALL THAT GLITTERS
Neiderman, Andrew, JUDGEMENT DAY
Newton, Charlie, TRAITOR’S GATE
O’Connell, Caitlin, IVORY GHOSTS
Orgain, Diana, A FIRST DATE WITH DEATH
Parra, Nancy J., FLOURLESS TO STOP HIM
Parra, Nancy J., BODICE OF EVIDENCE
Paul, Paula, MEDIUM DEAD
Pengelley, Nick, RYDER: AMERICAN TREASURE
Pengelley, Nick, RYDER: BIRD OF PREY
Perry, Carol J., TAILS, YOU LOSE
Pressey, Rose, ALL DRESSED UP AND NO PLACE TO HAUNT
Price, Cate, LIE OF THE NEEDLE
Pryor, Mark, THE RELUCTANT MATADOR
Pulley, D.M., THE DEAD KEY
Rector, John, RUTHLESS
Redfern, Jon, CHILDREN OF THE TIDE
Reed, Hannah, HOOKED ON EWE
Reilly, Linda, FILLET OF MURDER
Richtel, Matt, THE DOOMSDAY EQUATION
Rotstein, Robert, THE BOMB MAKER’S SON
Round, Jeffrey, THE JADE BUTTERFLY
Russell, Alan, GUARDIANS OF THE NIGHT
Sala, Sharon, WILD HEARTS
Sellers, L.J., WRONGFUL DEATH
Shames, Terry, A DEADLY AFFAIR AT BOBTAIL RIDGE
Shelton, Paige, BUSHEL FULL OF MURDER
Shemilt, Jane, THE DAUGHTER
Siegel, Andy, COOKIE’S CASE
Sinor, Paul, WRATH OF THE DIXIE MAFIA
Spjut, Stefan, THE SHAPESHIFTERS
Staub, Wendy Corsi , THE BLACK WIDOW
Stelmach, Orest, THE ALTAR GIRL
Stewart, Fran, A WEE MURDER IN MY SHOP
Stingley, Diane, THE CASE OF THE INVISIBLE DOG
Swain, James, TAKE DOWN
Sweazy, Larry D., SEE ALSO MURDER
Thomas, Richard, DISINTEGRATION
Unger, Lisa , THE THREE SISTERS
Wallace, Michael, CROW HOLLOW
Watson, Sterling, SUITCASE CITY
Weber, Richard Hilary, IN FLAMES
Weber, Richard Hilary, F TRAIN
Wilson, Robert, YOU WILL NEVER FIND ME
Wingate, Marty, THE RHYME OF THE MAGPIE
Wood, Simon, THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY
Woods, T.E., FIXED IN BLOOD
Wright, Tom, BLACKBIRD
Zackman, Gabra, ALL IN
Ziskin, James W., STONE COLD DEAD

