The Edgar® Awards – 2021 Submissions

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This list includes all submissions received by the MWA national office as of December 4, 2020Appearance 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 2021.  The winners will be announced at the Edgar® Banquet on a Thursday in either late April or early May 2021.

Best Novel

Abbott, Jeff, NEVER ASK ME
Adams, Brock, APOCALYPSE YESTERDAY
Adler-Olsen, Jussi, VICTIM 2117
Aimaq, Jasmine, THE OPIUM PRINCE
Akunin, Boris, SHE LOVER OF DEATH
Alexander, Ellie, WITHOUT A BREW
Alexander, Tasha, IN THE SHADOW OF VESUVIUS
Allan, Barbara, ANTIQUES FIRE SALE
Allott, Susan, THE SILENCE
Anappara, Deepa, DJINN PATROL ON THE PURPLE LINE
Andrews, Donna, THE GIFT OF THE MAGPIE
Andrews, Donna , THE FALCON ALWAYS WINGS TWICE
Armstrong, Kelley, ALONE IN THE WILD
Atkins, Ace, THE REVELATORS
Avon, Joy, IN COLD CHAMOMILE
Baldacci, David, WALK THE WIRE
Baldacci, David, DAYLIGHT
Banville, John, SNOW
Barber, Kathleen, FOLLOW ME
Barnett, S.K., SAFE
Barres, E.A., THEY’RE GONE
Bartz, Andrea, THE HERD
Bazterrica, Agustina, TENDER IS THE FLESH
Bell, David, THE REQUEST
Belsky, R.G., THE LAST SCOOP
Benn, James R., THE RED HORSE
Benn, Marlowe, PASSING FANCIES
Berry, Steve, THE WARSAW PROTOCOL
Berry, Tamara, CURSES ARE FOR CADS
Billingham, Mark, CRY BABY
Black, Cara, THREE HOURS IN PARIS
Black, Lisa, EVERY KIND OF WICKED
Blackburn, Maggie, LITTLE BOOKSHOP OF MURDER
Blaedel, Sara, THE THIRD SISTER
Blake, James Carlos, THE BONES OF WOLFE
Blakemore, Kim Taylor, THE COMPANION
Blanchard, Alice, THE WICKED HOUR
Bohjalian, Chris, THE RED LOTUS
Bolton, Sharon, THE SPLIT
Bouman, Tom, THE BRAMBLE AND THE ROSE
Bowen, Gail, THE UNLOCKING SEASON
Bowen, Rhys, ABOVE THE BAY OF ANGELS
Box, C.J., LONG RANGE
Boyle, William, CITY OF MARGINS
Bradby, Tom, DOUBLE AGENT
Brennan, Allison, THE THIRD TO DIE
Briscoe, Joanna, THE SEDUCTION
Brittney, Lynn, A DEATH IN CHELSEA
Brody, Frances, MURDER IS IN THE AIR
Brook, Allison, CHECKED OUT FOR MURDER
Brooks, Max, DEVOLUTION
Brown, Janelle, PRETTY THINGS
Brown, Rita Mae, FURMIDABLE FOES
Brown, Sandra, THICK AS THIEVES
Browning, M.E., SHADOW RIDGE
Bruce, Camilla, YOU LET ME IN
Bruen, Ken, A GALWAY EPIPHANY
Bryndza, Robert, SHADOW SANDS
Burdette, Lucy, THE KEY LIME CRIME
Burke, James Lee, A PRIVATE CATHEDRAL
Burton, Jeffrey B., THE FINDERS
Busch, Lonnie, THE CABIN ON SOUDER HILL
Butler, Blake, ALICE KNOTT
Byron, Ellen, MURDER IN THE BAYOU BONEYARD
Cameron, Marc , STONE CROSS
Carcaterra, Lorenzo, PAYBACK
Carlisle, Kate, THE GRIM READER
Carlyle, Rose, THE GIRL IN THE MIRROR
Carr, Jack, SAVAGE SON
Carson, Scott, THE CHILL
Carter, A.F., ALL OF US
Castillo, Linda, OUTSIDER
Chazin, Suzanne, VOICE WITH NO ECHO
Chung, Maxine Mei-Fung, THE EIGHTH GIRL
Clark, Julie, THE LAST FLIGHT
Clark, Marcia, FINAL JUDGMENT
Cleeves, Ann, THE DARKEST EVENING
Cleland, Jane K., HIDDEN TREASURE
Clifford, Joe, THE LAKEHOUSE
Coben, Harlan, THE BOY FROM THE WOODS
Collins, Max Allan, DO NO HARM
Collins, Megan, BEHIND THE RED DOOR
Connelly, Michael, FAIR WARNING
Connelly, Michael, THE LAW OF INNOCENCE
Connolly, John, DIRTY SOUTH
Connolly, Sheila, FATAL ROOTS
Constantine, Liv, THE WIFE STALKER
Cooney, Caroline B., BEFORE SHE WAS HELEN
Cooper, Ellison, CUT TO THE BONE
Cosby, S.A., BLACKTOP WASTELAND
Cotterill, Colin, THE DELIGHTFUL LIFE OF A SUICIDE PILOT
Coulter, Catherine, DEADLOCK
Cox, Susan, THE MAN IN THE MICROWAVE OVEN
Coyle, Matt, BLIND VIGIL
Danna, Jen J., EXIT STRATEGY
Daugherty, Christi, REVOLVER ROAD
Davidson, Hilary, DON’T LOOK DOWN
Davis, Fiona, THE LIONS OF FIFTH AVENUE
Davis, Lindsey, THE GROVE OF THE CAESARS
Dazieri, Sandrone, KILL THE KING
Deaver, Jeffery, THE GOODBYE MAN
del Toro, Guillermo &, Hogan, Chuck, THE HOLLOW ONES
Delaney, J.P., PLAYING NICE
Delany, Vicki, THERE’S A MURDER AFOOT
Dennison, Hannah, DEATH AT HIGH TIDE
Dionne, Karen, THE WICKED SISTER
Doiron, Paul, ONE LAST LIE
Dolan, Eva, BETWEEN TWO EVILS
Dolan, Harry, THE GOOD KILLER
Donlea, Charlie, THE SUICIDE HOUSE
Dornbush, Jennifer Graeser, SECRET REMAINS
Dorsey, Tim, NAKED CAME THE FLORIDA MAN
Downes, Anna, THE SAFE PLACE
Downing, Samantha, HE STARTED IT
Drysdale, Pip, THE SUNDAY GIRL
Duckworth, Charlotte, UNFOLLOW ME
Dudley, Lawrence, THE HUNGRY BLADE
Dugoni, Robert, THE LAST AGENT
Duncan, Elizabeth J., ON DEADLY TIDES
Dundas, Chad, THE BLAZE
Dunn, Casey, SILENCE ON COLD RIVER
Elias, Gerald, THE BEETHOVEN SEQUENCE
Emerson, Kathy Lynn, THE FINDER OF LOST THINGS
Emery, Anne, POSTMARK BERLIN
Engberg, Katrine, THE TENANT
Engel, Amy, THE FAMILIAR DARK
Eriksson, Kjell, THE NIGHT OF THE FIRE
Estleman, Loren D., INDIGO
Evanovich, Janet, FORTUNE AND GLORY
Fargo, Layne, THE NEVER LEARN
Farmer, Jordan, THE POISON FLOOD
Feeney, Alice, HIS & HERS
Fellowes, Jessica, THE MITFORD SCANDAL
Fforde, Jasper, CONSTANT RABBIT
Finch, Charles, THE LAST PASSENGER
Finder, Joseph, HOUSE ON FIRE
Fink, Joseph &, Cranor, Jeffrey, THE FACELESS OLD WOMAN WHO SECRETLY LIVES IN YOUR HOME
FitzSimmons, Matthew, ORIGAMI MAN
Fleet, Rebecca, THE SECOND WIFE
Fleishman, Jeffrey, LAST DANCE
Flower, Amanda, MUMS AND MAYHEM
Flynn, Vince &, Mills, Kyle, TOTAL POWER
Foley, Lucy, THE GUEST LIST
Forry, Lauren A., THEY DID BAD THINGS
Foster, Sara, YOU DON’T KNOW ME
Foster, Sara, THE HIDDEN HOURS
Fox, Candice, GONE BY MIDNIGHT
Frear, Caz, SHED NO TEARS
Fredericks, Mariah, DEATH OF AN AMERICAN BEAUTY
Freeman, Brian, THIEF RIVER FALLS
Freeman, Brian, FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND
Friedman, Daniel, RUNNING OUT OF ROAD
Furlong, Susan, SHATTERED JUSTICE
Galbraith, Robert, TROUBLED BLOOD
Galligan, John, DEAD MAN DANCING
Gardiner, Meg, THE DARK CORNERS OF THE NIGHT
Gardner, Lisa, WHEN YOU SEE ME
Gates, Eva, A DEATH LONG OVERDUE
Gehrman, Jody, THE GIRLS WEEKEND
George, Nelson, THE DARKEST HEARTS
Gerard, Anna, PEACHY SCREAM
Gilbert, Victoria, BOUND FOR MURDER
Gilbert, Victoria, BOOKED FOR DEATH
Gilbert, Victoria, A DEADLY EDITION
Gilly, Alex, DEATH RATTLE
Goldberg, Lee, FAKE TRUTH
Goldberg, Lee, LOST HILLS
Goldberg, Leonard, THE ART OF DECEPTION
Goldman, Matt, DEAD WEST
Goodwin, S.M., ABSENCE OF MERCY
Graham, Heather, THE FINAL DECEPTION
Griffin, Neal, THE BURDEN OF TRUTH
Griffiths, Elly, THE LANTERN MEN
Grisham, John, CAMINO WINDS
Grisham, John, A TIME FOR MERCY
Gruley, Bryan, PURGATORY BAY
Haddam, Jane, ONE OF OUR OWN
Hagberg, David, MCGARVEY
Hagberg, David &, Light, Lawrence, CRASH
Haines, Carolyn, THE DEVIL’S BONES
Haines, Carolyn, A GARLAND OF BONES
Hall, Rachel Howzell, AND NOW SHE’S GONE
Hallinan, Timothy, STREET MUSIC
Hamilton, Glen Erik, A DANGEROUS BREED
Hand, Elizabeth, THE BOOK OF LAMPS AND BANNERS
Hardy, Mina, AFTER ALL I’VE DONE
Harris, C.S., WHO SPEAKS FOR THE DAMNED
Harris, Robert, V2
Hart, Ellen, IN A MIDNIGHT WOOD
Hart, Elsa, THE CABINETS OF BARNABY MAYNE
Hayes, Emery, COLD TO THE BONE
Heaberlin, Julia, WE ARE ALL THE SAME IN THE DARK
Henderson, Alice, A SOLITUDE OF WOLVERINES
Henderson, Smith &, Smith, Jon Marc, MAKE THEM CRY
Hiaasen, Carl, SQUEEZE ME
Hillier, Jennifer, LITTLE SECRETS
Hoffman, Patrick, CLEAN HANDS
Hood, Joshua, ROBERT LUDLAM’S THE TREADSTONE RESURRECTION
Horowitz, Anthony , MOONFLOWER MURDERS
Housewright, David, FROM THE GRAVE
Howard, Catherine Ryan, THE NOTHING MAN
Huang, S.L., CRITICAL POINT
Huie, M.L., NIGHTSHADE
Hurwitz, Gregg, INTO THE FIRE
Hutton, Callie, A STUDY IN MURDER
Ide, Joe, HI FIVE
Ignatius, David, THE PALADIN
Immergut, Debra Jo, YOU AGAIN
Jackson, Easy, MUSKRAT HILL
Jacobs, R.J., SOMEWHERE IN THE DARK
James, Miranda, CARELESS WHISKERS
James, Rebecca, THE WOMAN IN THE MIRROR
Jance, J.A., CREDIBLE THREAT
Jennings, Maureen, NOVEMBER RAIN
Jewell, Lisa, INVISIBLE GIRL
Johansen, Iris, THE PERSUASION
Johansen, Iris, CHAOS
Johansen, Roy &, Johansen, Iris, HINDSIGHT
Johnson, Craig, NEXT TO LAST STAND
Johnson, Daisy, SISTERS
Jonasson, Ragnar, THE MIST
Jones, Sandie, THE HALF SISTER
Joy, David, WHEN THESE MOUNTAINS BURN
Jurjevics, Juris, PLAY THE RED QUEEN
Katsu, Alma, THE DEEP
Kay, Elizabeth, SEVEN LIES
Kealey, Imogen, LIBERATION
Kellerman, Jonathan, THE MUSEUM OF DESIRE
Kellerman, Jonathan &, Kellerman, Jesse, HALF MOON BAY
Kent, Kathleen, THE BURN
Kepler, Lars, LAZARUS
Kidd, Jess, THINGS IN JARS
Kincaid, Harper, TO KILL A MOCKING GIRL
King, Laurie R., RIVIERA GOLD
Klass, David, OUT OF TIME
Konen, Leah, ALL THE BROKEN PEOPLE
Koontz, Dean, DEVOTED
Koontz, Dean, ELSEWHERE
Kope, Spencer, SHADOWS OF THE DEAD
Kubica, Mary, THE OTHER MRS.
Lackberg, Camilla, THE GOLDEN CAGE
LaManna, Gina, THREE SINGLE WIVES
Land, Jon, STRONG FROM THE HEART
Lang, Essie, DEATH ON THE PAGE
Lansdale, Joe R., MORE BETTER DEALS
Lapena, Shari, THE END OF HER
Larsen, Ward, ASSASSIN’S STRIKE
Laukkanen, Owen, LONE JACK TRAIL
Lawson, Mike, HOUSE PRIVILEGE
Lawton, John, HAMMER TO FALL
Ledwidge, Michael, STOP AT NOTHING
Leon, Donna, TRACE ELEMENTS
Leonard, Peter, SWEET DREAMS
Lepionka, Kristen, ONCE YOU GO THIS FAR
Levy, Lawrence H., NEAR PROSPECT PARK
Lindsay, Jeff, FOOL ME TWICE
Little, Elizabeth, PRETTY AS A PICTURE
Lodge, Gytha, WATCHING FROM THE DARK
Logan, Kylie, THE SECRETS OF BONES
Logue, Mary, THE STREET
Lovesey, Peter, THE FINISHER
Luna, Louisa, THE JANES
Lush, Tara, GROUNDS FOR MURDER
Lyle, H.B., THE YEAR OF THE GUN
Macallister, Greer, THE ARCTIC FURY
Macmillan, Gilly, TO TELL YOU THE TRUTH
MacNeal, Susan Elia, THE KING’S JUSTICE
Madinger, John, PIPE DREAMS: THE DARK SECRET BEHIND HAWAII’S MOST NOTORIOUS CRIME
Malerman, Josh, MALORIE
Maltman, Thomas, THE LAND
Marcantonio, Patricia, FELICITY CARROL AND THE MURDEROUS MENACE
Margolin, Phillip, A REASONABLE DOUBT
Martin, Kat, THE ULTIMATE BETRAYAL
Mather, Matthew, MEET YOUR MAKER
Mathews, Francine, DEATH ON TUCKERNUCK
Mayland, Dan , THE DOCTOR OF ALEPPO
Mayor, Archer, THE ORPHAN’S GUILT
McCafferty, Keith, THE BANGTAIL GHOST
McCreight, Kimberly, A GOOD MARRIAGE
McDermid, Val, STILL LIFE
McGarrity, Michael, HEAD WOUNDS
McInnis, S.L., FRAMED
McMahon, John, THE EVIL MEN DO
McPherson, Catriona, THE TURNING TIDE
Meija, Mindy, STRIKE ME DOWN
Methos, Victor, A KILLER’S WIFE
Meyer, Deon, THE LAST HUNT
Milchman, Jenny, THE SECOND MOTHER
Mina, Denise, THE LESS DEAD
Miranda, Megan, THE GIRL FROM WIDOW HILLS
Mishani, D.A., THREE
Mizushima, Margaret, HANGING FALLS
Montclair, Allison, A ROYAL AFFAIR
Montgomery, Jess, THE HOLLOWS
Moore, Graham, THE HOLDOUT
Moore, Liz, LONG BRIGHT RIVER
Moreno-Garcia, Silvia, UNTAMED SHORE
Moreno-Garcia, Silvia, MEXICAN GOTHIC
Morrow, Bradford, THE FORGER’S DAUGHTER
Moshfegh, Otessa, DEATH IN HER HANDS
Mosley, Walter, TROUBLE IS WHAT I DO
Moss, Tara, THE WAR WIDOW
Mukherjee, Abir, DEATH IN THE EAST
Murray, Andrew Hunter, THE LAST DAY
Murray, James &, Wearmouth, Darren, DON’T MOVE
Nay, Roz, HURRY HOME
Nesbo, Jo, THE KINGDOM
Neville, Stuart, THE TRAVELLER
Noble, Shelley, A RESOLUTION AT MIDNIGHT
Norman, August, SINS OF THE MOTHER
North, Alex, THE SHADOWS
Nugent, Liz, LITTLE CRUELTIES
O’Connor, Scott, ZERO ZONE
Oliver, Kelly, BETRAYAL AT RAVENSWICK
Osman, Richard, THURSDAY MURDER CLUB
Owen, Howard, BELLE ISLE
Page, Nora, READ OR ALIVE
Panowich, Brian, HARD CASH VALLEY
Parestsky, Sara, DEAD LAND
Parish, Stan, LOVE AND THEFT
Parker, Ann, MORTAL MUSIC
Parker, T. Jefferson, THEN SHE VANISHED
Parks, Brad, INTERFERENCE
Pashley, Jennifer, THE WATCHER
Pattison, Eliot, THE KING’S BEAST
Pennie, Ross, BITTER PARADISE
Penny, Louise, ALL THE DEVILS ARE HERE
Pepper, David, THE VOTER FILE
Perkins, S.C., LINEAGE MOST LETHAL
Perry, Anne, ONE FATAL FLAW
Perry, Thomas, EDDIE’S BOY
Petrie, Nick, THE WILD ONE
Petty, Kate Reed, TRUE STORY
Phillips, Scott, THAT LEFT TURN AT ALBUQUERQUE
Pinborough, Sarah, DEAD TO HER
Pobi, Robert, UNDER PRESSURE
Pochada, Ivy, THESE WOMEN
Post, Steph, HOLDING SMOKE
Powers, Kim, RULES FOR BEING DEAD
Preston Douglas &, Child, Lincoln, CROOKED RIVER
Pronzini, Bill, THE STOLEN GOLD AFFAIR
Putnam, David, THE HEARTLESS
Quartey, Kwei, THE MISSING AMERICAN
Quinn, Holly, A CRAFTER QUILTS A CRIME
Quirk, Matthew , HOUR OF THE ASSASSIN
Raybourn, Deanna , A MURDEROUS RELATION
Redmond, Heather, A CHRISTMAS CAROL MURDER
Redmond, Lissa Marie, THE SECRESTS THEY LEFT BEHIND
Redmond, Lissa Marie, A FULL COLD MOON
Reichs, Kathy, A CONSPIRACY OF BONES
Rice, Christopher, BLOOD VICTORY
Rice, Luanne, LAST DAY
Rindell, Suzanne, THE TWO MRS. CARLYLES
Riordan, Kate, THE HEATWAVE
Robinson, Peter, MANY RIVERS TO CROSS
Robotham, Michael, WHEN SHE WAS GOOD
Rosenfelt, David, THE K TEAM
Rosenfelt, David, MUZZLED
Rosenfelt, David, SILENT BITE
Rowland, Laura Joh, THE WOMAN IN THE VEIL
Rozan, S.J., THE ART OF VIOLENCE
Ruggero, Ed, BLAME THE DEAD
Ryan, Annelise, DEAD RINGER
Ryan, Hank Phillippi, THE FIRST TO LIE
Saavedra, Carlo, BLUE FLOWERS
Sadowsky, Nina, CONVINCE ME
Sadowsky, Nina, THE EMPTY BED
Sager, Riley, HOME BEFORE DARK
Sandford, John, MASKED PREY
Schaffer, Bernard, BLOOD ANGEL
Schaffhausen, Joanna, ALL THE BEST LIES
Schweblin, Samanta, LITTLE EYES
Scott, E.G., IN CASE OF EMERGENCY
Scott, J. Todd, LOST RIVER
Seo, Mi-ae, THE ONLY CHILD
Shaw, Johnny , THE SOUTHLAND
Shelton, Paige, THE STOLEN LETTER
Shelton, Paige , COLD WIND
Sigurdardottir, Yrsa, THE ABSOLUTION
Skelton, Douglas, THUNDER BAY
Slaughter, Karin, THE SILENT WIFE
Smith, Ian K., THE UNSPOKEN
Smith, Michael Farris, BLACKWOOD
Smith, Nicholas Sansbury, SONS OF WAR
Smith, Nicholas Stansbury, SONS OF WAR 2: SAINTS
Spain, Jo, SLEEPING BEAUTIES
Spencer-Fleming, Julia, HID FROM OUR EYES
Spillane, Mickey &, Collins, Max Allan, MASQUERADE FOR MURDER – MIKE HAMMER
St. James, Simone, THE SUN DOWN MOTEL
Steiner, Susie, REMAIN SILENT
Steinhauer, Olen, THE LAST TOURIST
Stevens, Taylor, LIARS’ LEGACY
Straley, John, WHAT IS TIME TO A PIG?
Swallow, James, GHOST
Swann, Christopher, NEVER TURN BACK
Swanson, Peter, EIGHT PERFECT MURDERS
Szymickowa, Maryla, MRS. MOHR GOES MISSING
Takhar, Helen Monks, PRECIOUS YOU
Taylor, Brad, HUNTER KILLER
Taylor, Elena, ALL WE BURIED
Taylor, Sarah Stewart, THE MOUNTAINS WILD
Tedrowe, Emily Gray, THE TALENTED MISS FAREWELL
Thomas, Russ, FIREWATCHING
Thompson, Victoria, MURDER ON PLEASANT AVENUE
Thor, Brad, NEAR DARK
Todd, Charles, A DIVIDED LOYALTY
Trinchieri, Camilla, MURDER IN CHIANTI
Trussoni, Danielle, THE ANCESTOR
Tudor, C.J., THE OTHER PEOPLE
Turow, Scott, THE LAST TRIAL
Turton, Stuart, THE DEVIL AND THE DARK WATER
Tuti, Ilaria, THE SLEEPING NYMPH
Tyce, Harriet, THE LIES YOU TOLD
Unger, Lisa, CONFESSIONS ON THE 7:45
Upson, Nicola, THE SECRETS OF WINTER
Van Lustbader, Eric, THE NEMESIS MANIFESTO
Vidich, Paul, THE COLDEST WARRIOR
Waites, Martyn, THE OLD RELIGION
Walker, Laura Jensen, MURDER MOST SWEET
Walker, Martin, THE SHOOTING AT CHATEAU ROCK
Ware, Ruth, ONE BY ONE
Watson, Sterling, THE COMMITTEE
Weaver, Ashley, A DECEPTION AT THORNECREST
Weinberg, Kate, THE TRUANTS
Wells, William, THE NOW-AND-THEN DETECTIVE
White, Christian, THE WIFE AND THE WIDOW
White, Elle Brooke, DEAD ON THE VINE
White, Kali, THE MONSTERS WE MAKE
White, Randy Wayne, SALT RIVER
Wittenborn, Dirk, THE STONE GIRL
Wolfe, Suzanne, THE COURSE OF ALL TREASONS
Wright, Lawrence, THE END OF OCTOBER
Yoerg, Sonja, STORIES WE NEVER TOLD
Young, Heather , THE DISTANT DEAD
Young, Kate, ON BORROWED CRIME

