The Edgar® Awards – 2019 Submissions

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This list includes all submissions received by the MWA national office as of December 7, 2018Appearance 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 2019.  The winners will be announced at the Edgar® Banquet on a Thursday in either late April or early May 2019.

Best Novel

Abbott, Jeff, THE THREE BETHS
Abbott, Megan, GIVE ME YOUR HAND
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem &, Waterhouse, Anna, MYCROFT AND SHERLOCK
Adams, Ellery, THE WHISPERED WORD
Adcock, Siobhan, THE COMPLETIONIST
Adler-Olsen, Jussi, THE WASHINGTON DECREE
Ahnhem, Stefan, EIGHTEEN BELOW
Albert, Susan Wittig, QUEEN ANNE’S LACE
Alexander, Ellie, THE PINT OF NO RETURN
Alexander, Tasha, UNEASY LIES THE CROWN
Alger, Cristina, THE BANKER’S WIFE
Allan, Barbara, ANTIQUES WANTED
Allen, Amanda, SANTA FE MOURNING
Allen, Amanda, A MOMENT IN CRIME
Andersen, Laura, THE DARKLING BRIDE
Anderson, James , LULLABY ROAD
Anderson, Kent, GREEN SUN
Andrews, Donna, TOUCAN KEEP A SECRET
Andrews, Donna, LARK! THE HERALD ANGELS SING
Andrews, Mary Kay, THE HIGH TIDE CLUB
Archer, Ursula &, Strobel, Arno, STRANGERS
Ares, Michael David, DAYFALL
Arlen, Tessa, DEATH OF AN UNSUNG HERO
Armstrong, Kelley, THIS FALLEN PREY
Ashworth, A.R., TWO FACED
Atherton, Nancy, AUNT DIMITY AND THE KING’S RANSOM
Atkins, Ace, ROBERT B. PARKER’S OLD BLACK MAGIC
Atkins, Ace, THE SINNERS
Atkins, Lucy, THE NIGHT VISITOR
Avon, Joy, IN PEPPERMINT PERIL
Axelrod, Steven, NANTUCKET COUNTERFEIT
Backlund, J.R., DOWN THE BROKEN ROAD
Bailey, Sarah, INTO THE NIGHT
Bain, Donald; Fletcher, Jessica &, Land, Jon, MURDER, SHE WROTE: A DATE WITH MURDER
Baldacci, David, THE FALLEN
Baldacci, David, LONG ROAD TO MERCY
Bannalec, Jean-Luc, THE FLEUR DE SEL MURDERS
Banner, A.J., AFTER NIGHTFALL
Barclay, Linwood, A NOISE DOWNSTAIRS
Barrett, Casey, AGAINST NATURE
Barron, Laird, BLOOD STANDARD
Barry, Tamara, SEANCES ARE FOR SUCKERS
Bauer, Belinda, SNAP
Beaton, M.C., DEATH OF AN HONEST MAN
Beaton, M.C., THE DEAD RINGER
Bell, David, SOMEBODY’S DAUGHTER
Bell, Lillian, IF THE COFFIN FITS
Bell, Lillian, A GRAVE ISSUE
Bell, Maymee, CAKE AND PUNISHMENT
Bell, Maymee, BATTER OFF DEAD
Bell, Natasha, EXHIBIT ALEXANDRA
Bell, Ted, OVERKILL
Benn, James R., SOLEMN GRAVES
Benson, Raymond, IN THE HUSH OF THE NIGHT
Berenson, Alex, THE DECEIVERS
Berney, Lou, NOVEMBER ROAD
Bernt, Eric, THE SPEED OF SOUND
Berry, Flynn, A DOUBLE LIFE
Berry, Steve, THE BISHOP’S PAWN
Betley, Matthew, FIELD OF VALOR
Billingham, Mark, THE KILLING HABIT
Black, Cara, MURDER ON THE LEFT BANK
Black, Lisa, PERISH
Black, Lisa, SUFFER THE CHILDREN
Blaedel, Sara, THE UNDERTAKER’S DAUGHTER
Blake, Heather, TO CATCH A WITCH
Blauner, Peter, SUNRISE HIGHWAY
Bleeker, Emily, THE WAITING ROOM
Bohjalian, Chris, THE FLIGHT ATTENDANT
Bohnhoff, Maya Kaathryn, THE ANTIQUITIES HUNTER
Bolton, Sharon, THE CRAFTSMAN
Bond, Larry, ARCTIC GAMBIT
Bova, Ben, POWER FAILURE
Bowen, Rhys, THE TUSCAN CHILD
Bowen, Rhys, FOUR FUNERALS AND MAYBE A WEDDING
Box, C.J., THE DISAPPEARED
Boyce, Trudy Nan, THE POLICEMAN’S DAUGHTER
Boyle, William, THE LONELY WITNESS
Brackmann, Lisa, BLACK SWAN RISING
Bradbury, Jamey, THE WILD INSIDE
Bradley, Alan, THE GRAVE’S A FINE AND PRIVATE PLACE
Brady, Eileen, PENNED
Brandman, Michael, ONE ON ONE
Brandon, Jay, AGAINST THE LAW
Brandreth, Benet , THE SPY OF VENICE
Brandt, Kylie, PRETTY GIRLS DANCING
Brandt, Kylie, COLD DARK PLACES
Brennan, Allison, READ AND GONE
Brennan, Allison, ABANDONED
Brody, Frances, DEATH IN THE STARS
Brown, Dale, THE MOSCOW OFFENSIVE
Brown, Duffy, LETHAL IN OLD LACE
Brown, Rita Mae, PROBABLE CLAWS
Brown, Rita Mae, HOMEWARD HOUND
Brown, Sandra, TAILSPIN
Bruen, Ken, IN THE GALWAY SILENCE
Brydon, James , THE MOMENT BEFORE DROWNING
Burdette, Lucy, DEATH ON THE MENU
Burgess, Doug, FOGLAND POINT
Burke, Alafair, THE WIFE
Burke, James Lee, ROBICHEAUX
Burnet, Graeme Macrae, ACCIDENT ON THE A35
Butler, J.L., MINE
Butler, Robert Olen, PARIS IN THE DARK
Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane, IN WANT OF A KNIFE
Byron, Ellen, MARDI GRAS MURDER
Campbell, Michele, SHE WAS THE QUIET ONE
Candlish, Louise, OUR HOUSE
Cantero, Edgar, THIS BODY’S NOT BIG ENOUGH FOR BOTH OF US
Carlisle, Anna, IN THE DARKEST HOUR
Carlisle, Kate, BURIED IN BOOKS
Casey, Donis, FORTY DEAD MEN
Castillo, Linda, A GATHERING OF SECRETS
Cavanagh, Steve, THE PLEA
Celt, Adrienne, INVITATION TO A BONFIRE
Chance, Maia, BAD NEIGHBORS
Chance, Maia, NAUGHTY ON ICE
Chapman, Julia, DATE WITH MALICE
Child, Lee, PAST TENSE
Childs, Laura, PLUM TEA CRAZY
Childs, Laura, EGGS ON ICE
Chisholm, P.F., A SUSPICION OF SILVER
Christopher, Adam, I ONLY KILLED HIM ONCE
Cleeves, Ann, WILD FIRE
Cleland, Jane K., ANTIQUE BLUES
Clemens, Judy, BEYOND THE GRAVE
Cleverly, Barbara, FALL OF ANGELS
Coes, Ben, BLOODY SUNDAY
Cohen, Tammy, THEY ALL FALL DOWN
Cohen, William S., FINAL STRIKE
Cole, Daniel, HANGMAN
Coleman, Reed Farrel, ROBERT B. PARKER’S COLORBLIND
Connolly, John, THE WOMAN IN THE WOODS
Connolly, Sheila, MANY A TWIST
Connolly, Sheila, MURDER AT THE MANSION
Conroy, Vivian, THE BUTTERFLY CONSPIRACY
Cook, Robin, PANDEMIC
Cooke, C.J., I KNOW MY NAME
Copperman, E.J., THE HOSTESS WITH THE GHOSTESS
Copperman, E.J., BIRD, BATH, AND BEYOND
Cotterill, Colin, DON’T EAT ME
Coulter, Catherine, PARADOX
Coulter, Catherine &, Ellison, J.T., THE SIXTH DAY
Cowie, Amber, RAPID FALLS
Coyle, Cleo, SHOT IN THE DARK
Coyle, Matt, WRONG LIGHT
Crosby, Ellen, HARVEST OF SECRETS
Cross, Mason, DON’T LOOK FOR ME
Daly, Paula, OPEN YOUR EYES
Daughtery, Christi, THE ECHO KILLING
Davis, Krista, THE DIVA COOKS UP A STORM
Davis, Lindsey, PANDORA’S BOY
De Campi, Alex, BAD GIRLS
de Castrique, Mark, SECRET UNDERTAKING
de Hahn, Tracee, A WELL-TIMED MURDER
de Muriel, Oscar, A MASK OF SHADOWS
Dearman, Lara, DARK SKY ISLAND
Dearman, Laral, THE DEVIL’S CLAW
Deaver, Jeffery, THE CUTTING EDGE
DeBernardis, Penny, TRESPASSING
Delaney, J.P., BELIEVE ME
Delany, Vicki, THE CAT OF THE BASKERVILLES
Delany, Vicki, A SCANDAL IN SCARLET
Deveraux, Jude, A WILLING MURDER
Di Filippo, Paul, THE BIG GET-EVEN
Dial, Connie, WARNING SHOTS
Doiron, Paul, STAY HIDDEN
Dornbush, Jennifer Graeser, THE CORONER
Dorsey, Tim, POPE OF PALM BEACH
Dovalpage, Teresa, DEATH COMES IN THROUGH THE KITCHEN
Downing, David, THE DARK CLOUDS SHINING
Driscoll, Sara, STORM RISING
DuBois, Brendan, HARD AGROUND
Dudley, Lawrence, NEW YORK STATION
Duffy, Brendan, THE STORM KING
Duncan, Elizabeth, THE MARMALADE MURDERS
Dunn, Carola, THE CORPSE AT THE CRYSTAL PALACE
Dunnett, Kaitlyn, CRIME & PUNCTUATION
Dunnett, Kaitlyn, OVERKILT
Dyer, Ashley, SPLINTER IN THE BLOOD
Early, Hank, IN THE VALLEY OF THE DEVIL
Early , Barbara, DEATH OF A RUSSIAN DOLL
Easley, Warren C., MOVING TARGETS
Eastman, Dawn, DO NO HARM
Eisler, Barry, THE NIGHT TRADE
Elliott, Lexie, THE FRENCH GIRL
Ellis, Karen, A MAP OF THE DARK
Emery, Anne, THOUGH THE HEAVENS FALL
Eskens, Allen, THE SHADOWS WE HIDE
Estleman, Loren D., BLACK AND WHITE BALL
Evanovich, Janet, LOOK ALIVE TWENTY FIVE
Evans, Mary Anna, UNDERCURRENTS
Feeney, Alice, SOMETIMES I LIE
Fellowes, Jessica, THE MITFORD MURDERS
Fellowes, Jessica, BRIGHT YOUNG DEAD
Fesperman, Dan, SAFE HOUSES
Fielding, Joy, BAD DAUGHTER
Finch, Charles, THE WOMAN IN THE WATER
Fink, Joseph, ALICE ISN’T DEAD
FitzSimmons, Matthew, DEBRIS LANE
Flower, Amanda, FLOWERS AND FOUL PLAY
Flower, Amanda, DEATH AND DAISIES
Ford, Jeffrey, AHAB’S RETURN
Forsyth, Frederick, THE FOX
Fowler, Christopher, HALL OF MIRRORS – BRYANT & MAY
Fox, Candice, CRIMSON LAKE
Francis, Felix, CRISIS
Frear, Caz, SWEET LITTLE LIES
Fredericks, Mariah, A DEATH OF NO IMPORTANCE
Freeman, Brian, THE VOICE INSIDE
Freeman, Brian, ALTER EGO
French, Tana, THE WITCH ELM
Frost, Jacqueline, TWAS THE KNIFE BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Fuller, Claire, BITTER ORANGE
Furlong, Susan, SPLINTERED SILENCE
Gabriele, Lisa, THE WINTERS
Gaddes, Andrew, THOSE WHO GO BY NIGHT
Gadol, Peter, THE STRANGER GAME
Gardiner, Meg, INTO THE BLACK NOWHERE
Gardner, Lisa, LOOK FOR ME
Gates, Eva, THE SPOOK IN THE STACKS
Gear, William, THIS SCORCHED EARTH
Gerber, Daryl Wood, A SOUFFLÉ OF SUSPICION
Giambanco, Valentina, SWEET AFTER DEATH
Gilbert, Victoria, SHELVELD UNDER MURDER
Gilstrap, John, SCORPION STRIKE
Giordano, Mario, AUNTIE POLDI AND THE SICILIAN LIONS
Gischler, Victor, NO GOOD DEED
Gleason, C.M., MURDER IN THE OVAL LIBRARY
Gleason, Robert, THE EVIL THAT MEN DO
Goenawan, Clarissa, RAINBIRDS
Goldberg, Lee, TRUE FICTION
Goldberg, Leonard, A STUDY IN TREASON
Goldberg, Paul, THE CHATEAU
Goldenbaum, Sally, HOW TO KNIT A MURDER
Goldman, Matt, BROKEN ICE
Gordon, David, THE BOUNCER
Goss, Theodora, EUROPEAN TRAVEL FOR THE MONSTROUS GENTLEWOMAN
Gran, Sara, THE INFINITE BLACKTOP
Grant, Andrew, FALSE WITNESS
Graves, Sarah, DEATH BY CHOCOLATE CHERRY CHEESECAKE
Greaney, Mark, AGENT IN PLACE
Grecian, Alexa, THE SAINT OF WOLVES AND BUTCHERS
Green, Ellen J., TWIST OF FAITH
Greenlaw, Linda, BIMINI TWIST
Griffin, Neal, BY HIS OWN HAND
Griffiths, Elly, THE DARK ANGEL
Griffiths, Elly, THE VANISHING BOX
Grimes, Martha, THE KNOWLEDGE
Gross, Andrew, BUTTON MAN
Gruley, Bryan, BLEAK HARBOR
Gutcheon, Beth, THE AFFLICTION
Haas, Derek, THE WAY I DIE
Hagberg, David, FLASH POINTS
Hagberg, David, FACE OFF
Haines, Carolyn, CHARMED BONES
Haines, Carolyn, A GIFT OF BONES
Hall, Araminta, OUR KIND OF CRUELTY
Hall, Parnell, THE PURLOINED PUZZLE
Hallinan, Timothy, NIGHTTOWN
Hamdy, Adam, FREEFALL
Hamilton, Ian, THE IMAM OF TAWI TAWI
Hamilton, Steve, DEAD MAN RUNNING
Hampton, Nell, LORD OF THE PIES
Hankins, James, A BLOOD THING
Hannah, Mari, THE SILENT ROOM
Hannah, Sophie, THE MYSTERY OF THREE QUARTERS
Haohui, Zhou, DEATH NOTICE
Harding, Robyn, HER PRETTY FACE
Harper, Jane, FORCE OF NATURE
Harrington, Kent, LAST FERRY HOME
Harris, C.S., WHY KILL THE INNOCENT
Harris, Robert J., THE THIRTY-ONE KINGS
Harris, Sarah J., THE COLOR OF BEE LARKHAM’S MURDER
Harrison, Charlaine, AN EASY DEATH
Harrison, Mette Ivie, NOT OF THIS FOLD
Hart, Andrew, LIES THAT BIND US
Hart, Ellen, A WHISPER OF BONES
Hart, Elsa, CITY OF INK
Hart, Joe, OBSCURA
Hart, John, THE HUSH
Hart, Rob, POTTER’S FIELD
Harvey, John, BODY & SOUL
Harvey, Michael, PULSE
Havill, Steven F. , LIES COME EASY
Hawken, Sam, MAKE THEM SORRY
Heaberlin, Julia, PAPER GHOSTS
Hechtman, Betty, ON THE HOOK
Hechtman, Betty, HOOKS CAN BE DECEIVING
