2015 Edgar Banquet – Videos

Missed this year’s Edgar Awards banquet?  Visit our You Tube channel to see all the speeches.  

MWA at Book Expo America – May 27-30, 2015

Mystery Writers of America will be attending BEA once again.  We will be located at Booth #2657 and have a great four days of signings lined up.  Print out our signing schedule – stop by – meet our members and get lots of amazing books. BEA 2015 – Booth Schedule

Missed the Edgar Symposium?

Missed this year’s Edgar symposium?  Wondering what secrets were shared by Lois Duncan and James Ellroy or what research tricks are used by Kevin Cook, Julia Dahl, and William J. Mann?  Or, why location matters and what Best First Winner Tom Bouman and Karin Slaughter had to say about it? Click the following link toContinue Reading

Ruth Rendell has Died.

Ruth Rendell, MWA’s 1997 Grand Master and a 3-time Edgar winner (with 6 other nominations) has died. http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/may/02/ruth-rendell-writer-dies-aged-85?CMP=share_btn_fb

2015 Edgar Award Winners

Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce the winners of the 2015 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2014. The Edgar® Awards were presented to the winners at our 69th Gala Banquet, April 29, 2015 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City.Continue Reading

Annual Mystery Week Reading

Mystery Week in NYC leads up to the Edgar Awards for Best Mystery Writing  This Year’s Annual  Mystery Week Reading by 2015 Edgar Nominees will be held on Monday April 20th, 8-10pm WHAT:  We Three Productions Readings. hosted by mystery writer Tim O’Mara, author of the Raymond Donne Mystery Series (Dead Red recently released) WHERE: d.b.a. –Continue Reading

Mystery Writers of America Cookbook

On sale – March 24, 2015 – at your favorite independent bookstore: http://www.indiebound.org/book/9781594747571 Mystery Writers of America has joined forces to bring this superb collection of over 100 wickedly good recipes.  Contributors are:  Beth Amos, Kathleen Antrim, Connie Archer, Frankie Y. Bailey, Adrienne Barbeau, Raymond Benson, Karna Small Bodman, Rhys Bowen, Susan M. Boyer, SandraContinue Reading

2015 Edgar Symposium

Register now for the 2015 Edgar Symposium – 4 amazing panels, featuring many of this year’s Edgar nominees.  The day will end with one-on-one interviews with this year’s Grand Masters – Lois Duncan and James Ellroy. It will be held on Tuesday, April 28th at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.  Tickets – $90 for members; $125Continue Reading

MWA Announces 2015 Edgar Award Nominations

Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 206th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the Nominees for the 2015 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2014. The Edgar® Awards will be presented to the winners at ourContinue Reading

MWA University – 2.0 – Boston

We are live!  MWA University 2.0 will be held in Boston, Massachusetts on Saturday, February 14, 2015:  http://mysterywriters.org/mwauboston/