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Best Fact Crime

Berry, Amanda, DeJesus, Gina with Mary Jordan & Kevin Sullivan, HOPE: A MEMOIR OF SURVIVAL IN CLEVELAND
Bogosian, Eric, OPERATION NEMESIS: THE ASSASSINATION PLOT THAT AVENGED THE AMERICAN GENOCIDE
Casey, Kathryn, DELIVER US: THREE DECADES OF MURDER AND REDEMPTION IN THE INFAMOUS I-45 TEXAS KILLING FIELDS
Fleeman, Michael, CRAZY FOR YOU: A PASSIONATE AFFAIR, A LYING WIDOW, AND A COLD-BLOODED MURDER
Glatt, John, THE LOST GIRLS: THE TRUE STORY OF THE CLEVELAND ABDUCTIONS AND THE INCREDIBLE RESCUE OF MICHELLE KNIGHT, AMANDA BERRY, AND GINA DEJESUS
Gorenstein, Nathan, TOMMY GUN WINTER: JEWISH GANGSTERS, A PREACHER’S DAUGHTER, AND THETRIAL THAT SHOCKED 1930S BOSTON
Hogan, Shanna, THE STRANGER SHE LOVED:  A MORMON DOCTOR, HIS BEAUTIFUL WIFE, AND AN ALMOST PERFECT MURDER
Jobb, Dean, EMPIRE OF DECEPTION: THE INCREDIBLE STORY OF A MASTER SWINDLER WHO SEDUCED A CITY AND CAPTIVATED THE NATION
Kurzweil, Allen, WHIPPING BOY: THE FORTY-YEAR SEARCH FOR MY TWELVE-YEAR-OLD BULLY
Lehto, Steve, AMERICAN MURDER HOUSES: A COAST-TO-COAST TOUR OF THE MOST NOTORIOUS HOUSES OF HOMICIDE
Martelle, Scott, THE MADMAN AND THE ASSASSIN: THE STRANGE LIFE OF BOSTON CORBETT, THE MAN WHO KILLED JOHN WILKES BOOTH
Mathis, Deborah with, Smith, Gregory Todd, UNLUCKY NUMBER: THE MURDER OF LOTTERY WINNER ABRAHAM SHAKESPEARE
Montane, Diana &, Sarassa, Carolina, DANCING ON HER GRAVE: THE MURDER OF A LAS VEGAS SHOWGIRL
Murphy, Robert E., THE THREE GRACES OF RAYMOND STREET: MURDER, MADNESS, SEX, AND POLITICS IN 1870S BROOKLYN
O’Brien, Gillian, BLOOD RUNS GREEN: THE MURDER THAT TRANSFIXED GILDED AGE CHICAGO
Phelps, M. William, I’D KILL FOR YOU
Sherman, Casey &, Wedge, Dave, BOSTON STRONG: A CITY’S TRIUMPH OVER TRAGEDY
Singular, Stephen & Joyce, THE SPIRAL NOTEBOOK: THE AURORA THEATER SHOOTER AND THE EPIDEMIC OF MASS VIOLENCE COMMITTED BY AMERICAN YOUTH

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Best Critical-Biographical

Crafton, Robert E., THE AFRICAN AMERICAN EXPERIENCE IN CRIME FICTION: A CRITICAL STUDY
Edwards, Martin, THE GOLDEN AGE OF MURDER
Geherin, David, SMALL TOWNS IN RECENT AMERICAN CRIME FICTION
Hamilton, Cynthia S., SARA PARETSKY: DETECTIVE FICTION AS TRAUMA LITERATURE
Knight, Stephen, SECRETS OF CRIME FICTION CLASSICS: DETECTING THE DELIGHTS OF 21 ENDURING STORIES
Marrs, Suzanne and, Nolan, Tom, MEANWHILE THERE ARE LETTERS: THE CORRESPONDENCE OF EUDORA WELTY AND ROSS MACDONALD
Parker, Matthew, GOLDENEYE: WHERE BOND WAS BORN: IAN FLEMING’S JAMAICA
Sabin, Roger, COP SHOWS: A CRITICAL HISTORY OF POLICE DRAMAS ON TELEVISION