Henaff, Sophie, THE AWKWARD SQUAD
Hendricks, Greer &, Pekkanen, Sarah, THE WIFE BETWEEN US
Hepworth, Sally, THE FAMILY NEXT DOOR
Herriman, Nancy, SEARCHER OF THE DEAD
Herron, Mick, THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED
Herron, Mick, LONDON RULES
Higashino, Keigo, NEWCOMER
Hill, Sasscer, THE DARK SIDE OF TOWN
Hillier, Jennifer, JAR OF HEARTS
Hirsch, Paddy, THE DEVIL’S HALF MILE
Hoag, Tami, THE BOY
Horowitz, Anthony, THE WORD IS MURDER
Housewright, David, DARKNESS, SING ME A SONG
Housewright, David, LIKE TO DIE
Howard, Catherine Ryan, THE LIAR’S GIRL
Howe, K.J. , SKYJACK
Hummel, Maria, STILL LIVES
Hunt, Margot, BEST FRIEND FOREVER
Hurwitz, Gregg, HELLBENT
Ide, Joe, WRECKED
Ifkovic, Ed, MOOD INDIGO
Inbinder, Gary, THE MAN UPON THE STAIR
Indridason, Arnaldur, THE SHADOW KILLER
Jakeman, Jo, THE EXES’ REVENGE
James, Miranda, CLAWS FOR CONCERN
James, Miranda, SIX CATS A SLAYIN
Jance, J.A., DUEL TO THE DEATH
Jance, J.A., FIELD OF BONES
Jewell, Lisa, WATCHING YOU
Jewell, Lisa, WATCHING YOU
John, D.B., STAR OF THE NORTH
Johns, Roger, RIVER OF SECRETS
Johnson, Craig, DEPTH OF WINTER
Johnson, Craig, DEPTH OF WATER
Johnson, Susanne, THE FORBIDDEN PLACE
Jonasson, Ragnar, THE DARKNESS
Jones, Sandie, THE OTHER WOMAN
Jones, Stan &, Watts, Patricia, THE BIG EMPTY
Joy, David, THE LINE THAT HELD US
Kamal, Sheena, IT ALL FALLS DOWN
Kardos, Michael, BLUFF
Karst, Leslie, DEATH AL FRESCO
Katchur, Karen, RIVER BODIES
Katsu, Alma, THE HUNGER
Keller, Julia, BONE ON BONE
Kellerman, Faye, WALKING SHADOWS
Kellerman, Jonathan, NIGHT MOVES
Kellerman, Jonathan & Jesse, A MEASURE OF DARKNESS
Kelly, Sofie, THE CATS CAME BACK
Kent, Christobel, THE DAY SHE DISAPPEARED
Kent, Minka, THE THINNEST AIR
Kent, Steven L. &, Kaufmann, Nicholas, 100 FATHOMS BELOW
Kenyon, Kay, SERPENT IN THE HEATHER
Kepler, Lars, THE SANDMAN
Kepnes, Caroline, PROVIDENCE
Kerr, Lucy, NO ONE CAN KNOW
Kerr, Philip, GREEKS BEARING GIFTS
Khan, Ausma Zehanat, A DANGEROUS CROSSING
Kidd, Cornelia, DEATH AND A POT OF CHOWDER
Kies, Thomas, DARKNESS LANE
King, Janna, THE SEASONAIRES
King, Laurie R., ISLAND OF THE MAD
King, Stephen, THE OUTSIDER
King, Stephen , ELEVATION
Kingsbury, Kate, BE OUR GHOST
Kirk, Shannon, IN THE VINES
Klehfoth, Elizabeth, ALL THESE BEAUTIFUL STRANGERS
Kluger, Richard, BEETHOVEN’S TENTH
Knoll, Jessica, THE FAVORITE SISTER
Knox, Joseph, SIRENS
Koontz, Dean, THE CROOKED STAIRCASE
Koontz, Dean, THE FORBIDDEN DOOR
Kope, Spencer, WHISPERS OF THE DEAD
Koreto, R.J., THE BODY IN THE BALLROOM
Koryta, Michael, HOW IT HAPPENED
Krueger, William Kent, DESOLATION MOUNTAIN
Krugler, David, RIP THE ANGELS FROM HEAVEN
Kubica, Mary, WHEN THE LIGHTS GO OUT
La Seur, Carrie, THE WEIGHT OF AN INFINITE SKY
Labuskes, Brianna, IT ENDS WITH HER
LaPlante, Alice, HALF MOON BAY
Larsen, Ward, CUTTING EDGE
Larsen, Ward, ASSASSIN’S RUN
Laukkanen, Owen, GALE FORCE
Lawson, Mike, HOUSE WITNESS
LeBor, Adam, DISTRICT VIII
Leon, Donna, TEMPTATION OF FORGIVENESS
Lepoinka, Kristen, WHAT YOU WANT TO SEE
Lescroart, John, POISON
Lethem, Jonathan, THE FERAL DETECTIVE
Light, Douglas, WHERE NIGHT STOPS
Limon, Martin, THE LINE
Lin, Ed, 99 WAYS TO DIE
Lippman, Laura, SUNBURN
Littlejohn, Emily, LOST LAKE
Llywelyn, Morgan, DROP BY DROP
Loewenstein, Laurie, DEATH OF A RAINMAKER
Logan, T.M., LIES
LoTempio, T.C., DEATH BY A WHISKER
Lourey, Jess, MERCY’S CHASE
Luna, Louisa, TWO GIRLS DOWN
Lunney, Tessa , APRIL IN PARIS, 1921
Lupica, Mike, ROBERT B. PARKER’S BLOOD FEUD
Lye, Harriet Alida, THE HONEY FARM
MacNeal, Susan Elia, THE PRISONER IN THE CASTLE
Maden, Mike, TOM CLANCY LINE OF SIGHT
Malliet, G.M., IN PRIOR’S WOODS
Mamet, David, CHICAGO
Margolin, Phillip, THE THIRD VICTIM
Marion, Loretta, HOUSE OF ASHES
Marshall, Laura, THREE LITTLE LIES
Martin, William, BOUND FOR GOLD
Massey, Sujata, THE WIDOWS OF MALABAR HILL
Matthews, Jason, THE KREMLIN’S CANDIDATE
May, Peter, I’LL KEEP YOU SAFE
Mayor, Archer, BURY THE LEAD
McCafferty, Keith, A DEATH IN EDEN
McCarthy, Rob, A HANDFUL OF ASHES
McCrosky, Judy, MISS BINGLEY REQUESTS
McDermid, Val, BROKEN GROUND
McGarrity, Michael, RESIDUE
McKenzie, Catherine, THE GOOD LIAR
McKinlay, Jenn, HITTING THE BOOKS
McPherson, Catriona, GOT TO MY GRAVE
Meija, Mindy, LEAVE NO TRACE
Meltzer, Brad, THE ESCAPE ARTIST
Mendoza, Elmer, NAME OF THE DOG
Methos, Victor, THE SHOTGUN LAWYER
Methos, Victor , A GAMBLER’S JURY
Miller, Sam J., BLACKFISH CITY
Mizushima, Margaret, BURNING RIDGE
Monago, Ellie, NEIGHBORLY
Moore, Jonathan, THE NIGHT MARKET
Moreci, Michael, THE THROWAWAY
Mosley, Walter, DOWN THE RIVER UNTO THE SEA
Mukherjee, Abir, A NECESSARY EVIL
Munier, Paula, A BORROWING OF BONES
Murray, James S. &, Wearmouth, Darren , AWAKENED
Nakamura, Fuminori, CULT X
Nay, Roz, OUR LITTLE SECRET
Nesbo, Jo, MACBETH
Noble, Shelley, ASK ME NO QUESTIONS
Nugent, Liz, LYING IN WAIT
Obregon, Nicolas, SINS AS SCARLET
Olshan, Joseph, BLACK DIAMOND FALL
Olson, Neil, THE BLACK PAINTING
Omer, Mike, A KILLER’S MIND
Osborne, Lawrence, ONLY TO SLEEP
Page, Nora, BETTER OFF READ
Palmer, Michael, THE FIRST FAMILY
Palumbo, Dennis, HEAD WOUNDS
Paretsky, Sara, SHELL GAME
Paris, B.A., BRING ME BACK
Parker, Ann, A DYING NOTE
Parker, T. Jefferson, SWIFT VENGEANCE
Parks, Brad, CLOSER THAN YOU KNOW
Parnell, Sean, MAN OF WAR
Pearl, Matthew, THE DANTE CHAMBER
Pelecanos, George, THE MAN WHO CAME UPTOWN
Penny, Louise , KINGDOM OF THE BLIND
Penrose, Andrea, MURDER AT HALF MOON GATE
Perry, Anne, TWENTY-ONE DAYS
Perry, Anne, DARK TIDE RISING
Perry, Anne, A CHRISTMAS REVELATION
Perry, Karen, GIRL UNKNOWN
Perry, Thomas, THE BOMB MAKER
Petrie, Nick, LIGHT IT UP
Petrocelli, Bill, THROUGH THE BOOKSTORE WINDOW
Petrou, Laurie, SISTER OF MINE
Phelan, James, THE AGENCY
Pineiro, R.J. &, Hunt, Colonel David, WITHOUT FEAR
Pinsborough, Sarah, CROSS HER HEART
Porter, Henry, FIREFLY
Post, Steph, WALK IN THE FIRE
Powell, Laura, THE UNFORGOTTEN
Preston, Lisa, THE CLINCHER
Preston, Douglas &, Child, Lincoln, THE PHAROAH KEY
Preston, Douglas &, Child, Lincoln, CITY OF ENDLESS NIGHT
Preston, Douglas &, Child, Lincoln, VERSES FOR THE DEAD
Pronzini, Bill, THE BAGS OF TRICKS AFFAIR
Pronzini, Bill, GIVE-A-DAMN JONES
Putnam, David, THE INNOCENTS
Putnam, Jonathan F., FINAL RESTING PLACE
Quincy, D.M., MURDER IN BLOOMSBURY
Quinn, Holly, A CRAFTER KNITS A CLUE
Rademacher, Cay, DEADLY CAMARGUE
Raybourn, Deanna, A TREACHEROUS CURSE
Rayburn, James, THE TRUTH ITSELF
Reardon, Bryan, THE REAL MICHAEL SWAN
Reed, Graham, THE CHAIRMAN’S TOYS
Reed, Mary &, Mayer, Eric, AN EMPIRE FOR RAVENS
Reich, Christopher, THE TAKE
Reid, Iain, FOE
Rice, Christopher, BONE MUSIC
Riggs, Cynthia, WIDOW’S WREATH
Rindell, Suzanne, EAGLE & CRANE
Ripley, Nathan, FIND YOU IN THE DARK
Robertson, Michael, A BAKER STREET WEDDING
Robinson, Maggie, NOBODY’S SWEETHEART NOW
Rosen, Leonard, THE KORTELLISY ESCAPE
Rosenfelt, David, FADE TO BLACK
Rosenfelt, David, RESCUED
Rosenfelt, David, DECK THE HOUNDS
Rotella, Sebastian, RIP CREW
Rotstein, Robert, WE, THE JURY
Rowland, Laura Joh, A MORTAL LIKENESS
Roy, Lori, THE DISAPPEARING
Royal, Patricia, WILD JUSTICE
Rutger, Michael, THE ANOMALY
Ryan, Hank Phillippi, TRUST ME
Sacks, Michelle, YOU WERE MADE FOR THIS
Sadowsky, Nina, THE BURIAL SOCIETY
Sager, Riley, THE LAST TIME I LIED
Sanders, Ben, THE STAKES
Sandford, John, HOLY GHOST
Saylor, Steven, THE THRONE OF CAESAR
Scalzi, John, HEAD ON
Schaffer, Bernard, THE THIEF OF ALL LIGHT
Scott, J. Todd, HIGH WHITE SUN
Scottoline, Lisa, FEARED
Scottoline, Lisa, AFTER ANNA
Sefton, Maggie, DYEING UP LOOSE ENDS
Segura, Alex, BLACKOUT
Sharpe, Tess, BARBED WIRE HEART
Shaw, M.B., MURDER AT THE MILL
Shea, Susan C., DRESSED FOR DEATH IN BURGUNDY
Shelton, Paige, LOST BOOKS AND OLD BONES
Shepard, Sara, THE ELIZAS
Siger, Jeffrey, AN AGEAN APRIL
Sigurdardottir, Yrsa, THE LEGACY
Silva, Daniel, THE OTHER WOMAN
Silver, Mitch, THE BOOKWORM
Simon, Clea, FEAR ON FOUR PAWS
Skalka, Patricia, DEATH RIDES THE FERRY
Slaughter, Karin, PIECES OF HER
Smith, Alisa, SPEAKEASY
Spain, Jo, THE CONFESSION
Spillane, Mickey, THE LAST STAND
Spillane, Mickey &, Collins, Max Allan, KILLING TOWN
St. James, Dorothy, IN COLD CHOCOLATE
St. James, Dorothy, PLAYING WITH BONBON FIRE
St. James, Simone , THE BROKEN GIRLS
Stanley, Kelli, CITY OF SHARKS
Starr, Jason, FUGITIVE RED
Steadman, Catherine, SOMETHING IN THE WATER
Steinhauer, Olen, THE MIDDLEMAN
Stoker, Dacre &, Barker, J.D., DRACUL
Stone, Victoria Helen, JANE DOE
Straley, John, BABY’S FIRST FELONY
Street, Karen Lee, EDGAR ALLAN POE AND THE JEWEL OF PERU
Stroby, Wallace, SOME DIE NAMELESS
Stross, Charles, DARK STATE
Svensson, Anton, THE SONS
Swain, James, THE KING TIDES
Swallow, James, NOMAD
Swanson, Cynthia, GLASS FOREST
Swanson, Peter, ALL THE BEAUTIFUL LIES
Sweterlitsch, Tom, THE GONE WORLD
Tallis, Frank, MEPHISTO WALTZ
Talton, Jon, THE BOMB SHELTER
Tangen, Geir, REQUIEM
Tantimedh, Adi, HER BEAUTIFUL MONSTER
Taylor, Brad, OPERATOR DOWN
Tesh, Jane, DEATH BY DRAGONFLY
Thomas, Will, BLOOD IS BLOOD
Thompson, Victoria, MURDER ON UNION SQUARE
Thor, Brad, SPYMASTER
Tingley, Nancy, A DEATH IN BALI
Todd, Charles, THE GATE KEEPER
Todd, Charles, A FORGOTTEN PLACE
Tracy, P.J., THE GUILTY DEAD
Tremblay, Paul, CABIN AT THE END OF THE WORLD
Trent, Christine, NO CURE FOR THE DEAD
Truhen, Aidan, THE PRICE YOU PAY
Truman, Margaret &, Bain, Donald, MARGARET TRUMAN’S ALLIED IN DANGER
Tudor, C.J., THE CHALK MAN
Turton, Stuart, THE 7 1/2 DEATHS OF EVELYN HARDCASTLE
Van Lustbader, Eric , FOUR DOMINIONS
Varvello, Elena, CAN YOU HEAR ME?
Vaughan, Sarah, ANATOMY OF A SCANDAL
Verdon, John, WHITE RIVER BURNING
Vining, Dana, NIGHTSUN
Walters, Minette, THE LAST HOURS
Ware, Ruth, THE DEATH OF MRS. WESTAWAY
Weaver, Ashley, AN ACT OF VILLAINY
Webb, Betty, THE OTTER OF DEATH
Webb, Debra, THE LONGEST SILENCE
Webb, Wendy, DAUGHTERS OF THE LAKE
Wechsler, Pamela, THE FENS
Weeks, Stephen, SINS OF THE FATHER
Wells, William, THE DOLLAR-A-YEAR DETECTIVE
White, Randy Wayne, CARIBBEAN RIM
Wiebe, Sam, CUT YOU DOWN
Willan, Jane, THE HOUR OF DEATH
Wilson, F. Paul, THE GOD GENE
Windo, Nick Clark, THE FEED
Winkler, Mark, MY NAME IS NATHAN LUCIUS
Winspear, Jacqueline, TO DIE BUT ONCE
Wolfe, Jennifer, WATCH THE GIRLS
Wolfe, Suzanne M., A MURDER BY ANY NAME
Wolff, James, BESIDE THE SYRIAN SEA
Woods, Stuart &, Hall, Parnell, THE MONEY SHOT
Wortham, Reavis Z., GOLD DUST
Yates, Christopher J., GRIST MILL ROAD
Yokoyama, Hideo, SEVENTEEN
Zailckas, Koren, THE DRAMA TEACHER