Best First Novel

Addison, Esme, A SPELL FOR TROUBLE
Bailey, Samantha, WOMAN ON THE EDGE
Bateman, Daisy, MURDER GOES TO MARKET
Belli, Kate, DECEPTION BY GASLIGHT
Black, Laura Gail, FOR WHOM THE BOOK TOLLS
Bokur, Debra, THE FIRE THIEF
Breck, Elizabeth, ANONYMOUS
Browne, Wesley, HILLBILLY HUSTLE
Chavez, Heather, NO BAD DEED
De Palma, Brian &, Lehman, Susan, ARE SNAKES NECESSARY?
Dietrich, Karen, GIRL AT THE EDGE
Eskin, Otho, THE REFLECTING POOL
Fleischmann, Raymond, HOW QUICKLY SHE DISAPPEARS
Fram, John, THE BRIGHT LANDS
Garvin, Tim, A DREDGING IN SWANN
Garza, Amber, WHEN I WAS YOU
Geddes, Luke, HEART OF JUNK
Glass, Seraphina Nova, SOMEONE’S LISTENING
Goldberg, Nicola Maye, NOTHING CAN HURT YOU
Goodwin, Davin, DIVER’S PARADISE
Green, Amy K., THE PRIZED GIRL
Greer, Jennifer, A DESPERATE PLACE
Hart, Matthew , THE RUSSIAN PINK
Hauty, Chris, DEEP STATE
Hodge, Rebecca, WILDLAND
Holgate, Thomas , RAIN WILL COME
Huie, M.L., SPITFIRE
Johnson, Andrea J., POETIC JUSTICE
Jones, Tanen, THE BETTER LIAR
Kaplan, Jo, IT WILL JUST BE US
Keown, Audrey, MURDER AT HOTEL 1911
Kim, Nancy Jooyoun, THE LAST STORY OF MINA LEE
Lampman, Annie, SINS OF THE BEES
Lewes, Elizabeth, LITTLE FALLS
March, Nev, MURDER IN OLD BOMBAY
Marr, Elle, THE MISSING SISTER
May, James L., THE BODY OUTSIDE THE KREMLIN
Melinek, Judy &, Mitchell, T.J., FIRST CUT
Momplaisir, Francesca, MY MOTHER’S HOUSE
Mullen, Caitlin, PLEASE SEE US
O’Brien, Perry, FIRE IN THE BLOOD
Pessin, Al, SANDBLAST
Pisarcik, Ian, BEFORE FAMILIAR WOODS
Queally, James, LINE OF SIGHT
Racanelli, Vito, THE MAN IN MILAN
Ricker, Joe , SOME AWFUL CUNNING
Schaitkin, Alexis, SAINT X
Schellman, Katharine, THE BODY IN THE GARDEN
Schneider, Joseph, ONE DAY YOU’LL BURN
Scott, Anika, THE GERMAN HEIRESS
Serritella, Francesca, GHOSTS OF HARVARD
Shulkin, Joel, ADVERSE EFFECTS
Sligar, Sara, TAKE ME APART
Spotswood, Stephen, FORTUNE FAVORS THE DEAD
Spring, Bonnar, TOWARD THE LIGHT
St. John, Katherine, THE LION’S DEN
Sutton, Halley, THE LADY UPSTAIRS
Temple, Emily, THE LIGHTNESS
Thomas, Elisabeth, CATHERINE HOUSE
Vinarov, Alexandra, THE DARK FIGHTS
Waite, Jen, SURVIVAL INSTINCTS
Warburton, Sarah, ONCE TWO SISTERS
Weiden, David Heska Wanbli, WINTER COUNTS
Woods, John, LADY CHEVY
Wright, Steven, THE COYOTES OF CARTHAGE
Wrobel, Stephanie, DARLING ROSE GOLD

