The Edgar® Awards – 2020 Submissions

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This list includes all submissions received by the MWA national office as of November 14, 2019Appearance 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 2020.  The winners will be announced at the Edgar® Banquet on a Thursday in either late April or early May 2020.

Best Novel

Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem &, Waterhouse, Anna, MYCROFT AND SHERLOCK: THE EMPTY BIRDCAGE
Akunin, Boris, THE CORONATION
Alexander, Ellie, BEYOND A REASONABLE STOUT
Alger, Christina, GIRLS LIKE US
Allan, Barbara, ANTIQUES RAVIN’
Altman, John, THE KOREAN WOMAN
Anderson, Kevin J. &, Beason, Doug, KILL ZONE
Andrews, Donna, TERNS OF ENDEARMENT
Andrews, Donna, OWL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
Archer, Leslie, THE GIRL AT THE BORDER
Armstrong, Kelley, WATCHER IN THE WOODS
Armstrong, Kelley, WHEREVER SHE GOES
Atherton, Nancy, AUNT DIMITY AND THE HEART OF GOLD
Atkins, Ace, THE SHAMELESS
Atkinson, Kate, BIG SKY
Avon, Joy, SWEET TEA AND SECRETS
Bagshawe, Tilly, SIDNEY SHELDON’S THE SILENT WIDOW
Baker, Chandler, WHISPER NETWORK
Baker, Jo, THE BODY LIES
Baldacci, David, REDEMPTION
Baldacci, David, ONE GOOD DEED
Baldacci, David, A MINUTE TO MIDNIGHT
Bannalec, Jean-Luc, THE MISSING CORPSE
Banner, A.J., THE POISON GARDEN
Bardugo, Leigh, NINTH HOUSE
Barr, Nevada, WHAT ROSE FORGOT
Barrett, Casey, THE TOWER OF SONGS
Barron, Laird, BLACK MOUNTAIN
Bartley, D.A., DEATH IN THE COVENANT
Barton, Fiona, THE SUSPECT
Barz, Vivian, FORGOTTEN BONES
Beaton, M.C., BEATING ABOUT THE BUSH
Beck, Haylen, LOST YOU
Benedict, Laura, THE STRANGER INSIDE
Benn, James R., WHEN HELL STRUCK TWELVE
Benson, Raymond, BLUES IN THE DARK
Benz, Chanelle, THE GONE DEAD
Bernhard, Emilia, THE BOOKS OF THE DEAD
Berry, Connie, A LEGACY OF MURDER
Berry, Steve, THE MALTA EXCHANGE
Berry, Tamara, POTIONS ARE FOR PUSHOVERS
Betley, Mathew, RULES OF WAR
Bickford, Susan Alice, DREAD OF WINTER
Billingham, Mark, THEIR LITTLE SECRET
Black, Cara, MURDER IN BEL-AIR
Black, Lisa, LET JUSTICE DESCEND
Black, Saul, ANYTHING FOR YOU
Blaedel, Sara, HER FATHER’S SECRET
Blake, Elizabeth, PRIDE, PREJUDICE, AND POISON
Blake, Heather, A WITCH TO REMEMBER
Blanchard, Alice, TRACE OF EVIL
Boice, James, WHO KILLED THE FONZ?
Bourland, Barbara, FAKE LIKE ME
Bowen, Rhys, LOVE AND DEATH AMONG THE CHEETAHS
Box, C.J., WOLF PACK
Box, C.J., THE BITTERROOTS
Boyle, William, A FRIEND IS A GIFT YOU GIVE YOURSELF
Bradby, Tom, SECRET SERVICE
Bradley, Alan, THE GOLDEN TRESSES OF THE DEAD
Brandman, Michael, WILD CARD
Brandreth, Benet, ASSASSIN OF VERONA
Brandreth, Gyles, OSCAR WILDE AND THE RETURN OF JACK THE RIPPER
Brightwell, Emily, MRS. JEFFRIES AND THE ALMS OF THE ANGEL
Brittney, Lynn, MURDER IN BELGRAVIA
Brody, Frances, A SNAPSHOT OF MURDER
Brody, Frances, THE BODY ON THE TRAIN
Brook, Allison, BURIED IN THE STACKS
Brown, Rita Mae, WHISKERS IN THE DARK
Brown, Sandra, OUTFOX
Bruen, Ken, GALWAY GIRL
Brunson, David &, Olson, J.R., RULES OF ENGAGEMENT
Bryndza, Robert, NINE ELMS
Buckhanon, Kalisha, SPEAKING OF SUMMER
Buckley, Carla, THE LIAR’S CHILD
Burdette, Lucy, A DEADLY FEAST
Burke, Alafair, THE BETTER SISTER
Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane, AND THEN THEY WERE DOOMED
Byron, Ellen , FATAL CAJUN FESTIVAL
Cameron, Marc, OPEN CARRY
Cameron, W.H., CROSSROAD
Campbell, Michele, A STRANGER ON THE BEACH
Campbell, Rick, TREASON
Candlish, Louise, THOSE PEOPLE
Carcaterra, Lorenzo, TIN BADGES
Carlisle, Kate, THE BOOK SUPREMACY
Carr, Jack, TRUE BELIEVER
Castillo, Linda, SHAMED
Cavanagh, Steven, THIRTEEN
Chaney, JoAnn, AS LONG AS WE BOTH SHALL LIVE
Chase, Julie, CAT GOT YOUR CROWN
Chatfield, Tom, THE GOMORRAH GAMBIT
Chbosky, Stephen, IMAGINARY FRIEND
Cleeves, Ann, THE LONG CALL
Cleveland, Karen, KEEP YOU CLOSE
Cleverly, Barbara, INVITATION TO DIE
Clifford, Aoife, SECOND SIGHT
Coben, Harlan, RUN AWAY
Coes, Ben, THE RUSSIAN
Coleman, Reed Farrel, ROBERT B. PARKER’S THE BITTEREST PILL
Collins, Sara, THE CONFESSIONS OF FRANNIE LANGTON
Connolly, John, A BOOK OF BONES
Connolly, Sheila, THE LOST TRAVELLER
Connolly, Sheila, KILLER IN THE CARRIAGE HOUSE
Conroy, Vivian, DEATH COMES TO DARTMOOR
Constantine, Liv, THE LAST TIME I SAW YOU
Cooper, Ellison, BURIED
Copperman, E.J., BONES BEHIND THE WHEEL
Cornwell, Patricia, QUANTUM
Corry, Jane, THE DEAD EX
Cotterill, Colin, THE SECOND BIGGEST NOTHING
Coulter, Catherine, LABYRINTH
Coulter, Catherine &, Ellison, J.T., THE LAST SECOND
Cowie, Amber, RAVEN LINE
Coyle, Matt, LOST TOMORROWS
Crais, Robert, A DANGEROUS MAN
Criaco, Gioacchino, BLACK SOULS
Crider, Bill, THAT OLD SCOUNDREL DEATH
Crosby, Ellen , THE ANGELLS’ SHARE
Crouch, Blake, RECURSION
Cumming, Charles, THE MOROCCAN GIRL
Cussler, Clive, CELTIC EMPIRE
Cussler, Clive &, Du Brul, Jack, THE TITANIC SECRET
Daly, Paula, CLEAR MY NAME
Daugherty, Christ, A BEAUTIFUL CORPSE
Davidson, Hilary, ONE SMALL SACRIFICE
Davis, Krista, THE DIVA SWEETENS THE PIE
Davis, Lindsey, A CAPITOL DEATH
de Castrique, Mark, MURDER IN RAT ALLEY
de la Cruz, Melissa, THE BIRTHDAY GIRL
de Muriel, Oscar, LOCH OF THE DEAD
de Shalit, Jonathan, SPY IN EXILE
Deaver, Jeffery, THE NEVER GAME
Delaney, J.P., THE PERFECT WIFE
Deveraux, Jude, A JUSTIFIED MURDER
Di Filippo, Paul, THE DEADLY KISS-OFF
Dickson, Allison, THE OTHER MRS. MILLER
Disher, Garry, UNDER THE COLD BRIGHT LIGHTS
Dobbyn, John F., HIGH STAKES
Doiron, Paul, ALMOST MIDNIGHT
Donlea, Charlie, SOME CHOOSE DARKNESS
Dorsey, Tim, NO SUNSCREEN FOR THE DEAD
Dovalpage, Teresa, QUEEN OF BONES
Downie, David, THE GARDENER OF EDEN
Downing, David, DIARY OF A DEAD MAN ON LEAVE
Draine, Betsy &, Hinden, Michael, THE DEAD OF ACHILL ISLAND
Driscoll, Sara, NO MAN’S LAND
Dugoni, Robert, THE EIGHTH SISTER
Duncan, Elizabeth J., REMEMBERING THE DEAD
Dunnett, Kaitlyn, CLAUSE & EFFECT
Dyer, Ashley, THE CUTTING ROOM
Early, Hank, ECHOES OF THE FALL
Easley, Warren C., NO WAY TO DIE
Eisler, Barry, ALL THE DEVILS
Eisler, Barry , THE KILLER COLLECTIVE
Ellis, Bella, THE VANISHED BRIDE
Ellis, Karen, LAST NIGHT
Ellroy, James, THIS STORM
Elo, Elisabeth, FINDING KATARINA M.
Enmon, Larry, CITY OF FEAR
Ephron, Hallie, CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR
Eskens, Allen, NOTHING MORE DANGEROUS
Evans, Mary Anna, CATACOMBS
Farrell, Matthew, I KNOW EVERYTHING
Faye, Lyndsay, THE PARAGON HOTEL
Feeney, Alice, I KNOW WHO YOU ARE
Ferencik, Erica, INTO THE JUNGLE
Fielding, Joy, ALL THE WRONG PLACES
Finch, Charles, THE VANISHING MAN
Finder, Joseph, JUDGMENT
Fleishman, Jeffrey, MY DETECTIVE
Fletcher, Jessica &, Land, Jon, MURDER, SHE WROTE: MURDER IN RED
Flower, Amanda, MURDERS AND METAPHORS
Flower, Amanda, VERSE AND VENGEANCE
Flynn, Jack, BLOOD IN THE WATER
Flynn, Vince, LETHAL AGENT
Foley, Lucy, THE HUNTING PARTY
Forstchen, William R., 48 HOURS
Frear, Caz, STONE COLD HEART
Fredericks, Mariah, DEATH OF A NEW AMERICAN
Freeman, Brian, THE CROOKED STREET
Freemantle, Elizabeth , THE POISON BED
Friis, Agnete, THE SUMMER OF ELLEN
Furlong, Susan, FRACTURED TRUTH
Gailey, Sarah, MAGIC FOR LIARS
Galligan, John, BAD AXE COUNTY
Gardner, Lisa, NEVER TELL
Gates, Eva, SOMETHING RED SOMETHING DEAD
Gentill, Sulari, A MURDER UNMENTIONED
Gerard, Anna , PEACH CLOBBERED
Gerritsen, Tess, THE SHAPE OF NIGHT
Gervais, Simon, HUNT THEM DOWN
Giacobone, Nicolas, THE CROSSED-OUT NOTEBOOK
Gilbert, Victoria, PAST DUE FOR MURDER
Giordano, Mario, AUNTIE POLDI AND THE VINEYARDS OF ETNA
Goldberg, Lee, KILLER THRILLER
Goldberg, Leonard, THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ALISTAIR AINSWORTH
Goldenbaum, Sally, A MURDEROUS TANGLE
Goldin, Megan, THE ESCAPE ROOM
Golding, Melanie, LITTLE DARLINGS
Goldman, Matt, THE SHALLOWS
Goldstone, Lawrence, ASSASSIN OF SHADOWS
Gordon, David, THE HARD STUFF
Gould, Howard Michael, BELOW THE LINE
Grant, Andrew, INVISIBLE
Graves, Sarah, DEATH BY CHOCOLATE MALTED MILKSHAKE
Greaves, C. Joseph, CHURCH OF THE GRAVEYARD SAINTS
Grebe, Camilla, AFTER SHE’S GONE
Greene, Thomas Christopher, THE PERFECT LIAR
Greenwood, Kerry, THE SPOTTED DOG
Griffiths, Elly, THE STRANGER DIARIES
Griffiths, Elly, THE STONE CIRCLE
Griffiths, Elly, NOW YOU SEE THEM
Grimes, Martha, THE OLD SUCCESS
Gross, Andrew, THE FIFTH COLUMN
Hagberg, David, FIRST KILL
Haines, Carolyn , GAME OF BONES
Hall, Parnell, LIGHTS! CAMERA! PUZZLES!
Hall, Rachel Howzell, THEY ALL FALL DOWN
Hamilton, Glen Erik, MERCY RIVER
Hamilton, Ian, MOUNTAIN MASTER OF SHA TIN
Hamilton, Ian, FATE
Hand, Elizabeth, CURIOUS TOYS
Hannah, Mari, THE DEATH MESSENGER
Harding, Robyn, THE ARRANGEMEN
Harper, Jane, THE LOST MAN
Harris, C.S., WHO SLAYS THE WICKED
Harris, Thomas, CARI MORA
