Friday, October 26, 2018

CWA Dagger Awards

The 2018 CWA (Crime Writers Association) Dagger Awards were announced last. Congratulations to all! Lots of great reading!

CWA Gold Dagger:
• The Liar, by Steve Cavanagh (Orion)

CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger:
• Bluebird, Bluebird, by Attica Locke (Serpent’s Tail)

CWA John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger:
• Lola, by Melissa Scrivner Love (Point Blank)

 CWA International Dagger:
• After the Fire, by Henning Mankell, translated by Marlaine Delargy (Harvill Secker)

CWA Historical Dagger:
• Nucleus, by Rory Clements (Zaffre)

CWA Short Story Dagger:
• “Nemo Me Impune Lacessit,” by Denise Mina (from Bloody Scotland)

CWA Gold Dagger for Non-Fiction:
Blood on the Page by Thomas Harding (Heinemann)

CWA Dagger in the Library: (Selected by nominations from libraries)
• Martin Edwards

A special Red Herring Award for services to the genre was awarded to Ali Karim, Mike Stotter, and Ayo Onatade

1 comment:

Ellen said...

I am reading Bluebird, Bluebird--slowly as the writing is wonderful and I don't want it to end.