2019 Edgar Symposium & Awards Banquet Information

Register NOW for the 2019 Edgar® Symposium! Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Location:  Grand Hyatt Hotel – Mezzanine Level – Regency Room East 42nd Street @ Grand Central Station 2019 Symposium Schedule as a PDF Preliminary Symposium Schedule (subject to change) 8:30 – 8:50:                   Registration 8:55 – 9:00:                  Welcome – MWA’s Executive ViceContinue Reading

New Books by MWA Members – February 2019

Here are the February 2019 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Books make the best presents.  Visit this link to find a store near you: http://www.indiebound.org/ Books J.D. Allen, Skin Game, Midnight Ink Kelley Armstrong, Watcher in the Woods, Minotaur Laura Benedict, The Stranger Inside, MulhollandContinue Reading

MWA Announces the 2019 Edgar Nominations

January 22, 2019, New York, NY – Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 210th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the Nominees for the 2019 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2018. The Edgar® Awards willContinue Reading

New Books by MWA Members – January 2019

Here are the January 2019 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Books make the best presents.  Visit this link to find a store near you: http://www.indiebound.org/ Books Sandra Balzo, Murder a la Mocha, Severn House Stephanie Barron, That Churchill Woman, Ballantine Lawrence Block, A Time toContinue Reading

Jane Langton

It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Jane Langton, a 2017 Grand Master, on December 22, 2018. In a writing career that spanned over four decades, Jane Langton had not only written multiple mystery series, but also illustrated them.  Her first children’s book, The Majesty of Grace, was published by Harper inContinue Reading