Hart, Andrew, THE WOMAN IN OUR HOUSE
Hart, Ellen , TWISTED AT THE ROOT
Hart, Rob, THE WAREHOUSE
Haynes, Dana, ST. NICHOLAS SAVALGE & WRECKING
Heller, Peter, THE RIVER
Hendricks, Greer &, Pekkanen, Sarah, AN ANONYMOUS GIRL
Herbert, Debbie, COLD WATERS
Herriman, Nancy, A FALL OF SHADOWS
Herron, Mick, JOE COUNTRY
Herron, R.H., STOLEN THINGS
Hill, Edwin, THE MISSING ONES
Hinkson, Jake, DRY COUNTY
Hirsch, Paddy, HUDSON’S KILL
Hirsch, Reece, BLACK NOWHERE
Hitchcock, Jane Stanton, BLUFF
Hogan, Ruth, THE WISDOM OF SALLY RED SHOES
Holahan, Cate, ONE LITTLE SECRET
Horowitz, Anthony, THE SENTENCE IS DEATH
Housewright, David, FIRST, KILL THE LAWYERS
Housewright, David, DEAD MAN’S MISTRESS
Howard, Catherine Ryan, REWIND
Huang, S.L., NULL SET
Hunter, Tom, ONE FATAL MISTAKE
Hurwitz, Gregg, OUT OF THE DARK
Ifkovic, Ed, RUN COLD
Iles, Greg, CEMETERY ROAD
Isaacs, Susan, TAKES ONE TO KNOW ONE
Jackson, Joshilyn, NEVER HAVE I EVER
James, Miranda, THE PAWFUL TRUTH
Jance, J.A., THE A LIST
Jance, J.A., SINS OF THE FATHER
Jewell, Lisa, THE FAMILY UPSTAIRS
Johansen, Iris, SMOKESCREEN
Johnson, Craig, LAND OF WOLVES
Johnson, Craig, LAND OF WOLVES
Jonasson, Ragnar, THE ISLAND
Jones, Sandie, THE FIRST MISTAKE
Jones, Stephen Mack, LIVES LAID AWAY
Kanon, Joseph, THE ACCOMPLICE
Kantaria, Annabel, I KNOW YOU
Karst, Leslie, MURDER FROM SCRATCH
Keir, Linda, DROWNING WITH OTHERS
Keller, Julia, THE COLD WAY HOME
Kellerman, Jonathan, THE WEDDING GUEST
Kelly, Erin, STONE MOTHERS
Kent, Minka, THE STILLWATER GIRLS
Kepler, Lars, STALKER
Kerr, Philip, METROPOLIS
Khan, Ausma Zehanat, A DEADLY DIVIDE
Khourey, Raymond, EMPIRE OF LIES
Kies, Thomas, GRAVEYARD BAY
King, Janna, MALIBU BLUFF
King, Stephen, THE INSTITUTE
Kistler, Bonnie, HOUSE ON FIRE
Knox, Joseph, THE SMILING MAN
Konkoly, Steven, THE RESCUE
Koontz, Dean, THE NIGHT WINDOW
Koryta, Michael, IF SHE WAKES
Krueger, William Kent, THIS TENDER LAND
Kwok, Jean, SEARCHING FOR SYLVIE LEE
Labuskes, Brianna, GIRLS OF GLASS
Lackey, Kris, GREASY BEND
Lafferty, Linda &, Stone, Andy, LIGHT IN THE SHADOWS
Lalami, Laila, THE OTHER AMERICANS
LaManna, Gina, PRETTY GUILTY WOMEN
Land, Jon, STRONG AS STEEL
Lang, Essie, TROUBLE ON THE BOOKS
Lansdale, Joe, THE ELEPHANT OF SURPRISE
Lapena, Shari, SOMEONE WE KNOW
Larsen, Ward, ASSASSIN’S REVENGE
Laukkanen, Owen, DECEPTION COVE
Lawson, Mike, HOUSE ARREST
Lee, Patrick, DARK SITE
Lee, Tosca, A SINGLE LIGHT
Lee, Tosca, THE LINE BETWEEN
Lehane, Con, MURDER OFF THE PAGE
Leon, Donna, UNTO US A SON IS GIVEN
Lepoinka, Kristen, THE STORIES YOU TELL
Les Becquets, Diane, THE LAST WOMAN IN THE FOREST
Lescroart, John, RULE OF LAW
Lindsay, Jeff, JUST WATCH ME
Lippman, Laura, LADY IN THE LAKE
Littlejohn, Emily, SHATTER THE NIGHT
Lodge, Gytha, SHE LIES IN WAIT
Logan, Kylie, THE SCENT OF MURDER
Logan, T.M., 29 SECONDS
Love, Melissa Scrivner, AMERICAN HEROIN
Lovesey, Peter, KILLING WITH CONFETTI
Lövestam, Sara, THE TRUTH BEHIND THE LIE
Lutz, Lisa, THE SWALLOWS
Macmillan, Gilly, THE NANNY
Macneal, Elizabeth, DOLL FACTORY
MacRae, Molly, CREWEL AND UNUSUAL
Maleeny, Tim, BOXING THE OCTOPUS
Malerman, Josh, INSPECTION
Margolin, Phillip, THE PERFECT ALIBI
Marion, Loretta, STORM OF SECRETS
Mascarenhas, Kate, THE PSYCHOLOGY OF TIME TRAVEL
Mason, Jamie, THE HIDDEN THINGS
Massey, Sujata, THE SATAPUR MOONSTONE
Masterman, Becky, WE WERE KILLERS ONCE
Mather, Matthew, THE DREAMING TREE
Mayor, Archer, BOMBER’S MOON
McDonald, Brian, OLD SOULS
McHugh, Laura, THE WOLF WANTS IN
McKenzie, Catherine, I’LL NEVER TELL
McKinty, Adrian, THE CHAIN
McPherson, Catriona, STRANGERS AT THE GATE
Merritt, Stephanie, WHILE YOU SLEEP
Methos, Victor, THE HALLOWS
Meyer, Deon, THE WOMAN IN THE BLUE CLOAK
Meyer, Nicholas, THE ADVENTURES OF THE PECULIAR PROTOCOLS
Michaelides, Alex, THE SILENT PATIENT
Mina, Denise, CONVICTION
Mizushima, Margaret, TRACKING GAME
Molin, Meghan Scott, THE QUEEN CON
Monago, Ellie, CONFIDENTIAL
Montclair, Allison, THE RIGHT SORT OF MAN
Montgomery, Jess, THE WIDOWS
Mosse, Kate, THE BURNING CHAMBERS
Mukherjee, Abir, SMOKE AND ASHES
Munier, Paula, BLIND SEARCH
Musso, Guillaume, THE REUNION
Neggers, Carla, RIVAL’S BREAK
Nesbo, Jo, KNIFE
Noble, Shelley, TELL ME NO LIES
Noonan, R.J., IN THE LINE OF FIRE
Noonan, R.J., IN THE LINE OF FIRE
North, Alex, THE WHISPER MAN
Oates, Joyce Carol, PURSUIT
Page, Katherine Hall, THE BODY IN THE WAKE
Page, Nora, READ ON ARRIVAL
Palmer, D.J., SAVING MEGHAN
Panowich, Brian, LIKE LIONS
Parker, T. Jefferson, THE LAST GOOD GUY
Parks, Brad, THE LAST ACT
Parra, Nancy J., SEVEN DEADLY SINS
Parris, S.J., TREACHERY
Patterson, Jorge Zepeda, THE BLACK JERSEY
Pavone, Chris, THE PARIS DIVERSION
Peikoff, Kira, MOTHER KNOWS BEST
Penny, Louise, A BETTER MAN
Penrose, Andrea, MURDER AT KENSINGTON PALACE
Peper, Eliot, BREACH
Perkins, S.C., MURDER ONCE REMOVED
Perks, Heidi, HER ONE MISTAKE
Perry, Anne, DEATH IN FOCUS
Perry, Carol J., FINAL EXAM
Perry, Thomas , THE BURGLAR
Petrie, Nick, TEAR IT DOWN
Petrou, Laurie, LOVE, HEATHER
Philips, Helen, THE NEED
Pitoniak, Anna , NECESSARY PEOPLE
Pobi, Robert, CITY OF WINDOWS
Porter, Henry, WHITE HOT SILENCE
Pressfield, Steven, 36 RIGHTEOUS MEN
Preston, Douglas &, Child, Lincoln, OLD BONES
Pronzini, Bill, THE FLIMFLAM AFFAIR
Pronzini, Bill, THE PEACEFUL VALLEY CRIME WAVE
Putnam, David, THE RECKLESS
Putnam, Jonathan F., A HOUSE DIVIDED
Quincy, D.M., MURDER AT THE OPERA
Quinn, Holly, A CRAFTER HOOKS A KILLER
Quinn, Spencer, HEART OF BARKNESS
Quirk, Matthew, THE NIGHT AGENT
Racculia, Kate, TUESDAY MOONEY TALKS TO GHOSTS
Rankin, Ian, IN A HOUSE OF LIES
Raybourn, Deanna, A DANGEROUS COLLABORATION
Rayburn, James, ASH
Redmond, Heather, GRAVE EXPECTATIONS
Reeve, Alex, HALF MOON STREET
Reich, Christopher, CROWN JEWEL
Rice, Christopher, BLOOD ECHO
Ripley, Nathan, YOUR LIFE IS MINE
Roanhorse, Rebecca, STORM OF LOCUSTS
Robards, Karen, THE FIFTH DOCTRINE
Robinson, Maggie, WHO’S SORRY NOW?
Robinson, Peter, CARELESS LOVE
Robotham, Michael, GOOD GIRL, BAD GIRL
Rosenfelt, David, BLACK AND BLUE
Rosenfelt, David, BARK OF NIGHT
Rosenfelt, David, DACHSHUND THROUGH THE SNOW
Rosenstiel, Tom, THE GOOD LIE
Rowland, Laura Joh, THE HANGMAN’S SECRET
Roy, Lori, GONE TOO LONG
Royal, Priscilla, THE TWICE-HANGED MAN
Rozan, S.J., PAPER SON
Russell, Craig, THE DEVIL ASPECT
Ryan, Hank Phillippi, THE MURDER LIST
Ryan, Jennifer, THE SPIES OF SHILLING LANE
Ryan, W.C., A HOUSE OF GHOSTS
Sager, Riley, LOCK EVERY DOOR
Sallis, James, SARAH JANE
Sandford, John, NEON PREY
Sansom, C.J., TOMBLAND
Savage, Vanessa, THE WOMAN IN THE DARK
Schaffer, Bernard, UNSETTLED GRAVE
Schaffhausen, Joanna, NO MERCY
Schneider, Anthony, LOWDOWN
Scott, J. Todd, THIS SIDE OF NIGHT
Scottoline, Lisa, SOMEONE KNOWS
Segura, Alex, MIAMI MIDNIGHT
Shelton, Paige, THE LOCH NESS PAPERS
Shelton, Paige, THIN ICE
Siger, Jeffrey, THE MYKONOS MOB
Sigurdardottir, Yrsa, THE RECKONING
Silva, Daniel, THE NEW GIRL
Skalka, Patricia, DEATH BY THE BAY
Slaughter, Karin, THE LAST WIDOW
Smith, Sherri, THE RETREAT
Smith, Timothy Jay, THE FOURTH COURIER
Souza, Joseph, PRAY FOR THE GIRL
Spain, Jo, BENEATH THE SURFACE
Spain, Jo, WITH OUR BLESSING
Spence, Gerry, COURT OF LIES
Stevens, Taylor, LIARS’ PARADOX
Stone, Victoria Helen, FALSE STEP
Stringer, Jay, MARAH CHASE AND THE CONQUEROR’S TOMB
Sveistrup, Søren, THE CHESTNUT MAN
Swanson, Peter, BEFORE SHE KNEW HIM
Swinson, David, TRIGGER
Sykes, S.J., THE BONE FIRE
Tarloff, Erik, THE WOMAN IN BLACK
Taylor, Brad, DAUGHTER OF WAR
Taylor, David C., NIGHT WATCH
Thomas, Keith, DAHLIA BLACK
Thomas, Will, LETHAL PURSUIT
Thompson, Victoria, MURDER ON TRINITY PLACE
Thor, Brad, BACKLASH
Todd, Charles, THE BLACK ASCOT
Tracy, P.J., ICE COLD HEART
Trent, Christine, A MURDEROUS MALADY
Tudor, C.J., THE HIDING PLACE
Tursten, Helen, WINTER GRAVE
Tursten, Helene, HUNTING GAME
Tuti, Ilaria, FLOWERS OVER THE INFERNO
Tyce, Harriet, BLOOD ORANGE
Unger, Lisa, THE STRANGER INSIDE
Upson, Nicola, SORRY FOR THE DEAD
van Lustbader, Eric, THE SUM OF ALL SHADOWS
Vilhauer, Ruvanee Pietersz, THE MASK COLLECTORS
Walker, Wendy, THE NIGHT BEFORE
Walters, Damien Angelica, THE DEAD GIRLS CLUB
Ward, Annie, BEAUTIFUL BAD
Watt, Holly, TO THE LIONS
Watterson, Kate, BLINDSIDED
Weaver, Ashley, A DANGEROUS ENGAGEMENT
Webb, Betty, DESERT REDEMPTION
Welsh, Kaite, THE UNQUIET HEART
Wendig, Chuck, VULTURES
Weston, Julie, MOONSCAPE
White, Christian, THE NOWHERE CHILD
Willocks, Tim, MEMO FROM TURNER
Wilson, F. Paul, THE VOID PROTOCOL
Wimberley, Darryl, POST FACTO
Wingate, Marty, THE BODIES IN THE LIBRARY
Winspear, Jacqueline, THE AMERICAN AGENT
Winters, Ben H., GOLDEN STATE
Wright, Erica, FAMOUS IN CEDARVILLE
Wyler, Allen, DEADLY ODDS 2.0
Young, Hester, THE BURNING ISLAND