Best First Novel

Akhtar, Amina, #FASHIONVICTIM
Allen, J.D., 19 SOULS
Bartley, D.A., BLESSED BE THE WICKED
Bernhard, Emilia, DEATH IN PARIS
Carr, Jack, TERMINAL LIST
Carrasco, Katrina, THE BEST BAD THINGS
Clark, Tracy, BROKEN PLACES
Cleveland, Karen, NEED TO KNOW
Cobb, May, BIG WOODS
Colby, Ronald, NIGHT DRIVER
Cooper, Ellison, CAGED
Copenhaver, John, DODGING AND BURNING
Deneen, Brendan, THE CHRYSALIS
Enmon, Larry, THE BURIAL PLACE
Farrell, Matthew, WHAT HAVE YOU DONE
Freeman, Dianne, A LADY’S GUIDE TO ETIQUETTE AND MURDER
Gould, Howard Michael, LAST LOOKS
Harper, Bradley, A KNIFE IN THE FOG
Harrison, DeSalesl, THE WATERS & THE WILD
Heard, Wendy, HUNTING ANNABELLE
Henderson, M. Todd, MENTAL STATE
Hetherton, J.G., LAST GIRL GONE
Hill, Edwin, LITTLE COMFORT
Hix, Aimee, WHAT DOESN’T KILL YOU
Holliday, Scott J., PUNISHMENT
Hunt, Tom, KILLER CHOICE
Immergut, Debra Jo, THE CAPTIVES
Jacobs, Nova, THE LAST EQUATION OF ISAAC SEVERY
King, Janna, THE SEASONAIRES
Langley, Mark, PATH OF THE DEAD
Mangan, Christine, TANGERINE
Markley, Stephen, OHIO
Massey, Gale, THE GIRL FROM BLIND RIVER
Matter, Paula, LAST CALL
McLaughlin, James A., BEARSKIN
Miller, Tom, PHILOSOPHER’S FLIGHT
Molin, Meghan Scott, THE FRAME-UP
Molloy, Aimee, THE PERFECT MOTHER
Nelson, Brian, THE LAST SWORD MAKER
Owens, Delia, WHERE THE CRAWDADS SINS
Owens, Lauren Doyle, THE OTHER SIDE OF EVERYTHING
Pasquella, A.G., YARD DOG
Pedreira, David, GUNPOWDER MOON
Potenza, Carol, HEARTS OF THE MISSING
Redmond, Lissa Marie, A COLD DAY IN HELL
Richard, Saralyn, MURDER IN THE ONE PERCENT
Rosenberg, Jordy, CONFESSIONS OF THE FOX
Shafransky, Renee, TIPS FOR LIVING
Souza, Joseph, THE NEIGHBOR
Stage, Zoje, BABY TEETH
Stahl, Lauren, THE DEVIL’S SONG
Thayer, S.M., I WILL NEVER LEAVE YOU
Thomas, August, LIAR’S CANDLE
Townsend, Peggy, SEE HER RUN
Vanek, John, DEROS
Vernon, P.J., WHEN YOU FIND ME
Von Doviak, Scott, CHARLESGATE CONFIDENTIAL
Willan, Jane, THE SHADOW OF DEATH
Zuniga, Adrian Todd, COLLISION THEORY

 

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Best Paperback/E-Book Original

Abramo, J.L., AMERICAN HISTORY
Adams, Ellery, MURDER IN THE LOCKED LIBRARY
Adler, Rebecca, CINCO DE MURDER
Alexander, Ellie, TILL DEATH DO US TART
Alexander, Ellie, ANOTHER ONE BITES THE CRUST
Allen, Nancy, A WOLF IN THE WOODS
Almasi, G.T., TALON OF SCORPIO
Ames, Jonathan, YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE
Andrews, Brian &, Wilson, Jeffrey, AMERICAN OPERATOR
Archer, Winnie, CRUST NO ONE
Archer, Winnie, THE WALKING BREAD
Arsenault, Emily, THE LAST THING I TOLD YOU
Ashley, Jennifer, DEATH BELOW STAIRS
Ashley, Jennifer, SCANDAL ABOVE STAIRS
Barnard, J.E., WHEN THE FLOOD FALLS
Barnett, Karen, WHERE THE FIRE FALLS
Bartlett, Lorraine &, Leeson, Gayle, YULE BE DEAD
Basnight, Gray, FLIGHT OF THE FOX
Belsky, R.G., YESTERDAY’S NEWS
Blackhurst, Jenny, BEFORE I LET YOU IN
Blair, Jamie M., FATAL FESTIVAL DAYS
Blake, Bethany, PAWPRINTS & PREDICAMENTS
Blake, Bethany, A MIDWINTER’S TAIL
Block, Sandra, WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT
Bornikova, Phillipa, PUBLISH AND PERISH
Boutillier, Katie Shea, THE WIDOW’S WATCHER
Brandt, Kylie, COLD DARK PLACES
Brennan, Allison, BREAKING POINT
Brennan, Allison, TOO FAR GONE
Brown, Dale, ACT OF REVENGE
Brynard, Karin, WEEPING WATERS
Budewitz, Leslie, AS THE CHRISTMAS COOKIE CRUMBLES
Buist, Anne, THIS I WOULD KILL FOR
Bussi, Michel, TIME IS A KILLER
Cahoon, Lynn, WHO MOVED MY GOAT CHEESE?
Cahoon, Lynn, ROCKET’S DEAD GLARE
Cahoon, Lynn, KILLER GREEN TOMATOES
Cahoon, Lynn, A DEADLY BREW
Cahoon, Lynn, SANTA PUPPY
Cahoon, Lynn, SLAY IN CHARACTER
Carbo, Christine, A SHARP SOLITUDE
Carpenter, Emily, EVERY SINGLE SECRET
Challinor, C.S., UPSTAGED BY MURDER
Challinor, C.S., UPSTAGED BY MURDER
Chandlar, L.A., THE GOLD PAWN
Chien, Vivien, DEATH BY DUMPLING
Chien, Vivien, DIM SUM OF ALL FEARS
Christoff, Nichole, THE KILL WIRE
Christoff, Nichole, THE KILL CHAIN
Clark, Becky, FICTION CAN BE MURDER
Clark, Michael J., CLEAN SWEEP
Cochran, Peg, MURDER, SHE REPORTED
Coco, Nancy, FOREVER FUDGE
Coffin, Bruce Robert, BEYOND THE TRUTH
Conte, Cate, PURRDER SHE WROTE
Cooper, Steven, DIG YOUR GRAVE
Copperman, E.J., THE QUESTION OF THE DEAD MISTRESS
Corbett, Ron, CAPE DIAMOND
Corin, Joshua, AMERICAN LIES
Dahl, Alex, THE BOY AT THE DOOR
D’Andrea, Luca, BENEATH THE MOUNTAIN
Davenport, Emily, MEDUSA UPLOADED
Davis, Krista, COLOR ME MURDER
Davis, Krista, THE COLORING CROOK
Dawson, Janet, THE GHOST IN ROOMETTE 4
DeBoard, Paula Treick, HERE WE LIE
di Marco, Connie, TAIL OF THE DRAGON
Dilts, Tyler, MERCY DOGS
Donnelly, Lara Elena, ARMISTICE
DuBois, Brendan, THE NEGOTIATOR
Dugoni, Robert, A STEEP PRICE
Dunn, Robert E., DEAD MAN’S BADGE
Elgar, Emily, IF YOU KNEW HER
Elkins, Aaron, A LONG TIME COMING
Elliott, Kendra, A MERCIFUL SECRET
Ellison, J.T., TEAR ME APART
Ernst, Kathleen, THE LACE MAKER’S SECRET
Fardig, Caroline, SOUTHERN DISCOMFORT
Ford, G.M., SOUL SURVIVOR
Frasier, Anne, THE BODY COUNTER
French, Nicci, SUNDAY SILENCE
Frey, Rea, NOT HER DAUGHTER
Furniss, Jo, THE TRAILING SPOUSE
Gaind, Arjun Raj, DEATH AT THE DURBAR
Garrett, Kellye, HOLLYWOOD ENDING
Gayle, Stephanie, IDYLL HANDS
Gaylin, Alison, IF I DIE TONIGHT
Gifune, Greg F., DANGEROUS BOYS
Goble, Steve, THE DEVIL’S WIND
Goldsborough, Robert, THE BATTERED BADGE
Goodman, Carol, THE OTHER MOTHER
Gray, Alex, THE SILENT GAMES
Gray, Alex, THE SWEDISH GIRL
Gray, Alex, KEEP THE MIDNIGHT OUT
Green, Marti, THE GOOD TWIN
Griffin, Laura, DESPERATE GIRLS
Hall, James W., WHEN YOU CAN’T STOP
Hannah, Darci, CHERRY PIES AND DEADLY LIES
Heron, Rita, PRETTY LITTLE KILLERS
Herron, Mick, THE MARYLEBONE DROP
Hill, Russell, THE EGRET
Hirahara, Naomi, HIROSHIMA BOY
Hogsett, Annie, MURDER TO THE METAL
Hoklotubbe, Sara Sue, BETRAYAL AT THE BUFFALO RANCH
Hollon, Cheryl, SHATTERED AT SEA
Holmes, Steena, THE FORGOTTEN ONES
Hornsby, Wendy, NUMBER 7, RUE JACOB
Houston, Victoria, DEAD FIREFLY
Huber, Anna Lee, TREACHEROUS IS THE NIGHT
Hughes, Mary Ellen, A VINTAGE DEATH
Hunt, Margot, FOR BETTER AND WORSE
Hunter, Cara, CLOSE TO HOME
Hunter, Maddy, SAY NO MOOR
Hunter, Maddy, CATCH ME IF YUKON
Hutchinson, Dot, THE SUMMER CHILDREN
Iden, Matthew, BIRTHDAY GIRL
Ismail, Barbara, SPIRIT PLAY
James, Steven, EVERY WICKED MAN
Jantunen, John, NO QUARTER
Jeong, You-Jeong, THE GOOD SON
Johnston, Linda O., PICK AND CHEWS
Jones, Leslie, FRAMED
Jones, Lisa Renee, MURDER NOTES
Joseph, Nic, NIGHT IN QUESTION
Kalteis, Dietrich, POUGHKEEPSIE SHUFFLE
Kaufman, Andrew, WHAT SHE DOESN’T KNOW
Kelly, Diane, THE LONG PAW OF THE LAW
Kepler, Lars, THE HYPNOTIST
Kessler, Kate, FOUR OF A KIND
Kessler, Kate, DEAD RINGER
King, Lydia, THE IMPOSSIBLE GIRL
Knowles, Mike, TIN MEN
Kopfler, Pamela, BETTER DEAD
Kopfler, Pamela, DOWNRIGHT DEAD
Koutsakis, Pol, BABY BLUE
Kutscher, Volker, BABYLON BERLIN
Lanouette, Marian, ALL THE DEADLY LIES
Lanouette, Marian, ALL THE HIDDEN SINS
Lanouette, Marian, ALL THE PRETTY BRIDES
Lansing, John, THE FOURTH GUNMAN
Lansing, John, THE FOURTH GUNMAN
Lapidus, Jens, TOP DOG
Latham, Mark A., SHERLOCK HOLMES – THE RED TOWER
Lauden, S.W., HANG TIME
Laurin, Nina, WHAT MY SISTER KNEW
Lawrence, Carole, EDINBURGH DUSK
Layton, Jeffrey, THE FAITHFUL SPY
Leigh, Melinda, BONES DON’T LIE
Levine, Paul, BUM DEAL
Levy, Lawrence H., LAST STOP IN BROOKLYN
Light, Douglas, WHERE NIGHT STOPS
Lindley, Maureen, THE BELOVEDS
Maberry, Jonathan, DEEP SILENCE
Macmillan, Gilly, I KNOW YOU KNOW
Macy, Meg, BEAR WITNESS TO MURDER
Maitland, Barry, SLAUGHTER PARK
Maldonada, Isabella, PHOENIX BURNING
Maloney, Leo J., DARK TERRITORY
Maloney, Leo J., THREAT LEVEL ALPHA
Marks, Paul D., BROKEN WINDOWS
Marsh, Ngaio, Duffy, Stella, MONEY IN THE MORGUE
Matthews, Olivia, PERIL & PRAYER
Maxwell, Edith, TURNING THE TIDE
Mayne, Andrew, LOOKING GLASS
McAlpine, Gordon, HOLMES ENTANGLED
McBride, Susan, WALK A CROOKED LINE
McCaleb, David, RECON
McCauley, Terrence, THE FAIRFAX INCIDENT
McPherson, Catriona, SCOT FREE
McTiernan, Dervla, THE RUIN
Meserve, Dete, THE SPACE BETWEEN
Meuleman, Sara, FIND ME GONE
Milchman, Jenny, WICKED RIVER
Mitzner, Adam, NEVER GOODBYE
Mofina, Rick, LAST SEEN
Moretti, Kate, IN HER BONES
Mullet, Melinda, DEADLY DRAM
Myers, Jr., William L., AN ENGINEERED JUSTICE
Nagel, Leslie, THE ADVICE COLUMN MURDERS
Naughton, Sarah, THE GIRLFRIEND
Nettmann, Nadine, PAIRING A DECEPTION
Nichols, T.S., THE MEMORY DETECTIVE
Noreback, Elisabeth, TELL ME YOU’RE MINE
Novak, Brenda, FACE OFF
O’Donohue, Clare, BEYOND THE PALE
Oleksiw, Susan, BELOW THE TREE LINE
Olsen, Gregg, THE LAST THING SHE EVER DID
Olsen, Gregg, THE WEIGHT OF SILENCE
Olsen, Rena, WITH YOU ALWAYS
Orr, Jill, THE BAD BREAK
Oud, Chris, THE FIRE PIT
Owen, Nikki, THE GIRL WHO RAN
Pape, Sharon, MAGICK RUN AMOK
Parks, Alan, BLOODY JANUARY
Perry, Carol J., IT TAKES A COVEN
Perry, Carol J., BELLS, SPELLS, AND MURDERS
Persson, Leif G.W., THE SWORD OF JUSTICE
Peterson, Andrew, HIRED TO KILL
Phillips, Adam Walker, THE PERPETUAL SUMMER
Phillips, Adam Walker, THE BIG CON
Phillips, Adam Walker, THE BIG CON
Pratt, Scott, JUSTICE LOST
Pressey, Rose, A PASSION FOR HAUNTED FASHION
Pryor, Mark, DOMINIC
Raabe, Melanie, THE STRANGER
Rader-Day, Lori, UNDER A DARK SKY
Ragan, T.R., DEADLY RECALL
Ramos, Manuel, THE GOLDEN HAVANA NIGHT
Ramsay, Frederick, COUNTDOWN
Randall, Gregory C., VENICE BLACK
Randall, Shari, CURSE, BOILED AGAIN!
Randall, Shari, AGAINST THE CLAW
Reaves, Sam, RUNNING IN THE DARK
Reed, Rick, THE SLOWEST DEATH
Reed, Rick , THE DEADLIEST SINS
Reisz, Tiffany, THE LUCKY ONES
Rickstad, Eric, WHAT REMAINS OF HER
Riggs, Catharine, WHAT SHE GAVE AWAY
Rose, Karen, DEATH IS NOT ENOUGH
Ross, Loretta, DEATH AND THE VIKING’S DAUGHTER
Salzberg, Charles, SECOND STORY MAN
Savage, Tom, THE SPY WHO NEVER WAS
Scarantino, James R., THE PRICE OF VENGEANCE
Scott, Joel, ARROW’S FLIGHT
Serong, Jock, ON THE JAVA RIDGE
Shaffer, Andrew, HOPE NEVER DIES
Shames, Terry, A RECKONING IN THE BACK COUNTRY
Shaw, Johnny, THE UPPER HAND
Shepphird, John, BOTTOM FEEDERS
Silver, Dina, NO TIME TO BLINK
Silvis, Randall, WALKING THE BONES
Silvis, Randall, FIRST THE THUNDER
Simon, Misty, GROUNDS FOR REMORSE
Simon, Misty, DECEASED AND DESIST
Sissel, Barbara Taylor, WHAT LIES BELOW
Slimani, Leila, THE PERFECT NANNY
Smiley, Patricia, THE SECOND GOODBYE
Smith, Alexander McCall, A TIME OF LOVE AND TARTAN
Smith, Mark Haskell, BLOWN
Snow, Tiffany, SAVE ME
Solares, Martin, DON’T SEND FLOWERS
Soloway, Jeff, THE EX-PRESIDENT
Spann, Susan, TRIAL ON MOUNT KOYA
St. Aubin, Cynthia, PRIVATE LIES
St. Aubin, Cynthia, LYING LOW
Staub, Wendy Corsi, LITTLE GIRL LOST
Steinke, Liza &, Fenton, Liz, GIRLS’ NIGHT OUT
Stone, Jacob, MALICIOUS
Stone, Jacob, CRUEL
Stuart, Amy, STILL WATER
Stuckart, Diane A.S., FOOL’S MOON
Sweazy, Larry D., SEE ALSO PROOF
Torjussen, Mary, THE GIRL I USED TO BE
Trafford, J.D., GOOD INTENTIONS
Tyler, L.C., A MASTERPIECE OF CORRUPTION
Unger, Lisa, UNDER MY SKIN
Van Lente, Fred, THE CON ARTIST
Wagner, David P., A FUNERAL IN MANTOVA
Wallace, Auralee, DOWN THE AISLE WITH MURDER
Wallace, Auralee, HAUNTED HAYRIDE WITH MURDER
Weber, Tracy, PRE-MEDITATED MURDER
Weiss, Kirsten, BLEEDING TARTS
Weiss, Kirsten, DEJA MOO
Wendelboe, C.M., HUNTING THE SATURDAY NIGHT STRANGLER
White, Loreth Anne, THE GIRL IN THE MOSS
Whittle, Tina, NECESSARY ENDS
Wignall, Kevin, TO DIE IN VIENNA
Wilson, Carter, MISTER TENDER’S GIRL
Wingate, Marty, FAREWELL, MY CUCKOO
Wingate, Marty, MIDSUMMER MAYHEM
Winslow, Emily, LOOK FOR HER
Wojtas, Olga, MISS BLAINE’S PREFECT AND THE GOLDEN SAMOVAR
Wood, Tom, KILL FOR ME
Woods, T.E., THE WRONG SISTER
Woods, T.E., BAD GIRL
Woods, T.E., PRIVATE LIES
Wortham, Reavis Z., HAWKE’S PREY
Yocum, Robin, A PERFECT SHOT
Ziskin, James W., A STONE’S THROW