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Airth, Rennie, THE DECENT INN OF DEATH
Alexander, Ellie, NOTHING BUNDT TROUBLE
Alexander, Ellie, CHILLED TO THE CONE
Alexander, Kirsten, LOST BOY FOUND
Angela, Mary , OPEN FOR MURDER
Archer, Winnie, DOUGH OR DIE
Bailey, Robert, LEGACY OF LIES
Baker, Bree, A CALL FOR KELP
Banks, Leo, CHAMPAGNE COWBOYS
Barz, Vivian, HIDDEN BONES
Bassoff, Jon, THE LANTERN MAN
Bell, Darcey, SOMETHING SHE’S NOT TELLING US
Belle, Kimberly, STRANGER IN THE LAKE
Benson, Raymond, HOTEL DESTINY: A GHOST NOIR
Berry, Lucinda, THE BEST OF FRIENDS
Bishop, Avery, GIRL GONE MAD
Blackwell, Juliet, THE LAST CURTAIN CALL
Boyd, Damien, DOWN AMONG THE DEAD
Brecher, Christin, MURDER MAKES SCENTS
Brecher, Christin, 15 MINUTES OF FLAME
Brenham, Alan, HIDDEN INTENTIONS
Brennan, Allison, CUT AND RUN
Brennan, Allison, COLD AS ICE
Brolly, Matt, THE DESCENT
Brown, Christopher, FAILED STATE
Bruns, Catherine, IT CANNOLI BE MURDER
Budewitz, Leslie, THE SOLACE OF BAY LEAVES
Burt, Alexandra, SHADOW GARDEN
Butler, D.S., HOUSE OF LIES
Cahoon, Lynn, A FIELD GUIDE TO HOMICIDE
Cahoon, Lynn, DEEP FRIED REVENGE
Cahoon, Lynn, MURDER IN WAITING
Cahoon, Lynn, CHILI CAULDRON CURSE
Cahoon, Lynn, PENNED IN
Caine, Rachel, BITTER FALLS
Calder, Eve, SUGAR AND VICE
Calkins, Susanna, THE FATE OF A FLAPPER
Carlotto, Massimo, BLUES FOR OUTLAW HEARTS AND OLD WHORES
Chambers, Christopher, SCAVENGER
Chien, Vivien, EGG DROP DEAD
Chien, Vivien, KILLER KUNG PAO
Chow, Jennifer J., MIMI LEE GETS A CLUE
Clark, Becky , PUZZLING INK
Clark, C. Hope, SALKEHATCHIE SECRET
Coates, Darcy, VOICES IN THE SNOW
Coates, Darcy, WHISPERS IN THE MIST
Coates, Darcy, SECRETS IN THE DARK
Coates, Darcy, SILENCE IN THE SHADOWS
Coco, Nancy, DEATH BEE COMES HER
Coco, Nancy, HAVE YOURSELF A FUDGY LITTLE CHRISTMAS
Cole, Alyssa, WHEN NO ONE IS WATCHING
Collette, Abby, A DEADLY INSIDE SCOOP
Collins, Max Allan, GIRL CAN’T HELP IT
Collins, Max Allan, SKIM DEEP
Conte, Cate, A WHISKER OF A DOUBT
Corbett, Ron, MISSION ROAD
Cowie, Amber, LOSS LAKE
Crane, Pamela, LITTLE DEADLY SECRETS
Curtis, Gayle, SAFE NO LONGER
Davis, Rod, EAST OF TEXAS, WEST OF HELL
Dawson, Janet, DEATH ABOVE THE LINE
de Giovanni, Maurizio, PUPPIES
Dennis, Ralph, ALL KINDS OF UGLY
Dennis, Ralph, DUST IN THE HEART
Dodd, Christina, THE WRONG ALIBI
Donohue, Kathleen, GHOSTS OF THE MISSING
Dorsey, Candas Jane, THE ADVENTURES OF ISABEL
Dovalpage, Teresa, DEATH OF A TELENOVELA STAR
Dugoni, Robert, A COLD TRAIL
Edwards, Mark, THE HOUSE GUEST
Edwards, Martin, MORTMAIN HALL
Eldridge, Tori, THE NINJA’S BLADE
Elgar, Emily, GRACE IS GONE
Ellis, J.R., THE NIDDERDALE MURDERS
Farrell, Matthew, DON’T EVER FORGET
Fielden, T.P., STEALING THE CROWN
Fisher, Tarryn, THE WRONG FAMILY
Fitzstephen, Owen, BIG MAN’S DAUGHTER
Ford, Martyn, EVERY MISSING THING
Fox, Hester, THE ORPHAN OF CEMETERY HIL
Franco, Jorge, SHOOTING DOWN HEAVEN
Frasier, Anne, FIND ME
Freeman, Brian, THE DEEP, DEEP SNOW
French, Nicci, HOUSE OF CORRECTION
Gately, Roberta, DEAD GIRL WALKING
Gentill, Sulari, GIVE THE DEVIL HIS DUE
Gentill, Sulari, A DANGEROUS LANGUAGE
George, Kaye, REVENGE IS SWEET
Gilstrap, John, HELLFIRE
Girard, Danielle, WHITE OUT
Goldberg, Lee Matthew, THE ANCESTOR
Goodman, Carol, SEA OF LOST GIRLS
Gray, Lisa, DARK HIGHWAY
Green, Ellen J., SILENT REDEMPTION
Gudenkauf, Heather, THIS IS HOW I LIED
Hall, Parnell, CHASING JACK
Harding, Robyn, THE SWAP
Harris, C.S., SIREN’S CALL
Havill, Steven F., LESS THAN A MOMENT
Herbert, Debbie, SCORCHED GROUNDS
Hirano, Keiichiro, A MAN
Hirsch, Reece, DARK TOMORROW
Ho-Kei, Chan, SECOND SISTER
Holliday, Susi, THE LAST RESORT
Holloway, Meghan, HUNTING GROUND
Huber, Anna Lee, A STROKE OF MALICE
Huber, Anna Lee, IN A FEVERED HOUR
Hutchison, Dot, DEADLY WATERS
Innes, Louise R., DEATH AT A COUNTRY MANSION
Jakeman, Jo, SAFE HOUSE
James, V.V., SANCTUARY
Jeong, You-Jeong, SEVEN YEARS OF DARKNESS
Johnson, Sara E., THE BONES REMEMBER
Jones, Gin, SIX CLOVES UNDER
Jones, Gin, RHUBARB PIE BEFORE YOU DIE
Kahn, Michael A., BAD TRUST
Kalteis, Dietrich, CRADLE OF THE DEEP
Kamal, Sheena, NO GOING BACK
Kane, S.W., THE BONE JAR
Kang, Lydia, OPIUM AND ABSINTHE
Kara, Lesley, WHO DID YOU TELL
Kashian, Tina, ON THE LAMB
Kashian, Tina, MISTLETOE, MOUSSAKA, AND MURDER
Katchur, Karen, SPRING GIRLS
Katz, Ani, A GOOD MAN
Kay, Arlene, MURDER AT THE FALLS
Kearsley, Susanna, WEAPON OF CHOICE
Kelly, Diane, DEAD IN THE DOORWAY
Kelly, Diane, BENDING THE PAW
Kelly, Jane, GREETINGS FROM VENTNOR CITY
Kent, Minka, WHEN I WAS YOU
Kinsey, T.E., THE FATAL FLYING AFFAIR
Knecht, Rosalie, VERA KELLY IS NOT A MYSTERY
Knowles, Mike, RUNNING FROM THE DEAD
Kohler, Sheila, OPEN SECRETS
Konkoly, Steve, THE MOUNTAIN
Kosa, S.F., THE QUIET GIRL
Labuskes, Brianna, HER FINAL WORDS
Langley, Mark Edward, DEATH WAITS IN THE DARK
Lantigua, John, REMEMBER MY FACE
Laurin, Nina, A WOMAN ALONE
Lawrence, Carole, EDINBURGH MIDNIGHT
Layton, Jeffrey, THE VIGILANT SPY
Liebert, Emily, PERFECTLY FAMOUS
Lillie, Vanessa, FOR THE BEST
Lindsey, Erin, THE SILVER SHOOTER
Lindsey, Julie Anne, PULP FRICTION
Long, Beverly, TEN DAYS GONE
Long, Beverly, NO ONE SAW
Lourey, Jess, UNSPEAKABLE THINGS
Lynch, Dudley, ONE GOOD AND DEADLY DEED
Major, C.D., THE OTHER GIRL
Maldonado, Isabella, THE CIPHER
Maloney, Leo J., DEEP COVER
Marks, Paul D., THE BLUES DON’T CARE
Marrs, John, WHAT LIES BETWEEN US
Masello, Robert, THE HAUNTING OF H.G. WELLS
Maslen, Andy, SHALLOW GROUND
Mayne, Andrew, THE GIRL BENEATH THE SEA
McCaslin, Dane, DOGGONE DEAD
McDonald, Christine, BEHIND EVERY LIE
McGowan, Claire, THE PUSH
McKinnon, Hannah Mary, SISTER DEAR
McPherson, Catriona, SCOT ON THE ROCKS
Miller, Kristin, IN HER SHADOW
Mitchell, Caroline, LEFT FOR DEAD
Mitzner, Adam, THE BEST FRIEND
Montgomery, Marin, WHAT WE FORGOT TO BURY
Moor, Jessica, THE KEEPER
Moretti, Kate, GIRLS OF BRACKENHILL
Myers, Jr., William L., A CRIMINAL JUSTICE
Nickless, Barbara, GONE TO DARKNESS
Omer, Mike, THICKER THAN BLOOD
Orr, Jill, THE FULL SCOOP
Pape, Sharon, THIS MAGICK MARMOT
Patrick, Jonelle, THE LAST TEA BOWL THIEF
Pearce, Daisy, THE MISSING
Penney, Elizabeth, THREAD AND DEAD
Perry, Carol J., MURDER, TAKE TWO
Pinter, Jason, HIDE AWAY
Pomare, J.P., IN THE CLEARING
Pressey, Rose, MURDER CAN CONFUSE YOUR CHIHUAHUA
Pryor, Mark, THE FRENCH WIDOW
Purcell, Laura, THE HOUSE OF WHISPERS
Rader-Day, Lori, THE LUCKY ONE
Ragan, T.R., DON’T MAKE A SOUND
Rahman, Khurrum, EAST OF HOUNSLOW
Rawlings IV, H. Ripley, ASSAULT BY FIRE
Ray, Elka, KILLER COIN
Rector, John, BROKEN
Reed, Rick, THE FIERCEST ENEMY
Ripley, W.L., THUNDER STORME
Robinson, Maggie, JUST MAKE BELIEVE
Ryan, Annelise, NIGHT SHIFT
Sangster, Jimmy, FIREBALL
Savage, Vanessa, THE WOODS
Schaefer, Craig, THE INSIDER
Schultz, Emily, LITTLE THREATS
Shaw, L.C., THE SILENT CONSPIRACY
Sherez, Stav, THE INTRUSIONS
Shoemaker, Martin L., THE LAST CAMPAIGN
Shortall, Eithne, THREE LITTLE TRUTHS
Silvis, Randall, NO WOODS SO DARK AS THESE
Simon, Misty, VARNISHED WITHOUT A TRACE
Smith, J.P., IF SHE WERE DEAD
Southward, Adam, MIRROR
Stanley, Michael , FACETS OF DEATH
Staub, Wendy Corsi, THE BUTCHER’S DAUGHTER
Stone, Victoria Helen, PROBLEM CHILD
Tahtieazym, Luca, A KILLER’S GAME
Tallo, Katie, DARK AUGUST
Tate, Courtney Evan, THE LAST TO SEE HER
Thompson, Phillip, OLD ANGER
Thornton, Sarah, LAPSE
Torjussen, Mary, THE CLOSER YOU GET
Torre, A.R., EVERY LAST SECRET
Trent, Christine, A POCKETFUL OF DEATH
Truss, Lynne, MURDER BY MILK BOTTLE
Turner, J.B., HARD TARGET
Vanek, John A., ABSOLUTION
Vaughan, Sarah, LITTLE DISASTERS
Venter, Irma, HARD RAIN
Veste, Luca, THE SILENCE
Walker, Harriet, THE NEW GIRL
Webb, Betty, THE PANDA OF DEATH
Webb, Debra, TRUST NO ONE
Webb, Wendy, THE HAUNTING OF BRYNN WILDER
Weinberger, Andy, REASON TO KILL
Weiss, Kirsten, PIES BEFORE GUYS
Weiss, Kirsten, GOURD TO DEATH
White, Kate, HAVE YOU SEEN ME?
White, Loreth Anne, IN THE DEEP
Wignall, Kevin, THE NAMES OF THE DEAD
Winchester, J.M., LAST ONE TO LIE
Winter, Ariel S., THE PRESERVE
Woo, Sung J., SKIN DEEP
Wortham, Reavis Z., HAWKE’S FURY
Zettel, Sarah, A MOTHER’S LIE
Ziskin, James W., TURN TO STONE
Zunker, Chad, AN UNEQUAL DEFENSE

 

