The finalists for the 33rd L.A. Times Book Prizes were announced this morning. Following are the Mystery/Thriller. In addition to the 50 books in 10 categories that are in the running for the awards, two authors -- Margaret Atwood and Kevin Starr -- will receive special recognition.
Tana French / Broken Harbor (Viking)
Nick Harkaway/Angelmaker (Knopf)
Fuminori Nakamura/The Thief (Soho Crime)
Chris Pavone / The Expats (Crown)
Ariel S. Winter / The Twenty-Year Death (Hard Case Crime)