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Best Short Story

Abbott, Megan, THE LITTLE MEN
Allyn, Doug, “THE FURY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Allyn, Doug, “CLAIRE’S MIRROR” – EQMM MAY 2015
Allyn, Doug, “MESSAGE FROM THE MORGUE” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Allyn, Jim, “FALL OF A FANTASY” – EQMM FEB 2015
Ashforth, Albert, “TANGLED WEBS” – AHMM JULY 2015
Aspe, Pieter, “FRIENDS LIKE YOU” – EQMM MAY 2015
Barclay, Linwood, “JACKET MAN” – STRAND MAGAZINE
Barker, John S. , “CAKES AND ALE” – EQMM MAY 2015
Barnett, LaShonda Katrice, “WALTZ ME ONCE AGAIN” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Block, Jill D., “LIKE IT NEVER HAPPENED” – EQMM MARCH- APRIL 2015
Boland, John C., “MARLEY’S LOVER” – AHMM APRIL 2015
Boland, John C., “HER FATHER’S DAUGHTER” – AHMM JUNE 2015
Brunet, Rob, “THE HUNT” – EQMM FEB 2015
Cameron, Bill, “HEAT DEATH” – AHMM JULY 2015
Cameron, W.B., “FORCE OF HABIT” – SPINETINGLER MAGAZINE
Carcaterra, Lorenzo, “TIN BADGE” – STRAND MAGAZINE
Carey, Jay, “WE ARE ALL ACCOMPLICES” – AHMM APRIL 2015
Carlson, Ron, “THE BAR STORY” – EQMM JAN 2015
Carpenter, Thomas K., “THE TROUBLE WITH VIRGINS” – EQMM FEB 2015
Clark, Mary Higgins, “DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “STOWAWAY” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “WHEN THE BOUGH BREAKS” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “VOICES IN THE COALBIN” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “THE CAPE COD MASQUERADE” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “DEFINITELY, A CRIME OF PASSION” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “THE MAN NEXT DOOR” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “HAVEN’T WE MET BEFORE?” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “THE FUNNIEST THING HAS BEEN HAPPENING LATELY” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Clark, Mary Higgins, “THE TELL-TALE PURR” – DEATH WEARS A BEAUTY MASK AND OTHER STORIES
Cleland, Jane K., “BOOKED FOR DEATH” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Cobb, Thomas, “$1,000 NASSAU” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Coward, Mat, “ON BORROWED TIME” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Cross, Mason, “EXPIRY DATE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Cutter, Leah, “RABBIT AND THE MISSING DAUGHTER” – AHMM MAY 2015
D’Agnese, Joseph, “SCINTILLA” – AHMM JULY 2015
Daly, Paula, “NO REMORSE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Dean, David, “HER TERRIBLE BEAUTY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Dean, David, “THE WALKING PATH” – EQMM JULY 2015
Dehouck, Bram, “AFTER THE FALL” – EQMM FEB 2015
DeSilva, Bruce, “ALL IN THE FAMILY” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Dirckx, John H., “THE BANQUET LEFT HER COLD” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Driggers, James, SANDRA
DuBois, Brendan, “LEAP OF FAITH” – EQMM FEB 2015
DuBois, Brendan, “THE CROSSING” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
DuBois, Brendan, “HER FINAL SHOT” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Edwards, Helena, “IF ANYTHING HAPPENS TO ME” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Edwards, Martin, “THE KILLING OF CAPTAIN HASTINGS” – EQMM JULY 2015
Ellis, Kate, “THE HOOK” – EQMM MAY 2015
Ephron, Hallie, PHOTOPLAY
