Category: In Memoriam

Barbara Neely

Mystery Writers of America mourns the passing of Barbara Neely. MWA’s 2020 Grand Master, she was an inspiration, a trailblazer, and a remarkable talent...

Mary Higgins Clark

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of the “Queen of Suspense”.  One of the most gracious and generous writers, she...

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...

Sue Grafton

This was just posted on Sue Grafton’s Facebook Page.  We in MWA land are so sorry to hear this news and send our deepest...

Lois Duncan

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lois Duncan – one of MWA’s 2015 Grand Master award recipients. Here is...