Thursday, April 30, 2015
Calling all Mystery Readers!
The 2015 Edgar Awards were presented on Wednesday, April 29th by the Mystery Writers of America during their 69th Gala Banquet at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.
This year's winners are:
BEST NOVEL: Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King
BEST FIRST NOVEL: Dry Bones in the Valley by Tom Bouman
BEST PAPERBACK ORIGINAL: The Secret History of Las Vegas by Chris Abani
BEST FACT CRIME: Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood by William J. Mann
BEST CRITICAL/BIOGRAPHICAL: Poe-Land: The Hallowed Haunts of Edgar Allan Poe by J. W. Ocker
BEST SHORT STORY: "What Do You Do" - Rogues by Gillian Flynn
BEST JUVENILE: Greenglass House by Kate Milford
YOUNG ADULT: The Art of Secrets by James Klise
MARY HIGGINS CLARK: The Stranger You Know by Jane Casey
A full list of the 2015 nominees and winners can be found at TheEdgars.com.