Estleman, Loren D., “THE BLACK SPOT” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Faherty, Terence, “THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED LIP” – EQMM FEB 2015
Farber, Jon Matthew, “STAND YOUR GROUND” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Farrelly, Peter, “THE SATURDAY NIGHT BEFORE EASTER SUNDAY” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Faye, Lyndsay , “THE ADVENTURE OF THE MAGICAL MENAGERIE” – STRAND MAGAZINE
Fisher, Eve, “THE HEADLESS HORSEMAN” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Floyd, John M., “DRIVER” – STRAND MAGAZINE
Floyd, John M., “DREAMLAND” – AHMM MAY 2015
Fradkin, Barbara, NIGHT THIEF
Franklin, S.L., “TRIP TO RENO” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Gaige, Amity, “THE AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL HOUSE” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Gates, David Edgerley, “A CROWN OF THORNS” – AHMM APRIL 2015
Gates, David Edgerley, “IN FOR A PENNY” – AHMM JULY 2015
Goffman, Barb, “A YEAR WITHOUT SANTA CLAUS” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Haddam, Jane, “CRAZY CAT LADIES” – EQMM FEB 2015
Hallstead, William, “NO CABS AFTER MIDNIGHT” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Halstead, Howard, “A DARK SYMMETRY” – EQMM JULY 2015
Halter, Paul, “THE WOLF OF FENRIR” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Hart, Carolyn G., FROM THE QUEEN
Harvey, Brian, BEETHOVEN’S TENTH
Haskins, Michael, “HEMINGWAY’S TYPEWRITER” – EQMM JAN 2015
Haynes, Michael, “LAKESIDE MEMORIES” – EQMM FEB 2015
Helgerson, Joe, “THE CASE OF CAPTAIN NEMO’S HALF BROTHER” – AHMM MAY 2015
Hendrickson, David H., “HURAM’S TEMPLE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Hood, Ann, “UNDER THE SHEPARD CLOCK” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Hunter, Stephen, CITADEL
James, Bill, “CHRISTMAS, ETC., IS COMING” – EQMM JAN 2015
Johnson, Russell W., “CHUNG LING SOO’S GREATEST TRICK” – EQMM JAN 2015
Jónasson, Ragnar, “A LETTER TO SANTA” – EQMM JAN 2015
Kaplan, Hester, “FEMUR” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Kohler, Sheila, “SARAH” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Kohler, Sheila, “THE LAST TIME” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Lange, Richard, “APROCRYPHA” – SWEET NOTHING
Lantigua, John, “THE LOVERS OF TRABER” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Lantigua, John, “THE GENTLEMAN FROM SHANGHAI” – EQMM MAY 2015
Law, Janice, “THE IRISH BOY” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Law, Janice, “THE GHOSTLY FIREMAN” – AHMM APRIL 2015
Law, Janice, “A DOMESTIC INCIDENT” – AHMM JULY 2015
Lawton, R.T., “ELDER BROTHER” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Lawton, R.T., “GROUNDHOG DAY” – AHMM MAY 2015
Lee, Marie Myung-Ok, “MISSING SRI” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Leuci, Robert, “THE VENGEANCE TAKER” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Levinson, Robert S., “LITTLE MISS SOMEBODY” – AHMM JULY 2015
Lewis, Evan, “THE CONTINENTAL OPPOSITE” – AHMM MAY 2015
Light, Larry, “18 1/2 MINUTE GAP” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Limon, Martin, “FIRST DRAGON” – AHMM APRIL 2015
Link, William, “DOCTOR, DOCTOR” – EQMM JAN 2015
Lopresti, Robert, “SHOOTING AT FIREMEN” – AHMM JULY 2015
Mackay, Scott, “THE AVOCADO KID” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Manfredo, Lou, “LAST CALL” – EQMM JAN 2015
Mangeot, Robert, “TWO BAD HAMILTONS AND A HIRSUTE JACKSON” – AHMM MAY 2015
