2021 Thriller Award Winners Announced

The International Thriller Writers (ITW) has announced the winners for the 2021 Thriller Awards as follows:

Best Harcover Novel: BLACKTOP WASTELAND, by S.A. Cosby (Flatiron Books)ーパーBOOKSより翻訳刊行予定

Best First Novel: WINTER COUNTS, by David Heska Wanbli Weiden (Ecco)
Best Paperback Original Novel: WHAT LIES BETWEEN US, by John Marrs (Thomas & Mercer)
Best Short Story: “Rent Due,” by Alan Orloff (in MICKEY FINN, edited by Michael Bracken; Down & Out Books)
Best Young Adult Novel: THROWAWAY GIRLS, by Andrea Contos (Kids Can Press)
Best E-Book Original Novel: A KILLING GAME, by Jeff Buick (Novel Words)

The winners were announced on Saturday, July 10, 2021 during Virtual ThrillerFest.