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Best Fact Crime

Abramovich, Alex; Harvkey, Mike &, Patterson, James, ALL-AMERICAN MURDER: THE RISE AND FALL OF AARON HERNANDEZ, THE SUPERSTAR WHOSE LIFE ENDED ON MURDERERS’ ROW
Appelman, J. Reuben, THE KILL JAR: OBSESSION, DESCENT, AND A HUNT FOR DETROIT’S MOST NOTORIOUS SERIAL KILLER
Artfield, Michael, MONSTER CITY: MURDER, MUSIC, AND MAYHEM IN NASHVILLE’S DARK AGE
Baatz, Simon, THE GIRL ON THE VELVET SWING: SEX, MURDER, AND MADNESS AT THE DAWN OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
Brottman, Mikita, AN UNEXPLAINED DEATH: THE TRUE STORY OF A BODY AT THE BELVEDERE
Butterfield, Fox, IN MY FATHER’S HOUSE: A NEW VIEW OF HOW CRIME RUNS IN THE FAMILY
Carter, Stephen L., INVISIBLE: THE FORGOTTEN STORY OF THE BLACK WOMAN LAWYER WHO TOOK DOWN AMERICA’S MOST POWERFUL MOBSTER
Casey, Kathryn, IN PLAIN SIGHT: THE KAUFMAN COUNTY PROSECUTOR MURDERS
Collins, Paul, BLOOD & IVY: THE 1849 MURDER THAT SCANDALIZED HARVARD
Collins, Max Allan &, Schwartz, A. Brad, SCARFACE AND THE UNTOUCHABLE: AL CAPONE, ELIOT NESS, AND THE BATTLE FOR CHICAGO
Cummings, Mary, SAVING SIN CITY: WILLIAM TRAVERS JEROME, STANFORD WHITE, AND THE ORIGINAL CRIME OF CENTURY
English, T.J., THE CORPORATION: AN EPIC STORY OF THE CUBAN AMERICAN UNDERWORLD
Everett, Pamela, LITTLE SHOES: THE SENSATIONAL DEPRESSION-ERA MURDERS THAT BECAME MY FAMILY’S SECRET
Fieseler, Robert W., TINDERBOX: THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE UP STAIRS LOUNGE FIRST AND THE RISE OF GAY LIBERATION
Fox, Margalit, CONAN DOYLE FOR THE DEFENSE: THE TRUE STORY OF A SENSATIONAL BRITISH MURDER, A QUEST FOR JUSTICE, AND THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS DETECTIVE WRITER
French, Paul, CITY OF DEVILS: THE TWO MEN WHO RULED THE UNDERWORLD OF OLD SHANGHAI
Goffard, Christopher, DIRTY JOHN AND OTHER TRUE STORIES OF OUTLAWS AND OUTSIDERS
Green, Jonathan, SEX MONEY MURDER: A STORY OF CRACK, BLOOD, AND BETRAYAL
Herman, Eleanor, THE ROYAL ART OF POISON: FILTHY PALACES, FATAL COSMETICS, DEADLY MEDICINE, AND MURDER MOST FOUL
Hoffman, Carl, THE LAST WILD MAN OF BORNEO: A TRUE STORY OF DEATH AND TREASURE
Holleeder, Astrid, JUDAS: HOW A SISTER’S TESTIMONY BROUGHT DOWN A CRIMINAL MASTERMIND
Johnson, Kirk Wallace, THE FEATHER THIEF: BEAUTY, OBSESSION, AND THE NATURAL HISTORY HEIST OF THE CENTURY
King, Gilbert, BENEATH A RUTHLESS SUN: A TRUE STORY OF VIOLENCE, RACE, AND JUSTICE LOST AND FOUND
MacIntyre, Ben, THE SPY AND THE TRAITOR: THE GREATEST ESPIONAGE STORY OF THE COLD WAR
Marcic, Dorothy, WITH ONE SHOT: FAMILY MURDER AND A SEARCH FOR JUSTICE
Marcius, Chelsia Rose, WILD ESCAPE: THE PRISON BREAK FROM DANNEMORA AND THE MANHUNT THAT CAPTURED AMERICA
McDade, Travis, TORN FROM THEIR BINDINGS: A STORY OF ART, SCIENCE, AND THE PILLAGING OF AMERICAN UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES
McNamara, Michelle, I’LL BE GONE IN THE DARK: ONE WOMAN’S OBSESSIVE SEARCH FOR THE GOLDEN STATE KILLER
Meredith, Nikki, THE MANSON WOMEN AND ME: MONSTERS, MORALITY, AND MURDER
Miller, T. Christian &, Armstrong, Ken, A FALSE REPORT: A TRUE STORY OF RAPE IN AMERICA
Oldfield, William &, Bruce, Virginia, INSPECTOR OLDFIELD AND THE BLACK HAND SOCIETY: AMERICA’S ORIGINAL GANGSTERS AND THE U.S. POSTAL DETECTIVE WHO BROUGHT THEM TO JUSTICE
Perry, Alex, THE GOOD MOTHERS: THE TRUE STORY OF THE WOMEN WHO TOOK ON THE WORLD’S MOST POWERFUL MAFIA
Peters, Shawn Francis, THE INFAMOUS HARRY HAYWARD: A TRUE ACCOUNT OF MURDER AND MESMERISM IN GILDED AGE MINNEAPOLIS
Phelps, M. William &, Johnson, Anne Bridges, SHE SURVIVED: ANNE
Phillips, Roland, A SPY NAMED ORPHAN: THE ENIGMA OF DONALD MACLEAN
Pullara, Michael, THE SPY WHO WAS LEFT BEHIND: RUSSIA, THE UNITED STATES, AND THE TRUE STORY OF THE BETRAYAL AND ASSASSINATION OF A CIA AGENT
Rommelmann, Nancy, TO THE BRIDGE: A TRUE STORY OF MOTHERHOOD AND MURDER
Schechter, Harold, HELL’S PRINCESS: THE MYSTERY OF BELLE GUNNESS, BUTCHER OF MEN
Schechter, Harold, BLOODLANDS COLLECTION
Schweidel, Kermit, FOLLY COVE: A SMUGGLER’S TRUE TALE OF THE POT REBELLION
Tabac, William L., THE INSANITY DEFENSE AND THE MAD MURDERESS OF SHAKER HEIGHTS: EXAMINING THE TRIAL OF MARIANN COLBY
Thompson, Laura, A TALE OF TWO MURDERS: GUILT, INNOCENCE AND THE EXECUTION OF EDITH THOMPSON
Toby, Milton C., TAKING SHERGAR: THOROUGHBRED RACING’S MOST FAMOUS COLD CASE
Vronsky, Peter, SONS OF CAIN: A HISTORY OF SERIAL KILLERS FROM THE STONE AGE TO THE PRESENT
Weiss, Piper, YOU ALL GROW UP AND LEAVE ME: A MEMOIR OF TEENAGE OBSESSION
Willetts, Paul, KING CON: THE BIZARRE ADVENTURES OF THE JAZZ AGE’S GREATEST IMPOSTER
Wood, Cutter, LOVE AND DEATH IN THE SUNSHINE STATE: THE STORY OF A CRIME
Woolley, Benjamin, THE KING’S ASSASSIN: THE SECRET PLOT TO MURDER KING JAMES I

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Best Critical-Biographical

Anderson, Jean &, Miranda, Carolina; Pezzotti, Barbara, BLOOD ON THE TABLE: ESSAYS ON FOOD IN INTERNATIONAL CRIME FICTION
Blackwell, Laird R., THE METAPHYSICAL MYSTERIES OF G.K. CHESTERTON: A CRITICAL STUDY OF THE FATHER BROWN STORIES AND OTHER DETECTIVE FICTION
Bolin, Alice, DEAD GIRLS: ESSAYS ON SURVIVING AN AMERICAN OBSESSION
Cleland, Jane K., MASTERING PLOT TWISTS: HOW TO USE SUSPENSE, TARGETED STORYTELLING STRATEGIES, AND STRUCTURE TO CAPTIVATE YOUR READER
Dechêne, Antoine, DETECTIVE FICTION AND THE PROBLEM OF KNOWLEDGE
Dery, Mark, BORN TO BE POSTHUMOUS: THE ECCENTRIC LIFE AND MYSTERIOUS GENIUS OF EDWARD GOREY
Geherin, David, CARL HIAASEN: SUNSHINE STATE SATIRIST
Klinger, Leslie S., CLASSIC AMERICAN CRIME FICTION OF THE 1920S
Knight, Stephen, AUSTRALIAN CRIME FICTION: A 200-YEAR HISTORY
Mazzeno, Laurence W., JAMES LEE BURKE: A LITERARY COMPANION
Nishikawa, Kinohi, STREET PLAYERS: BLACK PULP FICTION AND THE MAKING OF A LITERARY UNDERGROUND
Takeuchi, Yasuhiro, MARK X: WHO KILLED HUCK FINN’S FATHER?
Thompson, Laura, AGATHA CHRISTIE: A MYSTERIOUS LIFE
Weinman, Sarah, THE REAL LOLITA: THE KIDNAPPING OF SALLY HORNER AND THE NOVEL THAT SCANDALIZED THE WORLD