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Best Fact Crime

Ahern, Stephen H., A KITCHEN PAINTED IN BLOOD: THE UNSOLVED DISAPPEARANCE OF JOAN RISCH
Amore, Anthony M., THE WOMAN WHO STOLE VERMEER: THE TRUE STORY OF ROSE DUGDALE AND THE RUSSBOROUGH HOUSE ART HEIST
Anderson, Jake, GONE AT MIDNIGHT: THE MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF ELISA LAM
Beebe, Cynthia, BOOTS IN THE ASHES: BUSTING BOMBERS, ARSONISTS, AND OUTLAWS AS A TRAILBLAZING FEMALE ATF AGENT
Bell, Kendall, TRIPLE TRAGEDY IN ALCOLU: THE EXECUTION OF 14-YEAR-OLD GEORGE STINNEY, JR., ACCUSED OF THE MURDERS OF BETTY JUNE BINNICKER AND MARY EMMA THAMES
Billman, Jon, THE COLD VANISH: SEEKING THE MISSING IN NORTH AMERICA’S WILDLANDS
Bonner, Betsy, THE BOOK OF ATLANTIS BLACK: THE SEARCH FOR A SISTER GONE MISSING
Bradley, Mark A., BLOOD RUNS COAL: THE YABLONSKI MURDERS AND THE BATTLE FOR THE UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMERICA
Braswell, Pamela, RISING FROM RAPE: A MEMOIR OF SURVIVAL AND JUSTICE
Buhk, Tobin T., THE LONELY HEARTS KILLER: THE BLOODY PASSIONS OF MARTHA BECK AND RAYMOND FERNANDEZ
Busqued, Carlos, MAGNETIZED: CONVERSATIONS WITH A SERIAL KILLER
Cannell, Michael, A BROTHERHOOD BETRAYED: THE MAN BEHIND THE RISE AND FALL OF MURDER, INC.
Coletta, Sue, PRETTY EVIL NEW ENGLAND: TRUE STORIES OF VIOLENT VIXENS AND MURDEROUS MATRIARCHS
Collins, Max Allan &, Schwartz, A. Brad, ELIOT NESS AND THE MAD BUTCHER: HUNTING AMERICA’S DEADLIEST UNIDENTIFIED SERIAL KILLER AT THE DAWN OF MODERN CRIMINOLOGY
Cooper, Becky, WE KEEP THE DEAD CLOSE: A MURDER AT HARVARD AND A HALF CENTURY OF SILENCE
Corera, Gordon, RUSSIANS AMONG US: SLEEPER CELLS, GHOST STORIES, AND THE HUNT FOR PUTIN’S SPIES
Dawson, Kate Winkler, AMERICAN SHERLOCK: MURDER, FORENSICS, AND THE BIRTH OF AMERICAN CSI
DeRose, Chris, THE FIGHTING BUNCH: THE BATTLE OF ATHENS AND HOW WORLD WAR II VETERANS WON THE ONLY SUCCESSFUL ARMED REBELLION SINCE THE REVOLUTION
Dial, Roman, THE ADVENTURER’S SON: A MEMOIR
Dimatteo, Frank &, Benson, Michael, LORD HIGH EXECUTIONER: THE LEGENDARY MAFIA BOSS ALBERT ANASTASIA
Douglas, John &, Olshaker, Mark, THE KILLER’S SHADOW: THE FBI’S HUNT FOR A WHITE SUPREMACITY SERIAL KILLER
Edwards, Bradley J., RELENTLESS PURSUIT: MY FIGHT FOR THE VICTIMS OF JEFFREY EPSTEIN
Eisenberg, Emma Copley, THE THIRD RAINBOW GIRL: THE LONG LIFE OF A DOUBLE MURDER IN APPALACHIA
Ely, Glen Sample, MURDER IN MONTAGUE FRONTIER: JUSTICE AND RETRIBUTION IN TEXAS
Enrich, David, DARK TOWERS: DEUTSCHE BANK, DONALD TRUMP, AND AN EPIC TRAIL OF DESTRUCTION
Eyre, Eric, DEATH IN MUD LICK: A COAL COUNTRY FIGHT AGAINST THE DRUG COMPANIES THAT DELIVERED THE OPIOD EPIDEMIC
Feuer, Alan, EL JEFE: THE STALKING OF CHAPO GUZMÁN
Frost, Rebecca, MEDIA AND THE MURDERER: JACK THE RIPPER, STEVEN AVERY AND AN ENDURING FORMULA FOR NOTORIETY
Hvistendahl, Mara, THE SCIENTIST AND THE SPY: THE TRUE STORY OF CHINA, THE FBI, AND INDUSTRIAL ESPIONAGE
James, Scott, TRIAL BY FIRE: A DEVASTATING TRAGEDY, 100 LIVES LOST, AND A 15-YEAR SEARCH FOR TRUTH
Keenan, Marney Rich, THE SNOW KILLINGS: INSIDE THE OAKLAND COUNTY CHILD KILLER INVESTIGATION
King, David, SIX DAYS IN AUGUST: THE STORY OF STOCKHOLM SYNDROME
Leerhsen, Charles, BUTCH CASSIDY: THE TRUE STORY OF AN AMERICAN OUTLAW
Levine, Allan, DETAILS ARE UNPRINTABLE: WAYNE LONERGAN AND THE SENSATIONAL CAFÉ SOCIETY MURDER
Levine, Barry, THE SPIDER: INSIDE THE CRIMINAL WEB OF JEFFREY EPSTEIN AND GHISLAINE MAXWELL
Macintyre, Ben, AGENT SONYA: MOSCOW’S MOST DARING WARTIME SPY
March, Ray A., MASS MURDER IN CALIFORNIA’S EMPTY QUARTER: A TALE OF TRIBAL TREACHERY AT THE CEDARVILLE RANCHERIA
McCloskey, Jim &, Lerman, Philip, WHEN THE TRUTH IS ALL YOU HAVE: A MEMOIR OF FAITH, JUSTICE, AND FREEDOM FOR THE WRONGLY CONVICTED
Miraldi, David P., THE EDGE OF MALICE: THE MARIE GROSSMAN STORY
Murdoch, Sierra Crane, YELLOW BIRD: OIL, MURDER, AND A WOMAN’S SEARCH FOR JUSTICE IN INDIAN COUNTRY
Muse, Toby, KILO: INSIDE THE DEADLIEST COCAINE CARTELS – FROM THE JUNGLES TO THE STREETS
Newton, Michael, BOSS OF MURDER, INC.: THE CRIMINAL LIFE OF ALBERT ANASTASIA
Parrish, David, LOSING JON: A TEEN’S TRAGIC DEATH, A POLICE COVER-UP, A COMMUNITY’S FIGHT FOR JUSTICE
Ricca, Brad, OLIVE THE LIONHEART: LOST LOE, IMPERIAL SPIES AND ONE WOMAN’S JOURNEY INTO THE HEART OF AFRIA
Rosenbloom, Megan, DARK ARCHIVES: A LIBRARIAN’S INVESTIGATION INTO THE SCIENCE AND HISTORY OF BOOKS BOUND IN HUMAN SKIN
Rule, Leslie, A TANGLED WEB: A CYBERSTALKER, A DEADLY OBSESSION, AND THE TWISTING PATH TO JUSTICE
Sabar, Ariel, VERITAS: A HARVARD PROFESSOR, A CON MAN, AND THE GOSPEL OF JESUS’S WIFE
Schechter, Harold, RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES: THE MOST SHOCKING TRUE STORIES BEHIND THE MOVIES’ MOST MEMORABLE CRIMES
Sherman, Casey &, Wedge, Dave, HUNTING WHITEY: THE INSIDE STORY OF THE CAPTURE & KILLING OF AMERICA’S MOST WANTED CRIME BOSS
Sisman, Adam, THE PROFESSOR AND THE PARSON: A STORY OF DESIRE, DECEIT, AND DEFROCKING
Somaiya, Ravi, THE GOLDEN THREAD: THE COLD WAR AND THE MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF DAG HAMMARSKJÖLD
Wecht, MD. JD, Cyril H. &, Sewald, Jeff, THE LIFE AND DEATHS OF CYRIL WECHT: MEMOIRS OF AMERICA’S MOST CONTROVERSIAL FORENSIC PATHOLOGIST
Woods, Baynard &, Soderberg, Brandon, I GOT A MONSTER: THE RISE AND FALL OF AMERICA’S MOST CORRUPT POLICE SQUAD

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Best Critical-Biographical

Blackwell, Laird R., THE SUPERNATURAL AND FANTASTIC IN SHORT DETECTIVE FICTION: A SURVEY 1941-2000
Chan, Chris, SHERLOCK & IRENE: THE SECRET TRUTH BEHIND “A SCANDAL IN BOHEMIA”
Clinton, Franz Antony, BRITISH THRILLERS, 1950-1979: 845 FILMS OF SUSPENSE, MYSTERY, MURDER, AND ESPIONAGE
Daems, Jim, THE BEST MURDERS ARE BRITISH: ESSAYS ON THE INTERNATIONAL APPEAL OF ENGLISH CRIME DRAMAS
Downey, Christopher Byrd, EDGAR ALLAN POE’S CHARLESTON
Edwards, Martin, HOWDUNIT: A MASTERCLASS IN CRIME WRITING BY MEMBERS OF THE DETECTION CLUB
Farina, William, ITALIAN CRIME FICTION IN THE ERA OF THE ANTI-MAFIA MOVEMENT
Goodrich, Joseph, UNUSUAL SUSPECTS: SELECTED NON-FICTION
Kim, Julie H., CRIME FICTION AND THE NATIONAL IDENTITIES IN THE GLOBAL AGE: CRITICAL ESSAYS
Lane, Christina, PHANTOM LADY: HOLLYWOOD PRODUCER JOAN HARRISON, THE FORGOTTEN WOMAN BEHIND HITCHCOCK
Lee, Susanna, DETECTIVES IN THE SHADOWS: A HARD-BOILED HISTORY
Lesser, Wendy, SCANDINAVIAN NOIR: IN PURSUIT OF A MYSTERY
MacDonald, Erin E., IAN RANKIN: A COMPANION TO THE MYSTERY & FICTION
Madden, David, THE VOICE OF JAMES M. CAIN: A BIOGRAPHY
Mannion, Elizabeth &, Cliff, Brian, GUILT RULES ALL: IRISH MYSTERY, DETECTIVE, AND CRIME FICTION
Martin, Heather, THE REACHER GUY: A BIOGRAPHY OF LEE CHILD
Morrison, Kate, MORALITY AND THE LAW IN BRITISH DETECTIVE AND SPY FICTION, 1880-1920
Peeples, Scott, THE MAN OF THE CROWD: EDGAR ALLAN POE AND THE CITY
Powers, Anne, TRUE CRIME PARALLELLS TO THE MYSTERIES OF AGATHA CHRISTIE
Whited, Lana A., MURDER, IN FACT: DISILLUSIONMENT AND DEATH IN THE AMERICAN TRUE CRIME NOVEL
Winspear, Jacqueline, THIS TIME NEXT YEAR WE’LL BE LAUGHING

