Each year, the Mystery Writers of America (MWA) celebrate the anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe by honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television, published or produced in the previous year.
The 2014 Edgar® Awards were presented to the winners at MWA’s 68th Gala Banquet, May 1,2014 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City.
I have listed below the nominees and winners for Best Novel and Best Young Adult Book published in 2013.
A complete list of nominees and winners in all categories can be found on TheEdgars.com
Winners are highlighted in red
by Thomas H. Cook (Grove Atlantic – The Mysterious Press)
The Humans: A Novel
by Matt Haig (Simon & Schuster)
Ordinary Grace: A Novel
by William Kent Krueger (Simon & Schuster – Atria Books)
How the Light Gets In: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
by Louise Penny (Minotaur Books)
Standing in Another Man’s Grave (Inspector Rebus)
by Ian Rankin (Hachette Book Group – Reagan Arthur Books)
<!–Until She Comes Home: A Novel
by Lori Roy (Penguin Group USA – Dutton Books)–/>
BEST YOUNG ADULT BOOK
All the Truth That’s In Me
by Julie Berry (Penguin Young Readers Group – Viking Juvenile)
Far Far Away
by Tom McNeal (Random House Children’s Books – Alfred A. Knopf BFYR)
by Terra Elan McVoy (Simon & Schuster – Simon Pulse)
How to Lead a Life of Crime
by Kirsten Miller (Penguin Young Readers Group – Razorbill)
by Annabel Pitcher (Hachette Book Group – Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Do you know a book published in 2014 that you believe has what it takes to win an Edgar®? Guidelines and Entry Forms for the 2015 Awards can be found here.
Important: Books must be submitted during the month of publication.