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Best Short Story

Abani, Chris, “KILLER APE” – LAGOS NOIR
Abbott, Patricia, “OLD FRIENDS” – I BRING SORROW & OTHER STORIES OF TRANSGRESSION
Abbott, Patricia, “WHEN AGNES LEFT HER HOUSE” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Abbott, Patricia, “THE WHEEL HAS COME FULL CIRCLE” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Abdoh, Salar, “BAGHDAD ON BORROWED TIME” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Achaari, Mohamed, “THE MUMMY IN THE PASHA’S HOUSE” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Ade, William, “HAPPY WIFE” – LANDFALL
Adenle, Leye, “UNCLE SAM” – LAGOS NOIR
Adnan, Taha, “BLACK LOVE” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Adnan, Yassin, “AN E-MAIL FROM THE SKY” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Aguda, Pemi, “CHOIR BOY” – LAGOS NOIR
Alderman, Mitch, “FEAR OF THE SECULAR” – AHMM NOV/DEC
al-Khalidi, Dheya, “GETTING TO ABU NUWAS STREET” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Allen, Christine, “COLOR THEORY” – LANDFALL
Allen, J.D., “THE UNIDENTIFIEDS” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Allen, Samantha, “SOME KIND OF LONELY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Allyn, Doug, “STICK” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Allyn, Doug, “BIG BLUE MARBLE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Allyn, Doug, “DEFENDER OF THE DEAD” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
al-Mozany, Hussain, “EMPTY BOTTLES” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Al-Ramli, Muhsin, “I KILLED HER BECAUSE I LOVED HER” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Anderson, Lin, “ORKAHAUGR” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Antoon, Sinan, “JASIM’S FILE” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Aquino, Marçal, “AS IF THE WORLD WERE A GOOD PLACE” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Armstrong, Kelley, “INVITATION TO THE GAME” – DARK SCREAMS, VOL 10
Ashforth, Albert, “DEATH OF AN OLIGARCH” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Ashforth, Albert , “A TRAGEDY AVERTED” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Ashley, Jonathan, “RESPECT FOR THE DEAD” – THE BLACK CAR BUSINESS
Bader, Ali, “BAGHDAD HOUSE” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Bagley, Christine, “DEAR RUTH” – LANDFALL
Bailiff, Jon, “WHEELS OF JUSTICE” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Baine, Wallace, “FLAMING ARROWS” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Baker, Carleigh, “THE MIDDEN” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Baker, Tim, “FATAL FOG” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Bakour, Lahcen, “A PERSON FIT FOR MURDER” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Barbara, Vanessa, “CROSS CONTAMINATION” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Barker, Trey R., “THIN BLOOD” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Barnes, Rusty, “GHOST ROAD” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Barrett, A. Ignoi, “JUST IGNORE AND TRY TO ENDURE” – LAGOS NOIR
Bates, Jack, “THE FAKAHATCHEE GOONCH” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Batory, Dana Martin, “THE MAN BENEATH THE STREET” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Battles, Brett, “I GOT YOU” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Beagle, Peter S., “DR. WATSON’S SONG” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Bellotto, Tony, “USELESS DIARY” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Benali, Abdelkader, “LOOKING AT MARS IN MARRAKECH” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Benjamin, Cynthia, “JACOB’S LADDER” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Benn, James R., “THE HORSE CHESTNUT TREE” – LANDFALL
Benson, Susan Perry, “RIP CURRENTS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Binebine, Mahi, “DELIRIUM” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Black, Michael A., “WALKING ON WATER” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Block, Jill D., “MY SUMMER VACATION” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Bloemhof, François, “PROOF” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Boland, John C., “THE THREE DOG PROBLEM” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Bonassi, Fernando, “24-HOUR SERVICE” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Bourqia, Allal, “A NOISY DISAPPEARANCE IN AN ILL-REPUTED ALLEY” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Bowen, Rhys, “SHERLOCKED” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Box, C.J., “THE RIVER GOD”
Bracher, Beatriz &, Carvalhosa, Maria S., “THE FORCE IS WITH ME” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Bracken, Michael, “THE MOURNING MAN” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Bracken, Michael, “SKIRTS” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Bracken, Michael, “ARROYO” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Bracken, Michael, “SUBURBIA” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Bracken, Michael, “TEXAS SUNDOWN” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Bracken, Michael, “GOING-AWAY MONEY” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Bracken, Michael, “REMISSION” – LANDFALL
Breen, Susan, “THE END OF THE WORLD” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Breheny, Jessica, “54028 LOVE CREEK RD” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Brett, Simon, “BIBLIOTHECA CLASSICA” – BIBLIOMYSTERIES
Brookmyre, Chris, “THE LAST SIEGE OF BOTHWELL CASTLE” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Brown, Gordon, “HISTORY LESSON” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Buck, Craig Faustus, “RACE TO JUDGMENT” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Budewitz, Leslie, “ALL GOD’S SPARROWS” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Butler, Robert Olen, “THE HEMINGWAY VALISE” – BIBLIOMYSTERIES
Cahill, Gary, “ON A TWO WAY STREET” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Calkins, Susanna, “A POSTCARD FOR THE DEAD” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Cantrell, Rebecca, “HOMEWORK” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Cantwell, Karen, “SUNSET BEAUREGARD” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Carpenter, Thomas K., “THE LIGHTNESS OF MAN” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Carpenter, Thomas K., “THE WORTH OF FELINES” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Carr, Dara, “OFF-OFF-OFF BROADWAY” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Casoy, Ilana, “BONICLAIDE AND MRS. ALS” -SÃO PAULO NOIR
Chapman, Tim, “HANDY MAN” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Charish, Kristi, “THE DEMON OF STEVESTON” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Charles, Paul, “THE CASE OF THE SMOKING KNIFE” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Cheung, Ysabelle, “BIG HOTEL” – HONG KONG NOIR
Chi-shun, Feng, “EXPENSIVE TISSUE PAPER” – HONG KONG NOIR
Cigan, Chaim, “THE MAGICAL AMULET” – PRAGUE NOIR
Clarke, Gemma, “LAST CALL” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Cleeves, Ann, “THE RETURN” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Cleland, Jane K., “I AM A PROUD AMERICAN” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Cleverly, Barbara, “THE SOFA DOLL” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Clifford, Joe, “EEL ESTEVEZ” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Cody, Liza, “HEALTH AND SAFETY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Coleman, Reed Farrel, “A STUDY IN ABSENCE” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Coleman, Reed Farrel, “THE ENDING” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Colon, Angel Luis, “MUSCLE MEMORY” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Corbett, David, “THE FINANCIER” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Daly, Susan, “MURDER ON THE NORTHERN LIGHTS EXPRESS” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Davidson, Hilary, “ANSWERED PRAYERS” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Davidson, Hilary, “MR. BONES” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Davidson, Hilary, “THE DARKEST HOUR” – THE NIGHT OF THE FLOOD
De Paepe and, Depuydt, “END OF THE LINE” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Dean, David, “SOFEE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Dean, David, “THE MERCY OF THADDEUS BURKE” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Dean, David, “HUMAN RESOURCES” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Deaver, Jeffery, “THE VICTIM’S CLUB” – AMAZON ORIGINAL STORIES
Deaver, Jeffery , “THE VICTIMS’ CLUB” – DARK CORNERS
DeJesus, Edwin, “THE ADVENTURE OF THE GOLDEN LOCKS” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Derkaoui, Hanane, “A WAY TO MECCA” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Dermatis, Dayle A., “BOTHERING WITH THE DETAILS” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Devenport, Emily, “10,432 SERIAL KILLERS (IN HELL)” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Dibia, Jude, “WHAT THEY DID THAT NIGHT” – LAGOS NOIR
DiChellis, Peter, “THE BELLE HOPE” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Dirckx, John H., “GO FOR THE JUGGLER” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Dirckx, John H., “OFFICER DOWN” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Dirckx, John H., “BLOWOUT AT THE CARNIVAL” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Dirckxx, John H., “WHERE THE RED LINES MEET” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Dirckxx, John H., “COUNTERPOINT” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Doherty, Jim, “CAP DEVICE” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Doiron, Paul, “RABID”
Drees, Charlie, “THE LIST” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
DuBois, Brendan, “THE SUBMARINE OF WALKER LAKE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
DuBois, Brendan, “THE SECRETS OF VICTORY DAY” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
DuBois, Brendan, “BREAKDOWN” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
DuBois, Brendan, “THE WILDEST ONE” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Dunlap, Susan, “A DAY AT THE BEACH” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Dunlap, Susan, A HOUSE IN THE COUNTRY” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Dusenbury, Patricia, “OFF THE BEATEN PATH” – LANDFALL
Eccles, Marjorie, “THE PAINTER’S WIFE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Edwards, Martin, “FAREWELL CRUISE” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Egan, Kevin, “THE MOVIE LOVER” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
el Abidine, Halima Zine, “MAMA AICHA” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Elias, Gerald , “IN BOCCA AL LUPO” – LANDFALL
Ell, Dianne Neral, “INCIDENT AT PUERTO ANGEL” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Ellis, Kate, “HALF-LIFE” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Ellis, Tim, “WINDMILLS OF THE MIND” – THE BLACK CAR BUSINESS
Elwood, Elizabeth, “GHOSTS OF CHRISTMAS PAST” – EQMM JAN-FEB
English, Don , “STITCHES” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Eskilson, Christine, “MRS. FINNESTER’S LAST GARAGE SALE” – LANDFALL
Estleman, Loren D., “SCRAP DRIVE” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Faherty, Terence, “THE NOBLE BACHELOR” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Falak, Nassif, “DOOMSDAY BOOK” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Ferréz, , “FLOW” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Fisher, Eve, “BLUE MOON” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Fisher, Eve, “THE SORORITY HOUSE” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Flores, E. Gabriel, “LA LOCA BELLA” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Florio, Gwen, “MARTA” – THE NIGHT OF THE FLOOD
Floyd, John, “GETTING OUT ALIVE” – LANDFALL
Floyd, John M., “SCAVENGER HUNT” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Floyd, John M., “TWO IN THE BUSH” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Floyd, John M., “DIVERSIONS” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Floyd, John M., “FRONTIER JUSTICE” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Franklin, S.L., “MANITOBA POSTMORTEM” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Frazier, Meredith, “SAFE” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Freire, Marcelino, “ANY SIMILARITY IS NOT PURELY COINCIDENTAL” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Freveletti, Jamie, “THE GHOST OF THE LAKE” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Garcia, Margaret Elysia, “MONARCHS AND MAIDENS” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Gates, David Edgerley, “A MULTITUDE OF SINS” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Gates, David Edgerley, “I PRAY THE LORD MY SOUL TO TAKE” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Gersh, Max, “FAIR GAME” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Gersh, Max, “THE WEEK BEFORE NOVEMBER” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Gerwig, Kathryn, “BURIED IN BRESSINGHAM” – LANDFALL
Glenn, Teel James, “THE OCCURRENCE OF THE MARCHING MARIONETTE” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Goffa, Martin, “THREE MUSKETEERS” – PRAGUE NOIR
Goffman, Barb, “TILL MURDER DO US PART” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Goffman, Barb, “THE CASE OF THE MISSING POT ROAST” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Goffman, Barb, “BUG APPÉTIT” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Goldstein, Debra H., “A WEIGHTY MATTER” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Gordon, Alan, “THE CASE OF THE MISSING CASE” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Gore, Ariel, “WHAT HAPPENED TO SKINNY JANE?” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Graham, Seana, “SAFE HARBOR” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Grant, Taylor, “THE DEAD YEARS” – DARK SCREAMS, VOL 10
Green, Judith, “SUMMER JOB” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Greenaway, R.M., “THE THRESHOLD” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Guiney, T.J., “SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE AMERICAN ASSASSIN” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Guthrie, C.C., “OLD AGE AND TREACHERY” – LANDFALL
Haddam, Jane, “MAHADEVI” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Hagerty, David, “FAIR TRADE” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Half, Jason, “THE LAST FERRY” – LANDFALL
Hallstead, William, “BOOKED” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Halter, Paul, “THE FIRES OF HELL” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Hammond, Kerry, “TO PROTECT THE GUILTY” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Hansen, Vinnie, “MISCALCULATION” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Harper, Bradley, “THE RED HERRING LEAGUE” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Hart, Rob, “LAKE PARADOX” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Haslett, Adam, “THE REMEDY” – DARK CORNERS
Hawk, Tiffany, “YOU DESERVE MORE” – HONG KONG NOIR
Hayes, Peter W.J., “RIDGELINE” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Hayes, Peter W.J., “SOMETHING CERTAIN” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Haynes, Michael, “VOICES” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Haywood, Gar Anthony, “RACKLIN” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Hearns, Paul, “THE OLD POLICEMAN” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Hegenberger, John, “THE BAD SLEEP” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Hejdová, Irena, “OLDA NO. 3” – PRAGUE NOIR
Helms, Richard, “THE MAN WITH TWO GRINS” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Helms, Richard , “THE KING OF GONNA” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Herbert, Jeremy, “PALMETTO SPRINGS” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Herren, Greg, “COLD BEER NO FLIES” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Herrman, Heather, “THE WOMAN IN THE BLUE DRESS” – DARK SCREAMS, VOL 10
Hill, Edwin, “WHITE TIGHTS AND MARY JANES” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Hirahara, Naomi, “POSSESSED” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Hockensmith, Steve, “WHERE THE STRANGE ONES GO” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Hughes, Charlie, “THE CLEANSING SOIL” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Hughes, Charlie, “THE TARGET” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Hunt, Alaric, “HIDDEN IN SHADOW” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Hunt, Sharon, “PROMISES TO KEEP” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Hunt, Sharon, “THE KEEPERS OF ALL SINS” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Hurwitz, Gregg , “BUY A BULLETT,” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Ihezukwu, Onyinye, “FOR BABY, FOR THREE” – LAGOS NOIR
Jabr, Mohammed Alwan, “ROOM 22” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Jakeman, Jane, “TAPPING THE GLASS” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Jakeman, Jane, “THE PALE EYES OF WINTER” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Jian, Shen, “KAM TIN RED” – HONG KONG NOIR
Johnson, Kathryn, “WHAT GOES AROUND” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Johnson, Reed, “OPEN HOUSE” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Johnstone, Doug, “PAINTING THE FORTH BRIDGE” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Jones, Eleanor Cawood, “A SNOWBALL’S CHANCE” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Jones, Eleanor Cawood, “KEEP CALM AND LOVE MOAI” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Jones, Eleanor Cawood, “ALL ACCOUNTED FOR AT THE HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD HOTEL” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Kaiser, Dillon, “IT FOLLOWS UNTIL IT LEADS” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Kalteis, Dietrich, “BOTTOM DOLLAR” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Kamal, Sheena, “EIGHT GAME-CHANGING TIPS ON PUBLIC SPEAKING” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Kate, Jessica, “LAST DANCE” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Kaye, Marvin, “POST NO BULLS” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Kelner, Toni L.P., “THE ADVENTURE OF THE SIX SHERLOCKS” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Kennedy, Travis, “PRICELESS” – LANDFALL
King, Dana, “LOOK AWAY” – THE BLACK CAR BUSINESS
Kisska, Kristin, “CZECH MATE” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Klepchukov, Arthur, “A DAMN FINE TOWN” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4
Klevisová, Michaela, “BETTER LIFE” – PRAGUE NOIR
Kopřiva, Štĕpán, “AMATEURS” – PRAGUE NOIR
Korpon, Nik, “MORNING STAR” – MYSTERY!: THE ORIGINS GAME FAIR
Koryta, Michael, “THE LAST HONEST HORSE THIEF” – BIBLIOMYSTERIES
Kotzwinkle, William &, Servello, William, “THE CASE OF THE NAKED BUTTERFLY” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Kozak, Harley Jane, “THE WALK-IN” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Lacy, Deborah, “TAKING CARE” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
LaLonde, Sherry, “GARDEN-VARIETY CRIMINAL” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Lancet, Barry, “THREE-STAR SUSHI” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Lantigua, John, “THE AVENGING ANGEL” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Lantigua, John, “THE CUBAN PRISONER” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Laroui, Fouad, “THE MYSTERIOUS PAINTING” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Larsen, Tom, “LOS CANTANTES DE KARAOKE” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Larsen, Tom, “THE GRINGO ON THE GURNEY” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Larsen, Tom, “EN AGUA CALIENTE” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Laskowski, Tara, “THE CASE OF THE VANISHING PROFESSOR” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Latragna, Christopher, “A LOUSY LITTLE GRAND” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Law, Janice, “THE CRUCIAL GAME” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Law, Janice, “THE PROFESSOR” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Law, Janice, “GOOD GIRL” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Lawal, Wale, “JOY” – LAGOS NOIR
Lawton, R.T., “THE LEFT HAND OF LEONARD” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Lawton, R.T., “THE CHINESE BOX” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Lawton, R.T., “VET’S DAY” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Leverone, Alan, “SLAY RIDE” – THE BLACK CAR BUSINESS
Levinson, Robert S., “THE PUBLIC HERO” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Levinson, Robert S., “NINE YEARS LATER” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Levinson, Robert S., “FOR THE MEMOIR” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Liang, Christina , “A VIEW TO DIE FOR” – HONG KONG NOIR