Best First Novel

Akers, W.M., WESTSIDE
Allen, Jason, THE EAST END
Bartz, Andrea, THE LOST NIGHT
Benn, Marlowe, RELATIVE FORTUNES
Berry, Connie, A DREAM OF DEATH
Bobotis, Andrea, THE LAST LIST OF MISS JUDITH KRATT
Brecher, Christin, MURDER’S NO VOTIVE CONFIDENCE
Brockman, Cambria, TELL ME EVERYTHING
Coleman, Patrick, CHURCHGOER
Collins, Megan, THE WINTER SISTER
Connolly, Maureen Joyce, LITTLE LOVELY THINGS
Dimberg, Kelsey Rae, GIRL IN THE REARVIEW MIRROR
Dow, David R., CONFESSIONS OF AN INNOCENT MAN
Downing, Samantha, MY LOVELY WIFE
Eldridge, Tori, THE NINJA DAUGHTER
Ellett, Heather Harper, AIN’T NOBODY NOBODY
Fargo, Layne, TEMPER
Fitzpatrick, Lydia, LIGHTS ALL NIGHT LONG
Gough, Alfred &, Millar, Miles, DOUBLE EXPOSURE
Grames, Juliet, THE SEVEN OR EIGHT DEATHS OF STELLA FORTUNE
Grant, Kimi Cunningham, FALLEN MOUNTAINS
Hamill, Shaun, A COSMOLOGY OF MONSTERS
Jacobs, Chip, ARROYO
Jacobs, R.J., AND THEN YOU WERE GONE
James, J.S., RIVER RUN
Johnson, Sara E., MOLTEN MUD MURDER
Kim, Angie, MIRACLE CREEK
Koepp, David, COLD STORAGE
Lelchuk, S.A., SAVE ME FROM DANGEROUS MEN
Lillie, Vanessa, LITTLE VOICES
Lippman, Gary, SET THE CONTROLS FOR THE HEART OF SHARON TATE
Mancusi, Nicholas, A PHILOSOPHY OF RUIN
Marcantonio, Patricia, FELICITY CARROL AND THE PERILOUS PURSUIT
Martinson, T.J., THE REIGN OF THE KINGFISHER
McDonald, Christina, THE NIGHT OLIVIA FELL
McFarland, Kristin, NO SAVING THROW
McMahon, John, THE GOOD DETECTIVE
Medearis, Wil, RESTORATION HEIGHTS
Miller, Michele W., WIDOWS-IN-LAW
Mobley, Max, HOWARD & DEBBIE
Nellums, Eliza, ALL THAT’S BRIGHT AND GONE
Nieh, Daniel, BEIJING PAYBACK
Norman, August, COME AND GET ME
Petrova, Daniela, HER DAUGHTER’S MOTHER
Phillips, Tracey S., BEST KEPT SECRETS
Prescott, Lara, THE SECRETS WE KEPT
Scott, E.G., THE WOMAN INSIDE
Sims, Laura, LOOKER
Smith, Patricia Shanae, REMEMBER
Struzan, Dylan, A BLOODY BUSINESS
Tomlinson, Max, VANISHING IN THE HAIGHT
Vandelly, T. Marie, THEME MUSIC
Vercher, John, THREE-FIFTHS
Vonderau, Carl, MURDERABILIA
Walker, Caroline Louise, MAN OF THE YEAR
Wheaton, M.G., EMILY ETERNAL
Wilkinson, Lauren, AMERICAN SPY