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Best Short Story

Addo, Ernest Kwame Nkrumah, “THE DRIVER” – ACCRA NOIR
Addonia, Sulaiman, “A NIGHT IN BELA SEFER” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Alan, Britt, “RFP/RIP” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Alexander, Maria, “CUMBERBACHELOR” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Allyn, Doug, “30 AND OUT” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Allyn, Doug, “KILLER INSTINCT” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Allyn, Jim, “THINGS THAT FOLLOW” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Ames, Jonathan, “DEATHBED VIGIL” – THE NICOTINE CHRONICLES
Andrews, Dale C., “FOUR WORDS” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Angela, Mary, “THE COLOR OF MURDER” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Anthony, Meredith, “I’M RIGHT HERE” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Anyetei, Gbontwi, “TABILO WUƆFƆ” – ACCRA NOIR
Arellano, Robert, “CLIMAX, OREGON” – THE NICOTINE CHRONICLES
Arsenjiević, Vladimir, “REGARDING THE FATHER” – BELGRADE NOIR
Aspaas, Bryon F., “TÁCHII’NII: RED RUNNING IN THE WATER” – SANTA FE NOIR
Atkins, Ace, “SWEET BABY” – ALABAMA NOIR
Atkins, Ace, “TALL, DARK, AND HANDSOME” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Atkinson, Kevin, “BURIED TREASURE” – SANTA FE NOIR
Attah, Ayesha Harruna, “KWEKU’S HOUSE” – ACCRA NOIR
Awake, Mikael, “FATHER BREAD” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Aylor, Frances, “THE ROCK STAR” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Baca, Jimmy Santiago, “CLOSE QUARTERS” – SANTA FE NOIR
Bancroft, Colette, “THE BITE” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Bannon, Anne Louise, “PERFECTLY AWRY” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Baraldi, Barbara, “MANIC MONDAY” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Barcus, N.W., “THE WORKAHOLIC” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Barker, Trey R., “SEVEN CARD JOKER HIGH” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #6
Barlow, Tom, “HONOR GUARD” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Barton, Marlin, “ALL THE DEAD IN OAKWOOD” – ALABAMA NOIR
Bazdulj, Muharem, “BLACK WIDOW, WHITE RUSSIAN” – BELGRADE NOIR
Berg, Jennifer, “SCHEMES IN THE DARK” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Berg, Michael, “TRAVELERS’ REST – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Best, Daniel, “TAKE THE WHEEL” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Bickle, Laura, “THE DEAD AND THE QUIET” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Black, Cara, “CABARET AUX ASSASSINS” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Black, Cara, “SPÉCIAL TREATMENT” – THE NICTOTINE CHRONICLES
Black, Pat, “THE CONCRETE PILLOW” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Black, Pat, “THE MAN AT THE WINDOW” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Blaelock, Alexandria, “THE PERFUME OF PEACHES” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Bledsoe, Lucy Jane, “THE TANGY BRINE OF DARK NIGHT”- BERKELEY NOIR
Boland, John C., “TIME-SHARING” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Boonstra, Wouter, “ANCHORED” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Boop, David, “CALL BEFORE YOU DIE!” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Bossman, Anna, “INSTANT JUSTICE” – ACCRA NOIR
Bournea, Chris, “MY NAME IS NOT SUSAN” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Bowles, David, “EL SOMBRERÓN” – BOTH SIDES
Bracken, Michael, “SLEEPY RIVER” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Bracken, Michael, “WOODSTOCK” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Braithwaite, Oyinkan, “TREASURE” – HUSH COLLECTION
Breen, Susan, “THE CROWN IMPERIAL” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Brenner, Summer, “IDENTITY THEFT” – BERKELEY NOIR
Brew-Hammond, Nana Ekua, “CHOP MONEY” – ACCRA NOIR
Bridge, David, “FERAL FLESH” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Brosky, Kenneth, “AIRLESS CONFINEMENT” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Brown, Cindy, “DRAMA-RAMA FLIP FLOP” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Brown, D. Winston, “THE JUNCTION BOYS” – ALABAMA NOIR
Brown, E.R., “THE WHITE BOX” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Brown, Karen, “I GET THE SAME OLD FEELING” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Browning, M.E., “IT’S NOT O.K. CORRAL” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Buehler, Stephen, “NICKING VOTES” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Bunker, Jack, “ACTIVE SHOOTER” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Burcell, Robin, “WHEN YOU HEAR HOOFBEATS” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Burchfield, Thomas, “LUCKY DAY” – BERKELEY NOIR
Burge, Ted, “THE RED TAXI” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Cantrell, Rebecca, “KIDNEYS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Cantwell, Karen, “THE DAME AND THADDEUS BIRDWHISTLE” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Cantwell, Karen, “MARY-ALICE IMAGINES HER LIFE AS A MOVIE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Carpenter, Thomas K., “THE LURE OF THE CROCODILE” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Carr, Shelly Dickson, “NANTUCKET UNDERTOW” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Castillo, Ana, “DIVINA: IN WHICH IS RELATED A GODDESS MADE FLESH” – SANTA FE NOIR
Castillo, Luis, “LOCAL WATERS” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Chainani, Soman, “THE PRINCESS GAME” – FARAWAY COLLECTION
Charles, Hal, “GHOST CAT” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Charles, Paul, “THE ELEVENTH COMMANDMENT” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Chase, Joslyn, “THE WOLF AND THE LAMB” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Chastleton, R.M., “THE GHOST OF HAMNET” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Chen, Sarah M., “UNIT 805” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Child, Lee, “NORMAL IN EVERY WAY” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Chléirigh, Eighlín Ni, “THE BOY WHO WASN’T THERE” – ACCRA NOIR
Ciporin, Leone, “THE POWER OF THE DOG” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Ciporin, Leone, “THE MYSTERIOUS AFFAIR AT THE ESCAPE ROOM” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Ciporin, Leone, “WHEN THE WIND IS SOUTHERLY” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Clemens, Judy, “SAFE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Cody, Liza, “MY PEOPLE” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Cohen, Jeff, “THE QUESTION OF THE BEFUDDLED JUDGE” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Cole, Verica Vincent, “THE TOUCH OF EVIL” – BELGRADE NOIR
Collins, Max Allan, “AMAZING GRACE” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Connelly, Michael, “THE GUARDIAN” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Corbett, David, “THE MURDERER’S PARADOX” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Cosby, S.A., “999 POINTS OF LIGHT” – THE FAKING OF THE PRESIDENT
Cosby, S.A., “THE KING’S GAMBIT” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Cotter, Sarah, “GOOD MORNING, GREEN LEAF CLASS” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Coupe, Carla, “RAISING CAIN” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Cowling, Kelston Gunn, “MR. MAJESTYK” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Crandell, Doug, “BABY DROP BOX” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Crawford, Dan, “STORAGE” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Cudmore, Libby, “ALL SHOOK DOWN” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Curet, J.M., “WIFEBEATER TANK TOP” – BERKELEY NOIR
Curnutt, Kirk, “BUBBA AND ROMY’S PLATONIC BENDER” – ALABAMA NOIR
D’Agnese, Joseph, “THE DETECTIVE WHO STOPPED BY BEDFORD STREET” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Daly, Susan, “DEATH OF ANOTHER HERO” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Danquah, Nana-Ama, “WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN” – ACCRA NOIR
Davidson, Maddi, “AUMAKUA” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Davies, John Paul, “LIMITED EDITION” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Dawes, Kwame, “MOON OVER ABURI” – ACCRA NOIR
De la Luz, Rios, “THE LETTERS” – BOTH SIDES
de Leon, Aya, “FREDERICK DOUGLASS ELEMENTARY” – BERKELEY NOIR
De Noux, O’Neil, “A DREAMBOAT GAMBOL” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
De Noux, O’Neil, “LOVE PIRATE” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Dean, David, “SHADOW LANE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Dean, David, “THE SCOURGING OF JIMMY BLAKE” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Deaver, Jeffery, “THE DEBRIEFING” – AMAZON ORIGINAL STORIES
Deaver, Jeffery, “THE ANNIVERSARY GIFT” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Deaver, Jeffery, “BURIED” – HUSH COLLECTION
DePoy, Phillip, “THE STARS ARE FIRE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Dilts, Catherine, “INDUSTRIAL GOLD” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Dobby, John F., “MYSTIC DREAM” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Dobbyn, John F., “A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIEND” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Dodson, Ariel, “DING DONG BELL” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Doherty, Jim, “THE LORD OF LAVALLE” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Doiron, Paul, THE IMPOSTER
Dorsey, Tim, “TRIGGERFISH LANE” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Dovalpage, Teresa, “THE SANDALWOOD KILLER” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Dreith, Chris, “OLD SOLES” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Druett, Joan, “THE BOTANIST” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
DuBois, Brendan, “A TRAIL OF CHRISTMAS TEARS” – CRIPPEN & LANDRU HOLIDAY
DuBois, Brendan, “RENDEVOUS TIME” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
DuBois, Brendan, “THE HOMECOMING” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
duBois, Brendan, “A REPORT ON THE LADIES’ PLAYGROUND COMMITTEE OF PRESCOTT, NH” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Dumas, Margaret, “DEATH PLAYS THE PALACE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Dunlap, Susan, “THE LAW OF LOCAL KARMA” – BERKELEY NOIR
Dunlap, Susan, “QUALITY CONTROL” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Dunnett, Olivia, “THE WITNESS” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Durdević, Mirjana, “UNDERMARKET” – BELGRADE NOIR
Dusenbury, Patricia, “THE LAST THING HE REMEMBERED” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #6
Edwards, Martin, “THE OBSERVANCE OF TRIFLES” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Egan, Kevin, “THE TOMBS ANGEL” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Egan, Kevin, “MIDSUMMER’S NIGHT” EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Elman, Leslie, “THE SUMMER UNCLE CAT CAME TO STAY” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Elwood, Elizabeth, “THE HOMICIDAL UNDERSTUDY” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Evans, Mary Anna, “ALL BIG MEN ARE DREAMERS” – THE FAKING OF THE PRESIDENT
Faherty, Terence, “THE YELLOW FACE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Fallis, Gregory, “TERRIBLE IDEAS” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Fantaye, Girma T., “OF THE POET AND THE CAFÉ” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Fisher, Eve, “BROTHER’S KEEPER” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Fisseha, Rebecca, “OSTRICH” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Flaum, Jackie Ross, “TWO DEAD, TWO WOUNDED” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Flores, Gabriel, “MALA SUERTE” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Floyd, John M., “QUARTERBACK SNEAK” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Floyd, John M., “CROW’S NEST” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Floyd, John M., “MUSTANG SALLY” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Franklin, Tom, “HER JOB” – ALABAMA NOIR
Freeborn, Richard, “FAMILY HARMONY” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Freimor, Jacqueline, “THAT WHICH IS TRUE” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Fusilli, Jim, “ALBERT JANUARY AND HIS FIRST LOVE” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Garcés, Yuly Restrepo, “PABLO ESCOBAR” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Gardiner, Meg, “UNKNOWN CALLER” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Gardiner, Wayne J., “MISTAKEN IDENTITY” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Gardiner, Wayne J., “STRICTLY BUSINESS” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Garner, Anita Miller, “EXHAUSTION” – ALABAMA NOIR
Garza, Michelle &, Lason, Melissa, “BUITRE” – BOTH SIDES
Gatalica, Aleksandar, “PHANTOM OF THE NATIONAL THEATER” – BELGRADE NOIR
Gates, David Edgerley, “SECOND SIGHT” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Gaylin, Alison, “BURNING LOVE” – THE FAKING OF THE PRESIDENT
Gaylin, Alison, “THE GIFT” – HUSH COLLECTION
Gaylin, Alison &, Lippman, Laura, “THE FIXER” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Gazemba, Stanley, “TURN ON THE LIGHTS” – NAIROBI NOIR
Gerard, Sarah, “THE MIDNIGHT PREACHER” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Gerber, Daryl Wood, “NO FINAL ACT” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Gerritsen, Tess, “WHAT MY FATHER NEVER TOLD ME” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Gifford, Barry, “BARROOM BUTTERFLY” – BERKELEY NOIR
Giorgis, Hannah, “A DOUBLE-EDGED INHERITANCE” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Girma, Lelissa, “INSOMNIA” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Glenny, Misha, “THE RAT” – BELGRADE NOIR
Goffman, Barb, “DEAR EMILY ETIQUETTE” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Goffman, Barb, “EAT, DRINK, AND BE MURDERED” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Goldsworthy, Vesna, “HOW TO PICKLE A HEAD OF CABBAGE” – BELGRADE NOIR
Gore, Ariel, “NIGHTSHADE” – SANTA FE NOIR
Gore, Ariel, “MY SIMPLE PLAN” – THE NICOTINE CHRONICLES
Gore, Steven, “INFLECTION” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Gossom, Jr., Thom, “XENIA, QUEEN OF THE DARK” – ALABAMA NOIR
Graf, B.J., “DEUS EX MACHINA” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Grafton, Sue, “IF YOU WANT SOMETHING DONE RIGHT” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Greaves, Chuck, “THE DQ RULES” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Grigg, Paul, “MOSSAD RULES” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Groom, Winston, “MURDER AT THE GRAND HOTEL” – ALABAMA NOIR
Grooms, Anthony, “COME LIKE A THIEF” – ALABAMA NOIR
Guffey, Robert, “THE LOSER” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #6
Guha, Puja, “SOMEBODY ELSE’S GAME” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Guibord, Maurissa, “A VOICE FROM THE DARK” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Haas, Derek, “BENCHLEY” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Hadero, Meron, “KIND STRANGER” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Hagerty, David, “AN ERA OF INEQUALITY” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Hailemariam, Solomon, “NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Haines, Carolyn, “THE PRICE OF INDULGENCE” – ALABAMA NOIR
Hall, Rachel Howzell, “LITTLE THING” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Harbridge, Kim, “MAPS” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Harshman, Ben, “SOMETIMES IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Hart, Carolyn, “CASE OPEN” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Hart, Rob, “THE OTHER FOOT” – BOTH SIDES
Hegenberger, John, “THE MAGNIFICENT SCORE” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #6
Helms, Richard, “NOBLE ROT” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Heuner, Almuth, “BLACK LEGACY” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Hiekkapelto, Kati, “AN AD IN VEČERNJE NOVOSTI” – BELGRADE NOIR
Hill, Bonnie Hearn , “FELIZ NAVIDEAD” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Hill, Dixon, “NO POSTMAN, NO DOORBELL” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Hill, Edwin, “GOOD DECISIONS” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Hill, Owen, “RIGHTEOUS KILL” – BERKELEY NOIR
Hirahara, Naomi, “THE LAST HIBAKUSHA” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Hirahara, Naomi, “INFINITE LOOP” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Hockaday, Iris, “THE THUNDERSTORM” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Hockensmith, Steve, “THE LAST NOEL” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Hockensmith, Steve, “THE DEATH AND CARNAGE BOY” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Holt, M.J., “NO STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Hornsby, Wendy, “TEN YEARS, TWO DAYS, SIX HOURS” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Horowitz, Anthony, “CAMBERWELL CRACKERS” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Howard, Ravi, “THE GOOD THIEF” – ALABAMA NOIR
Hubbard, Ladee, “IT’S NOT LOCKED BECAUSE IT DON’T LOCK” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Hudson, Suzanne, “DEEPWATER, DARK HORIZONS” – ALABAMA NOIR
Hunt, Alaric, “BORROWED BRAINS” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Hunt, Sharon, “SILENT NIGHT” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Hurwitz, Gregg, THE LIST
Jackson-Opoku, Sandra, “SHE LOVED TROUBLE” – BOTH SIDES
Jakeman, Jane, “THE OXFORD GHOSTS” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Jamison, A.P. , “THE NINE DEATHS IN HAMLET?” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Jarvis, Sharon, “WHO KILLED WHAT’S HER NAME?” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Jennings, Maureen, “HEAT WAVE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Jergović, Miljenko, “THE CASE OF CLERK HINKO, A NOOSE, AND LUMINAL” – BELGRADE NOIR
Jeschonek, Robert, “THE MAKINGS OF A KILLER” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Johnson, Katie, “ALL EYES” – SANTA FE NOIR
Jones, Eleanor Cawood, “THE GREAT BEDBUG INCIDENT AND THE INVITATION OF DOOM” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Jovena, LaToya, “THE WINNER” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
June, Ana, “THE NIGHT OF THE FLOOD” – SANTA FE NOIR
Karr &, Wehner, “HERE IN TREMONIA” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Keeline, Kim, “CALIFORNIA FOLD’EM” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Keller, Julia, “ALL THAT BURNS THE MIND” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Kelner, Toni L.P., “NOW HIRING NASTY GIRLZ” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Kelner, Toni L.P., “RAGE WAREHOUSE – IRE PROOF” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Kennedy, Travis, “DUEL OF THE ACES” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Kibera, Ngumi, “THE NIGHT BEAT” – NAIROBI NOIR
Kimani, Peter, “BLOOD SISTER” – NAIROBI NOIR
King, E.E., “FUNERAL POTATOES” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
King, Laurie R., “TEN YEARS ON” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
King, Mercedes, “AN AGREEABLE WIFE FOR A SUITABLE HUSBAND” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Kirk, Shannon, “AMERICAN FIGUREHEAD” – BOTH SIDES
Kirkman, Isaac, “GROTESQUE CABARET” – BOTH SIDES
Kiunga, Winfred, “SHE DUG TWO GRAVES” – NAIROBI NOIR
Klovers, Maureen, “GUNS AND YOGA” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Kohler, Sheila, “OF ARMS AND WOMEN I SING” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Kombani, Kinyanjui, “ANDAKI” – NAIROBI NOIR
