Thursday, September 6, 2018


The Macavity Award Winners 2018

The Macavity Awards are nominated by members of Mystery Readers International, subscribers to Mystery Readers Journaland friends of MRI. The winners were announced at opening ceremonies tonight at Bouchercon in St Petersburg, FL. Congratulations to all.

Best Mystery Novel
Magpie Murders, by Anthony Horowitz (Harper)

Best First Mystery Novel
The Lost Ones, by Sheena Kamal (Wm. Morrow)

Best Mystery-Related Nonfiction
The Story of Classic Crime in 100 Books, by Martin Edwards (Poisoned Pen/British Library)

Best Mystery Short Story
“Windward,” by Paul D. Marks, in Coast to Coast: Private Eyes from Sea to Shining Sea (Down & Out Books)

Sue Feder Memorial Award: Best Historical Mystery
In Farleigh Field, by Rhys Bowen (Lake Union Publishing)


marta chausée said...

Congrats to the winners❣️

Unknown said...

Congrats to the winners and the runner's up--you are all winners to this reader... said...

So excited about this. Thank you MRI!

Unknown said...

An outstanding group of books and authors. Congratulations to everyone.