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Adams, Ellery, MURDER IN THE READING ROOM
Alexander, Ellie, LIVE AND LET PIE
Alexander, Ellie, A CUP OF HOLIDAY FEAR
Allen, J.D., SKIN GAME
Andrews, V.C., THE SILHOUETTE GIRL
Andrews, Brian &, Wilson, Jeffrey, RED SPECTER
Archer, Winnie, FLOUR IN THE ATTIC
Bailey, Robert, THE FINAL RECKONING
Baker, Bree, NO GOOD TEA GOES UNPUNISHED
Baker, Bree, TIDE AND PUNISHMENT
Barnard, J.E., WHERE THE ICE FALLS
Belle, Kimberly, DEAR WIFE
Bellotto, Tony, BELLINI AND THE SPHINX
Belsky, R.G., BELOW THE FOLD
Bernt, Eric, THE SOUND OF ECHOES
Blake, Bethany, SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING MEWED
Boyle, Gerry, RANDOM ACT
Brady, A.F., ONCE A LIAR
Brant, Kylie, DOWN THE DARKEST ROAD
Brennan, Allison, STORM WARNING
Brennan, Allison, NOTHING TO HIDE
Brightwell, Emily, MRS. JEFFRIES DELIVERS THE GOODS
Bruns, Catherine, PENNE DREADFUL
Bryan, Mollie Cox, THE JEAN HARLOW BOMBSHELL
Budewitz, Leslie, CHAI ANOTHER DAY
Burrows, Steve, A DANCE OF CRANES
Burton, Mary, HIDE AND SEEK
Burton, Mary, I SEE YOU
Butler, Dave, IN RHINO WE TRUST
Cahoon, Lynn, MOTHER’S DAY MAYHEM
Cahoon, Lynn, ONE POTATO, TWO POTATO, DEAD
Cahoon, Lynn, CORNED BEEF AND CASUALTIES
Cahoon, Lynn, SCONED TO DEATH
Caine, Rachel, WOLFHUNTER RIVER
Calder, Eve, AN THEN THERE WERE CRUMBS
Calkins, Susanna, MURDER KNOCKS TWICE
Cameron, Kenneth, THE SECOND WOMAN
Camilleri, Andrea, THE OVERNIGHT KIDNAPPER
Camilleri, Andrea, THE OTHER END OF THE LINE
Carpenter, Emily, UNTIL THE DAY I DIE
Carswell, Sean, DEAD EXTRA
Carswell, Sean, DEAD EXTRA
Chandlar, L.A., THE PEARL DAGGER
Chapman, Brenda, TURNING SECRETS
Chien, Vivien, MURDER LO MEIN
Chien, Vivien, WONTON TERROR
Clark, Becky, FOUL PLAY ON WORDS
Clark, C. Hope, DYING ON EDISTO
Clark, Michael J., MAHONEY’S CAMARO
Coco, Nancy, FUDGE BITES
Collins, Max Allan, GIRL MOST LIKELY
Collins, Max Allan, KILLING QUARRY
Conroy, Vivian, LAST PEN STANDING
Conte, Cate, THE TELL TAIL HEART
Cooper, Doug, FOCUS LOST
Cooper, Steven, VALLEY OF SHADOWS
Dahl, Alex, THE HEART KEEPER
Dawson, Janet, THE DEVIL CLOSE BEHIND
Dennis, Ralph, THE SPY IN THE BOX
Diskin, E.C., DESPERATE PATHS
Dodd, Christina, STRANGERS SHE KNOWS
Duff, Avery, THE BOARDWALK OPTION
Edwards, Martin, GALLOWS COURT
Elliot, Kendra, A MERCIFUL PROMISE
Elliott, Kendra, A MERCIFUL FATE
Elliott, Kendra, BRED IN THE BONE
Feliz, Mary, CLIFF HANGER
Ford, G.M., HEAVY ON THE DEAD
Fox, Hester, THE WIDOW OF PALE HARBOR
Frasier, Anne, THE BODY KEEPER
Frey, Rea , BECAUSE YOU’RE MINE
Gilstrap, John, TOTAL MAYHEM
Girard, Danielle, EXPIRE
Goldstein, Debra H., ONE TASTE TOO MANY
Goodman, Carol, THE NIGHT VISITORS
Graham, Heather, THE SEEKERS
Green, Ellen J., ABSOLUTION
Green, Layton, A SHATTERED LENS
Greenaway, R.M., FLIGHTS AND FALLS
Griffin, Laura, HER DEADLY SECRETS
Gudenkauf, Heather, BEFORE SHE WAS FOUND
Hamilton, Victoria, A GENTLEWOMAN’S GUIDE TO MURDER
Hannah, Darci, CHERRY SCONES & BROKEN BONES
Hannibal, James R., THE GRYPHON HEIST
Harper, Bradley, QUEEN’S GAMBIT
Haywood, Gar Anthony, GOOD MAN GONE BAD
Head, Cheryl A., JUDGE ME WHEN I’M WRONG
Hennrikus, J.A., WITH A KISS I DIE
Hirahara, Naomi, ICED IN PARADISE
Hix, Aimee, DARK STREETS, COLD SUBURBS
Hogsett, Annie, THE DEVIL’S OWN GAME
Hollon, Cheryl, DOWN IN FLAMES
Holloway, Meghan, ONCE MORE UNTO THE BREACH
Houston, Victoria, DEAD BIG DAWG
Hruska, Alan, THE INGLORIOUS ARTS
Huber, Anna Lee, AN ARTLESS DEMISE
Huber, Anna Lee, PENNY FOR YOUR SECRETS
Hunsicker, Harry, TEXAS SICARIO
Hunter, Cara, IN THE DARK
Hutchinson, Dot, THE VANISHING SEASON
Ireland, Sandra, BONE DEEP
Jennings, Luke, KILLING EVE: NO TOMORROW
Johnston, Linda O., FOR A GOOD PAWS
Jonasson, Ragnar, RUPTURE
Jones, Allen Morris, SWEENEY ON THE ROCKS
Judson, Daniel, THE SHADOW AGENT
Kalteis, Dietrich, CALL DOWN THE THUNDER
Kara, Lesley, THE RUMOR
Katchur, Karen, COLD WOODS
Kay, Arlene, DEATH BY DOG SHOW
Kay, Arlene, HOMICIDE BY HORSE SHOW
Kazimer, J.A., A SHOT OF MURDER
Kelly, Diane, DEAD AS A DOOR KNOCKER
Kelly, Diane, PAW OF THE JUNGLE
Kendal, Claire, I SPY
Kessler, Kate, SEVEN CROWS
Kincheloe, Jennifer, THE BODY IN GRIFFITH PARK
Kirk, Shannon, GRETCHEN
Konkoly, Steven, THE RAID
Kraus, Daniel, BLOOD SUGAR
Kroll, Bob, FIRE TRAP
Lanouette, Marian, ALL THE DIRTY SECRETS
Lashner, William, FREEDOM ROAD
Laurin, Nina, THE STARTER WIFE
Lawrence, Mary, THE ALCHEMIST OF LOST SOULS
Lehtolainen, Leena, WHERE HAVE ALL THE YOUNG GIRLS GONE
Leigh, Melinda, SECRETS NEVER DIE
Leigh, Melinda, SAVE YOUR BREATH
Leigh, Melinda, WHISPER OF BONES
Lillard, Amy, CAN’T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS MURDER
Lindsey, Erin, A GOLDEN GRAVE
Lindsey, Julie Anne , APPLE CIDER SLAYING
Longworth, M.L., A NOEL KILLING
Lubuskes, Brianna, BLACK ROCK BAY
Lutz, John, THE HAVANA GAME
Lynch, Dudley, A FRAGMENT TOO FAR
Macy, Meg, HAVE YOURSELF A BEARY LITTLE MURDER
Maloney, Leo J., WAR OF SHADOWS
Manning, Max, THE VICTIM
Masters, S.R., KILLER YOU KNOW
Matthews, Olivia, ALIBIS & ANGELS
Maxwell, Edith, CHARITY’S BURDEN
Maxwell, Eliza, THE SHADOW WRITER
McAllister, Gillian, THE GOOD SISTER
McBride, Matthew, END OF THE OCEAN
McIlvanney, Liam, THE QUAKER
McKinnon, Hannah Mary, HER SECRET SON
McPherson, Catriona, SCOT & SODA
Mitzner, Adam, A MATTER OF WILL
Mofina, Rick, MISSING DAUGHTER
Moore, Jonathan, BLOOD RELATIONS
Myers, Jr., William L., A KILLER’S ALIBI
Nickless, Barb, AMBUSH
Nordbo, Mads Peder, THE GIRL WITHOUT SKIN
North, Lauren, THE PERFECT SON
Novak, Brenda, BLIND SPOT
O’Donohue, Clare, BREAKING THE DANCE
Olsen, Gregg, LYING NEXT TO ME
Orr, Jill, THE UGLY TRUTH
Overton, Hollie, THE RUNAWAY
Pandian, Gigi, THE ALCHEMIST’S ILLUSION
Pape, Sharon, MAGICKAL MYSTERY LORE
Parks, Alan, FEBRUARY’S SONS
Perini, Robini, FORGOTTEN LEGACY
Perry, Carol J., LATE CHECKOUT
Perry, Leigh, THE SKELETON STUFFS A STOCKING
Poulsen, David A., NONE SO DEADLY
Pressey, Rose, FASHIONS FADE, HAUNTED IS ETERNAL
Pressey, Rose, MURDER CAN MESS UP YOUR MASTERPIECE
Price, Adam O’Fallon, THE HOTEL NEVERSINK
Pulley, D.M., NO ONE’S HOME
Randall, Gregory C., SAIGON RED
Randall, Shari, DRAWN AND BUTTERED
Redmond, Lissa Marie, THE MURDER BOOK
Redmond, Lissa Marie, A MEANS TO AN END
Reed, Rick, THE CLEANEST KILL
Reeds, Brandi, THIRD PARTY
Rendon, Marcie R., GIRL GONE MISSING
Richtel, Matt, THE MAN WHO WOULDN’T DIE
Riggs, Catharine, WHAT SHE NEVER SAID
Round, Jeffrey, SHADOW PUPPET
Rous, Emma, THE AU PAIR
Rowley, Emma, WHERE THE MISSING GO
Sandlin, Lisa, THE BIRD BOYS
Schaefer, Craig, THE LOOT
Serong, Jock, PRESERVATION
Shaffer, Andrew, HOPE RIDES AGAIN
Shames, Terry, A RISKY UNDERTAKING FOR LORETTA SINGLETARY
Shepard, Sara, REPUTATION
Silvis, Randall, A LONG WAY DOWN
Simon, Misty, CARPET DIEM
Slimani, Leila, ADELE
Smith, Alexander McCall, THE PEPPERMINT TEA CHRONICLES
Smith, J.P., THE DROWNING
Stanley, Michael, SHOOT THE BASTARDS
Staub, Wendy Corsi, DEAD SILENCE
Stein, Triss, BROOKLYN LEGACIES
Steinke, Lisa &, Fenton, Liz, THE TWO LILA BENNETTS
Sten, Viveca, IN THE SHADOW OF POWER
Stevenson, Benjamin, TRUST ME WHEN I LIE
Stone, Jacob, UNLEASHED
Stuart, A.M., SINGAPORE SAPPHIRE
Swanson, Denise , COME HOMICIDE OR HIGH WATER
Swanson, Denise , LEAVE NO SCONE UNTURNED
Tantimedh, Adi, HER FUGITIVE HEART
Tarttelin, Abigail, DEAD GIRLS
Tate, Courtney Evan, I’LL BE WATCHING YOU
Thomas, Wendall, DROWNED UNDER
Townsend, Peggy, THE THIN EDGE
Trafford, J.D., WITHOUT PRECEDENT
Valcárcel, Guillermo, SHADOWS ACROSS AMERICA
Valcárcel, Guillermo, COUNTERFEIT
Vargas, Fred, THIS POISON WILL REMAIN
Veste, Luca, THE BONE KEEPER
Wagner, David P., ROMAN COUNT DOWN
Weber, Tracy, MURDER LIKES IT HOT
Weiss, Kirsten, PIE HARD
Weiss, Kirsten, CHOCOLATE A LA MURDER
Weiss, Martin Jay, FLAMINGO COAST
White, Kate, SUCH A PERFECT WIFE
White, Loreth Anne, THE DARK BONES
White, Loreth Anne, IN THE DARK
Williams, Penelope, LIES THAT BIND
Wilson, Carter , THE DEAD GIRL IN 2A
Winchester, J.M., ALL THE LOVELY PIECES
Womack, Gwendolyn, THE TIME COLLECTOR
Wortham, Reavis Z., HAWKE’S TARGET
Zunker, Chad, AN EQUAL JUSTICE

 

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Best Fact Crime

Abbott, Karen, THE GHOSTS OF EDEN PARK: THE BOOTLEG KING, THE WOMEN WHO PURSUED HIM, AND THE MURDER THAT SHOCKED JAZZ-AGE AMERICA
Ashline, Susan, WITHOUT A PRAYER: THE DEATH OF LUCAS LEONARD AND HOW ONE CHURCH BECAME A CULT
Batchelor, Bob, THE BOURBON KING: THE LIFE AND CRIMES OF GEORGE REMUS, PROHIBITION’S EVIL GENIUS
Bilefsky, Dan, THE LAST JOB: THE “BAD GRANDPAS” AND THE HATTON GARDEN HEIST
Blake, Heidi, FROM RUSSIA WITH BLOOD: THE KREMLIN’S RUTHLESS ASSASSINATION PROGRAM AND VLADIMIR PUTIN’S WAR ON THE WEST
Bowden, Mark, THE LAST STONE: A MASTERPIECE OF CRIMINAL INTERROGATION
Bricklin, Julia, BLONDE RATTLESNAKE: BURMAH ADAMS, TOM WHITE, AND THE 1933 CRIME SPRESS THAT TERRORIZED LOS ANGELES
Brown, Vanessa, THE FOREST CITY KILLER: A SERIAL MURDERER, A COLD-CASE SLEUTH, AND A SEARCH FOR JUSTICE
Callahan, Maureen, AMERICAN PREDATOR: THE HUNT FOR THE MOST METICULOUS SERIAL KILLER OF THE 21ST CENTURY
Cep, Casey, FURIOUS HOURS: MURDER, FRAUD, AND THE LAST TRIAL OF HARPER LEE
Cohen, Rich, THE LAST PIRATE OF NEW YORK: A GHOST SHIP, A KILLER, AND THE BIRTH OF A GANGSTER NATION
Cumming, Laura, FIVE DAYS GONE: THE MYSTERY OF MY MOTHER’S DISAPPEARANCE AS A CHILD
Dekle Sr., George R., SIX CAPSULES: THE GILDED AGE MURDER OF HELEN POTTS
Destefano, Anthony M., GOTTI’S BOYS: THE MAFIA CREW THAT KILLED FOR JOHN GOTTI
Fanning, Diane, DEATH ON THE RIVER: A FIANCEE’S DARK SECRETS AND A KAYAK TRIP TURNED DEADLY
Farrow, Ronan, CATCH AND KILL: LIES, SPIES, AND A CONSPIRACY TO PROTECT PREDATORS
Franscell, Ron, ALICE & GERALD: A HOMICIDAL LOVE STORY
Frost, Rebecca, WORDS OF A MONSTER: ANALYZING THE WRITINGS OF H.H. HOLMES, AMERICA’S FIRST SERIAL KILLER
Gardner, Charles A., DANNEMORA: TWO ESCAPED KILLERS, THREE WEEKS OF TERROR, AND THE LARGEST MANHUNT EVER IN NEW YORK STATE
Glatt, John, THE FAMILY NEXT DOOR: THE HEARTBREAKING IMPRISONMENT OF THE THIRTEEN TURPIN SIBLINGS AND THEIR EXTRAORDINARY RESCUE
Goddard, John, THE MAN WITH THE BLACK VALISE: TRACKING THE KILLER OF JESSIE KEITH
Greiner, James M., A WOMAN CONDEMNED: THE TRAGIC CASE OF ANNA ANTONIO
Harman, Claire, MURDER BY THE BOOK: THE MURDER THAT SHOCKED DICKENS’ LONDON
Hogan, Shanna, SECRETS OF A MARINE’S WIFE: A TRUE STORY OF MARRIAGE, OBSESSION AND MURDER
Hornung, Chuck $, Charlton, B. Lee, TRAIL OF SHADOWS: THE UNSOLVED MURDERS OF PROHIBITION AGENTS DALE KEARNEY AND RAY SUTTON
Houlahan, Peter, NORCO ’80: THE TRUE STORY OF THE MOST SPECTACULAR BANK ROBBERY IN AMERICAN HISTORY
Humes, Edward, BURNED: A STORY OF MURDER AND THE CRIME THAT WASN’T
Jensen, Billy, CHASE DARKNESS WITH ME: HOW ONE TRUE-CRIME WRITER STARTED SOLVING MURDERS
Komar, Debra, THE COURT OF BETTER FICTION: THREE TRIALS, TWO EXECUTIONS, AND ARCTIC SOVEREIGNTY
Levin, Josh, THE QUEEN: THE FORGOTTEN LIFE BEHIND AN AMERICAN MYTH
Maier, Thomas, MAFIA SPIES: THE INSIDE STORY OF THE CIA, GANGSTERS, JFK, AND CASTRO
McConnell, Virginia A., THE BELLE OF BEDFORD AVENUE: THE SENSATIONAL BROOKS-BURNS MURDER IN TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY NEW YORK
McFate, Sean, THE NEW RULES OF WAR: VICTORY IN THE AGE OF DURABLE DISORDER
Monroe, Rachel, SAVAGE APPETITES: FOUR TRUE STORIES OF WOMEN, CRIME, AND OBSESSION
Olsen, Gregg, IF YOU TELL: A TRUE STORY OF MURDER, FAMILY SECRETS, AND THE UNBREAKABLE BOND OF SISTERHOOD
O’Neill, Eric, GRAY DAY: MY UNDERCOVER MISSION TO EXPOSE AMERICA’S FIRST CYBER SPY
O’Neill, Tomo &, Piepenbring, Dan, CHAOS: CHARLES MANSON, THE CIA, AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE SIXTIES
Payne, Doris, DIAMOND DORIS: THE TRUE STORY OF THE WORLD’S MOST NOTORIOUS JEWEL THIEF
Petrovich, Curt, BLAMED AND BROKEN: THE MOUNTIES AND THE DEATH OF ROBERT DZIEKANSKI
Phelps, M. William, WHERE MONSTERS HIDE: SEX, MURDER, AND MADNESS IN THE MIDWEST
Pickens, Cathy, CHARLOTTE TRUE CRIME STORIES: NOTORIOUS CASES FROM FRAUD TO SERIAL KILLING
Polchin, James, INDECENT ADVANCES: A HIDDEN HISTORY OF TRUE CRIME AND PREJUDICE BEFORE STONEWALL
Ratliff, Evan, THE MASTERMIND: DRUGS. EMPIRE. MURDER. BETRAYAL
Robertson, Cara, THE TRIAL OF LIZZIE BORDEN
Rubenhold, Hallie, THE FIVE: THE UNTOLD LIVES OF THE WOMEN KILLED BY JACK THE RIPPER
Stefano, Karen, WHAT A BODY REMEMBERS: A MEMOIR OF SEXUAL ASSAULT AND ITS AFTERMATH
Stone, MD, Michael H. &, Brucato, PhD, Gary, THE NEW EVIL: UNDERSTANDING THE EMERGENCE OF MODERN VIOLENT CRIME
Sullivan, Randall, DEAD WRONG: THE CONTINUING STORY OF CITY OF LIES, CORRUPTION AND COVER-UP IN THE NOTORIOUS BIG MURDER INVESTIGATION
Wiltshire, Patricia, THE NATURE OF LIFE AND DEATH: EVERY BODY LEAVES A TRACE
Wood, Larry E., BIGAMY AND BLOODSHED: THE SCANDAL OF EMMA MOLLOY AND THE MURDER OF SARAH GRAHAM
Wright, Evan, BAD THERAPIST

