2023 Macavity Award Winners Announced

The Mystery Readers International announced the winners for the 2023 Macavity Awards as follows:

Best Mystery Novel: A WORLD OF CURIOSITIES, by Louise Penny (Minotaur)

Best First Novel: THE MAID, by Nita Prose (Ballantine)
Best Mystery Short Story: “Beauty and the Beyotch,” by Barb Goffman (Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine, January 2022)
Best Mystery Critical/Biographical: THE LIFE OF CRIME, by Martin Edwards (Collins Crime Club)
Sue Feder Momorial Award for Best Historical Mystery: LAVENDER HOUSE, by Lev AC Rosen (Forge)

The winners were finally announced online on Monday, October 23.