Mann, Antony, “THE GREATER GOOD” – EQMM MAY 2015
Maron, Margaret, “WE ON THE TRAIN!” – EQMM MAY 2015
McAbee, K.G., “DYED TO DEATH” – AHMM JULY 2015
McCormick, William Burton, “POMPO’S DISGUISE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
McFadden, Dennis, “GOD IS GOOD” – EQMM JAN 2015
Mina, Denise, EVERY SEVEN YEARS
Moffitt, Donald, “THE COLOR OF GOLD” – AHMM MARCH 2015
Moffitt, Donald, “A HANDFUL OF CLAY” – AHMM JULY 2015
Moose, Ruth, “BORN MEAN” – EQMM JAN 2015
Moran, Terrie Farley, “ON TARGET” – AHMM APRIL 2015
Morrell, David, “THE OPIUM EATER”
Moser, J.A., “BLUEPRINT” – AHMM MARCH 2015
Nadel, Barbara, “OUR LITTLE SECRET” – EQMM FEB 2015
Noll, Michael, “THE TANK YARD” – EQMM JULY 2015
Oates, Joyce Carol, “GUN ACCIDENT: AN INVESTIGATION” – EQMM JULY 2015
Oleksiw, Susan, “PERFECT IN EVERY WAY” – AHMM MARCH 2015
Opperman, Meg, “TWILIGHT LADIES” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Pachter, Josh, “POLICE NAVIDAD” – EQMM JAN 20155
Pfeiffer, Alexander, “ON YOUR EYELIDS I POUR SLUMBER” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Polites, Taylor M., “ARMORY PARK” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Powell, William Dylan, “SEWING ON SUNDAY” – AHMM JUNE 2015
Powell, William Dylan, “THE SEAGULL AND THE SKULL” – EQMM JULY 2015
Raffel, Dawn, “TRAINING” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Ribchester, Lucy, “DIGGING UP TROUBLE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Rice, Luanne , “GOLD LEAF” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Richards, Tony, “THE WOMAN IN BROWN” – AHMM MARCH 2015
Richter, Joan, “THE KASHMIR ENIGMA” – EQMM JULY 2015
Rodriguez, Pablo, “WATERFIRE’S SMELL TONIGHT” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Rozan, S.J., “CHIN YONG-YUN MEETS A GHOST” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn, “CHRISTMAS EVE AT THE EXIT” – EQMM JAN 2015
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn, “THE REALLY BIG KA-BOOM” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2015
Searles, John, “THE PIG” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Spencer, Nick, “A DEATH IN THE VILLAGE” – AHMM JULY 2015
Stanley, Kristina, “WHEN A FRIENDSHIP FAILS” – EQMM MAY 2015
Steemers, Nicolet, “EIGHT DAYS A WEEK” – EQMM JULY 2015
Stevens, B.K. , “A JOY FOREVER” – AHMM MARCH 2015
Strong, Marianne Wilski, “THE BREAKER” – AHMM JUNE 2015
Strout, Elizabeth, “ONCE, AT TRINITY REP” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Tasker, Michael Caleb, “A LONELINESS TO THE THOUGHT” – EQMM MAY 2015
Taylor, Art, “COMMISSION” – EQMM MAY 2015
Tippee, Bob, “THE PLT” – AHMM JUNE 2015
Tobin, Brian, “ENTWINED” – AHMM JUNE 2015
Todd, Marilyn, “WHO PAYS THE PIPER” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Toth, D.B., “THE BRACELET” – EQMM JULY 2015
Turnbull, Peter, “THE FALSE KNIGHT” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Tynan, O.A., “ACCESSORY TO MURDER” – EQMM FEB 2015
Walker, Joseph S. , “PILL BUG” – AHMM MARCH 2015
Warner, James, “THE POSTMEN” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Warthman, Dan, “MR. SMARTPHONE” – AHMM APRIL 2015
Weinman, Sarah, “THE LAST CUT” – EQMM JUNE 2015
Williams, Tennessee , “THE EYE THAT SAW DEATH” – STRAND MAGAZINE
Yi, Melissa, “OM” – EQMM JAN 2015
Zeltserman, Dave, “JULIUS KATZ AND THE CASE OF EXPLODING WINE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Zelvin, Elizabeth, “THE MAN IN THE DICK TRACY HAT” – AHMM JUNE 2015