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Best Critical-Biographical

Billheimer, John, HITCHCOCK AND THE CENSORS
Blackwell, Laird R., FREDERIC DANNAY, ELLERY QUEEN’S MYSTERY MAGAZINE AND THE ART OF THE DETECTIVE SHORT STORY
Hull, Christopher, OUR MAN DOWN IN HAVANA: THE STORY BEHIND GRAHAM GREENE’S COLD WAR SPY NOVEL
McKendry, Anne, MEDIEVAL CRIME FICTION: A CRITICAL OVERVIEW
Roark, Jarrod D., MARK TWAIN AT THE GALLOWS: CRIME AND JUSTICE IN HIS WESTERN WRITING, 1861-1873
Van Dover, J.K., THE DETECTIVE AND THE ARTIST: PAINTERS, POETS, AND WRITERS IN CRIME FICTION, 1840S-1970S

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Best Short Story

Abiko, Takemaru, “A SMART DUMMY IN THE TENT” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Abrahams, Tom, “TOLERANCE” – HOUSTON NOIR
Alef, Rob, “DOG TAG AFTERNOON” – BERLIN NOIR
Allyn, Doug, “THE WEDDING CRASHER” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Allyn, Doug, “THE GIRLS IN THE FOURTH ROW” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Allyn, Doug, “THE DUTCHY” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Amatmoekrim, Karin, “SILENT DAYS” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Annas, Max, “LOCAL TRAIN” – BERLIN NOIR
Anthony, Meredith, “EDDY GETS HIS” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Appel, René &, Pachter, Josh, “STARRY, STARRY NIGHT” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Atkins, Ace, “FROM FOUR TILL LATE” – ODD PARTNERS
Baker, Chad, “THE SMOKING BANDIT OF LAKESIDE TERRACE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Baldwin, Shauna Singh, “TWO CENTS” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Barrett, Casey, “WHO’S GOT THE SMACK?” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Beam, R.J., “LUCKY COP” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Beck, Zoë, “DORA” – BERLIN NOIR
Benali, Abdelkader, “THE GIRL AT THE END OF THE LINE” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Bender, Aimee, “FIRETOWN” – CUTTING EDGE
Berg, Michael, “WELCOME TO AMSTERDAM” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Berry, Mysti, “YORKSHIRE RIPPER” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Bervoets, Hanna, “THE TOWER” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Black, Michael A., “CARNIVORES AND HERBIVORES” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Black, Michael A., “THE BRASS RING” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Black, Pat, “THE FIRST DAY OF THE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Blackwood, Pamela, “JUSTICE” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Bohnet, Katja, “FASHION WEEK” – BERLIN NOIR
Boland, John C., “MARLEY’S MISTRESS” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Bonsall, Joseph S., “SUNSHINE BERKMAN” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Boswell, Robert, “THE USE OF LANDSCAPE” – HOUSTON NOIR
Bourelle, Andrew, “THE SHADOWY SHAPE OF MAN” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Bracken, Michael, “WISHING TREE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Bracken, Michael, “OYSTERMEN” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Brennan, Allison, “BITE OUT OF CRIME” – ODD PARTNERS
Brennan, Allison, “RIDE ALONG” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Brett, Simon, “ENTRIES AND EXITS” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Brooks, Ry, “NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Bruce, Mark, “MINERVA JAMES AND THE GODDESS OF JUSTICE” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Buckley, Julia, “SUBTERFUGE” – ME TOO
Budewitz, Leslie, “MISS STARR’S GOOD-BYE” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Burcell, Robin , “THE BOOKENDS MURDER” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Burke, Tim, “WHEN WILL I EVER USE THIS?” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Capel, Theo, “LUCKY SEVENS” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Carr, Shelly Dickson, “THE BEACON HILL SUICIDE” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Causey, James E., “THE CLEM” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Cebula, Michael, “SECOND COUSINS” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Cha, Steph, “THIEF” – CUTTING EDGE
Chan, Chris, “OF COURSE HE PUSHED HIM” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Clancy, Christi, “‘MOCKING SEASON” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Clifford, Aoife, “CROSSING BRIDGES” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Cobb, C.L., “WITHIN AN HEIR’S BREATH OF DEATH” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Cobb, C.L., “A CASE OF SOUTHERN DISCOMFORT” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Cody, Liza, “LIFE AND DEATH IN T-SHIRTS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Cohen, Ute, “VALVERDE” – BERLIN NOIR
Coleman, Matt, “STRAY DOGS” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Coleman, Reed Farrel, “SUMMERFEST ’76” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Coleman, Reed Farrel, “SURE, ANYTHING” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Colt, Peter, “THE HIPPIE” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Conelli, Marco, “GENTRIFIED HOMICIDE” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Cortez, Sarah, “PHOTO ALBUM” – HOUSTON NOIR
Costa, Shelley, “GLOCK, PAPER, SCISSORS” – ODD PARTNERS
Coward, Mat, “WHAT INVISIBLE MEANS” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Coward, Mat, “SHALL I BE MURDER? – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Cowgill, Michael, “CALL ME CHUCKLES” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Cox, Brian, “THE SURROGATE INITIATIVE” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Crandell, Doug, “SHANTY FALLS” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Crandell, Doug, “WRANGLED” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Cross, Vida, “ALL DRESSED IN RED” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Dale, John, “GOOD BOY, BAD GIRL” – SYDNEY NOIR
Dapin, Mark, “IN THE COURT OF THE LION KING” – SYDNEY NOIR
Davidson, Hilary, “HONOR THY FATHER” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
De Noux, O’Neil, “THE PEESCHWET” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
De Noux, O’Neil, “THE PAIN” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
De Noux, O’Neil, SAC-A-LAIT” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
de Noux, O’Neil, “A MEANNESS IN ME” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
de Waal, Simon, “SALVATION” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Dean, David, “SNOW BOY” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Dean, David, “THE DUELIST” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Dean, David, “THE SQUATTER” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Dean, David, “THE BREAKFAST CLUB” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Deaver, Jeffery, “CAPTIVATED”
Deaver, Jeffery, “SECURITY” – ODD PARTNERS
den Hollander, Loes, “THE STRANGER INSIDE ME” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Dermatis, Dayle A., “PIRATE PETE’S” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Dermatis, Dayle A., “WOMEN WHO LOVE DOGS” – ME TOO
Devenport, Emily, “NOT MY CIRCUS, BUT THEY ARE MY MONKEYS” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Dilts, Catherine, “REAL COWGIRLS DON’T CRY” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Dirckx, John H., “A SIX-PIPE PROBLEM” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Dirckx, John H., “WHO’S COUNTING” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
DiSclafani, Anton, “TANGLED” – HOUSTON NOIR
Dobbyn, John F., “TORERO” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Doiron, Paul, “BACKTRACK” – CRIMINAL INTENT
Dowell, Trey, “HEAT” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Doyle, Peter, “GOOD BLOKE” – SYDNEY NOIR
Drewe, Robert, “THE RAZOR” – SYDNEY NOIR
DuBois, Brendan, “SIDEWAYS BREAKFAST” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
DuBois, Brendan, “THE WORKOUT” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
DuBois, Brendan, “HER SISTER’S SECRETS” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
DuBois, Brendan, “THE SAMARITAN WOMAN” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Dugoni, Robert, “THE LAST GAME” – ODD PARTNERS
Dunlap, Susan, “AUNT JENNA WAS A SPY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Edgerton, Les, PRIME RIB FROM THE BRAHMA BULLS” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Edwards, Martin, “THE GIRL ON THE BANDWAGON” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Egan, Kevin, “THE COURTHOUSE PAPERBOY” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Egan, Kevin, “THE VISIT” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Egan, Kevin, “THE LAST GOOD GUY” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Elwood, Elizabeth, “THE CHESS ROOM” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Evans, Stephanie Jaye, “JAMIE’S MOTHER” – HOUSTON NOIR
Faherty, Terence, “MARGO AND THE RED CARNATION” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Faherty, Terence, “THE CARDBOARD BOX” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Fall, Melissa, “PHOTO FINISHED” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Fawns, Angelique, “THREE CALENDARS” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Fisher, Eve, “THE SEVEN-DAY ITCH” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Fisher, Eve, “PENTECOST” – ME TOO
Fisher, Tony, “TINGO” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Floyd, John M., “ON THE ROAD WITH MARY JO” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Ford, Webster, “BARE RUINED CHOIRS” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Frank, William, “GEORGIA IN THE WIND” – ODD PARTNERS
Franklin, S.L., “SEAL OF THE CONFESSIONAL” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Fulton, Ceclila, “THE FATHER OF THE CORPSE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Fusilli, Jim, “NIALL NELSON IS ON MY FLIGHT” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Gannon, Gin, “BANSHEE SCREAM” – ME TOO
Gerard, Kathleen, “TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Gilling, Tom, “RIP-OFF” – SYDNEY NOIR
Glenn, Teel James, “THE CASE OF THE FINAL INTERVIEW” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Goodrich, Joseph, “THE BEIGE SKIRT” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Gore, Steven, “PRIVATE JUSTICE” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Graham, Heather, “THE DEVIL IN THE FLESH” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Griffin, James Hadley, “RIONACH, MY QUEEN” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Groschupf, Johannes, “HEINRICHPLATZ BLUES” – BERLIN NOIR
Guillebea, Michael, “THE SMOOTH JOY OF ONE GOOD STEP” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Hagerty, David, “DRINKS AT THE EL NAVAJO” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Hallstead, William, “YOU CAN SCREAM IN THE EVERGLADES” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Halter, Paul, “THE HELM OF HADES” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Hamilton, Jane, “FRIENDSHIP” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Hann, Keith, “THE DRAGON’S MARK” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Harriell, Derrick, “THERE’S A RIOT GOIN’ ON” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Harris, Charlaine, “A LITTLE HAPPY HUNTING” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Hart, Carolyn , “ALL KINDS OF FEAR” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Hart, Rob, “BUTCHER’S BLOCK” – TAKE-OUT AND OTHER TALES OF CULINARY CRIME
Hart, Rob, “SWIPE LEFT” – TAKE-OUT AND OTHER TALES OF CULINARY CRIME
Hart, Rob, “HAVE YOU EATEN?” – TAKE-OUT AND OTHER TALES OF CULINARY CRIME
Helgerson, Joe, “THE CASE OF THE THIRTEENTH BEARD” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Helms, Richard , “THE CRIPPLEGATE APPREHENSION” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Hensel, Kai, “CUM COPS” – BERLIN NOIR
Hockensmith, Steve, “MY CHRISTMAS STORY” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Hockensmith, Steve, “DO NOT DISTURB” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Holm, Chris, “MURDERERS’ ROW” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Huneycutt, Sophia, “A PERFECT LIFE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Isik, Murat, “THE MAN ON THE JETTY” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Jahn, Ryan David, “ALL THIS DISTANT BEAUTY” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Jeffries, Georgia, “WHAT WOULD NORA DO?” – ODD PARTNERS
Jónasson, Ragnar, “DON’T PANIC” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Joslyn, Mark, “BONDED” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Kastura, Thomas, “ENOUGH IS ENOUGH” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Kemanis, V.S., “DZINTRA’S TALE” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Kemanis, V.S., “NO OUTLET” – ME TOO
Kemp, Lou, “THE VIOLINS PLAYED BEFORE JUNSHAN” – ODD PARTNERS
Khaw, Cassandra, “MOTHERS, WE DREAM” – CUTTING EDGE
Klink, Lisa, “JUSTIFIABLE HOMICIDE” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Koch, Herman, “ANKLE MONITOR” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Koh, Julie, “THE PATTERNMAKER” – SYDNEY NOIR
Kohler, Sheila, “THE DARLING” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Kohler, Sheila, “MISS MARTIN” – CUTTING EDGE
Koreto, R.J., “THE GIRL ON THE ROOF” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Krueger, William Kent, “THE NATURE OF THE BEAST” – ODD PARTNERS
Lacy, Deborah, “THE SKY’S THE LIMIT” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Laken, Valerie, “RUNOFF” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Lansdale, Joe R. , “SAD ONIONS” – ODD PARTNERS