Koreto, R.J., “THE HOLLYWOOD GANGSTER” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Krieg, Joyce, “LAST CALL AT THE ZANZIBAR” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Krueger, William Kent, “BLUE MOON” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Lamb, Ellen Clair, “THE ASSISTANT” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Lang, Preston, “RUN ROSIE RUN” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Lansdale, Joe R. &, Lansdale, Kasey, “THE CASE OF THE WAILING GHOSTS” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Lantigua, John, “IN THE WAR ZONE OF THE HEART” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Lantigua, John, “THE HARDER THEY FALL” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Lantigua, John, “THE MAN FROM SCOTLAND YARD DANCES SALSA” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Larsen, Tom, “BUSCANDO TÚPAC” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Latragna, Christopher, “CALL IT SAD, CALL IT FUNNY” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Law, Janice, “THE CLIENT” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Lawson, B.V., “QUAKING IN MY BOOTS” – ALL DUE RESPECT 2020
Lawton, R.T., “RECKONING WITH YOUR HOST” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Lawton, R.T., “A MATTER OF VALUES” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Lee, Elizabeth, “WATERFALL” – SANTA FE NOIR
Lepionka, Kristen, “GUN PEOPLE” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Lethem, Mara Faye, “TWIN FLAMES” – BERKELEY NOIR
Levin, Doug, “TAMALES FOR SALE” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Lewin, Michael Z., “THE CARDS YOU’RE DEALT” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Light, Larry, “SCROLL DOWN” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Limón, Martin, “CHOW HALL” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Limprecht, Jane, “MAKE NEW FRIENDS, BUT KEEP THE OLD” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Linzner, Gordon, “SHOW AND ZELLER” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Lippman, Laura, “SLOW BURNER” – HUSH COLLECTION
Littlewood, Parker, “BUCK SOLVES THE CASE” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Long, Laird, “PAINT THE CLOWN RED” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #6
Lopez, Israel Francisco Haros, “LA LLORONA” – SANTA FE NOIR
López, Danny, “JACKKNIFE” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Lopresti, Robert, “SHANKS SAVES THE WORLD” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Lopresti, Robert, “SHANKS GET OUT THE VOTE” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Lopresti, Robert, “THE LIBRARY OF POISONVILLE” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Lopresti, Robert, “WORSE THAN DEATH” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #6
Lopresti, Robert, “THE CHARITY CASE” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Lovesey, Peter, “LADY LUCK” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Lovesey, Peter, “THE BITTER TRUTH” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Lucke, Margaret, “THUS WITH A KISS” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Lukas, Michael David, “DEAR FELLOW GRADUATES” – BERKELEY NOIR
Lyman-Thomas, Jaquelyn, “SUCH TRICKS AS THESE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Lynn, Sharon, “FINAL CURTAIN” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Malliet, G.M., “A MURDER AT MOREHEAD MEWS” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Mamatas, Nick, “EVERY MAN AND EVERY WOMAN IS A STAR” – BERKELELY NOIR
Mamatas, Nick, “EMPIRE” – BOTH SIDES
Mangeot, Robert, “LORD, SPARE THE BOTTOM-FEEDERS” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Mangeot, Robert, “ON LOAN FROM THE ARTIST” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Marceau, Cheryl, “THE MASK” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Maron, Margaret, “BY A HAIR” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Maron, Margaret, “THE REPLACEMENT” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Martin, Lee, “THE LUCKIEST MAN ALIVE” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Massey, Gale, “MARKED” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Matijević, Vladan, “A DIFFERENT PERSON” – BELGRADE NOIR
Maxey, Deborah, “THE ULTIMATE TIE-BREAKER” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Maxwell, Edith, “ONE TOO MANY” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
McCarthy, Keith, “THE PERFECT CRIME” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
McCormick, Wiliam Burton, “TWO TAXIS” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
McCormick, William Burton, “NIGHT TRAIN FOR BERLIN” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
McCormick, William Burton, “FAST FORWARD” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
McCrone, James, “NUMBERS DON’T LIE” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
McDonald, Craig, “CURB APPEAL” – COLUMBUS NOIR
McEwen, Madeline, “BENEVOLENT DICTATORSHIP” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
McFadden, Bernice L., “GOD’S WORK” – THE NICOTINE CHRONICLES
McGuire, Michael, “LOS COLORES” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
McHone, Mike, “A DRIVE-BY ON CHALMERS ROAD?” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
McPherson, Catriona, “MRS. TILLING’S MATCH” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
McPherson, Catriona, “THE FINISHING TOUCH” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
McTernan, Billie, “THE LABADI SUNSHINE BAR” – ACCRA NOIR
Mead, Tom, “THE INDIAN ROPE TRICK” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Menge, Elaine, “PLEIN AIR” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Mengiste, Maaza, “DUST, ASH, FLIGHT” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Meyer, Adam, “THE DO-GOODER” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Meyer, Adam, “TRUE CRIME” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Minichino, Camille, “THREE FUNNY THINGS HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO VOTE” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Moalim, Khalid, “LONG EARS” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Moniz, Tomas, “I BOYCOTT SANTA FE” – SANTA FE NOIR
Morton, Lisa, “A SÉANCE IN LIVERPOOL” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Mose, Caroline, “PLOT TEN” – NAIROBI NOIR
Mosley, Walter, “FEARLESS” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Muller, Marcia, “APRIL 13” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Mwachiro, Kevin, “NUMBER SITA” – NAIROBI NOIR
Myers, Amy, “AUGUSTE DIDIER AND THE MAD HATTER’S HATS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Neilson, Kimn, “STILL LIFE, REVIVING” – BERKELEY NOIR
Nethercott, Michael, “OLD ECHOES” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Nisbet, Jim , “BOY TOY” – BERKELEY NOIR
O’Mara, Tim, “VOTING BLOCK” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Oates, Joyce Carol, “CARDIFF, BY THE SEA” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Obregón, Nicolás , “COLIBRÍ” – BOTH SIDES
Ocansey, Kofi Blankson, “FANTASIA IN FANS AND FLAT SCREENS” – ACCRA NOIR
Oleksiw, Susan, “THE PLEDGE” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Olivas, Daniel A., “LOS OTROS COYOTES” – BOTH SIDES
Oltvanji, Oto, “UNDERNEATH IT ALL RUNS THE RIVER OF SADNESS” – BELGRADE NOIR
Oneya, Faith, “SAY YOU ARE NOT MY SON” – NAIROBI NOIR
Onjerika, Makena, “MATHREE” – NAIROBI NOIR
Onyango, Troy, “A SONG FROM A FORGOTTON PLACE” – NAIROBI NOIR
Ortalda, Claire, “THE RECIPE BOX” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Pachter, Josh, “THE ADVENTURE OF THE RED CIRCLES” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Pachter, Josh, “THE ADVENTURE OF THE BLACK-AND-BLUE CARBUNCLE” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Pachter, Josh, “THE STOPWATCH OF DEATH” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Pachter, Josh, “MUGGINS” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Page, Katherine Hall, “THE END OF THE LINE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Pandell, Lexi, “HILL HOUSE” – BERKELEY NOIR
Parker, Ann , “PURGED” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Parks, Brad, “A SCANDAL ON THE JERSEY SHORE” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Paul, B.A., “THE DRAGONFLY” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Pelayo, Cynthia, “THE LAMENT OF THE VEJIGANTE” – BOTH SIDES
Pendjiky, Jane, “FRUITING BODIES” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Percy, Benjamin, “HOUSE OF ASH” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Perry, Anne, “AN AFFAIRE OF INCONVENIENCE” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Phelan, Twist, “USED TO BE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Phillips, Gary, “Y2 EFFIN’ K” – THE FAKING OF THE PRESIDENT
Phillips, Gary, “HIGH SHERIFF BLUES” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Poulson, Christine, “BECAUSE YOU’RE WORTH IT” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Poulson, Christine, “CRUMBLE” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Powell, Graham, “PICTURES OF LILY” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Pronzini, Bill, “STROKE OF LUCK” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Pronzini, Bill, “THE LAST DIVE BAR” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Pronzini, Bill , “BONES” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Pronzini, Bill &, Malzberg, Barry N., “THE TUESDAY CURSE” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Quartey, Kwei, “THE STRANGE JUJU AFFAIR AT THE GACY MANSION” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Quon, Wynn, “ART IN PIECES” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Raichev, R.T., “RASSENDYLL’S GRAVE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Raichev, R.T., “THE OTHER IMELDA” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Rankin, Frank, “A MORAL ASSASSIN” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Read, Cornelia, “THE CASK OF LOS ALAMOS” – SANTA FE NOIR
Reed, Michele Bazan, “THE GHOST IN BALCONY B” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Reed, Wendy, “CUSTOM MEATS” – ALABAMA NOIR
Reich, James, “ME AND SAY DOG” – SANTA FE NOIR
Rendahl, Eileen, “A SPOONFUL OF POISON” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Renwick, Zandra, “KILLER BIZNEZ” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Reta, Adam, “OF BUNS AND HOWLS” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Reyes, Raquel V., “A STAR GOES DARK” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Richardson, Travis, “THE COST OF ETHICS” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Richmond, Michelle, “WHAT BRINGS YOU BACK HOME” – ALABAMA NOIR
Ridler, Jason S., “SHALLOW AND DEEP” – BERKELEY NOIR
Robidoux, Barbara, “BEHIND THE TORTILLA CURTAIN” – SANTA FE NOIR
Robinson, Peter, “AQUA VITA” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Robson, Merrilee, “EDIE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Robson, Merrilee, “NOT YOUR LOLITA” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Rockwood, K.M., “SECRETS TO THE GRAVE” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Rosales, Christopher David, “FAT TUESDAY” – BOTH SIDES
Roy, Lori, “CHUM IN THE WATER” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Rozan, S.J., “MOTHER OF EXILES” – THE FAKING OF THE PRESIDENT
Rozan, S.J., “CHIN YONG-YUN SETS THE DATE” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Rutter, Eric, “RAVEN STOLE THE SUN” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Ryan, Christopher, “HELLHOUNDS: HOLLYWOOD DEMONS” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Sackey, Anne, “INTENTIONAL CONSEQUENCES” – ACCRA NOIR
Sadler, Mark, “AT THE COAL FACE” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
SaFranko, Mark, “FROGMAN” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Sagan, Miriam , “HUNGER” – SANTA FE NOIR
Sallis, James, “THE BEAUTY OF SUNSETS” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Salzer, Susan, “FINAL THOUGHTS” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Sanders, Yolanda Tonette, “THE VALLEY” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Sanville, Terry, “PRO BONO” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Sauer, Lee , “A DEATH IN SHUBERT ALLEY” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Savage, Tom, “BEST PERFORMANCE”- AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Schrefer, Eliot, “WINGS BEATING” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Scott, J. Todd, “WAW KIWULIK” – BOTH SIDES
Scotti, Anna, “WHAT THE MORNING NEVER SUSPECTED” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Segura, Alex, “90 MILES” – BOTH SIDES
Sekaran, Shanthi, “EAT YOUR PHEASANT, DRINK YOUR WINE” – BERKELEY NOIR
Seyoum, Bewketu, “UNDER THE MINIBUS CELILING” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Sharah, Jehane, “WORDS DON’T KILL” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Shaw, Johnny, “FUNDIDO” – BOTH SIDES
Shea, Kieran, “PAYING IT OFF” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Shifferaw, Mahtem, “THE BLUE SHADOW” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Sibi-Okumu, J.E., “BELONGING” – NAIROBI NOIR
Simmons, Shawn Reilly, “DANCE ON FIRE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Simpson, Nancy Pauline, “THE AMPUTATION PIT” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Skrobonja, Goran, “ALTER EGO, INC.” – BELGRADE NOIR
Slan, Joanna Campbell, “THE COLOR OF ENVY” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Slaughter, Lynn, “MISSED CUE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Smith, Julie, “WHODAT HEIST” – DEADLY ANNIVERSARIES
Smith, Patrick, “THE SITUATION” – ACCRA NOIR
Snowden, Faye, “ONE BULLET, ONE VOTE” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Staincliffe, Cath, “THE LINE” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Stojak, Mary, “THE KILLING WINDS” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Stojiljković, Dejan, “NEON BLUES” – BELGRADE NOIR
Surrisi, C.M., “YOU KNOW HOW ACTRESSES ARE” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Sweeney, Elliot F., “MRS. WHITE HART” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Tafa, Teferi Nigussie, “AGONY OF THE CONGESTED HEARTH” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Taku, Ashibe, “THE DASHING JOKER” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Tasker, Michael Caleb, “SOMETHING OFF” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Taylor, Art, “THE BOY DETECTIVE AND THE SUMMER OF ’74” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Taylor, Art, “BURYING THE BONE” – CRIPPEN & LANDRU HOLIDAY
Taylor, Art, “ALL TOMORROW’S PARTIES” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Templeton, Robin, “TRUE COLORS” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Thielman, Mark, “THE WRECK OF THE EDWARD FITZSIMMONS” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Thielman, Mark, “THE CASE FOR THE CEREAL KILLER” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Thielman, Mark, “A BEASTLY TRIAL” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Tinti, Hannah, “PARK AND PLAY” – THE NICOTINE CHRONICLES
Tippee, Bob, “A BIAS FOR ACTION” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Tippee, Bob, “YOU SAID THIS WAS BUSINESS” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Tipton, James, “ON THE BANKS OF THE STYX” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Todd, Marilyn, “NIGHTS IN WHITE SATIN” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Todd, Marilyn, “BEYOND THE TREE LINE” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Todd, Marilyn, “BURNING DESIRE” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Togneri, Elaine, “FIVE WORDS” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Tolnay, Tom, “RHODODENDRON” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Torres, Steven, “THE CARE OF WIDOWS AND ORPHANS” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Townsdin, Linda, “RE-ENTRY” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Tucher, Albert, “J.D.L.R.” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Turnbull, Peter, “THE BANKS OF THE OUSE” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Turnbull, Peter, “THERE WAS AN OLD WOMAN” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Twum, Adjoa, “SHAPE-SHIFTERS” – ACCRA NOIR
Unger, Lisa, “ONLY YOU” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Unger, Lisa, “LET HER BE” – HUSH COLLECTION
Valjan, Gabriel, “GOODBYE, BEAUTIFUL” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Valjan, Gabriel, “ELYSIAN FIELDS” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
Vidro, Arthur, “ASK FRED THE USHER” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Viloria, Hida, “SOS SEX” – SANTA FE NOIR
Vincent, Bev, “KANE AND THE CANDIDATE” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Vincent, Bev, “THE FUGITIVE WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
Voorhis, Carrie, “THE FANDANCER’S FIRST MURDER” – CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN’
wa Ngũgĩ, Wanjikũ , FOR OUR MOTHERS” – NAIROBI NOIR
wa Thiong’o, Ngũgĩ , “THE HERMIT IN THE HELMET” – NAIROBI NOIR
Waggett, Gerard J., “UP THE CHIMNEY HE ROSE” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Walker, Joseph S., “ETTA AT THE END OF THE WORLD” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Walker, Joseph S., “CHASING DIAMONDS” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Wallace, Daniel, “TRIPTYCH” – ALABAMA NOIR
Walsh, Candace, “THE SANDBOX STORY” – SANTA FE NOIR
Walsh, Mo, “DEATH TAKES A BOW” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Warah, Rasna, “HAVE ANOTHER ROTI” – NAIROBI NOIR
Ware, Ruth, “SNOWFLAKES” – HUSH COLLECTION
Warren, James Lincoln, “DEAL WITH THE DEVIL” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Warren, James Lincoln, “THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORTHRIDGE BILKER” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Washington, Shauna, “ALTERNATE REALITY” – AHMM JAN-FEB 2020
Washington, Shauna, “A PAGEANT TO DIE FOR” – AHMM – NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
Watson, Brad, “LAUGHING BOY,” CROOKED GIRL” – ALABAMA NOIR
Watson, Sterling, “EXTRAORDINARY THINGS” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Weikart, Jim, “THE FROG” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Weinman, Sarah, “LIMITED LIABILITY” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Welles, Violet, “ROUND-TRIP RUNAWAYS” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Wellington, Darryl Lorenzo, “THE HOMELESS DETECTIVE” – SANTA FE NOIR
Welsh-Huggins, Andrew, “GOING PLACES” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Welsh-Huggins, Andrew, “HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Welsh-Huggins, Andrew, “THE WHOLE STORY” – BLACK CAT MYSTERY MAGAZINE #7
White, Stormy, “THE SENTENCING CONUNDRUM” – LOW DOWN DIRTY VOTE: VOLUME 2
Wiley, Cathy, “THE PROBLEM WITH OPEN-ENDED INVITATIONS” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Williamson, Bob, “MINUET AT THE SILVER GOOSE” – MYSTERY WEEKLY MAGAZINE
Wilson, Matthew, “THE WRETCHED STRANGERS” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Wilson, Jr., L.A., “THE LAST TRUE LOVE” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Wimer, John G., “PROBABLE CAUSE” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Wishnia, Kenneth, “BRIDE OF TORCHES” – AHMM MAR-APRIL 2020
Woodson, Stacy, “MARY POPPINS DIDN’T HAVE TATTOOS” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Woodson, Stacy, “SUNNYSIDE” – INVITATION TO MURDER
Wright, A.J., “ENDING IT ALL” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Wright, Carol L., “METHOD FOR MURDER” – MYSTERY MOST THEATRICAL
Wu, Fei, “BEIJINGLE ALL THE WAY” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Yarbo, Chelsea Quinn, “A CASE OF MISTAKEN IDENTITY” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Yocum, Robin, “THE SATIN FOX” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Yohannes, Linda, “KEBELE ID” – ADDIS ABABA NOIR
Zafris, Nancy, “FOREIGN STUDY” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Zeltserman, Dave, “LIGHT A LIGHTNING BOLT” – EQMM MARCH-APRIL 2020
Zeltserman, Dave, “PAST DUE” – AHMM SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Zelvin, Elizabeth, “REUNION” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Ziskin, James W., “THE TWENTY-FIVE YEAR ENGAGEMENT” – IN LEAGUE WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES
Žurić, Vule, “THE MAN WHO WASN’T MARS” – BELGRADE NOIR

