Monday, May 02, 2011

Agatha Award Winners 2011

These awards are presented annually at the Malice Domestic convention.  "Malice" is slanted to the traditional mystery as opposed to the suspense and thriller genres.  A special shout out to Sarah Smith of our local MWA chapter whose  YA book, The Other Side of Dark won.

Best Novel:
Bury Your Dead by Louise Penny

Best First Novel:
The Long Quiche Goodbye by Avery Aames

Best Non-fiction:
Agatha Christie's Secret Notebooks: 50 Years of Mysteries in the Making by John Curran

Best Short Story:
"So Much in Common" by Mary Jane Maffini, Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine - Sept./Oct. 2010

Best Children's/Young Adult:
The Other Side of Dark by Sarah Smith

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