2013 Barry Award winners

Thursday night, Deadly Pleasures magazine presented the 2013 BARRY Awards.

Best Novel:
THE BLACKHOUSE, by Peter May (Silver Oak)

Other Nominees
GONE GIRL, by Gillian Flynn (Crown)
TRUST YOUR EYES, by Linwood Barclay (NAL)
DEFENDING JACOB, by William Landay (Delacorte)
LIVE BY NIGHT, Dennis Lehane (Morrow)
DEAD SCARED, by S.J. Bolton (Minotaur)

Best First Novel:
A KILLING IN THE HILLS, by Julia Keller (Minotaur)

Other nominees
THE YARD, by Alex Grecian (Putnam)
SACRIFICE FLY, by Tim O’Mara (Minotaur)
THE DARK WINTER, by David Mark (Blue Ridge Press)
BLACK FRIDAYS, by Michael Sears (Putnam)
THE PROFESSIONALS, by Owen Laukkanen (Putnam)

Best Paperback Original:
MR. CHURCHILL’S SECRETARY, by Susan Elia McNeal (Bantam)

Other nominees
PAGO PAGO TANGO, by John Enright (Thomas & Mercer)
BLESSED ARE THE DEAD, by Malla Nunn (Washington Square)
THE OTHER WOMAN’S HOUSE, by Sophie Hannah (Penguin)
BLOODLAND, by Alan Glynn(Picador)

Best Thriller:
THE FALLEN ANGEL, by Daniel Silva (Harper)

Other Nominees
THE LAST REFUGE, by Ben Coes (St. Martin’s)
THE RIGHT HAND, by Derek Haas (Mulholland)
A FOREIGN COUNTRY, by Charles Cumming (St. Martin’s)
HOUSE BLOOD, by Mike Lawson (Atlantic Monthly)
RED STAR BURNING, by Brian Freemantle (Minotaur)

The Barry awards are nominated and voted on by subscribers to Deadly Pleasures Magazine.