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Best Juvenile

Appleton, Victor, THE SPYBOT INVASION
Bachmann, Stefan, CINDERS AND SPARROWS
Bard, Breena, TRESPASSERS
Bean, Brett, KINGDOM CAPER #1: ZOO PATROL SQUAD
Beck, Josh &, Mitchell, Saundra, CAMP MURDERFACE
Biberdorf, Kate, DRAGONS VS. UNICORNS – KATE THE CHEMIST
Biberdorf, Kate, KATE THE CHEMIST: THE GREAT ESCAPE
Bishop, Jenn, THINGS YOU CAN’T SAY
Bond, Victoria, ZORA AND ME: THE SUMMONER
Bondor-Stone, Annabeth &, White, Connor, THE STORY PIRATES PRESENT: QUEST FOR THE CRYSTAL CROWN
Bosch, Pseudonymous, UNBELIEVABLE OLIVER AND THE SAWED-IN HALF DADS
Bowles, David, 13TH STREET #1: BATTLE OF THE BAD-BREATH BATS
Bowles, David, 13TH STREET #2: THE FIRE-BREATHING FERRET FIASCO
Bowles, David, 13TH STREET #3: CLASH OF THE CACKLING COUGARS
Bowles, David, 13TH STREET #4: THE SHOCKING SHARK SHOWDOWN
Bradley, Fleur, MIDNIGHT AT THE BARCLAY HOTEL
Brouwer, Sigmund, CLAN
Bunce, Elizabeth C., PREMEDITATED MYRTLE
Bunce, Elizabeth C., HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MYRTLE
Calabrese, Keith, CONNECT THE DOTS
Callaghan, Cindy, SALTWATER SECRETS
Carter, Ally, WINTERBORNE HOME FOR VENGEANCE AND VALOR
Chan, Weng Wai, LIZARD’S TALE
Chari, Sheela, THE UNEXPLAINABLE DISAPPEARANCE OF MARS PATEL
Chewins, Hayley, THE SISTERS OF STRAYGARDEN PLACE
Condie, Ally &, Reichs, Brendan, THE TORCHBEARERS
Cornett, Doug, FINALLY SOMETHING MYSTERIOUS
Currie, Lindsay, SCRITCH SCRATCH
Curtle, Lucinda, GHOSTOLOGY: A TRUE REVELATION OF SPIRITS, GHOULS AND HAUNTINGS
Davis, Jacky &, Soman, David, AGENT LION
Dixon, Franklin W., BUG-NAPPED
Dixon, Franklin W., A TREACHEROUS TIDE
Dixon, Franklin W., SEA LIFE SECRETS
DuBois, Paul &, Swender, Jennifer, THE CANDY CAPER CASE
Edge, Christopher, THE LONGEST NIGHT OF CHARLIE NOON
Elphinstone, Abi, CASPER TOCK AND THE EVERDARK WINGS
Feinstein, John, GAME CHANGERS
Fisher, Catherine, THE CLOCKWORK CROW
Ford, Gilbert, THE MYSTERIOUS MESSENGER
Fox, Janet, THE ARTIFACT HUNTERS
Frederick, Heather Vogel, REALLY TRULY
Gallanosa, Primo, HEY WHO MADE THIS MESS?
Gibbs, Stuart, TYRANNOSAURUS WRECKS
Gibbs, Stuart, SPY SCHOOL REVOLUTION
Giff, Patricia Reilly, MYSTERIES ON ZOO LANE #1: MEET THE CREW AT THE ZOO
Giles, Lamar, THE LAST MIRROR ON THE LEFT
Ginns, Russell, SAMANTHA SPINNER AND THE BOY IN THE BALL
Goerz, Gillian, SHIRLEY AND JAMILA SAVE THEIR SUMMER
Gray, Kristin L., THE AMELIA SIX
Green, John Patrick, INVESTIGATORS
Greenfield, A.B., RA THE MIGHTY: THE CROCODILE CAPER
Greenslade, Frances, RED FOX ROAD
Hannigan, Kate, MASK
Hapka, Cathy, BASIL AND THE LIBRARY GHOST
Heidicker Christian McKay &, Shivering, William, THIEVES OF WEIRDWOOD
Hest, Amy, THE SUMMER WE FOUND THE BABY
Hicks, Deron, THE REMBRANDT CONSPIRACY
HMH, , CHASING PAPER CAPER
Hollingsworth, Alyssa, THE INVISIBLE BOY
Horowitz, Anthony, NIGHTSHADE
Hutchinson, Barry, NIGHT OF THE LIVING TED
Hymas, Allison K., THE EXPLORER’S CODE
James, Laura, FABIO THE WORLD’S GREATEST FLAMINGO DETECTIVE: MYSTERY ON THE OSTRICH EXPRESS
Jocelyn, Marthe, THE BODY UNDER THE PIANO
Johnston, Mike, CONFESSIONS OF A DORK LORD
Kassner, Heather, THE FOREST OF STARS
Keene, Carolyn, THE VANISHING STATUE
Keene, Carolyn, THE BIG ISLAND BURGLARY
Kephart, Beth, THE GREAT UPENDING
Key, Watt, BEAST: FACE-TO-FACE WITH THE FLORIDA BIGFOOT
King, Wesley, SARA AND THE SEARCH FOR NORMAL
Klise, Kate, DON’T CHECK OUT THIS BOOK!
Korman, Gordon, NOTORIOUS
Kraus, Daniel, THEY THREW US AWAY
Krys, M.K., THIS TOWN IS NOT ALL RIGHT
Kyi, Tanya Lloyd, ME AND BANKSY
LaReau, Kara, RISE OF ZOMBERT
Lashner, William , ELIZABETH WEBSTER AND THE PORTAL OF DOOM
Leonard, M.G. &, Sedgman, Sam, THE HIGHLAND FALCON THIEF: ADVENTURES ON TRAINS #1
Lloyd, Natalie, THE PROBLIM CHILDREN: ISLAND IN THE STARS
Long, Susan Hill, JOSIE BLOOM AND THE EMERGENCY OF LIFE
Lupica, Mike, THE HALL OF FAME HEIST
Mabbitt, Will, EMBASSY OF THE DEAD
Magaziner, Lauren, CASE CLOSED #3: HAUNTING AT THE HOTEL
Marks, Janae, FROM THE DESK OF ZOE WASHINGTON
McDonald, Andrew, REAL PIGEONS FIGHT CRIME (BOOK 1)
McDonald, Briana, PEPPER’S RULES FOR SECRET SLEUTHING
McMullen, Beth, LOLA BENKO, TREASURE HUNTER
Merritt, Kory, NO PLACE FOR MONSTERS
Messenger, Shannon, UNLOCKED BOOK 8.5
Messner, Kate, CHIRP
Milford, Kate, THIEF KNOT
Nesbet, Anne, DARING DARLENE, QUEEN OF THE SCREEN
Nobel, Julia, THE SECRET OF WHITE STONE GATE
Nugent, Carly, THE PEACOCK DETECTIVE
O’Hearn, Kate, THE MISSING
Okorafor, Nnedi, IKENGA
Oppel, Kenneth, BLOOM
Oppel, Kenneth, HATCH
Orton, Katherine, NEVERTELL
Otheguy, Emma, SECRETS OF THE SILVER LION
Patrick, Cat, TORNADO BRAIN
Pellicioli, Anna, SONG OF THE OLD CITY
Ponti, James, CITY SPIES
Preus, Margi, THE SILVER BOX
Reynolds, J.H., MONSTERSTREET #4: CAMP OF NO RETURN
Riess, Natalie &, Goetter, Sara, DUNGEON CRITTERS
Riley, James, THE FUTURE KING
Rinker, Jess, THE DARE SISTERS
Robertson, David A. , THE BARREN GROUNDS
Ruby, Laura, YORK: THE MAP OF STARS
Rushby, Allison, THE MULBERRY TREE
Salerni, Dianne K., ELEANOR, ALICE, AND THE ROOSEVELT GHOSTS
Savage, Melissa, NESSIE QUEST
Shibutani, Maia & Alex &, Schusterman, Michelle, MYSTERY OF THE MASKED MEDALIST
Short, Summer Rachel, THE MUTANT MUSHROOM TAKEOVER
Smith, Ronald L., GLOOM TOWN
Souders, Taryn, COOP KNOWS THE SCOOP
Stein, Joshua David, THE INVISIBLE ALPHABET
Taylor, Thomas, GARGANTIS
The Fan Brothers, (Eric, Terry & Devin Fan), THE BARNABUS PROJECT
Tidhar, Lavie, THE CANDY MAFIA
Tremi, Renee, SHERLOCK BONES AND THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
Tubb, Kristin O’Donnell, THE STORY SEEKER
Uhrig, Betsy, DOUBLE THE DANGER AND ZERO ZUCCHINI
White, J.A., SHADOW SCHOOL #2: DEHAUNTING
Ying, Victoria, CITY OF SECRETS
Zurcher, Andrew, TWELVE NIGHTS

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Best Young Adult

Albert, Melissa, THE NIGHT COUNTRY
Alender, Katie, THE COMPANION
Alison, Lorence, SOLSTICE: A TROPICAL HORROR COMEDY
Altebrando, Tara, TAKE ME WITH YOU
Angelini, Josephine, WHAT SHE FOUND IN THE WOODS
Anstey, Cindy, DEADLY CURIOUS
Arcos, Carrie, SKYWATCHERS
Arsenault, Emily, ALL THE PRETTY THINGS
Barnes, Jennifer Lynn, THE INHERITANCE GAMES
Bartlett, Claire Eliza, THE GOOD GIRLS
Bass, Alexis, AN EDUCATION IN RUIN
Black, Teri Bailey, CHASING STARLIGHT
Brewer, Z., INTO THE REAL
Brodsky, Demetra, LAST GIRLS
Brown, Savannah, THE TRUTH ABOUT KEEPING SECRETS
Buxbaum, Julie, ADMISSION
Caine, Rachel, HONOR LOST
Caletti, Deb, GIRL, UNFRAMED
Cardinal, Ann Dávila, CATEGORY FIVE
Cesare, Adam, CLOWN IN A CORNFIELD
Clarke, Cassandra Rose, FORGET THIS EVER HAPPENED
Das, Mintie, BROWN GIRL GHOSTED
de la Cruz, Melissa, THE QUEEN’S ASSASSIN
del Rosario, Juleah , TURTLE UNDER ICE
Deonn, Tracy, LEGENDBORN
Ellis, Kat, HARROW LAKE
Falkoff, Michelle, HOW TO PACK FOR THE END OF THE WORLD
Faring, Sara, WHITE FOX
Flynn, L.E., ALL EYES ON HER
Frick, Kit, I KILLED ZOE SPANOS
Gier, Kerstin, A CASTLE IN THE CLOUDS
Goodman, Sarah, EVENTIDE
Henry, April, THE GIRL IN THE WHITE VAN
Hesse, Monica, THE WENT LEFT
Hill, Janet, LUCY CRISP AND THE VANISHING HOUSE
Hillyer, Lexa, FROZEN BEAUTY
Hofmeyr, David, THE BETWEEN
Hur, June , SILENCE OF BONES
Ichaso, Chelsea, LITTLE CREEPING THINGS
Jackson, Holly, A GOOD GIRL’S GUIDE TO MURDER
Jackson, Tiffany D., GROWN
Joelson, Penny, THE GIRL WHO WASN’T THERE
Johnson, Kim, THIS IS MY AMERICA
Johnson, Maureen, THE HAND ON THE WALL
Kamal, Sheena, FIGHT LIKE A GIRL
Kincaid, S.J., THE NEMESIS
Klune, T.J., THE EXTRAORDINARIES
Kraus, Daniel, BENT HEAVENS
LaCour, Nina, WATCH OVER ME
Lake, Nick, NOWHERE ON EARTH
Laurens, Sasha, A WICKED MAGIC
Laurin, Katherine, THESE VENGEFUL HEARTS
Lisbon, Zara, FAKE PLASTIC WORLD
Littman, Sarah Darer, DEEPFAKE
Liu, Jennie, LIKE SPILLED WATER
Lumbard, Rabiah York, NO TRUE BELIEVERS
Mac, Carrie, WILDFIRE
Maniscalo, Kerri, KINGDOM OF THE WICKED
Mather, Adriana, HUNTING NOVEMBER
McCrina, Amanda, TRAITOR
McFall, Claire, THE LAST WITNESS
McGinnis, Mindy, BE NOT FAR FROM ME
McManus, Karen, ONE OF US IS NEXT
McManus, Karen M., THE COUSINS
Miller, Samuel, REDEMPTION PREP
Morgan, Kass &, Paige, Danielle, THE RAVENS
Murphy, Emily, SPLINTERS OF SCARLET
Narvaez, Richie, HOLLY HERNANDEZ AND THE DEATH OF DISCO
Nijkamp, Marieke, EVEN IF WE BREAK
Ormsbee, Kathryn, THE SULLIVAN SISTERS
Ostow, Micol, NANCY DREW: THE CURSE
Page, Nathan, THE MONTAGUE TWINS: THE WITCH’S HAND
Peacock, Kathleen, YOU WERE NEVER HERE
Portes, Andrea, THIS IS NOT A GHOST STORY
Power, Rory, BURN OUR BODIES DOWN
Preston, Natasha, THE TWIN
Reid, Raziel, FOLLOWERS
Reilly, Matthew, THE SECRET RUNNERS
Richards, Natalie D., FIVE TOTAL STRANGERS
Rissi, Anica Mrose, NOBODY KNOWS BUT YOU
Roehrig, Caleb, THE FELL OF DARK
Romasco-Moore, Maria , SOME KIND OF ANIMAL
Rossi, Veronica, REBEL SPY
Ryan, Tom, I HOPE YOU’RE LISTENING
Sarif, Shamim, THE SHADOW MISSION
Schachte, Kylie, YOU’RE NEXT
Scholte, Astrid, THE VANISHING DEEP
Shippen, Lauren, A NEON DARKNESS
Siegert, Mia, SOMEBODY TOLD ME
Simmons, Kristen, SCAMMED
Sparks, Lily, TEEN KILLERS CLUB
Stone, Nic, DEAR JUSTYCE
Stork, Francisco X., ILLEGAL
Suvada, Emily, THIS VICIOUS CURE
Swiller, Josh, BRIGHT SHINING WORLD
Takaoka, Shannon, EVERYTHING I THOUGHT I KNEW
Tate, Meredith, THE LAST CONFESSION OF AUTUMN CASTERLY
Thomas, Aiden, CEMETERY BOYS
Tintera, Amy, ALL THESE MONSTERS
Tyler, Bridget, THE SURVIVOR
Urban, Diana, ALL YOUR TWISTED SECRETS
Valett, Ann, CLIQUE BAIT
VanderMeer, Jeff, A PECULIAR PERIL
Ward, Kaitlin, LIE TO ME
Waters, Erica , GHOST WOOD SONG
Wein, Elizabeth, THE ENIGMA GAME
Weisenberg, Marit, THE INSOMNIACS
West, Hannah, THE BITTERWINE OATH
Williams, Kate, FOR BETTER OR CURSED
Young, Suzanne, GIRLS WITH RAZOR HEARTS
Zdrok, Jodie Lynn, SENSATIONAL