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Best Juvenile

Avi, , CATCH YOU LATER, TRAITOR
Baker, Matthew, IF YOU FIND THIS
Balliett, Blue, PIECES AND PLAYERS
Bertman, Jennifer, BOOK SCAVENGER
Blakemore, Megan Frazer, THE FRIENDSHIP RIDDLE
Brezenoff, Steve, THE CASE OF THE MISSING MUSEUM ARCHIVES
Buckey, Sarah Masters, DANGER IN PARIS: A SAMANTHA MYSTERY
Dahl, Michael, DEATH SENTENCE
Dixon, Franklin W., GREAT ESCAPE
Dixon, Franklin W., DECEPTION ON THE SET
Ernst, Kathleen, THE SMUGGLER’S SECRETS: A CAROLINE MYSTERY
Funaro, Gregory, ALISTAIR GIM’S ODDITORIUM
Gavin, Rohan, KNIGHTLEY & SON: K-9
Gemeinhart, Dan, THE HONEST TRUTH
Gibbs, Stuart, EVIL SPY SCHOOL
Grabenstein, Chris, THE ISLAND OF DR. LIBRIS
Grant, Holly, THE LEAGUE OF BEASTLY DREADFULS
Grau, Sheila, DR. CRITCHLOVE’S SCHOOL FOR MINIONS
Griffin, N., SMASHIE MCPERTER AND THE MYSTERY OF ROOM 11
Hannigan, Kate, THE DETECTIVE’S ASSISTANT
Hoffman, Alice, NIGHTBIRD
Hubbard, Kirsten, WATCH THE SKY
Jones, Ena, CLAYTON STONE, AT YOUR SERVICE
Keene, Carolyn, BUTTERFLY BLUES
Kimmel, Elizabeth Cody, THE JAZZMAN’S TRUMPET: A KIT MYSTERY
Lawson, Jessica, NOOK & CRANNIES
Lee, Stan &, Moore, Stuart, ZODIAC
MacGregor, Roy, REALITY CHECK IN DETROIT
McAlpine, Gordon, THE PET AND THE PENDULUM
McClure, Wendy, ESCAPE TO THE WORLD’S FAIR
McCormick, Scott, MR. PANTS: SLACKS, CAMERA, ACTION!
McFarlane, Brian, PETER PUCK AND THE STOLEN STANLEY CUP
Ohi, Debbie Ridpath, WHERE ARE MY BOOKS?
Paris, Harper, MYSTERY ACROSS THE SECRET BRIDGE
Pearce, Jackson, THE DOUBLECROSS
Phillips, Gin, A LITTLE BIT OF SPECTACULAR
Reichs, Kathy & Brendan, TERMINAL
Ryan, Pam Munoz, ECHO
Shusterman, Neal &, Elfman, Eric, EDISON’S ALLEY
Singleton, Linda Joy, THE CURIOUS CAT SPY CLUB #1
Solomons, David, MY BROTHER IS A SUPERHERO
Spencer, Octavia, SWEETEST HEIST IN HISTORY
Stevens, Robin, MURDER IS BAD MANNERS
Stratford, Jordan, THE CASE OF THE MISSING MOONSTONE
Sutton, Laurie S., THE GHOST OF THE BERMUDA TRIANGLE
Sylvester, Kevin, NEIL FLAMBE AND THE BARD’S BANQUET
Vaughan, M.M., SIX
Vaught, Susan, FOOTER DAVIS PROBABLY IS CRAZY
Wells, Marcia, EDDIE RED, UNDERCOVER: MYSTERY IN MAYAN MEXICO