Light, Larry, “DYSPERCEPTION” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Limón, Martin, “HIGH EXPLOSIVE” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Limón, Martin, “BITE OF THE DRAGON” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Liskick, Beth, “PINBALLS” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Liskow, Steve, “THE GIRL IN THE RED BANDANNA” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Liss, S. Frederic, “CORONERS DON’T CHANGE FACES” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Lombardi, Linda, “THE OCTOPUS GAME” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Long, Laird, “TAKE-OUT” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Lopresti, Robert, “TRAIN TRACKS” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Lopresti, Robert, “NOBODY GETS KILLED” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Lopresti, Robert, “A BAD DAY FOR ALGEBRA TESTS” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Lovesey, Peter, “READER, I BURIED THEM” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Lovesey, Peter, “ANGELA’S ALTERATIONS” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Lovesey, Peter, “AGONY COLUMN” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Lowe, Brodie, “TRYOUTS” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Luna, Louisa, “EDGEWISE” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Lutz, John, “PARANOID ENOUGH FOR TWO” – THE HONORABLE TRAITORS
Lyle, D.P., “BOTTOM LINE” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Lynch-Harris, Ashley, “BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
MacBride, Stuart, “STEVENSON’S CANDLE” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Maia, Olivia, “COFFEE STAIN” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Malliet, G.M., “VICTORY GARDEN” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Malliet, G.M., “MAD ABOUT YOU” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Malliet, G.M., “MAUI: THE ROAD TO HANA” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Mamatas, Nick, “THE ONE WHO WALKS WITH A LIMP” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Manfredo, Lou, “RIZZO’S GUN MOLL” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Mangeot, Robert, “QUEEN AND COUNTRY” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Mangeot, Robert, “BOOK OF HOURS” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Mannheim, Linda, “DOCUMENTS” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Manyika, Sarah Ladipo, “THE SWIMMING POOL” – LAGOS NOIR
Marceau, Cheryl, “PAYBACK WITH INTEREST” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Marks, Paul D., “THERE’S AN ALLIGATOR IN MY PURSE – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Maron, Margaret, “THERE ARE NO ELEPHANTS IN PERU” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Maron, Margaret, “THE LAST MAN I KILLED” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Martin, Charles Philipp, “TICKET HOME” – HONG KONG NOIR
Mathews, Lou, “CRAB DRIVERS” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Maxwell, Edith, “A DIVINATION OF DEATH” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
McBrearty, Robert Garner, “WAKE ME WHEN IT’S OVER” – EQMM JAN-FEB
McCormick, William Burton, “CLEOPATRAN COCKTAILS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
McCormick, William Burton, “THE HOUSE IN GLAMAIG’S SHADOW” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
McDermid, Val, “ANCIENT AND MODERN” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
McFadden, Dennis, “LAKE DESOLATION” – EQMM NOV/DEC
McFadden, Dennis, “COOKBROOK TWP” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
McKenzie, Elizabeth, “THE BIG CREEP” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
McMahon, Jennifer, “HANNAH-BEST” – DARK CORNERS
McMillin, Calvin, “TO LIVE AND DIE IN SANTA CRUZ” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
McPherson, Stephanie M., “THE GHOST OF LUTHER LASHAWAY” – LANDFALL
Meyer, Adam, “THE NEIGHBOR” – LANDFALL
Milosevic, Mario, “THE HITCHHIKER’S TALE” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Mina, Denise, “NEMO ME IMPUNE LACESSIT” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Monroy, Liza, “MISCHA AND THE SEAL” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Montoya, Maceo, “THE STRAWBERRY TATTOO” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Moore, Jonathan, “THE BLACKOUT” – DARK SCREAMS, VOL 10
Moore, Marshall, “THIS QUINTESSENCE OF DUST” – HONG KONG NOIR
Moore, Tommy, “BUCK LOW” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Morchid, Fatha, “THE SECRET IN FINGERTIPS” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Mosley, Walter, “ALMOST ALYCE” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Mourlevat, Jean-Claude, “TAKE CARE, LOVE” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Muessig, Chris &, Seder, Steve, “ONE FALL TO A FINISH” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Musto, Edward, “ARMISTICE” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Myers, Amy, “CLASSIC BETRAYAL” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Myers, Amy, “MURDER IN ALADDIN’S CAVE – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Nadir, Karima, “A TWISTED SOUL” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Narvaez, Richie, “I’VE STARTED TO THINK ABOUT LEAVING TONIGHT” – THE BLACK CAR BUSINESS
Neary, Angela Crider, “MURDER ON RUE ROYAL” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Nedali, Mohamed, “IN SEARCH OF A SON” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Neff, Ondřej, “MARL CIRCLE” – PRAGUE NOIR
Nelson, Lorraine Sharma, “DREADFULLY MISUNDERSTOOD” – LANDFALL
Nethercott, Michael, “SINNERS AT EIGHT” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Ng, Jason Y., “GHOST OF YULAN PAST” – HONG KONG NOIR
Novick, Nancy, “HOW DOES HE DIE THIS TIME?” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Nunez, Sigrid, “HOTEL STORY” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Ochse, Weston, “THE GIRL IN THE KEY OF C” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Okonkwo, Uche, “EDEN” – LAGOS NOIR
Okorafor, Nnedi, “SHOWLOGO” – LAGOS NOIR
O’Leary, Timothy, “MADE MEN” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Oles, Laura, “ISLAND TIME” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Orlando, Ben, “HIS FIRST BANK” – LANDFALL
Orloff, Alan, “BARK SIMPSON AND THE SCENT OF DEATH” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Orloff, Alan, “DYING IN DOKESVILLE” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Orloff, Alan, “AND THE WATER KEPT RISING” – THE NIGHT OF THE FLOOD
Orloff, Alan, “THE QUARRY” – LANDFALL
Orsi, Carlos, “THE GLASS FLOOR” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Osman, Chantelle Aimee, “PLUGGED” – MYSTERY!: THE ORIGINS GAME FAIR
Osondu, E.C., “THE WALKING STICK” – LAGOS NOIR
Pachter, Josh, “A YOUNG MAN’S GAME” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Pachter, Josh, “THE SUPREME ART OF WAR” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Pachter, Josh, “IF IT’S TUESDAY, THIS MUST BE MURDER” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Pachter, Josh, “NOT MY CIRCUS” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Pachter, Josh, “50” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Page, Anita, “ISAAC’S DAUGHTERS” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Paiva, Marcelo Rubens, “THE FINAL TABLE” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Percy, Benjamin, “SUSPECT ZERO” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Perks, Micah, “TREASURE ISLAND” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Phelan, Twist, “GAME” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Phillips, Gary, “AFTERMATH” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Phillips, Matt, “COME ON HOME, POP” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Pierce, F.C., “WHEN YOU GOTTA GO” – LANDFALL
Pilátová, Markéta, “ALL THE OLD DISGUISES” – PRAGUE NOIR
Pittman, Craig, “HOW TO HANDLE A SHOVEL” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Plakcy, Neil, “SOUTHERNMOST POINT” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Pollak, Olive, “OLD HABITS ARE HARD TO BREAK” – LANDFALL
Poulson, Christine, “FACELESS KILLER” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Powell, Keenan , “MUSKEG MAN” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Powell, William Dylan, “THE LIGHTHOUSE AND THE LAMP” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Powell, William Dylan, “CURSE OF THE WHITE ARMADILLO” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Prata, Mario, “TERESÃO” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Procházka, Jiří W., “THE DEAD GIRL FROM A HAUNTED HOUSE – PRAGUE NOIR
Pronzini, Bill, “A TIME OF FURY” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Pronzini, Bill, “SMOKE SCREEN” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Pronzini, Bill &, Malzberg, Barry, “NIGHT WALKER” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Przybilka, Thomas &, List, Gitta, “REST IN PEACE” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Qasrany, Layla, “TUESDAY OF SORROWS” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Quarnstrom, Lee, “THE SHOOTER” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Queeney, Tim, “CLEARING THE DECK” – LANDFALL
Rabbaj, My Seddik, “FRANKENSTEIN’S MONSTER” – MARRAKECH NOIR
Raichev, R.T., “A CHRONICLE OF DEATHS FORETOLD” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Raies, Hayet, “THE FEAR OF IRAQI INTELLIGENCE” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Rains, Marc &, Tuttle, Lisa, “DARK WATER” – DARK SCREAMS, VOL 10
Ramos, Manuel, “SNAKE FARM” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Randall, Shari, “PET” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Randisi, Robert J., “HEY, HOCKEY PUCK” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Rayo, Adebola, “WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO?” – LAGOS NOIR
Redmond, Lissa Marie, “WE DON’T TALK ABOUT LESTER ANYMORE” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4
Renwick, Alex C., “SHALLOW SAND” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Richards, Linda L., “TERMINAL CITY” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Ripley, Nathan, “THE LANDECKER PARTY” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Robb, Jim, “THE ADVENTURE OF THE BORDER CONVENTION” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Robertson, Craig, “THE TWA CORBIES OF CARDROSS” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Robertson, Michael, “THE BARRISTER’S CLERK” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Robinson, Todd, “THE HOUSE WHERE NOBODY LIVES” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Rockwood, KM, “RASPUTIN” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Rogers, Stephen D., “THE DUTIFUL WIFE” – SPINETINGLER MAGAZINE
Roland, Charles, “WHALE WATCH” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Rozan, S.J., “CHIN YONG-YUN HELPS A FOOL” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn, “THE WEDDING RING” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn, “THE TRENDY-BAR SIDE OF LIFE” – DARK SCREAMS, VOL 10
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn, “UNITY CON” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Rutter, Eric, “HATEFUL IN THE EYES OF GOD” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Saadawi, Ahmed, “A SENSE OF REMORSE” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Šabach, Petr, “EPIPHANY, OR WHATEVER YOU WISH” – PRAGUE NOIR
Said, Hadia, “POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS REALITY IN QADISIYA” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Salih, Salima, “THE APARTMENT” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Sanders, Scott Loring, “MAGIC 8 BALL” – UNLOADED, VOLUME 2
Sanders, Scott Loring, “WINDOW TO THE SOUL” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Savage, Tom, “RATS” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Schofield, Neil, “SHOPPING FOR FUN AND PROFIT” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Scotti, Anna, “KRIKON THE GHOUL HUNTER” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Scranton, Roy, “HOMECOMING” – BAGHDAD NOIR
Seabrooke, Brenda, “BAIT AND SWITCH” – LANDFALL
Seamon, Hollis, “IT’S NEVER JUST THE WIND” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Sears, Michael, “THE HONEST END OF SYBIL COOPER” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Segura, Alex, “QUARTERS FOR THE METER” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Sellers, Peter, “CHRISTMAS HELP” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Sellers, Peter, “THE COOLER” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
Sellers, Peter, “KICKBACK” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Sharah, Jehane, “THE SCREENING” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Sharp, Zoe, “THE WIFE” – CULPRITS: THE HEIST WAS JUST THE BEGINNING
Sharp, Zoe, “HOUNDED” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Shepphird, John, “HEADHUNTER” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4
Sheridan, Sara, “SACTUARY” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Shrott, Steve, “BURIED SECRETS” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Shutika, Debra Lattanzi, “FROZEN IGUANA” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Silverman, Brian, “SCOTCH BONNET” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4
Sívori, Luciano, “THE FINAL ANALYSIS” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Slan, Joanna Campbell, “KILLER” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Smiles, Jack, “20,000 BOOKS” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Smith, Shelagh, “HOUSEBOUND” – LANDFALL
Soares, Jô, “MY NAME IS NICKY NICOLA” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Solomon, S.A., “TITAN” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Sonnenberg, Brittani, “THE KAMIKAZE CAVES” – HONG KONG NOIR
Soosar, Jennifer, “PLAYGROUND OF THE RICH” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Soukupová, Petra, “ANOTHER WORST DAY” – PRAGUE NOIR
Souza, Joseph, “SCHOOL DAZE” – LANDFALL
Spano, Robin, “THE PERFECT PLAYGROUP” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Spillane, Mickey &, Collins, Max Allan, “THE PUNK” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Spillane, Mickey &, Collins, Max Allan, “THE BIG RUN” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Spring, Bonnar, “PAYBACK” – LANDFALL
Staincliffe, Cath, “TIGERS AND FLIES” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Stančík, Petr, “THE CABINET OF SEVEN PIERCED BOOKS” – PRAGUE NOIR
Stanley, Marian McMahon, “CAREER TRANSITIONS” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Stanley, Michael, “SHOOT TO KILL” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4
Stein, Triss, “SUMMER SMUGGLERLS” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Stevens, B.K., “THINGS PAST” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Stevens, B.K., “ONE-DAY PASS” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Stevens, J.B., “THE LAKE” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Stevens, Janet Raye, “ECHOES” – LANDFALL
Strong, Marianne Wilski, “LOUISA AND THE LIGHTHOUSE” – AHMM JAN-FEB
Strong, Marianne Wilski, “YOUR CHEATIN’ HEART” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Strong, Marianne Wilski, “THE ABBOT AND THE GARNETS” – AHMM MAY-JUNE
Suen, Carmen, “FOURTEEN” – HONG KONG NOIR
Swierczynski, Duane, “TOUGH GUY BALLET” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Sýkora, Michal, “PERCY THRILLINGTON” – PRAGUE NOIR
Tam, James, “PHOENIX MOON” – HONG KONG NOIR
Taylor, Art, “ENGLISH 398: FICTION WORKSHOP” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Taylor, Art, “SUNDAY MORNING, SATURDAY NIGHT” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Taylor, J.M., “TOURIST SEASON” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Taylor, Timothy, “SATURNA ISLAND” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Templeton, Robin, “HUNTER’S MOON” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Templeton, Robin, “HO’OPONOPONO” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Thanh, Yasuko, “BURNED” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Thibadeau, Susan, “MARIGOLD IN THE LAKE” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Thibadeau, Susan, “THE FURIOUS CAT” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Thielman, Mark, “THE BLACK DROP OF VENUS” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Thielman, Mark, “BURIED PAST” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Thomson, E.S., “KISSING THE SHUTTLE” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Todd, Marilyn, “KILLING KEVIN” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Todd, Marilyn, “BENCH MARK” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Todd, Marilyn, “FIRST DATES ARE ALWAYS THE TRICKY ONES” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Todd, Marilyn, “LONG SLOW DANCE THROUGH THE PASSAGE OF TIME” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Tollefson, Julie, “LEAH” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Tolnay, Tom, “SOMETIMES YOU HAVE TO CLIMB A MOUNTAIN” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Townsend, Peggy, “FIRST PEAK” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Trybulski, Stan, “THE BUTTERFLY AND THE SPIDER” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Tsang, Rhiannon Jenkins, “ONE MARRIAGE, TWO PEOPLE” – HONG KONG NOIR
Tučková, Kateřina, “THE LIFE AND WORK OF BARONESS MAUTNIC” – PRAGUE NOIR
Turnbull, Peter, “THE ANCIENT MARINER SYNDROME” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Turnbull, Peter, “THE LOST CONTENTS” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Tursten, Helene, “AN ELDERLY LADY IS FACED WITH A DIFFICULT DILEMMA” – AN ELDERLY LADY IS UP TO NO GOOD
Tursten, Helene, “THE ANTIQUE DEALER’S DEATH” – AN ELDERLY LADY IS UP TO NO GOOD
Tynan, O.A., “JENNY’S NECKLACE” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Unger, Lisa, “THE SLEEP TIGHT MOTEL” – DARK CORNERS
Unigwe, Chika, “HEAVEN’S GATE” – LAGOS NOIR
Urban, Miloš, “DISAPPEARANCES ON THE BRIDGE” – PRAGUE NOIR
Valjan, Gabriel, “SARDINES” – LANDFALL
Varella, Drauzio, “MARGOT” – SÃO PAULO NOIR
Viets, Elaine, “MISTRESS OF THE MICKEY FINN” – AHMM NOV/DEC
Wainwright, Kari, “A DARK AND STORMY NIGHT” – LANDFALL
Walker, LynDee, “ONE DISH SIN AND SALVATION” – LANDFALL
Warren, James Lincoln, “CASTING CALL” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Warsh, Sylvia Maultash, “CABIN IN THE WOODS” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
Washington, Shauna, “KNOCKOFFS” – AHMM MARCH-APRIL
Welch, Louise, “COME FRIENDLY BOMBS” – BLOODY SCOTLAND
Wentz, Maaja, “INSIDE OF A DOG” – EQMM MAY-JUNE
West, Holly, “THE BEST LAID PLANS” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Wheeler, Leslie, “DEATH IN A STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE” – MYSTERY MOST GEOGRAPHICAL
White, Robb T., “THE MOMENT OF RIGHTING” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
White, Robb T., “INSIDE MAN” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4
White, Wrath James, “SEVEN YEARS” – DARK SCREAMS, VOL 10
Wiebe, Sam, “WONDERFUL LIFE” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Wight, Ellen, “THE SHED” – SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Wiley, Cathy, “CURIOSITY KILLED THE CAT LADY” – FUR, FEATHERS, AND FELONIES
Wiley, Michael, “WINNER” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Wilsky, Jim, “BEAR TRAP” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Wilson, F. Paul, “THE ADVENTURE OF THE ABU QIR SAPPHIRE” – FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Wilson, Gregory, “LOCK AND WAR” – MYSTERY!: THE ORIGINS GAME FAIR
Wilson, John Morgan, “THE CASE OF THE CURIOUS COLLECTOR” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Wilson, Matthew, “BURG’S HOBBY CASE” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Wilson, Matthew, “THE COOK OFF” – AHMM SEPT/OCT
Wolfson, Jill, “DEATH AND TAXES” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Wong, S.G., “SURVIVORS’ PENSION” – VANCOUVER NOIR
Woodson, Stacy, “DUTY, HONOR, HAMMETT” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Wright, Erica, “THE RIGHT WAY TO DIE” – MYSTERY TRIBUNE
Xi, Xu, “TST” – HONG KONG NOIR
Young, Bryan, “THE NAME OF THE SAINTS” – MYSTERY!: THE ORIGINS GAME FAIR
Young, Shannon, “BLOOD ON THE STEPS” – HONG KONG NOIR
Zafiro, Frank, “ADAM RAISED A CAIN” – DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 3
Zandri, Vincent, “I’VE GOT TO GET ME A GUN” – THE BLACK CAR BUSINESS
Zeltserman, Dave, “ARCHIE FOR HIRE” – EQMM NOV/DEC
Zelvin, Elizabeth, “A DISTURBANCE IN THE HAREM” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE
Ziskin, James W., “PAN PANISCUS” – UNLOADED, VOLUME 2
Zouhair, Mohamed, “OTHER PLACES” – MARRAKECH NOIR

