A Murder (Mystery Award) Is Announced

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May is for mayhem and mystery.  Two of the major awards for the best mysteries are announced every May. You will find a complete list of all the nominees and winners for the Edgar Awards at their website.   The Agatha Award winners will be announced this weekend so stay tuned.

BEST NOVEL: Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger

BEST FIRST NOVEL BY AN AMERICAN AUTHOR:   Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews

BEST PAPERBACK ORIGINAL: The Wicked Girls by Alex Marwood 

BEST FACT CRIME The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War  by Daniel Stashower  

GRAND MASTER: Robert Crais and Carolyn Hart