2018 Macavity and Barry Award Winners Announced

The Mystery Readers International has announced the winners for the 2018
Macavity Awards as follows:

Best Mystery Novel: MAGPIE MURDERS, by Anthony Horowitz (Harper)

Best First Mystery Novel: THE LOST ONES, by Sheena Kamal (Morrow)
Best Mystery-Related Nonfiction: THE STORY OF CLASSIC CRIME IN 100 BOOKS, by Martin Edwards (Poisoned Pen/British Library)
Best Mystery Short Story: “Windward,” by Paul D. Marks (in COAST TO COAST,
edited by Andrew McAleer & Paul D. Marks; Down & Out Books)
Sue Feder Memorial Historical Mystery Novel: IN FARLEIGH FIELD, by Rhys
Bowen (Lake Union Publishing)

The winners were announced at the Bouchercon opening ceremonies on
September 6 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (September 07, 2018)


Deadly Pleasures Mystery Magazine has announced the winners for the 2018
Barry Awards as follows:

Best Novel: THE MARSH KING’S DAUGHTER, by Karen Dionne (Putnam)

Best First Novel: THE DRY, by Jane Harper (Flatiron)
Best Paperback Original: THE DEEP DARK DESCENDING, by Allen Eskens (SeventhStreet)
Best Thriller; UNSUB, by Meg Gardiner (Dutton)

The winners were announced on September 6 at the Bouchercon 2018 Opening
Ceremony held in St. Petersburg, Florida. (September 07, 2018)