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Best Juvenile

Abbott, Tony, DENIS EVER AFTER
Arden, Katherine, SMALL SPACES
Asselin, Kristine, ART OF THE SWAP
Ballarini, Joe, A BABYSITTER’S GUIDE TO MONSTER HUNTING #2: BEASTS & GEEKS
Beatty, Robert, WILLA OF THE WOOD
Behrens, Rebecca, THE LAST GRAND ADVENTURE
Bertman, Jennifer Chambliss, THE ALCATRAZ ESCAPE
Bond, Gwenda &, Rowe, Christopher, THE SUPERNORMAL SLEUTHING SERVICE #2: THE SPHINX’S SECRET
Bondor-Stone, Annabeth &, White, Connor, TIME TRACERS: THE STOLEN SUMMERS
Bradford, Chris, BODYGUARD: TRAITOR
Bradford, Chris, BODYGUARD: TARGET
Burgan, Michael, LIZZIE BORDEN
Buyea, Rob, THE PERFECT SECRET
Calejo, Ryan, CHARLIE HERNANDEZ & THE LEAGUE OF SHADOWS
Cammuso, Frank, EDISON BEAKER, CREATURE SEEKER: THE NIGHT DOOR
Carroll, Emma, STRANGE STAR
Casanova, Mary, THE SHOWSTOPPER: A REBECCA MYSTERY
Casanova, Mary, MENACE AT MAMMOTH CAVE: A KIT MYSTERY
Condie, Allie &, Reichs, Brendan, THE DARKDEEP
Connolly, MarcyKate, SHADOW WEAVER
Connor, Leslie, THE TRUTH AS TOLD BY MASON BUTTLE
Cotter, Charis, THE GHOST ROAD
Crowley, Kieran, THE MISFITS CLUB
Davies, Kate, THE CRIMS #2: DOWN WITH THE CRIMS!
Delaney, Rachelle, CLARA VOYANT
Dowell, Frances O’Roark, SAM THE MAN & THE SECRET DETECTIVE CLUB PLAN
Ecton, Emily, THE AMBROSE DECEPTION
Edge, Christopher, THE JAMIE DRAKE EQUATION
Eggers, Dave, THE LIFTERS
Eulberg, Elizabeth, THE GREAT SHELBY HOLMES AND THE COLDEST CASE
Fairstein, Linda, SECRETS FROM THE DEEP
Falligant, Erin, THE LEGEND OF THE SHARK GODDESS
Freeman, Martha, ZAP!
Gallicano, Todd Calgi, THE SELKIE OF SAN FRANCISCO
Gibbs, Stuart, WASTE OF SPACE
Gibbs, Stuart, SPY SCHOOL GOES SOUTH
Ginns, Russell, SAMANTHA SPINNER AND THE SUPER-SECRET PLANS
Gorman, Zac, THISBY THESTOOP AND THE BLACK MOUNTAIN
Graff, Keir, THE PHANTOM TOWER
Greenfield, A.B., RA THE MIGHTY: CAT DETECTIVE
Guterson, Ben, WINTERHOUSE
Hackl, Jo Watson, SMACK DAB IN THE MIDDLE OF MAYBE
Haddix, Margaret Peterson, CHILDREN OF JUBILEE
Hapka, Cathy, BASIL AND THE BIG CHEESE COOK-OFF
Hautala, Beth, THE OSTRICH AND OTHER LOST THINGS
Hautman, Pete, OTHERWOOD
Healy, Christopher, A PERILOUS JOURNEY OF DANGER AND MAYHEM #1: A DASTARDLY PLOT
Heider, Mary Winn, THE MORTIFICATION OF FOVEA MUNSON
Holt, Catherine, MIDNIGHT REYNOLDS AND THE AGENCY OF SPECTRAL PROTECTION
Johnson, Varian, THE PARKER INHERITANCE
Kane, Karen, CHARLIE & FROG: A MYSTERY
Lang, Heidi, A HINT OF HYDRA
Latimer, E., THE STRANGE AND DEADLY PORTRAITS OF BRYONY GRAY
Levy, Dana Alison, IT WASN’T ME
Llewellyn, Tom, THE BOTTLE IMP OF BRIGHT HOUSE
Lloyd, Natalie, THE PROBLIM CHILDREN
Love, Damien, MONSTROUS DEVICES
MacHale, D.J., THE LIBRARY: ORACLE OF DOOM
MacKnight, Wendy McLeod, THE FRAME-UP
Magaziner, Lauren, CASE CLOSED #1: MYSTERY IN THE MANSION
Makechnie, Amy, UNFORGETTABLE GUINEVERE ST. CLAIR
McMullen, Beth, POWER PLAY
Messenger, Shannon, FLASHBACK
Montefiore, Santa, THE ROYAL RABBITS OF LONDON
Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds, ROXIE AND THE HOOLIGAN’S AT BUZZARDS ROOST
Oh, Ellen , SPIRIT HUNTERS #2: THE ISLAND OF MONSTERS
Parks, Tiffany, MIDNIGHT IN THE PIAZZA
Pearson, Ridley, LOCK AND KEY: THE FINAL STEP
Peers, Bobbie, WILLIAM WENTON AND THE LOST CITY
Pitt, Darrell, THE BOY FROM EARTH
Ponti, James, TRAPPED!
Priestley, Chris, CURSE OF THE WEREWOLF BOY
Reynolds, K.A., THE LAND OF YESTERDAY
Sands, Kevin, CALL OF THE WRAITH
Schusterman, Michelle, SPELL & SPINDLE
Scott, Kevin John, FREDERIK SANDWICH AND THE EARTHQUAKE THAT COULDN’T POSSIBLY BE
Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman &, Sharmat, Andrew, NATE THE GREAT AND THE WANDERING WORD
Shepherd, Kate, BABYSITTING NIGHTMARES: THE SHADOW HAND
Simon, T.R., ZORA & ME: THE CURSED GROUND
Singleton, Linda Joy, THE TRAIL OF THE GHOST BUNNY
Stevens, Robin, JOLLY FOUL PLAY
Stevens, Robin, MISTLETOE AND MURDER
Styles, Walker , VERY FIRST CASE
Surrisi, C.M., A SIDE OF SABOTAGE
Thomson, Sarah L., THE RING OF HONOR
Trevayne, Emma, SPRINDRIFT AND THE ORCHID
Tubb, Kristin O’Donnell, THE STORY COLLECTOR
Turnage, Sheila, THE LAW OF FINDERS KEEPERS
Tyre, Lisa Lewis, HOPE IN THE HOLLER
Van Booy, Simon, GERTIE MILK & THE GREAT KEEPER RESCUE
Wallace, Kali, CITY OF ISLANDS
Weing, Drew, THE CREEPY CASE FILES OF MARGO MALOO: THE MONSTER MALL
Weinstein, Jacob Sager, HYACINTH AND THE STONE THIEF
White, J.A., NIGHTBOOKS
Wood, Maryrose , THE INCORRIGIBLE CHILDREN OF ASHTON PLACE: BOOK VI

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Best Young Adult

Aarsen, Zoe, LIGHT AS A FEATHER
Aguirre, Ann, LIKE NEVER AND ALWAYS
Altebrando, Tara, THE OPPOSITE OF HERE
Armstrong, Kelley, AFTERMATH
Bennett, M.A., S.T.A.G.S.
Bergstrom, Scott, THE GREED
Bérubé, Amelinda, DARK BENEATH THE ICE
Black, Teri Bailey, GIRL AT THE GRAVE
Boecker, Virginia, AN ASSASSIN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND TREASON
Bowman, Erin, CONTAGION
Brayden, Elyse, SHADOW STATE
Brodsky, Demetra, DIVE SMACK
Brown, Jennifer, BREAK US
Brunskill, Amelia, THE WINDOW
Caine, Rachel, HONOR AMONG THIEVES
Carter, Ally, NOT IF I SAVE YOU FIRST
Cavallaro, Brittany, THE CASE FOR JAMIE
Charbonneau, Joelle, TIME BOMB
Ciocca, Gina, KISS IN THE DARK
Conradt, Christine, MISSING AT 17
Conradt, Christine, PREGNANT AT 17
Dawn, Sasha, BLINK
de Becerra, Katya, WHAT THE WOODS KEEP
Deebs, Tracy, PHANTOM WHEEL: A HACKERS NOVEL
Deoul, Stefani, ZERO SUM GAME
Dominy, Amy Fellner, THE FALL OF GRACE
Donne, Alexa, BRIGHTLY BURNING
Falkoff, Michelle, QUESTIONS I WANT TO ASK YOU
France, Emily, ZEN AND GONE
French, Gillian, THE LIES THEY TELL
Frick, Kit, SEE ALL THE STARS
Garner, Paula, RELATIVE STRANGERS
Gläser, Mechthild, THE FORGOTTEN BOOK
Grant, Michael, VILLAIN
Hartley, A.J., GUARDIAN
Hill, Will, AFTER THE FIRE
Hodkin, Michelle, THE RECKONING OF NOAH SHAW
Hosie, Donna, THE 48
Ireland, Justina, SCREAM SITE
Jackson, Tiffany D., MONDAY’S NOT COMING
James, Lauren, THE LONELIEST GIRL IN THE UNIVERSE
Jayne, Hannah, COPYCAT
Johnson, Maureen, TRULY DEVIOUS
Kaufman, Amie &, Kristoff, Jay, OBSIDIO
Killeen, Matt, ORPHAN MONSTER SPY
Klingele, Lindsey, THE TRUTH LIES HERE
Lange, Erin Jade, THE CHAOS OF NOW
Legrand, Claire, SAWKILL GIRLS
Leighton, Lisa, NOW YOU SEE HER
Liggett, Kim, THE UNFORTUNATES
Lix, Caryn, SANCTUARY
Lu, Marie, BATMAN: NIGHTWALKER
Lucier, Makiia, ISLE OF BLOOD AND STONE
Lunetta, Demitria, THE FADE
Lyons, C.J., THE COLOR OF LIES
Maas, Sarah, CATWOMAN: SOULSTEALER
Maberry, Jonathan, BROKEN LANDS
Madison, Bailee &, Miller, Sefne, LOSING BRAVE
Marino, Andy, AUTONOMOUS
Markell, Denis, THE GAME MASTERS OF GARDEN PLACE
Marsh, Sarah Glenn, REIGN OF THE FALLEN
Maxwell, Lisa, THE DEVIL’S THIEF
McCreight, Kimberly, THE COLLIDE
McGee, Katharine, THE TOWERING SKY
Mele, Dana, PEOPLE LIKE US
Millman, Derek, SCREAM ALL NIGHT
Natusch, Amber Lynn, DARE YOU TO LIE
Ness, Patrick, CLASS: WHAT SHE DOES NEXT WILL ASTOUND YOU
Nijkamp, Marieke, BEFORE I LET GO
Noel, Alyson, INFAMOUS
Oliver, Lauren, BROKEN THINGS
Olson, Kayla, THIS SPLINTERED SILENCE
Orlando, Kristen, YOU WON’T KNOW I’M GONE
Parks, Kathy, NOTES FROM MY CAPTIVITY
Parlato, Steven, PRECIOUS DREADFUL
Parsons, Ash, THE FALLING BETWEEN US
Peacock, Shane, THE DARK MISSIONS OF EDGAR BRIM: MONSTER
Peevyhouse, Parker, THE ECHO ROOM
Pessl, Marisha, NEVERWORLD WAKE
Pitcher, Chelsea, THIS LIE WILL KILL YOU
Plum, Amy, NEVERWAKE
Pollock, Tom, THIS STORY IS A LIE
Preston, Natasha, YOU WILL BE MINE
Reid, Kimberly, PRETTYBOY MUST DIE
Revis, Beth, GIVE THE DARK MY LOVE
Revoy, Antoine, ANIMUS
Riggs, Ransom, A MAP OF DAYS
Roehrig, Caleb, WHITE RABBIT
Roux, Madeleine, COURT OF SHADOWS
Saldin, Erin, THE DEAD ENDERS
Savage, Kim, IN HER SKIN
Scarborough, Sheryl, TO RIGHT THE WRONGS
Searcy, Amanda, WATCH YOU BURN
Shepard, Sara, LAST UNSEEN: THE AMATEURS, BOOK 3
Shine, Joe, BOBBY SKY: BOY BAND OR DIE
Skrutskie, Emily, HULLMETAL GIRLS
Smith, Mark, WILDER COUNTRY
Stewart, Martin, THE SACRIFICE BOX
Stine, R.L., YOU MAY NOW KILL THE BRIDE
Stokes, Paula, HIDDEN PIECES
Stone, Peter, THE PERFECT CANDIDATE
Suma, Nova Ren, A ROOM AWAY FROM THE WOLVES
Summers, Courtney, SADIE
Suvada, Emily, THIS CRUEL DESIGN
Thomas, Kara, THE CHEERLEADERS
Treggiari, Jo, BLOOD WILL OUT
Turner, Henry, HIDING
Wakefield, Vikki, BALLAD FOR A MAD GIRL
Wallenfels, Stephen, DEADFALL
Wass, Eliza, THE LIFE AND DEATH PARADE
Weston, Paula, THE UNDERCURRENT
White, Kirsten, THE DARK DESCENT OF ELIZABETH FRANKENSTEIN

