Anthony AwardsBest Novel: The Brass Verdict by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown)
Best First Novel: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson (Knopf)
Best Paperback Original: State of the Onion by Julie Hyzy (Berkley)
Best Short Story: “A Sleep Not Unlike Death” by Sean Chercover (from Hardcore Hardboiled, edited by Todd Robinson; Kensington Publishing)
Best Critical Non-fiction Work: Anthony Boucher: A Biobibliography by Jeffrey Marks (McFarland & Company)
Best Children’s/Young Adult Novel: The Crossroads by Chris Grabenstein (Random House)
Best Cover Art: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo designed by Peter Mendelsund and written by Stieg Larsson (Knopf)
Special Services Award: Jon and Ruth Jordan
For the complete list of the nominees, see The Rap Sheet. You're also going to enjoy their Eye on Bouchercon reports.
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