The Strand Magazine nominees for the 2015 Strand Magazine Critics Awards:
• Career of Evil, by Robert Galbraith (Mulholland)
• A Banquet of Consequences, by Elizabeth George (Viking)
• The Lady from Zagreb, by Phillip Kerr (Putnam)
• Forty Thieves, by Thomas Perry (Mysterious Press)
• The Whites, by Richard Price writing as Harry Brandt (Picador)
• The Cartel, by Don Winslow (Knopf)
Best First Novel:
• The Truth and Other Lies, by Sascha Arango (Atria)
• Normal, by Graeme Cameron (Mira)
• The Marauders, by Tom Cooper (Crown)
• Past Crimes, by Glen Erik Hamilton (HarperCollins)
• The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead)
• Disclaimer, by Renée Knight (Harper)
The winners will be announced on July 5.
Colin Dexter and Jeffery Deaver have been chosen to receive this year’s Strand Critics lifetime achievement awards.
HT: The Rap Sheet
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