2015 Anthony Award Nominees Announced


Bouchercon 2015 announced the nominees for the 2015 Anthony Awards as follows:

Best Novel:

Lamentation, by Joe Clifford (Oceanview)

The Secret Place, by Tana French (Viking)

After I’m Gone, by Laura Lippman (Morrow)

The Long Way Home, by Louise Penny (Minotaur)

Truth Be Told, by Hank Phillippi Ryan (Forge)

Best First Novel:

Blessed Are the Dead, by Kristi Belcamino (Witness Impulse)

Ice Shear, by M.P. Cooley (Morrow)

Invisible City, by Julia Dahl (Minotaur)

The Life We Bury, by Allen Eskens (Seventh Street)

The Black Hour, by Lori Rader-Day (Seventh Street)

Best Paperback Original:

Stay with Me, by Alison Gaylin (Harper)

The Killer Next Door, by Alex Marwood (Penguin)

The Day She Die, by Catriona McPherson (Midnight Ink)

World of Trouble, by Ben H. Winters (Quirk)

No Stone Unturned, by James W. Ziskin (Seventh Street)

Best Critical or Non-fiction Work:

The Figure of the Detective: A Literary History and Analysis, by Charles Brownson (McFarland)

Death Dealer: How Cops and Cadaver Dogs Brought a Killer to Justice, by Kate Clark Flora (New Horizon)

Dru’s Book Musings, by Dru Ann Love (http://www.drusbookmusing.com)

Poe-Land: The Hallowed Haunts of Edgar Allan Poe, by J.W. Ocker (Countryman)

Writes of Passage: Adventures on the Writer’s Journey, edited by Hank Phillippi Ryan (Henery Press)

Best Short Story:

“Honeymoon Sweet,” by Craig Faustus Buck (in Murder at the Beach: The Bouchercon Anthology 2014, edited by Dana Cameron; Down & Out)

“The Shadow Knows,” by Barb Goffman (in Chesapeake Crimes: Homicidal Holidays, edited by Barb Goffman and Marcia Talley; Wildside Press)

“Howling at the Moon,” by Paul D. Marks (Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine [=EQMM], November 2014)

“Of Dogs & Deceit,” by John Shepphird (Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, November 2014)

“The Odds Are Against Us,” by Art Taylor (EQMM, November 2014)

Best Anthology or Collection:

FaceOff, edited by David Baldacci (Simon & Schuster)

Murder at the Beach: The Bouchercon Anthology 2014, edited by Dana Cameron (Down & Out)

Trouble in the Heartland: Crime Fiction Inspired by the Songs of Bruce Springsteen, edited by Joe Clifford (Gutter)

In the Company of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon, edited by Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger (Pegasus)

Carolina Crimes: Nineteen Tales of Lust, Love, and Longing, edited by Karen Pullen; Wildside Press)

Lifetime Achievement Award:

Margaret Maron

The winners will be annnounced on October 10 during Bouchecon 2015 to be held in Raleigh, North Carolilna.

(受賞者の発表は10月10日 バウチャーコンにて)