2018 Anthony and Shamus Award Winners Announced

Bouchercon 2018 has announced the winners for the 2018 Anthony Awards as follows:

Best Novel: BLUEBIRD, BLUEBIRD, by Attica Locke (Mulholland)※早川書房より翻訳刊行予定

Best First Novel: HOLLYWOOD HOMICIDE, by Kellye Garrett (Midnight Ink)
Best Paperback Original: THE DAY I DIED, by Lori Rader-Day (Morrow)
Bill Crider Award for Best Novel in a Series: Y IS FOR YESTERDAY, by the late Sue Grafton (Putnam)
Best Anthology: THE OBAMA INHERITANCE, edited by Gary Phillips (Three Rooms Press)
Best Short Story: “My Side of the Matter,” by Hilary Davidson (in Killing Malmon, edited by Dan and Kate Malmon; Down & Out)
Best Critical/Non-Fiction Book: KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON, by David Grann (Doubleday)
Best Online Content: Jungle Red Writers
Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: Ian Rankin
David Thompson Memorial Special Service Award Recipient: Lesa Holstine


The Private Eye Writers of America (PWA) has announced the winners for the
2018 Shamus Awards as follows:

Best Private Eye Novel: THE ROOM OF WHITE FIRE, by T. Jefferson Parker (Putnam)

Best First Private Eye Novel: THE LAST PLACE YOU LOOK, by Kristen Lepionka (Minotaur)
Best Original Private Eye Paperback: LIGHTS OUT SUMMER, by Rich Zahradnik (Camel Press)
Best P.I. Short Story: “Rosalie Marx Is Missing,” by the late Robert S. Levinson (Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, May/June 2017)