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Best TV Episode

Abbott, Paul, “EPISODE 1” – NO OFFENCE
Abbott, Paul, “EPISODE 1, SERIES 2” – NO OFFENCE
Addison, Alice &, Christian, Beatrix, “EPISODE 1” – PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK
Aldrich, Emilio &, Kong, Tonya, “LEVEL TWO” – ARROW
Astrof, Jeff, “THE SUITCASE” – TRIAL & ERROR
Atwater, Gina &, Nolan, Jonathan, “THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX” – WESTWORLD
Balderrama, Oscar &, Schwartz, Beth, “UNMASKED” – ARROW
Balme, Tim, “”SCARED TO DEATH” – THE BROKENWOOD MYSTERIES
Biederman, Ian, “MEET THE NEW BOSS” – BLUE BLOODS
Biederman, Ian, “SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS” – BLUE BLOODS
Biederman, Ian, “RISK MANAGEMENT” – BLUE BLOODS
Bloomberg, Micah, “REDWOOD” – HOMECOMING
Bloomberg, Micah, “WORK” – HOMECOMING
Bloomberg, Micah &, Horowitz, Eli, STOP” – HOMECOMING
Bloomberg, Micah &, Horowitz, Eli, MANDATORY” – HOMECOMING
Booth, David, “A HOLE IN THE CASE” – TRIAL & ERROR
Burns, Brian, “MIND GAMES” – BLUE BLOODS
Burns, Brian, “TALE OF TWO CITIES” – BLUE BLOODS
Burns, Brian, “YOUR SIX” – BLUE BLOODS
Callahan, Bill, “GET THE PICTURE” – LETHAL WEAPON
Chernuchin, Michael, “ALTA KOCKERS” – LAW & ORDER: SVU
Ciapciak, Jack, “TRUST” – BLUE BLOODS
Conkel, Joshua &, Kaufman, M.J., “AN EXORCISM IN GREENDALE” – CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA
Conkel, Joshua &, Kaufman, M.J., “FEAST OF FEASTS” – CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA
Conkel, Joshua &, Kaufman, M.J., “THE BURIAL” – CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA
Conkel, Joshua &, Kaufman, M.J., “THE RETURNED MAN” – CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA
Conkel, Joshua &, Kaufman, M.J., “THE WITCHING HOUR” – CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA
Del Tredici, Luke , “THE BOX” – BROOKLYN NINE-NINE
Delavigne, Cami, “HELPING” – HOMECOMING
Eid, Rick, “TRUE OR FALSE” – CHICAGO P.D.
Gerard, Craig &, Zinman, Matthew, “THE TIMELINE” – TRIAL & ERROR
Gerard, Craig &, Zinman, Matthew, “THE MURDER CLOCK” – TRIAL & ERROR
Gilbert, Julia, “AGATHA RAISIN AND THE WIZARD OF EVESHAM” – AGATHA RAISIN
Hall, Matthew, “EPISODE 1” – KEEPING FAITH
Hall, Pip &, Balme, Tim, “BRIDE NOT TO BE” – THE BROKENWOOD MYSTERIES
Hawley, Noah &, Halpern, Nathaniel, “CHAPTER 12” – LEGION
Horowitz, Eli, “PINEAPPLE” – HOMECOMING
Horowitz, Eli, “PROTOCOL” – HOMECOMING
Houston, Shannon, “TOYS” – HOMECOMING
Jackson, Ariana, “LEO GETZ JUSTICE” – LETHAL WEAPON
Kang, Patricia &, Levin, Michael, “A CHANGE IN THE TEAM” – TRIAL & ERROR
Kim, Christina M., “MY ART PROJECT” – BLINDSPOT
Knight, Andrew, “EPISODE 1, SEASON 2” – JACK IRISH
Krieg, Jim &, Adams, Jeremy, “SCOOBYNATURAL” – SUPERNATURAL
Lau, Matthew &, Wilson, MW, “OFF RADAR” – MANIFEST
Laurence, Eliot, “BREEZY” – CLAWS
Lewis, Caryl, “EPISODE 1” – HIDDEN
Llanas, Gabriel &, Parrish, Caitlin, “TRINITY” – SUPERGIRL
Love, Rachel Caris, “HELLA DUPLICITOUS” – BLINDSPOT
Maggenti, Maria &, Mukerji, Aadrita, “PARASITE LOST” – SUPERGIRL
Miller, Matt &, Smith, Joe, “IN THE SAME BOAT” – LETHAL WEAPON
Nelson, Greg &, Esfarjani, Bobak, “TURBULENCE” – MANIFEST
Nelson, Greg &, Lester, Margaret, “POINT OF NO RETURN” – MANIFEST
O’Brien, Michaeley, “EPISODE 1” – MYSTERY ROAD
O’Connor, Siobhan Byrne, “PLAYING WITH FIRE” – BLUE BLOODS
O’Connor, Siobhan Byrne, “THE BRAVE” – BLUE BLOODS
O’Connor, Siobhan Byrne, “FRIENDSHIP, LOVE, AND LOYALTY” – BLUE BLOODS
Pedersen, Mary, “THE ACCIDENT” – MURDOCH MYSTERIES
Perez, Davy, “BREAKDOWN” – SUPERNATURAL
Petzal, Sophie, “EPISODE 1” – BLOOD
Phelps, Sarah, “EPISODE 3 – AGATHA CHRISTIE’S ORDEAL BY INNOCENCE”
Povey, Jeff, “DRAWING DEAD” – MIDSOMER MURDERS, SERIES 20
Putney, Laura &, Easley, Margaret, “UNCLAIMED BAGGAGE” – MANIFEST
Raab, Benjamin &, Hughes, Deric A., “THE DEMON” – ARROW
Rake, Jeff, “PILOT” – MANIFEST
Riley, Kevin, “BLACKOUT” – BLUE BLOODS
Riley, Kevin, “SECOND CHANCES” – BLUE BLOODS
Schwartz, Beth &, Balderrama, Oscar, “INMATE 4587” – ARROW
Silver, Emily, “VAGINALOLOGIST” – CLAWS
Simonson, Eric, “TEST” – HOMECOMING
Solomon, Allie, “LEGACY” – BLUE BLOODS
Tarkoff, Sarah &, Kong, Tonya, “DUE PROCESS” – ARROW
Taub, Alex, “NEED TO KNOW” – LETHAL WEAPONO
Truly, Daniel, “THICKER THAN WATER” – BLUE BLOODS
Truly, Daniel, “ERASING HISTORY” – BLUE BLOODS
Turner, Steve; Wegrzyn; Valdivia, Noelle; Saltzman, Tom &, Ames, Jennifer, “DIABLO VERDE” – GOLIATH
Wade, Kevin, “MY AIM IS TRUE” – BLUE BLOODS
Warren, Kyle, “A WHOLE LOTTO TROUBLE” – LETHAL WEAPON
Weiner, Matthew &, Joh, Donald, “THE ONE THAT HOLDS EVERYTHING” – THE ROMANOFFS
Weiner, Matthew &, Sweeney, Mary, “HOUSE OF SPECIAL PURPOSE” – THE ROMANOFFS
Wiener, David, “OPTICS” – HOMECOMING
Wilder, Andrew, “PREY” – FBI
Williams, Tessa &, Anderson, Arabella, “A NIGHT TO REMEMBER” – RIVERDALE
Williams, Tessa &, Anderson, Arabella, “PRISONERS” – RIVERDALE
Williams, Tessa &, Anderson, Arabella, “SHADOW OF A DOUBT” – RIVERDALE
Williams, Tessa &, Anderson, Arabella, “JUDGEMENT NIGHT” – RIVERDALE
Williams, Tessa &, Anderson, Arabella, “BRAVE NEW WORLD” – RIVERDALE

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Robert L. Fish Memorial Award

Allen, Samantha, “SOME KIND OF LONELY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL
Bailiff, Jon, “WHEELS OF JUSTICE” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Clarke, Gemma, “LAST CALL” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Gerwig, Kathryn, “BURIED IN BRESSINGHAM” – LANDFALL
Hill, Edwin, “WHITE TIGHTS AND MARY JANES” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Kaiser, Dillon, “IT FOLLOWS UNTIL IT LEADS” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Moore, Tommy, “BUCK LOW” – SANTA CRUZ NOIR
Novick, Nancy, “HOW DOES HE DIE THIS TIME?” – EQMM SEPT/OCT
Pierce, F.C., “WHEN YOU GOTTA GO” – LANDFALL
Pittman, Craig, “HOW TO HANDLE A SHOVEL” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Pollak, Olive, “OLD HABITS ARE HARD TO BREAK” – LANDFALL
Shutika, Debra Lattanzi, “FROZEN IGUANA” – FLORIDA HAPPENS
Spring, Bonnar, “PAYBACK” – LANDFALL
Wilson, Matthew, “BURG’S HOBBY CASE” – EQMM JAN-FEB
Woodson, Stacy, “DUTY, HONOR, HAMMETT” – EQMM NOV/DEC

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Mary Higgins Clark Award

Alexander, Ellie, THE PINT OF NO RETURN
Alexander, Ellie, TILL DEATH DO US TART
Alexander, Ellie, ANOTHER ONE BITES THE CRUST
Alexander, Tasha, UNEASY LIES THE CROWN
Allen, Amanda, A MOMENT IN CRIME
Andrews, Donna, TOUCAN KEEP A SECRET
Andrews, Donna, LARK! THE HERALD ANGELS SING
Arlen, Tessa, DEATH OF AN UNSUNG HERO
Avon, Joy, IN PEPPERMINT PERIL
Beaton, M.C., THE DEAD RINGER
Bell, Lillian, IF THE COFFIN FITS
Bell, Lillian, A GRAVE ISSUE
Bell, Maymee, CAKE AND PUNISHMENT
Bell, Maymee, BATTER OFF DEAD
Bernhard, Emilia, DEATH IN PARIS
Blake, Heather, TO CATCH A WITCH
Brooke, Allison, READ AND GONE
Brown, Duffy, LETHAL IN OLD LACE
Budewitz, Leslie, AS THE CHRISTMAS COOKIE CRUMBLES
Burdette, Lucy, DEATH ON THE MENU
Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane, IN WANT OF A KNIFE
Byron, Ellen, MARDI GRAS MURDER
Chance, Maia, BAD NEIGHBORS
Chance, Maia, NAUGHTY ON ICE
Chapman, Julia, DATE WITH MALICE
Chien, Vivien, DEATH BY DUMPLING
Chien, Vivien, DIM SUM OF ALL FEARS
Clark, Becky, FICTION CAN BE MURDER
Cleeves, Ann, WILD FIRE
Cleland, Jane K., ANTIQUE BLUES
Connolly, Sheila, MANY A TWIST
Connolly, Sheila, MURDER AT THE MANSION
Conroy, Vivian, THE BUTTERFLY CONSPIRACY
Conte, Cate, PURRDER SHE WROTE
Copperman, E.J., THE HOSTESS WITH THE GHOSTESS
Copperman, E.J., BIRD, BATH, AND BEYOND
Crosby, Ellen, HARVEST OF SECRETS
de Hahn, Tracee, A WELL-TIMED MURDER
Delany, Vicki, THE CAT OF THE BASKERVILLES
Delany, Vicki, A SCANDAL IN SCARLET
di Marco, Connie, TAIL OF THE DRAGON
Duncan, Elizabeth J., THE MARMALADE MURDERS
Early, Barbara, DEATH OF A RUSSIAN DOLL
Ellis, Mary, HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT
Fellowes, Jessica, THE MITFORD MURDERS
Fellowes, Jessica, BRIGHT YOUNG DEAD
Flower, Amanda, FLOWERS AND FOUL PLAY
Flower, Amanda, DEATH AND DAISIES
Fredericks, Mariah, A DEATH OF NO IMPORTANCE
Freeman, Dianne, A LADY’S GUIDE TO ETIQUETTE AND MURDER
Frost, Jacqueline, TWAS THE KNIFE BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Gates, Eva, THE SPOOK IN THE STACKS
Gerber, Daryl Wood, A SOUFFLE OF SUSPICION
Gilbert, Victoria, SHELVED UNDER MURDER
Goodman, Carol, THE OTHER MOTHER
Greenlaw, Linda, BIMINI TWIST
Haines, Carolyn, CHARMED BONES
Haines, Carolyn, A GIFT OF BONES
Hampton, Nell, LORD OF THE PIES
Hannah, Darci, CHERRY PIES & DEADLY LIES
Hart, Elsa, CITY OF INK
Hechtman, Betty, ON THE HOOK
Hechtman, Betty, HOOKS CAN BE DECEIVING
Hill, Bonnie Hearn, THE RIVER BELOW
Hill, Sasscer, THE DARK SIDE OF TOWN
Hoklotubbe, Sara Sue, BETRAYAL AT THE BUFFALO RANCH
Honigford, Cheryl, DIG DEEP MY GRAVE
Hunter, Maddy, SAY NO MOOR
Johnston, Linda O., PICK AND CHEWS
Karst, Leslie, DEATH AL FRESCO
Keller, Julia, BONE ON BONE
Kidd, Cornelia, DEATH AND A POT OF CHOWDER
Kingsbury, Kate, BE OUR GHOST
Koreto, R.J., THE BODY IN THE BALLROOM
Lepoinka, Kristen, WHAT YOU WANT TO SEE
Littlejohn, Emily, LOST LAKE
LoTempio, T.C., DEATH BY A WHISKER
Malliet, G.M., IN PRIOR’S WOODS
Marion, Loretta, HOUSE OF ASHES
Massey, Sujata, THE WIDOWS OF MALABAR HILL
Maxwell, Edith, TURNING THE TIDE
McCrosky, Judy, MISS BINGLEY REQUESTS
McPherson, Catriona, SCOT FREE
McPherson, Catriona, GO TO MY GRAVE
Milchman, Jenny, WICKED RIVER
Munier, Paula, A BORROWING OF BONES
Nettmann, Nadine, PAIRING A DECEPTION
O’Donohue, Clare, BEYOND THE PALE
Page, Nora, BETTER OFF READ
Potenza, Carol, HEARTS OF THE MISSING
Quinn, Holly, A CRAFTER KNITS A CLUE
Rademacher, Cay, DEADLY CAMARGUE
Rader-Day, Lori, UNDER A DARK SKY
Randall, Shari, CURSES, BOILED AGAIN!
Randall, Shari, AGAINST THE CLAW
Riggs, Cynthia, WIDOW’S WREATH
Ross, Loretta, DEATH AND THE VIKING’S DAUGHTER
Ryan, Hank Phillippi, TRUST ME
Shaw, M.B., MURDER AT THE MILL
Shea, Susan C., DRESSED FOR DEATH IN BURGUNDY
Shelton, Paige, LOST BOOKS AND OLD BONES
St. James, Dorothy , PLAYING WITH BONBON FIRE
St. James, Dorothy , IN COLD CHOCOLATE
Staub, Wendy Corsi, LITTLE GIRL LOST
Swanson, Denise, DIE ME A RIVER
Weaver, Ashley, AN ACT OF VILLAINY
Weber, Tracy, PRE-MEDITATED MURDER
Wechsler, Pamela, THE FENS
Weiss, Kirsten, DEJA MOO
Willan, Jane, THE SHADOW OF DEATH
Willan, Jane, THE HOUR OF DEATH
Wolfe, Suzanne M., A MURDER BY ANY NAME

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