Lantigua, John, “THE REVENGE OF THE PUMA” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Lantigua, John, “THE UNDERGROUND MAN” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Larsen, Tom , “ALIENTO DEL DIABLO” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Laskowski, Tara, “THE LONG-TERM TENANT” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Law, Janice, “THE MAN ACROSS THE HALL” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Law, Janice, “MY COMPANION” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Law, Janice, “A FINE NEST OF RASCALS” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Law, Janice, “THE ISLAND” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Law, Janice, “THE STOP-IN MOTEL” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Lawson, B.V., “A FLASH OF RED” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Lawton, R.T., “THE HORSE” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Lawton, R.T., “A LOAF OF BREAD” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Levinson, Robert S., “ALL ABOUT EVIE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Levinson, Robert S., “LIES AND OTHER TRUTHS” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Lewis, Howard, “ROOKIES” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Lim, Lisa, “THE HUNGER” – CUTTING EDGE
Limprecht, Eleanor, “IN THE DUNES” – SYDNEY NOIR
Lindley, Steve, “A MATTER OF TRUST AND SURVEILLANCE” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Littlewood, Parker, “BUCK AND WILEY MAKE THEIR OWN LUCK” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Llewellyn, Livia, “ONE OF THESE NIGHTS” – CUTTING EDGE
Lofland, Denene, “LEISHMANIA” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Lofland, Lee, “THE SHERIFF OF MACABRE COUNTY” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Lopresti, Robert , “PLEASE DO NOT DISTURB” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Lord, Gabrielle, “SLOW BURN” – SYDNEY NOIR
Lovely, Linda, “CODE MURDER” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
MacGregor, T.J., “HURRICANE JONAH” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Malliet, G.M., “WHITEOUT” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Mangeot, Robert, “STAR OF ZOE” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Margitza, Franz, “EULALIA” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Marks, Paul D., “THE BOX” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Marks, Paul D., “FADE-OUT ON BUNKER HILL” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Marks, Paul D., “PAST IS PROLOGUE” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Martin, Valerie, “IL GRIFONE” – CUTTING EDGE
Matera, Lia, “SNOW JOB” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Mazuk, Harley, “THE ROAD FROM MANZANAR” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
McCormick, William Burton, MURDER IN THE SECOND ACT” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
McCormick, William Burton, “MURDER WITH A FLICK OF THE WRIST” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
McCormick, William Burton, “THE THREE CAMILLAS” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
McCormick, William Burton, “THE DUNES OF SAULKRASTI” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
McCracken, Elizabeth, “AN EARLY SPECIMEN” – CUTTING EDGE
McFadden, Bernice L., “OBF” – CUTTING EDGE
McKinty, Adrian, “FROM HELL” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
McLaren, Philip, “BLACK CUL-DE-SAC” – SYDNEY NOIR
McMahan, Rick, “BADDEST OUTLAWS” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Mead, Tom , “INCIDENT AT WIDOW’S PERCH” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Milstein, Mark, “A CURIOUS TRANSACTION” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Morales, Jennifer, “COUSINS” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Morales, Jennifer, “THE BOY WITHOUT A BIKE” – CUTTING EDGE
Moran, Terrie Farley, “FLAMINGO BINGO” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Moran, Terrie Farley, “SQUEEZER AND BONGO” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Morton, Lisa, “WHATEVER HAPPENED TO LORNA WINTERS?” – ODD PARTNERS
Most, Bruce W., “THE DEAD MAN IN THE PEARL GRAY HAT” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Mouton, Deborah D.E.E.P., “WHERE THE ENDS MEET” – HOUSTON NOIR
Muessig, Chris, “FINITE JEST” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Myers, Amy, “DEATH AND THE DONKEYS” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Narvaez, Richie, “NONE OF THIS IS ON THE MAP” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Naymark, Emilya, “A CONFLUENCE IN STOW” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Newton, P.M., “CHINAMAN’S BEACH” – SYDNEY NOIR
Ngũgũi, Wanjikũ Wa, “MILE’S BLUES” – HOUSTON NOIR
Oates, Joyce Carol, “THE WOMEN FRIENDS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Oates, Joyce Carol, “ASSASSIN” – CUTTING EDGE
Oleksiw, Susan, “JUST ANOTHER RUNAWAY” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Oonincx, Ingrid, “THE FINAL STAGE” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Orchard, J.L., “A QUESTION OF RABBITS” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Orsi, Carlos, “HATRED IN THE HOUSE OF PRAYER” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Ortalda, Claire, “OGLETHORPE’S CAMERA” – ODD PARTNERS
Otten, Christine, “SOUL MATES” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Pachter, Josh, “LAST CALL AT THE BAR OF INVARIABLE LENGTH” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Pachter, Josh, “A STUDY IN SCARLETT!,” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Pachter, Josh, “THE SECRET LAGOON” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Panowich, Brian, “THE BROKEN WING” – CRIMINAL ELEMENT
Parks, Carrie Stuart, “SHARED SECRETS” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Perry, Adrienne, “ONE IN THE FAMILY” – HOUSTON NOIR
Perry, Anne , “RECONCILATION” – ODD PARTNERS
Petrie, Nick, “THE NEIGHBOR” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Phelan, Twist, “RUDE AWAKENING” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Phelan, Twist, “FATHERS-IN-LAW” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Pico, Pia, “THE FALLS OF WESTPARK” – HOUSTON NOIR
Pippin, Bill, “FRONTIER DAYS” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Polites, Peter, “TOXIC NOSTALGIA” – SYDNEY NOIR
Polomski, Adele, “NO 11 SQUATTER” – ODD PARTNERS
Pomeroy, Julia, “A MEASURED DEATH” – ME TOO
Porter, A.M., “THE DRAWINGS” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Poulson, Christine, “FICTION ADDICTION” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Prigge, Matthew J., “3RD STREET WALTZ” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Pronzini, Bill, “BUG” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Pronzini, Bill, “THE SHREW” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Pronzini, Bill, “DO IT YOURSELF” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Rachels, David, “GOLD, JEWELS, ART, MY FATHER” – MYSTERY WEEKLY
Raichev, R.T., “THE MYSTERIOUS AFFAIR AT OSIRIS HOUSE” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Ramirez, Reyes, “XITALI ZARAGOZA, CURANDERA” – HOUSTON NOIR
Ramsland, Katherine, “THE CASE OF THE STARING MAN” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Redhead, Leigh, “THE TRANSMUTATION OF SEX” – SYDNEY NOIR
Renwick, Zandra, “THE DEAD MAN’S DOG” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Rescue, Robert, “ONE OF THESE DAYS” – BERLIN NOIR
Ribchester, Lucy, “MORTAL THOUGHTS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Roche, Mike, “PANTHER BAIT” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Rojas, Icess Fernandez, “HAPPY HUNTING” – HOUSTON NOIR
Ross, Gary Earl, “NICKEL CITY SANCTUARY” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Ross, James L., “LAST NIGHT IN MALIBU” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Ross, Stephen, “SONGBIRD BLUES” – ODD PARTNERS
Rozan, S.J., “LEFT FOR DEAD” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Rozan, S.J., “A HISTORY OF THE WORLD IN FIVE OBJECTS” – CUTTING EDGE
Rutter, Eric, “MRS. CARTER” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Sallis, James, “FIGS” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Sanders, Scott, “SPLAT!” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Sarwar, Sehba, “RAILWAY TRACK” – HOUSTON NOIR
Sayer, Mandy, “THE BIRTHDAY PRESENT” – SYDNEY NOIR
Saygin, Susanne, “THE BEAUTY OF KENILWORTH IVY” – BERLIN NOIR
Schwartz, Leslie Contreras, “CITY OF GIRLS” – HOUSTON NOIR
Scotti, Anna, “FROM DEEP WITHIN THE EARTH, SHE SMILED” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Scotti, Anna , “NEVER HAVE I EVER” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Scotti, Anna , “THAT WHICH WE CALL PATIENCE” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Seamon, Hollis, “DEAD PEOPLE’S CLOTHES” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Sellers, Peter, “CLOSING DOORS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Sen, Jyotirmoyee Devi, “THE QUEEN AND THE CONCUBINE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Shepherd, Devon, “THE WOMAN IN APARTMENT 615” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Silverman, Brian, “SALTFISH” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Skupa, Cheryl, “GHOST IN THE NEMAHA COUNTY COURTHOUSE” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Solomon, S.A., “IMPALA” – CUTTING EDGE
Staincliffe, Cath, “DOG TIRED” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Stevens, B.K. , “THE TOURIST” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Stevens, Mark, “A BITTER THING” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Strong, Marianne Wilski, “LOUISA AND THE TUNNEL” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Sutton, Phoef, “3:45 IN THE PEACOCK ROOM OF THE CHANNEL GRILL ON 6TH STREET” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Taylor, Art, “BETTER DAYS” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Taylor, Lucy, TOO MANY LUNATICS” – CUTTING EDGE
Thielman, Mark, “THE CASE OF THE TRUCULENT AVOCADO” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Thielman, Mark, “BLIND SPOT” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Thielman, Mark, “A COLD SPELL” – ODD PARTNERS
Thielman, Mark, “THANKSGIVING EVE” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Thorson, Mary, “WONDERLAND” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Timmerije, Anneloes, “SPUI 13” – AMSTERDAMN NOIR
Tipton, James, “SHIVA’S EYE” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Tipton, James, “CANDY BOX” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Todd, Charles, “BLOOD MONEY” – ODD PARTNERS
Todd, Marilyn, “BOYS WILL BE BOYS” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Todd, Marilyn, “THE DAY OF THE JACKAL”- EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Todd, Marilyn, “SCHOOL OF HARD ROCKS” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Tolnay, Tom, “PAPA’S SNOWSHOES” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Tranter, Kirsten, “THE PASSENGER” – SYDNEY NOIR
Turnbull, Peter, “TOM OF TINSLEY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Turnbull, Peter, “THESE ARE JUST SOME THINGS A RAT WON’T DO” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Turnbull, Peter, “RED MIST” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Valade, Michael Steele, “DEAD MAN’S HAND” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
van den Berg, Walter, “GET RICH QUICK” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Van Doorn, Anne, “THE POET WHO LOCKED HIMSELF IN” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
van Keulen, Mensje, “DEVIL’S ISLAND” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
van Olden, Max, “SEVEN BRIDGES” – AMSTERDAM NOIR
Vernon, Gigi, “THICK AS THIEVES” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Walker, Joseph S., “BONUS ROUND” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Watson, Larry, “NIGHT CLERK” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Watts, Larry, “A DARK UNIVERSE” – HOUSTON NOIR
Weisfeld, Vicki, “NEW ENERGY” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Wheeler, Jr., Frank , “TRANSIT COMPLAINT BOX” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Wiley, Michael, “SPRAY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Winspear, Jacqueline, “THE WAGATHA LABSY SECRET DOGTECTIVE ALLIANCE” – ODD PARTNERS
Witt, Amanda, “UP IN THE AIR” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Witt, Amanda, “HECTOR’S BEES” – ODD PARTNERS
Wittekindt, Matthias, “THE INVISIBLE MAN” – BERLIN NOIR
Woelk, Ulrich, “I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE” – BERLIN NOIR
Woodson, Stacy, “THE HAIL MARY PLAY” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Woodson, Stacy, “THE RETIREMENT PLAN” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Wright, A.J., “GRACE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Wuliger, Michael, “KADDISH FOR LAZAR” – BERLIN NOIR
Yasgur, Batya Swift, “POOF” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Yeko, Cheryl, “HOSTAGE (A LOVE STORY)” – AFTER MIDNIGHT
Yi, Melissa, “BLUE CHRISTMAS” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2019
Yi, Melissa, “DUELING DOJOS” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Yocum, Robin, “THE LAST HIT” – STRAND MAGAZINE
Young, Hester, “WHAT BURNS BENEATH” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Zeltserman, Dave, “BROTHER’S KEEPER” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Zeltserman, Dave, “LULU AND HEARTBREAKER” – AHMM JULY-AUG 2019
Zeltserman, Dave, “JULIUS KATZ AND THE BELVEDERE CLUB” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Zeltserman, Dave, “TERRIBLE THOUGHTS” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Zelvin, Elizabeth, “A WORK IN PROGRESS” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Zelvin, Elizabeth, “NEVER AGAIN” – ME TOO
Zelvin, Elizabeth, “THE ISLAND” – EQMM NOV-DEC 2019
Zeman, Angela, “THE SECOND TALE OF ROXANNE” – AHMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Ziskin, James W., “A BED OF ROSES” – STRAND MAGAZINE
Zownir, Miron, “OVERTIME” – BERLIN NOIR

