Sunday, November 16, 2014


William Kent Krueger 
The 2014 Anthony Awards were presented tonight at Bouchercon in Long Beach, CA 

BEST AUDIOBOOK - Robert Galbraith / The Cuckoo's Calling

BEST TV EPISODE - The Blacklist Pilot

BEST CHILDREN OR YA - Jolie Charbonneau The Testing

BEST CRITICAL / NON-FICTION - Daniel Stashower The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War

BEST SHORT STORY - John Connolly: "The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository"

BEST FIRST NOVEL - Matt Coyle Yesterday's Echo

BEST PBO - Catriona McPherson As She Left It

BEST NOVEL - William Kent Krueger Ordinary Grace

And, the David S Thompson Award went to Super Fan Judy Bobalik 


Janice Hally said...

What a well-deserved prize for William Kent Krueger! Ordinary Grace was a beautiful book. It's great to see more crime writers stretching the boundaries of the genre to tell stories that explore the human condition.

Maureen Harrington said...

I loved the audio of The Cuckoo's Calling.

Marilyn Meredith a.k.a. F. M. Meredith said...

Congratulatons to Kent! I loved Ordinary Grace!

Camille Minichino said...

Congratulations to Janet for posting these awards! I missed the presentation and couldn't find the results anywhere but here! Thanks Janet.

J Hamilton said...

The audience was thrilled to hear announcement of Matt Coyle, Best First for Yesterday's Echo!! Well-deserved for this new creator of hard-boiled mysteries.