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Best Young Adult

Axelrod, Amy & David, THE BULLET CATCH: MURDER BY MISADVENTURE
Baker, Chandler, ALIVE
Beaufrand, M.J., THE RISE AND FALL OF THE GALLIVANTERS
Blankman, Anne, CONSPIRACY OF BLOOD AND SMOKE
Boecker, Virginia, THE WITCH HUNTER
Bond, Gwenda, LOIS LANE: FALLOUT
Bross, Lee, TANGLED WEBS
Carey, Janet Lee, IN THE TIME OF DRAGON MOON
Casey, Jane, BET YOUR LIFE
Conway, Celeste, UNLOVELY
Cosimano, Elle, NEARLY FOUND
Dobson, M. Evonne, CHAOS THEORY
Doller, Trish, THE DEVIL YOU KNOW
Ford, John C., THE CIPHER
Forman, Gayle, I WAS HERE
Freitas, Donna, THE TENDERNESS OF THIEVES
George, Elizabeth, THE EDGE OF THE SHADOWS
Gilbert, Kelly Loy, CONVICTION
Giles, Lamar, ENDANGERED
Gillespie, Hollis, WE WILL BE CRASHING SHORTLY
Green, S.E., KILLER WITHIN
Hall, Maggie, THE CONSPIRACY OF US
Hardinge, Frances, CUCKOO SONG
Henry, April, BLOOD WILL TELL
Hill, Russell, TOM HALL & THE MASTER OF ALL THESE MEN OF DEATH
Johnson, Maureen, THE SHADOW CABINET
Juby, Susan, THE TRUTH COMMISSION
Kade, Stacey, THE TRIALS
Kang, Lydia, CATALYST
Kranz, Jonthan, OUR BROTHERS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE BOTTOM OF THE SEA
Lake, Nick, THERE WILL BE LIES
Larbalestier, Justine, RAZORHURST
Latham, Jennifer, SCARLETT UNDERCOVER
Laurie, Victoria, WHEN
Lindquist, Lynn, SECRET OF THE SEVENS
Littlefied, Sophie, INFECTED
Lloyd-Jones , Emily, DECEPTIVE
Maggi, Nicole, THE FORGETTING
Maysonet, Melody, A WORK OF ART
McCoy, Mary, DEAD TO ME
McKenzie, Sophie, IN A SPLIT SECOND
McNicoll, Sylvia, BEST FRIENDS THROUGH ETERNITY
Moore, Meredith, I AM HER REVENGE
Oakes, Stephanie, THE SACRED LIES OF MINNOW BLY
Parson, Ash, STILL WATERS
Salisbury, Melinda, THE SIN EATER’S DAUGHTER
Scheerger, Sarah Lynn, ARE YOU STILL THERE?
Scott, Kieran, WHAT WAITS IN THE WOODS
Somper, Justin, A CONSPIRACY OF PRINCES
Stine, R.L., DON’T STAY UP LATE
Suma, Nova Ren, THE WALLS AROUND US
Turner, Henry, ASK THE DARK
Warman, Jessica, THE LAST GOOD DAY OF THE YEAR
Weil, Cynthia, I’M GLAD I DID
Weston, Robert Paul, BLUES FOR ZOEY
Winn, Catherine A., BEYOND SUSPICION
Withers, Pam, ANDREO’S RACE
Zadoff, Allen, I AM THE TRAITOR
Zobel, Melissa Tantaquidgeon, WABANAKI BLUES

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Best TV Episode

Dougherty, Joseph, “SONGS OF EXPERIENCE” – PRETTY LITTLE LIARS
Dougherty, Joseph, “SONGS OF INNOCENCE” – PRETTY LITTLE LIARS
Logan, John, “THE NIGHTCOMERS” – PENNY DREADFUL
Logan, John, “AND HELL ITSELF MY ONLY FOE” – PENNY DREADFUL
Logan, John, “AND THEY WERE ENEMIES” – PENNY DREADFUL

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Robert L. Fish Memorial Award

Block, Jill D., “LIKE IT NEVER HAPPENED” – EQMM MARCH- APRIL 2015
Carpenter, Thomas K., “THE TROUBLE WITH VIRGINS” – EQMM FEB 2015
Farber, Jon Matthew, “STAND YOUR GROUND” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2015
Johnson, Russell W., “CHUNG LING SOO’S GREATEST TRICK” – EQMM JAN 2015
Rodriguez, Pablo, “WATERFIRE’S SMELL TONIGHT” – PROVIDENCE NOIR
Toth, D.B., “THE BRACELET” – EQMM JULY 2015Aarons, Kathy, TRUFFLED TO DEATH

