Awards

Dilys Winn Award

2014 nominees:

Seven for a Secret, Lyndsay Faye
The Black Country, Alex Grecian
Spider Woman’s Daughter, Anne Hillerman
Ordinary Grace, William Kent Krueger
Pagan Spring, G.M. Malliet
The Land of Dreams, Vidar Sundstol

William Kent Krueger’s novel Ordinary Grace was announced as the winner of the 2014 Dilys Winn Award at Left Coast Crime in Monterey, CA.  The Dilys is given by the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association (IMBA) to the book we most enjoyed selling over the past year. See a list of past nominees and winners.

Anthony Nominations

The Anthony Awards are voted on and awarded by the attendees at the annual Bouchercon, the World Mystery Convention. See a list of past nominees and winners.

Best Novel: A Trick of the Light, Louise Penny
Best First Novel: Learning to Swim, Sara J. Henry
Best Paperback Original: Buffalo West Wing, Julie Hyzy

Edgar Awards

The Edgars are voted on and awarded by the Mystery Writers of America. See a list of past nominees and winners.

Best Novel: Gone, Mo Hayder
Best First Novel: Bent Road, Lori Roy

Agatha Awards

The Agathas are voted on and awarded by the attendees of the annual Malice Domestic conference. See a list of past nominees and winners.

Best Novel: Three Day Town, Margaret Maron
Best First Novel: Learning to Swim, Sara J. Henry
Best Historical Mystery: Naughty in Nice, Rhys Bowen