Sunday, November 1, 2015

Silver Falchion Awards: Killer Nashville Awards

Killer Nashville winners 2015 Silver Falchion Readers Choice Awards. This is a partial list gleaned from Facebook and Twitter. I haven't seen the complete list or press release yet.

Best Novel: Romantic Suspense: Truth Be Told by Hank Phillippi Ryan (Forge)

Best Novel: Cozy/Traditional: Hunting Shadows by Charles Todd (Morrow)

Best Novel: Historical: Death on Blackheath by Anne Perry (Ballantine)

Best Novel: Private Detective/Police Procedural: Field of Prey by John Sandford (Putnam)

Best Novel: Speculative: Fear City by F. Paul Wilson (Tor)

Best Novel: Literary Suspense: The Day She Died by Catriona McPherson (Midnight Ink)

Best First Novel: Literary Suspense: The Weight of Blood by Laura McHugh

Best Novel: Political Thriller/Adventure: I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes (Atria/Emily Bestler)

Best Novel: Crime Thriller: In the Blood by Lisa Unger (Touchstone)

Best First Novel: Mystery Thriller: The Black Hour by Lori Rader-Day

Best First Novel: Cozy/Traditional/Historical: The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens

Claymore Award: The Boy Who Swallows Flies by Michael Stewart

Seigenthaler Award: Robert K. Tanenbaum

Best Attending Author Award: Palmetto Poisons by C. Hope Reed

Readers Choice: Bloodline

Best Nonfiction: True Crime: The Skeleton Crew: How Amateur Sleuths are Solving America's Coldest Cases by Deborah Halber

Best Nonfiction Academic: The Figure of the Detective: A Literary History and Analysis by Charles Brownson

Best Nonfiction: Memoir/Biography: Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War by Karen Abnott

View the rest of the categories and nominees HERE. I will update the rest of the winners when I find them. I haven't seen an 'official' press release yet.

1 comment:

A.D. Garrett said...

Thanks for the info, Mystery Readers Inc. Been looking all over for the final results!