The finalists were announced for the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes in 10 categories. Winners will receive their awards during a ceremony on April 11.
For the Crime Fiction reader:
Hour of the Red God by Richard Crompton (Sarah Crichton) The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith (Mulholland) Sycamore Row by John Grisham (Doubleday) The Rage by Gene Kerrigan (Europa Editions) The Collini Case by Ferdinand von Schirach (Viking)
Also: Daniel Woodrell’s The Maid’s Version (Little, Brown) is a nominee in the Fiction category.