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Mary Higgins Clark Award

Aames, Avery, AS GOUDA AS DEAD
Aarons, Kathy, TRUFFLED TO DEATH
Albert, Susan Wittig, BITTERSWEET
Alexander, Ellie, MEET YOUR BAKER
Allan, Barbara, ANTIQUES SWAP
Allen, Beverly, FOR WHOM THE BLUEBELL TOLLS
Archer, Connie, LADLE TO THE GRAVE
Arlington, Lucy, PLAYED BY THE BOOK
Barrett, Lorna, A FATAL CHAPTER
Bolin, Janet, SEVEN THREADLY SINS
Bolton, Sharon, LITTLE BLACK LIES
Bowen, Rhys, THE EDGE OF DREAMS
Bradford, Laura, SUSPENDERED SENTENCE
Brennan, Allison, COMPULSION
Bridge, Kathleen, BETTER HOMES AND CORPSES
Brightwell, Emily, MRS. JEFFRIES AND THE ONE WHO GOT AWAY
Brody, Frances, A WOMAN UNKNOWN
Budewitz, Leslie, ASSAULT AND PEPPER
Budewitz, Leslie, BUTTER OFF DEAD
Calkins, Susanna, MASQUE OF A MURDERER
Cantrell, Janet, FAT CAT SPREADS OUT
Casey, Elizabeth Lynn, WEDDING DURESS
Childs, Laura, MING TEA MURDER
Coble, Colleen, THE INN AT OCEAN’S EDGE
Coco, Nancy, OH SAY CAN YOU FUDGE
Connolly, Sheila, AN EARLY WAKE
Cooper, Amanda, SHADOW OF A SPOUT
Crockett, Jessie, A STICKY SITUATION
Crosby, Ellen, GHOST IMAGE
Dennison, Hannah, DEADLY DESIRES AT HONEYCHURCH HALL
Donally, Claire, HISS AND TELL
Eastman, Dawn, A FRIGHT TO THE DEATH
Ephron, Hallie, NIGHT NIGHT, SLEEP TIGHT
Ferris, Monica, DARNED IF YOU DO
Fifield, Christy, MURDER TIES THE KNOT
Flower, Amanda, THE FINAL REVEILLE
Froetschel, Susan, ALLURE OF DECEIT
Haines, Carolyn, BONE TO BE WILD
Hale, Rebecca M., HOW TO CATCH A CAT
Hamilton, Victoria, DEATH OF AN ENGLISH MUFFIN
Hardy, Susannah , FETA ATTRACTION
Hart, Carolyn G., DON’T GO HOME
Haywood, B.B., TOWN IN A SWEET PICKLE
Hirahara, Naomi, GRAVE ON GRAND AVENUE
Hockensmith, Steve with, Falco, Lisa, FOOL ME ONCE
Hughes, Mary Ellen, LICENSE TO DILL
Husom, Christine, SNOW WAY OUT
Hyzy, Julie, ALL THE PRESIDENT’S MENUS
Hyzy, Julie, GRACE CRIES UNCLE
Khan, Ausma Zehanat, THE UNQUIET DEAD
Lee, Elizabeth , SNOOP TO NUTS
Lowell, Virginia, DEAD MEN DON’T EAT COOKIES
McAndrews, Jennifer, DEATH UNDER GLASS
McKinlay, Jenn, AT THE DROP OF A HAT
McKinlay, Jenn, DARK CHOCOLATE DEMISE
McPherson, Catriona, COME TO HARM
Moore, Marie, SIDE TRIP TO KATHMANDU
Moran, Terrie Farley, CAUGHT READ-HANDED
O’Neil, Carlene, ONE FOOT IN THE GRAPE
Orgain, Diana, A FIRST DATE WITH DEATH
O’Sullivan, Kathryn, NEIGHING WITH FIRE
Pandian, Gigi, THE ACCIDENTAL ALCHEMIST
Parra, Nancy J., FLOURLESS TO STOP HIM
Parra, Nancy J., BODICE OF EVIDENCE
Perry, Carol J., TAILS, YOU LOSE
Pressey, Rose, ALL DRESSED UP AND NO PLACE TO HAUNT
Price, Cate, LIE OF THE NEEDLE
Reed, Hannah, HOOKED ON EWE
Reilly, Linda, FILLET OF MURDER
Shelton, Paige, BUSHEL FULL OF MURDER
Smith, Karen Rose, GILT BY ASSOCIATION
Staub, Wendy Corsi , THE BLACK WIDOW
Stewart, Fran, A WEE MURDER IN MY SHOP
Sweazy, Larry D., SEE ALSO MURDER
Weber, Tracy, A KILLER RETREAT
White, Kate, THE WRONG MAN
Ziskin, James W., STONE COLD DEAD

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