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Best Juvenile

Anderson, John David, FINDING ORION
Andrews, Ryan, THIS WAS OUR PACT
Andros, Camille, CHARLOTTE THE SCIENTIST IS SQUISHED
Appleton, Victor, DRONE PURSUIT
Appleton, Victor, SONIC BREACH
Arden, Katherine, DEAD VOICES
Behrens, Rebecca, THE DISASTER DAYS
Bondor-Stone, Annabeth &, White, Connor, JACLYN HYDE
Bosch, Pseudonymous, UNBELIEVABLE OLIVER AND THE FOUR JOKERS
Bouwman, H.M., A TEAR IN THE OCEAN
Broaddus, Maurice, THE USUAL SUSPECTS
Bunker, Lisa, ZENOBIA JULY
Cajoleas, Jimmy, THE RAMBLING
Cali, Davide, MYSTERY CLUB
Campbell, K.G., A SMALL ZOMBIE PROBLEM
Chase, Paula, DOUGH BOYS
Cohen, Marina, A BOX OF BONES
Condie, Ally &, Reichs, Brendan, THE BEAST
Connolly, MarcyKate, COMET RISING
Cronin, B.B., THE LOST COUSINS
Duble, Kathleen Benner, THE ROOT OF MAGIC
Ephron, Amy, THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WALL
Eulberg, Elizabeth, THE GREAT SHELBY HOLMES AND THE HAUNTED HOUND
Fagan, Cary, THE COLLECTED WORKS OF GRETCHEN OYSTER
Fayers, Claire, THE BOOK OF UNWYSE MAGIC
Funaro, Gregory, WATCH HOLLOW
Gibbs, Stuart, LION DOWN
Gibbs, Stuart, SPY SCHOOL BRITISH INVASION
Giles, Lamar, THE LAST LAST-DAY-OF-SUMMER
Grabenstein, Chris, MR. LEMONCELLO’S ALL-STAR BREAKOUT GAME
Greenfield, A.B., RA THE MIGHTY: THE GREAT TOMB ROBBERY
Greenland, Shannon, SCOUTS
Haddix, Margaret Peterson, THE STRANGERS (GREYSTONE SECRETS #1)
Haddix, Margaret Peterson, REMARKABLES
Hannibal, James R., THE CLOCKWORK DRAGON
Hannigan, Kate, CAPE
Hapka, Catherine, CLUE BY CLUE
Haydu, Corey Ann, EVENTOWN
Holyoak, Shauna, KAZU JONES AND THE DENVER DOGNAPPERS
Hopkinson, Deborah, HOW I BECAME A SPY
Howard, Greg, THE WHISPERS
James, Anna , PAGES & CO.: THE BOOKWANDERERS
James, Laura, FABIO THE WORLD’S GREATEST FLAMINGO DETECTIVE: THE CASE OF THE MISSING HIPPO
Kane, Karen, CHARLIE & FROG: THE BONEY HAND
Kassner, Heather, THE BONE GARDEN
Kress, Adrienne, THE EXPLORERS: THE QUEST FOR THE KID
Lang, Heidi, A PINCH OF PHOENIX
Lieb, Josh, CHAPTER TWO IS MISSING
Lloyd, Natalie, OVER THE MOON
Lupica, Mike, THE ZACH & ZOE MYSTERIES: THE SOCCER SECRET
Lupica, Mike, THE ZACH & ZOE MYSTERIES: THE HOCKEY RINK HUNT
Lupica, Mike, THE ZACH & ZOE MYSTERIES: THE LACROSSE MIX-UP
Magaziner, Lauren, CASE CLOSED #2: STOLEN FROM THE STUDIO
Markell, Denis, THE GHOST IN APARTMENT 2R
Martin, Laura, HOAX FOR HIRE
Nobel, Julia, THE MYSTERY OF BLACK HOLLOW LANE
Peers, Bobbie, WILLIAM WENTON AND THE LOST CITY
Phelan, Matt, KNIGHTS VS. MONSTERS
Preller, James, JIGSAW JONES: THE CASE OF THE HAT BURGLAR
Prentice, Andrew, GHOST AND BONE
Quinn, Spencer, RUFF VS. FLUFF
Reynolds, J.H., MONSTERSTREET #1: THE BOY WHO CRIED WEREWOLF
Riley, James, REVENGE OF MAGIC
Ross, Susan, SEARCHING FOR LOTTIE
Ruby, Laura, YORK: THE CLOCKWORK GHOST
Rundell, Katherine, THE GOOD THIEVES
Sarno, Melissa, A SWIRL OF OCEAN
Scott, Kevin John, FREDERIK SANDWICH AND THE MAYOR WHO LOST HER MARBLES
Shepherd, Kat, BABYSITTING NIGHTMARES: THE TWILIGHT CURSE
Shumaker, Heather, THE GRIFFINS OF CASTLE CARY
Smith, Ronald L., OWLS HAVE COME TO TAKE US AWAY
Sparrow, Katherine, LITTLE APOCALYPSE
Standish, Ali, AUGUST ISLE
Steinke, Aron Nels, MYSTERY CLUB
Stokes, Jonathan W., ADDISON COOKE AND THE RING OF DESTINY
Strong, Karen, JUST SOUTH OF HOME
Trukhyan, Ekaterina, LITTLE FOX AND THE MISSING MOON
Tucker, Laura, ALL THE GREYS ON GREENE STREET
Van Dolzer, Krista, THE MULTIPLYING MYSTERIES OF MOUNT TEN
Vaught, Susan, ME AND SAM-SAM HANDLE THE APOCALYPSE
West, Jacqueline &, Pirates, Story, THE STORY PIRATES PRESENTS: DIGGING UP DANGER
White, J.A., SHADOW SCHOOL #1: ARCHIMANCY
Yardi, Robin, OWL’S OUTSTANDING DONUTS