 

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Best TV Episode

Ayshford, Blake, “THE FLARE” – MYSTERY ROAD
Barrios, Jr., Alfredo, “MONDAYS ARE FOR MURDER” – MAGNUM P.I
Basgallop, Tony, “JERICHO” – SERVANT
Bedford, Kodie, “BROKEN” – MYSTERY ROAD
Biederman, Ian, “FOG OF WAR” – BLUE BLOODS
Blake, Peter, “PILOT” – EL CANDIDATO
Blauner, Peter, “ETERNAL RELIEF FROM PAIN” – LAW & ORDER: SVU
Blauner, Peter &, Leight, Warren, “THE LONGEST NIGHT OF RAIN” – LAW & ORDER: SVU
Bomback, Mark, “JOB” – DEFENDING JACOB
Brocklehurst, Danny, “EPISODE ONE” – THE STRANGER
Burns, Brian, “THE FIRST 100 DAYS” – BLUE BLOODS
Charbonnet, Ashley, “THE NIGHT HAS EYES” – MAGNUM P.I.
Ciapciak, Jack, “RECKLESS” – BLUE BLOODS
Coulam, Daisy, “EPISODE 1” – DEADWATER FELL
Coulam, Daisy, “EPISODE 2” – DEADWATER FELL
Coulam, Daisy, “EPISODE 3” – DEADWATER FELL
Coulam, Daisy, “EPISODE 4” – DEADWATER FELL
Covarrubias, John, “B.F.O.” – HIGHTOWN
Cox, Deb, “MISS FISHER AND THE CRYPT OF TEARS” – MISS FISHER’S MURDER MYSTERIES
Cutter, Rebecca, “#BLESSED” – HIGHTOWN
Cutter, Rebecca, “SEVERELY WEATHERBEATEN” – HIGHTOWN
Cutter, Rebecca, “LOVE YOU LIKE A SISTER” – HIGHTOWN
Dick, Leonard, “ALL THAT WAS LOST” – TRUTH BE TOLD
Farley, Ryan, “REBELLION DOGS” – HIGHTOWN
Fedak, Chris &, Sklaver, Sam; Peterson, Elizabeth, “LIKE FATHER…” – PRODIGAL SON
Fletcher, Charlie, “PEOPLE CAN CHANGE” – SANCTUARY
Fox, Dana &, Resnik, Dara, “MAGIC HOUR” – HOME BEFORE DARK
Gatiss, Markk &, Moffat, Steven, “THE RULES OF THE BEAST” – DRACULA
Gavin, Jonathan, “EPISODE 2” – THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS
Gavin, Jonathan, “EPISODE 4” – THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS
Gavin, Jonathan, “EPISODE 5” – THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS
Harper, Jordan, “THE BEST YOU’LL FEEL ALL DAY” – HIGHTOWN
Hill, Joe &, Coleite, Aron Eli, “WELCOME TO MATHESON” – LOCKE AND KEY
Hurst-Mendoza, Monet &, Yellen, Brianna, “REDEMPTION IN HER CORNER” – LAW & ORDER: SVU
Jones, Kelly, “EPISODE 3” – DES
Kelley, David E., “PILOT” – BIG SKY
Kripke, Eric, “THE BIG RIDE” – THE BOYS
Laws, Mary, “PORT FOURCHON, LA” – MONSTERLAND
Lee, Timothy, “ARTIFACTS” – MYSTERY ROAD
Lynch, Sarah-Kate, STICK TO THE PLAN” – THE SOUNDS
Lynch, Sarah-Kate, “OPEN WATER” – THE SOUNDS
MacLean, Danielle, “TO LIVE WITH THE LIVING” – MYSTERY ROAD
Manning, Molly, “THE WHITE WHALE” – HIGHTOWN
Martin, Julie &, Leight, Warren, “REMEMBER ME IN QUARANTINE” – LAW & ORDER: SVU
McCormick, Kathy, “GRUDGE” – FBI: MOST WANTED
McGregor, Steven, “THE ROAD” – MYSTERY ROAD
McGregor, Steven &, Ayshford, Blake, “WHAT YOU DO NOW” – MYSTERY ROAD
Monahan, Ellie, “WE GOTTA GO NOW” – THE BOYS
Morton, John, “PHOTOCHEMISTRY” – DEAD STILL
Morton, John, “DEVELOPMENT” – DEAD STILL
Morton, John, “DAGUERREOTYPE” – DEAD STILL
Morton, John, “CAMERA OBSCURA” – DEAD STILL
Morton, John, “SNUFF” – DEAD STILL
Morton, John, “ONLY MEMORIES REMAIN” – DEAD STILL
Murray, Chris, “THE DEADLY DANCE – PART 1” – AGATHA RAISIN
Murray, Chris, “THE DEADLY DANCE – PART 2” – AGATHA RAISIN
Musarra, Schiaffino, “EPISODE 1” – WE GOT THIS
Neal, Luke, “EPISODE 1” – DES
Neal, Luke, “EPISODE 2” – DES
Norris, Cortney, “EVERYBODY’S GOT A COUSIN IN MIAMI” – HIGHTOWN
O’Connor, Siobhan Byrne, “WHERE THE TRUTH LIES” – BLUE BLOODS
O’Connor, Siobhan Byrne, “FAMILY SECRETS” – BLUE BLOODS
Petzal, Sophie, “DEEP WATER” – BLOOD
Petzal, Sophie, “COMMUNION” – BLOOD
Pope, Jeff, “SIXTY FIVE SECONDS” – A CONFESSION
Pope, Jeff, “DO YOU WANT ANOTHER ONE” – A CONFESSION
Pope, Jeff, “INTO THE WILD” – A CONFESSION
Pope, Jeff, “NO WINNERS” – A CONFESSION
Pope, Jeff, “IS THAT WHAT WE WANT?” – A CONFESSION
Pope, Jeff , “BEFORE EVERYTHING ELSE” – A CONFESSION
Richardson, Anselm, “THE BLOODY DOORS OFF” – THE BOYS
Riley, Kevin, “THE PUZZLE PALACE” – BLUE BLOODS
Riley, Kevin &, Solomon, Allie, “CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR” – BLUE BLOODS
Rosenberg, Craig, “OVER THE HILL WITH THE SWORDS OF A THOUSAND MEN” – THE BOYS
Rosenberg, Craig, “BUTCHER, BAKER, CANDLESTICK MAKER” – THE BOYS
Saltzman, Michael, “NOTHING LIKE IT IN THE WORLD” – THE BOYS
Sampson, Nic &, Balme, Tim, “THE POWER OF STEAM” – THE BROKENWOOD MYSTERIES
Smith, Philip &, Hall, Pip, “EPISODE 1” – ONE LANE BRIDGE
Solomon, Allie &, Wade, Kevin, “HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT” – BLUE BLOODS
Sonnenshine, Rebecca, “PROPER PREPARATION AND PLANNING” – THE BOYS
Sonnenshine, Rebecca, “WHAT I KNOW” – THE BOYS
Sweren, Richard, “RAMPAGE” – FBI: MOST WANTED
Taylor, Nicole, “CHANCE ENCOUNTER” – THE NEST
Truly, Daniel, “VESTED INTERESTS” – BLUE BLOODS
Walker, Sarah, “EPISODE 1” – THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS
Walker, Sarah, “EPISODE 3” – THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS
Walker, Sarah, “EPISODE 6” – THE SECRETS SHE KEEPS
Welsh, Paul &, Walter, Madeline, “DILLMAN” – BROOKLYN NINE-NINE

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Robert L. Fish Memorial Award

Aspaas, Bryon F., “TÁCHII’NII: RED RUNNING IN THE WATER” – SANTA FE NOIR
Bancroft, Colette, “THE BITE” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Barcus, N.W., “THE WORKAHOLIC” – EQMM MAY-JUNE 2020
Best, Daniel, “TAKE THE WHEEL” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Burge, Ted, “THE RED TAXI” – AHMM JULY-AUGUST
Castillo, Luis, “LOCAL WATERS” – TAMPA BAY NOIR
Hockaday, Iris, “THE THUNDERSTORM” – EQMM JULY-AUGUST
Johnson, Katie, “ALL EYES” – SANTA FE NOIR
Jovena, LaToya, “THE WINNER” – EQMM NOVEMBER-DECEMBER
June, Ana, “THE NIGHT OF THE FLOOD” – SANTA FE NOIR
Lee, Elizabeth, “WATERFALL” – SANTA FE NOIR
Moalim, Khalid, “LONG EARS” – COLUMBUS NOIR
Neilson, Kimn, “STILL LIFE, REVIVING” – BERKELEY NOIR
Paul, B.A., “THE DRAGONFLY” – EQMM JAN-FEB 2020
Viloria, Hida, “SOS SEX” – SANTA FE NOIR
Walsh, Candace, “THE SANDBOX STORY” – SANTA FE NOIR
Welles, Violet, “ROUND-TRIP RUNAWAYS” – EQMM AUGUST-SEPTEMBER
Wimer, John G., “PROBABLE CAUSE” – AHMM MAY-JUNE 2020

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Mary Higgins Clark Award

Addison, Esme, A SPELL FOR TROUBLE
Alexander, Ellie, NOTHING BUNDT TROUBLE
Alexander, Ellie, WITHOUT A BREW
Alexander, Tasha, IN THE SHADOW OF VESUVIUS
Andrews, Donna, THE FALCON ALWAYS WINGS TWICE
Andrews, Donna, THE GIFT OF THE MAGPIE
Avon, Joy, IN COLD CHAMOMILE
Baker, Bree, CLOSELY HARBORED SECRETS
Bateman, Daisy, MURDER GOES TO MARKET
Black, Laura Gail, FOR WHOM THE BOOK TOLLS
Blackburn, Maggie, LITTLE BOOKSHOP OF MURDER
Brady, Eileen, SADDLED WITH MURDER
Brook, Allison, CHECKED OUT FOR MURDER
Bruns, Catherine, IT CANNOLI BE MURDER
Bryan, Mollie Box, GOODNIGHT MOO
Budewitz, Leslie, THE SOLACE OF BAY LEAVES
Burdette, Lucy, THE KEY LIME CRIME
Byron, Ellen, MURDER IN THE BAYOU BONEYARD
Calder, Eve, SUGAR AND VICE
Calkins, Susanna, THE FATE OF A FLAPPER
Chien, Vivien, EGG DROP DEAD
Chien, Vivien, KILLER KUNG PAO
Chow, Jennifer J., MIMI LEE GETS A CLUE
Collins, Kate, A BIG FAT GREEK MURDER
Connolly, Sheila, FATAL ROOTS
Conroy, Vivian, FOR LETTER OR WORSE
Conte, Cate, A WHISKER OF A DOUBT
Cox, Susan, THE MAN IN THE MICROWAVE OVEN
Delany, Vicki, THERE’S A MURDER AFOOT
Dennison, Hannah, DEATH AT HIGH TIDE
Duncan, Elizabeth J., ON DEADLY TIDES
Eaton, J.C., BROADCAST 4 MURDER
Evans, Mary Anna , WRECKED
Flower, Amanda, MUMS AND MAYHEM
Fox, Sarah, THE MALT IN OUR STARS
Fredericks, Mariah, DEATH OF AN AMERICAN BEAUTY
Freeman, Dianne, A LADY’S GUIDE TO MISCHIEF AND MURDER
French, Nicci, HOUSE OF CORRECTION
Gates, Eva, A DEATH LONG OVERDUE
Gerard, Anna, PEACHY SCREAM
Gilbert, Victoria, BOUND FOR MURDER
Gilbert, Victoria, BOOKED FOR DEATH
Gilbert, Victoria, A DEADLY EDITION
Goodman, Carol, THE SEA OF LOST GIRLS
Hall, Rachel Howzell, AND NOW SHE’S GONE
Harris, Sherry, ABSENCE OF ALICE
Hart, Elsa, THE CABINETS OF BARNABY MAYNE
Hutton, Callie, A STUDY IN MURDER
Johnson, Sara E., THE BONES REMEMBER
Jones, Tanen, THE BETTER LIAR
Kelly, Diane, DEAD IN THE DOORWAY
Keown, Audrey, MURDER AT HOTEL 1911
Kincaid, Harper, TO KILL A MOCKING GIRL
King, Samantha, THE SLEEPOVER
Lang, Essie, DEATH ON THE PAGE
Lillard, Amy, MURDER BETWEEN THE PAGES
Lindsey, Erin, THE SILVER SHOOTER
Logan, Kylie, THE SECRETS OF BONES
Lush, Tara, GROUNDS FOR MURDER
Macmillan, Gilly, TO TELL YOU THE TRUTH
Milchman, Jenny, THE SECOND MOTHER
Montclair, Allison, A ROYAL AFFAIR
Murphy, Catie, DEAD ON THE GREEN
Noble, Shelley, A RESOLUTION AT MIDNIGHT
Page, Nora, READ OR ALIVE
Parker, Ann, MORTAL MUSIC
Penney, Elizabeth, THREAD AND DEAD
Perkins, S.C., LINEAGE MOST LETHAL
Quinn, Holly, A CRAFTER QUILTS A CRIME
Rader-Day, Lori, THE LUCKY ONE
Robinson, Maggie, JUST MAKE BELIEVE
Rowley, Emma, YOU CAN TRUST ME
Ryan, Hank Phillippi, THE FIRST TO LIE
Shelton, Paige , THE STOLEN LETTER
Staub, Wendy Corsi, THE BUTCHER’S DAUGHTER
Swanson, Denise, WINNER CAKE ALL
Walker, Laura Jensen, MURDER MOST SWEET
Webb, Betty, THE PANDA OF DEATH
White, Elle Brooke, DEAD ON THE VINE
Young, Kate, ON BORROWED CRIME

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