Left Coast Crime 2023 has announced the winners for its 2023 Lefty Awards as follows:

Best Humorous Mystery Novel: BAYOU BOOK THIEF, by Ellen Byron (Berkley Prime Crime)

Best Historical Mystery Novel: ANYWHERE YOU RUN, by Wanda M. Morris (Morrow)

Best Debut Mystery Novel: SHUTTER, by Ramona Emerson(Soho Crime)

Best Mystery Novel: LIKE A SISTER, by Kellye Garrett (Mulholland)

Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: J.A. Jance

The winners were announced during an awards banquet on Saturday, March 18 during Left Coast Crime Convention to be held in Tucson, Arizona from March 16 thru 19.