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Award Winning Books!: Mystery/Horror

Agatha Awards

Named in honor of Agatha Christie, The Agatha Awards recognize the Traditional Mystery, books typified by the works of Agatha Christie and others. The literary prizes are awarded at Malice Domestic, an annual fan convention celebrating the mystery genre. Awards are announced in May.

2020 Best Contemporary Novel Winner

2020 Best First Mystery Winner

2020 Best Historical Mystery Winner

Best Nonfiction Winner

2020 Best Contemporary Novel Nominee

2020 Best Contemporary Novel Nominee

2020 Best Contemporary Novel Nominee

2020 Best Contemporary Novel Nominee

2020 Best Contemporary Novel Nominee

2020 Best First Mystery Nominee

2020 Best First Mystery Nominee

2020 Best First Mystery Nominee

2020 Best First Mystery Nominee

2020 Best Historical Mystery Nominee

2020 Best Historical Mystery Nominee

2020 Best Historical Mystery Nominee

2020 Best Nonfiction Nominee

2020 Best Nonfiction Nominee

2020 Best Nonfiction Nominee

2020 Best Nonfiction Nominee

2020 Best Children/YA Nominee

2020 Best Children/YA Nominee

2020 Best Children/YA Nominee

Bram Stoker Awards

The Horror Writers Association presents the Bram Stoker Awards for Superior Achievement in works of Horror published in the English language. The Award is named in honor of Bram Stoker, author of the seminal horror work, Dracula. Awards are announced in May.

2020 Superior Achievement in a Novel Winner

2020 Superior Achievement in a First Novel Winner

2020 Superior Achievement in a Graphic Novel Winner

2020 Superior Achievement in a Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a First Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a First Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a First Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a First Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a YA Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a YA Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Graphic Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Graphic Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Graphic Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Graphic Novel Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection Winner

2020 Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection Nominee

2020 Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection Nominee

The Edgar Awards

The Edgar Awards, are widely acknowledged to be the most prestigious awards in the mystery genre. Named in honor of Edgar Allen Poe, and presented by Mystery Writers of America, the awards honor the best in mystery fiction and nonfiction. Awards are presented in April.

2021 Best Novel Nominee

2021 Best Novel Nominee

2021 Best Novel Nominee

2021 Best Novel Nominee

2021 Best Novel Nominee

2021 Best Novel Nominee

2021 Best First Novel Nominee

2021 Best First Novel Nominee

2021 Best First Novel Nominee

2021 Best First Novel Nominee

2021 Best First Novel Nominee

2021 Best Paperback Original Nominee

2021 Best Paperback Original Nominee

2021 Best Paperback Original Nominee

2021 Best Paperback Original Nominee

2021 Best Paperback Original Nominee

2021 Best Fact Crime Nominee

2021 Best Fact Crime Nominee

2021 Best Fact Crime Nominee

2021 Best Fact Crime Nominee

2021 Best Fact Crime Nominee

2021 Best Critical/Biographical Nominee

2021 Best Critical/Biographical Nominee

2021 Best Critical/Biographical Nominee

2021 Best Juvenile Nominee

2021 Best Juvenile Nominee

2021 Best Juvenile Nominee

2021 Best Juvenile Nominee

2021 Best Juvenile Nominee

2021 Best Juvenile Nominee

2021 Best Young Adult Nominee

2021 Best Young Adult Nominee

2021 Best Young Adult Nominee

2021 Best Young Adult Nominee

2021 Best Young Adult Nominee

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