Edgar Awards 2016

Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 207th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the Nominees for the 2016 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2015.
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Here are some of the 2016 winners from our catalog! Take a look at the 2016 Nomination page for the full list. Don’t forget to contact the Southfield library to place items on hold if we don’t have a copy available right away!

Let Me Die in his Footsteps
Winner of: Best Novel
Roy, Lori
Our Catalog
Whipping Boy: The Forty-Year Search for My Twelve-Year-Old Bully
Winner of: Best Fact Crime
Kurzweil, Allen
Our Catalog
The Strangler Vine
Finalist: Best Novel
Carter, M. J.
Our Catalog
Where the Bodies Were Buried: Whitey Bulger and the World That Made Him (Audio Book)
Finalist: Best Fact Crime
English, T. J.
Our Catalog
The Lady from Zagreb
Finalist: Best Novel
Kerr, Philip
Our Catalog
Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA, and More Tell Us About Crime
Finalist: Best Fact Crime
McDermid, Val
Our Catalog
Life or Death
Finalist: Best Novel
Robotham, Michael
Our Catalog
The Golden Age of Murder
Winner of: Best Critical /Biographical
Edwards, Martin
Our Catalog
Canary
Finalist: Best Novel
Swierczynski, Duane
Our Catalog
Footer Davis Probably is Crazy
Winner of: Best Juvenile
A 2017 Southfield Battle of the Books Middle School Book
Vaught, Susan
Our Catalog
Night Life
Finalist: Best Novel
Taylor, David C.
Our Catalog
Catch you Later, Traitor
Finalist: Best Juvenile
A 2017 Southfield Battle of the Books 4th/5th Grade Book
Avi
Our Catalog
The Sympathizer
Winner of: Best First Novel by an American Author
Nguyen, Viet Thanh
Our Catalog
If You Find This
Finalist: Best Juvenile
Baker, Matthew
Our Catalog
Past Crimes
Finalist: Best First Novel by an American Author
Hamilton, Glen Erik
Our Catalog
Curiosity House: The Shrunken Head (PlayAway)
Finalist: Best Juvenile
Oliver, Lauren & Chester, H. J.
Our Catalog
Where All Light Tends to Go
Finalist: Best First Novel by an American Author
Joy, David
Our Catalog
The Blackthorn Key
Finalist: Best Juvenile
Sands, Kevin
Our Catalog
Luckiest Girl Alive
Finalist: Best First Novel by an American Author
Knoll, Jessica
Our Catalog
A Madness So Discreet
Winner of: Best Young Adult
McGinnis, Mindy
Our Catalog
Unbecoming
Finalist: Best First Novel by an American Author
Scherm, Rebecca
Our Catalog
Endangered
Finalist: Best Young Adult
Giles, Lamar
Our Catalog
The Long and Faraway Gone
Winner of: Best Paperback Original
Berney, Lou
Our Catalog
The Sin Eater's Daughter
Finalist: Best Young Adult
Salisbury, Melinda
Our Catalog
The Necessary Death of Lewis Winter
Finalist: Best Paperback Original
Mackay, Malcolm
Our Catalog
The Walls Around Us
Finalist: Best Young Adult
Suma, Nova Ren
Our Catalog
What She Knew
Finalist: Best Paperback Original
Macmillan, Gilly
Our Catalog
Ask the Dark
Finalist: Best Young Adult
Turner, Henry
Our Catalog
Woman with a Blue Pencil
Finalist: Best Paperback Original
McAlpine, Gordon
Our Catalog
Little Pretty Things
Winner of: The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award
Rader-Day, Lori
Our Catalog
Gun Street Girl
Finalist: Best Paperback Original
McKinty, Adrian
Our Catalog
A Woman Unknown
Finalist: The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award
Brody, Frances
Our Catalog
The Daughter
Finalist: Best Paperback Original
Shemilt, Jane
Our Catalog
The Masque of a Murderer
Finalist: The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award
Calkins, Suzanne
Our Catalog
"Obits" from The Bazaar of Bad Dreams
Winner of: Best Short Story
King, Stephen
Our Catalog
Night Night, Sleep Tight
Finalist: The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award
Ephron, Hallie
Our Catalog
"Family Treasures" from Let Me Tell You
Finalist: Best Short Story
Jackson, Shirley
Our Catalog
The Child Garden
Finalist: The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award
McPherson, Catriona
Our Catalog