Friday, January 20, 2017

2017 Edgar Awards

On Thursday, 19 January 2017, Mystery Writers of America  announced the Nominees for the 2017 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2016. 
The Edgar® Awards will be presented to the winners at the 71st Gala Banquet, April 27, 2017 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City.
Following is a list of the books and short stories nominated.


The Ex by Alafair Burke (HarperCollins Publishers - Harper) 
Where It Hurts by Reed Farrel Coleman (Penguin Random House – G.P. Putnam’s Sons) Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye (Penguin Random House – G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 
What Remains of Me by Alison Gaylin (HarperCollins Publishers – William Morrow) 
Before the Fall by Noah Hawley (Hachette Book Group – Grand Central Publishing)


Under the Harrow by Flynn Berry (Penguin Random House – Penguin Books) 
Dodgers by Bill Beverly (Crown Publishing Group) 
IQ by Joe Ide (Little, Brown & Company – Mulholland Books) 
The Drifter by Nicholas Petrie (Penguin Random House – G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 
Dancing with the Tiger by Lili Wright (Penguin Random House – Marian Wood       Book/Putnam) 
The Lost Girls by Heather Young (HarperCollins Publishers – William Morrow)


Shot in Detroit by Patricia Abbott (Polis Books) Come Twilight by Tyler Dilts (Amazon Publishing – Thomas & Mercer) 
The 7th Canon by Robert Dugoni (Amazon Publishing – Thomas & Mercer) 
Rain Dogs by Adrian McKinty (Prometheus Books – Seventh Street Books) 
A Brilliant Death by Robin Yocum (Prometheus Books – Seventh Street Books) 
Heart of Stone by James W. Ziskin (Prometheus Books – Seventh Street Books)


Morgue: A Life in Death by Dr. Vincent DiMaio & Ron Franscell (St. Martin’s Press) 
The Lynching: The Epic Courtroom Battle that Brought Down the Klan by Laurence Leamer (HarperCollins Publishers – William Morrow) 
Pretty Jane and the Viper of Kidbrooke Lane: A True Story of Victorian Law and Disorder: The Unsolved Murder That Shocked Victorian England by Paul Thomas Murphy (Pegasus Books) 
While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness by Eli Sanders (Penguin Random House – Viking Books) 
The Wicked Boy: The Mystery of a Victorian Child Murderer by Kate Summerscale (Penguin Random House – Penguin Press)


Alfred Hitchcock: A Brief Life by Peter Ackroyd (Penguin Random House – Nan A. Talese) Encyclopedia of Nordic Crime: Works and Authors of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden Since 1967 by Mitzi M. Brunsdale (McFarland & Company) 
Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life by Ruth Franklin (W.W. Norton - Liveright) Something in the Blood: The Untold Story of Bram Stoker, the Man Who Wrote Dracula by David J. Skal (W.W. Norton - Liveright) 


"Oxford Girl" – Mississippi Noir by Megan Abbott (Akashic Books) 
"A Paler Shade of Death" – St. Louis Noir by Laura Benedict (Akashic Books) 
"Autumn at the Automat” – In Sunlight or in Shadow by Lawrence Block (Pegasus Books) "The Music Room" – In Sunlight or in Shadow by Stephen King (Pegasus Books) 
"The Crawl Space” – Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine by Joyce Carol Oates (Dell Magazines)


Summerlost by Ally Condie (Penguin Young Readers Group – Dutton BFYR) 
OCDaniel by Wesley King (Simon & Schuster – Paula Wiseman Books) 
The Bad Kid by Sarah Lariviere by (Simon & Schuster – Simon & Schuster BFYR) 
Some Kind of Happiness by Claire Legrand (Simon & Schuster – Simon & Schuster BFYR) Framed! by James Ponti (Simon & Schuster – Aladdin) 
Things Too Huge to Fix by Saying Sorry by Susan Vaught (Simon & Schuster – Paula Wiseman Books) 


Three Truths and a Lie by Brent Hartinger (Simon & Schuster – Simon Pulse) 
The Girl I Used to Be by April Henry (Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group – Henry Holt BFYR)
Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse (Hachette Book Group – Little, Brown BFYR) 
My Sister Rosa by Justine Larbalestier (Soho Press – Soho Teen) 
Thieving Weasels by Billy Taylor (Penguin Random House – Penguin Young Readers – Dial Books) 


The Other Sister by Dianne Dixon (Sourcebooks – Sourcebooks Landmark) 
Quiet Neighbors by Catriona McPherson (Llewellyn Worldwide – Midnight Ink) 
Say No More by Hank Phillippi Ryan (Tor/Forge Books – Forge Books) 
Blue Moon by Wendy Corsi Staub (HarperCollins Publishers – William Morrow) 
The Shattered Tree by Charles Todd (HarperCollins Publishers – William Morrow)

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