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Best Young Adult

Aguirre, Ann, HEARTWOOD BOX
Ahdieh, Renée, THE BEAUTIFUL
Ahmadi, Arvin, GIRL GONE VIRAL
Anstey, Cindy, THE HUMMINGBIRD DAGGER
Balog, Cyn, THAT NIGHT
Barnes, Jennifer Lynn, THE LOVELY AND THE LOST
Barr, Emily, THE TRUTH AND LIES OF ELLA BLACK
Bass, Alexis, HAPPILY AND MADLY
Bennett, Jenn, SERIOUS MOONLIGHT
Berquist, Emma, MISSING, PRESUMED DEAD
Bobulski, Chelsea, REMEMBER ME
Bowman, Erin, IMMUNITY
Capetta, Amy Rose, THE LOST COAST
Card, Orson Scott, LOST AND FOUND
Cardinal, Ann Davila, FIVE MIDNIGHTS
Cavallaro, Brittany, A QUESTION OF HOLMES
Charbonneau, Joelle, VERIFY
Clark, Lillian, IMMORAL CODE
Cole, Olivia A., AN ANATOMY OF BEASTS
Conley, Jen, SEVEN WAYS TO GET RID OF HARRY
Cook, Eileen, YOU OWE ME A MURDER
Craig, Erin A., HOUSE OF SALT AND SORROWS
Donaldson, Jennifer, I KNOW YOU REMEMBER
Everett, Sarah, NO ONE HERE IS LONELY
Faring, Sara, THE TENTH GIRL
Ford, Michael Thomas, LOVE & OTHER CURSES
Fowley-Doyle, Moira, ALL THE BAD APPLES
French, Gillian, THE MISSING SEASON
Frick, Kit, ALL EYES ON US
Gabriel, Kimberly, EVERY STOLEN BREATH
Giles, Lamar, SPIN
Granger, A.J., SISTERHOOD
Grant, Michael, HERO
Greentea, Vera, GRIMOIRE NOIR
Griffin, Sarah Maria, OTHER WORDS FOR SMOKE
Grove, S.E., THE WANING AGE
Henry, April, RUN, HIDE, FIGHT BACK
Henry, Emily, WHEN THE SKY FELL ON SPLENDOR
Henry, Katie, LET’S CALL IT A DOOMSDAY
Jackson, Tiffany D., LET ME HEAR A RHYME
Johnson, Maureen, THE VANISHING STAR
Johnston, Jeffry W., THE FOLLOWING
Jones, Carrie &, Wendel, Steven E., IN THE WOODS
King, A.S., DIG
Kittredge, Caitlin, DREAMING DARKLY
Kritzer, Naomi, CATFISHING ON CATNET
Kwaymullina, Ambelin &, Kwaymullina, Ezekiel, THE THINGS SHE’S SEEN
Kwitney, Alisa, CORPSE & CROWN
Lewis, Stewart, LOOK CLOSER
Lix, Caryn, CONTAINMENT
Loutzenhiser, Katy, IF YOU’RE OUT THERE
Lucier, Makiia, SONG OF THE ABYSS
Lund, Natalie, WE SPEAK IN STORMS
Lyu, Sarah, THE BEST LIES
Mather, Adriana, KILLING NOVEMBER
McGinnis, Mindy, HEROINE
McKinney, L.L., A DREAM SO DARK
McManus, Karen M., TWO CAN KEEP A SECRET
Miller, Sam J., DESTROY ALL MONSTERS
Milman, Derek, SWIPE RIGHT FOR MURDER
Miranda, Megan, COME FIND ME
Mitchell, Saundra, ALL THE THINGS WE DO IN THE DARK
Morrissey, Bridget, WHEN THE LIGHT WENT OUT
Natusch, Amber Lynn, DON’T SAY A WORD
Needell, Claire, THE FIRST TRUE THING
Nunn, Malla, WHEN THE GROUND IS HARD
Oakes, Colleen, THE BLACK COATS
Peacock, Shane, THE DARK MISSIONS OF EDGAR BRIM: DEMON
Perez, K.K., THE TESLA LEGACY
Podos, Rebecca, THE WISE AND THE WICKED
Power, Rory, WILDER GIRLS
Preston, Natasha, THE LOST
Ribay, Randy, PATRON SAINTS OF NOTHING
Rothenberg, Jess, THE KINGDOM
Roux, Madeleine, TOMB OF ANCIENTS
Ryan, Tom, KEEP THIS TO YOURSELF
Sarif, Shamin, THE ATHENA PROTOCOL
Scholte, Astrid, FOUR DEAD QUEENS
Silver, Shana , MIND GAMES
Simmons, Kristen, THE DECEIVERS
Smith, Crystal, BLOODLEAF
Stanley, Shalanda, NICK AND JUNE WERE HERE
Stinson, Danielle, BEFORE I DISAPPEAR
Thomas, Leah, WILD AND CROOKED
Treggiari, Jo, THE GREY SISTERS
Tyler, Bridget, THE PIONEER
West, Jacqueline, LAST THINGS
Williams, Kate, THE BABYSITTERS COVEN
Young, Suzanne, GIRLS WITH SHARP STICKS
Zappia, Francesca, NOW ENTERING ADDAMSVILLE
Zdrok, Jodie Lynn, SPECTACLE

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Best TV Episode

Abbott, Paul, “PAYBACK” – NO OFFENCE
Banas, John, “REVENGE” – STRAIGHT FORWARD
Biederman, Ian, “MY BROTHER’S KEEPER” – BLUE BLOODS
Biederman, Ian, “STRANGE BEDFELLOWS” – BLUE BLOODS
Burns, Brian, “BLUES” – BLUE BLOODS
Burns, Brian, “SOMETHING BLUE” – BLUE BLOODS
Cox, Deb, “JUST MURDERED” – MS. FISHER’S MODERN MURDER MYSTERIES
Fisher, Lang, “HE SAID, SHE SAID” – BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
Gilbert, Julia, “AGATHA RAISIN AND THE HAUNTED HOUSE”
Hall, Matthew, “EPISODE 1, SERIES 1” – KEEPING FAITH
Hawkshaw, Chris, “OLD SCHOOL” – MY LIFE IS MURDER
Jennings, Maureen, “ONE MINUTE TO MURDER” – MURDOCK MYSTERIES
Kligman, Barbie, “MURDER IS NEVER QUIET” – MAGNUM P.I.
Kolb, Carol, “TICKING CLOCKS” – BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
Lenkov, Peter M. &, Guggenheim, Eric, “PAYBACK FOR BEGINNERS” – MAGNUM P.I.
Marquess, Paul, “THE POLITICAN’S SON” – LONDON KILLS
Mercurio, Jed, “SEASON 5, EPISODE 1” – LINE OF DUTY
Mercurio, Jed, “SEASON 5, EPISODE 2” – LINE OF DUTY
Mercurio, Jed, “SEASON 5, EPISODE 3” – LINE OF DUTY
Mercurio, Jed, “SEASON 5, EPISODE 4” – LINE OF DUTY
Mercurio, Jed, “SEASON 5, EPISODE 5” – LINE OF DUTY
Mercurio, Jed, “SEASON 5, EPISODE 6” – LINE OF DUTY
Niel, Chris, “AGATHA RAISIN AND THE CURIOUS CURATE” – AGATHA RAISIN
Noble, Justin, “CRIME SCENE” – BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
Noble, Justin, “SICKO” – BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
O’Connor, Siobhan Byrne, “RIPPLE EFFECT” – BLUE BLOODS
O’Connor, Siobhan Byrne, “COMMON ENEMIES” – BLUE BLOODS
Phillips, David, “CINCO DE MAYO” – BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
Riley, Kevin, “TWO-FACED” – BLUE BLOODS
Solomon, Allie, “RECTIFY” – BLUE BLOODS
Solomon, Allie, “MILESTONES” – BLUE BLOODS
Tomalin, Paul, “ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT” – NO OFFENCE
Truly, Daniel, “PAST TENSE” – BLUE BLOODS
Truly, Daniel, “IDENTIFY” – BLUE BLOODS
Truly, Daniel, “DISTRUPTED” – BLUE BLOODS
Unthank, Julian, “FIRST CHAPTER” – QUEENS OF MYSTERY: MURDER IN THE DARK
Unthank, Julian, “FINAL CHAPTER” – QUEENS OF MYSTERY: MURDER IN THE DARK
Venne, Matt, “THE COMPANION” – CREEPSHOW
Whitmore, Ed, “EPISODE 1,” – MANHUNT
Whitmore, Ed, “EPISODE 2” – MANHUNT
Whitmore, Ed, “EPISODE 3” – MANHUNT
Zanetti, Monica &, Pye, Tim, “ANOTHER BLOODY PODCAST” – MY LIFE IS MURDER

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Robert L. Fish Memorial Award

Burke, Tim, “WHEN WILL I EVER USE THIS?” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Causey, James E., “THE CLEM” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Colt, Peter, “THE HIPPIE” – AHMM NOV-DEC 2019
Cowgill, Michael, “CALL ME CHUCKLES” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Cross, Vida, “ALL DRESSED IN RED” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Fall, Melissa, “PHOTO FINISHED” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2019
Ford, Webster, “BARE RUINED CHOIRS” – EQMM SEPT-OCT 2019
Fulton, Ceclila, “THE FATHER OF THE CORPSE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2019
Griffin, James Hadley, “RIONACH, MY QUEEN” – EQMM JULY-AUG 2019
Harriell, Derrick, “THERE’S A RIOT GOIN’ ON” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Huneycutt, Sophia, “A PERFECT LIFE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Margitza, Franz, “EULALIA” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Milstein, Mark, “A CURIOUS TRANSACTION” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019
Mouton, Deborah D.E.E.P., “WHERE THE ENDS MEET” – HOUSTON NOIR
Prigge, Matthew J., “3RD STREET WALTZ” – MILWAUKEE NOIR
Skupa, Cheryl, “GHOST IN THE NEMAHA COUNTY COURTHOUSE” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL 2019

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Mary Higgins Clark Award

Alexander, Ellie, LIVE AND LET PIE
Alexander, Ellie, A CUP OF HOLIDAY FEAR
Alexander, Ellie, BEYOND A REASONABLE STOUT
Andrews, Donna, TERNS OF ENDEARMENT
Andrews, Donna, OWL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
Armstrong, Kelley, WATCHER IN THE WOODS
Armstrong, Kelley, WHEREVE SHE GOES
Ashdown, Isabel, BEAUTIFUL LIARS
Avon, Joy, SWEET TEA AND SECRETS
Baker, Bree, TIDE AND PUNISHMENT
Benn, Marlowe, RELATIVE FORTUNES
Berry, Connie, A DREAM OF DEATH
Berry, Connie, A LEGACY OF MURDER
Blake, Elizabeth , PRIDE, PREJUDICE, AND POISON
Blake, Heather, A WITCH TO REMEMBER
Brody, Frances, A SNAPSHOT OF MURDER
Brody, Frances, THE BODY ON THE TRAIN
Brook, Allison, BURIED IN THE STACKS
Bruns, Catherine, PENNE DREADFUL
Bryon, Ellen , FATAL CAJUN FESTIVAL
Burdette, Lucy, A DEADLY FEAST
Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane, AND THEN THEY WERE DOOMED
Byron, Ellen , FATAL CAJUN FESTIVAL
Calder, Eve, AN THEN THERE WERE CRUMBS
Calkins, Susanna, MURDER KNOCKS TWICE
Chandlar, L.A., THE PEARL DAGGER
Chase, Julie, CAT GOT YOUR CROWN
Chien, Vivien, MURDER LO MEIN
Chien, Vivien, WONTON TERROR
Connolly, Sheila, THE LOST TRAVELLER
Connolly, Sheila, KILLER IN THE CARRIAGE HOUSE
Conte, Cate, THE TELL TAIL HEART
Copperman, E.J., BONES BEHIND THE WHEEL
Duncan, Elizabeth J., REMEMBERING THE DEAD
Elo, Elisabeth, FINDING KATARINA M.
Feliz, Mary, CLIFF HANGER
Flower, Amanda, MURDERS AND METAPHORS
Flower, Amanda, VERSE AND VENGEANCE
Fox, Sarah, AN ALE OF TWO CITIES
Fredericks, Mariah, DEATH OF A NEW AMERICAN
Freeman, Dianne, A LADY’S GUIDE TO GOSSIP AND MURDER
Gates, Eva, SOMETHING RED SOMETHING DEAD
Gates, Eva, A DEATH LONG OVERDUE
Gerard, Anna , PEACH CLOBBERED
Gilbert, Victoria, PAST DUE FOR MURDER
Goodman, Carol, THE NIGHT VISITORS
Haines, Carolyn , GAME OF BONES
Hannah, Mari, THE DEATH MESSENGER
Hart, Ellen , TWISTED AT THE ROOT
Hill, Edwin, THE MISSING ONES
Karst, Leslie, MURDER FROM SCRATCH
Keller, Julia, THE COLD WAY HOME
Kelly, Diane, DEAD AS A DOOR KNOCKER
Khan, Ausma Zehanat, A DEADLY DIVIDE
Lang, Essie, TROUBLE ON THE BOOKS
Laskowski, Tara, ONE NIGHT GONE
Lepionka, Kristen, THE STORIES YOU TELL
Lillard, Amy, CAN’T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS MURDER
Lindsey, Erin, A GOLDEN GRAVE
Logan, Kylie, THE SCENT OF MURDER
Massey, Sujata, THE SATAPUR MOONSTONE
McPherson, Catriona, SCOT & SODA
McPherson, Catriona, STRANGERS AT THE GATE
Montclair, Allison, THE RIGHT SORT OF MAN
Montgomery, Jess, THE WIDOWS
Noble, Shelley, TELL ME NO LIES
Orr, Jill, THE UGLY TRUTH
Page, Katherine Hall, THE BODY IN THE WAKE
Page, Nora, READ ON ARRIVAL
Parra, Nancy J., SEVEN DEADLY SINS
Perkins, S.C., MURDER ONCE REMOVED
Quinn, Holly, A CRAFTER HOOKS A KILLER
Randall, Shari, DRAWN AND BUTTERED
Rowley, Emma, WHERE THE MISSING GO
Ryan, Hank Phillippi, THE MURDER LIST
Schaffhausen, Joanna, NO MERCY
Shelton, Paige, THE LOCH NESS PAPERS
Weaver, Ashley, A DANGEROUS ENGAGEMENT

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