Edgar Winners are in: Apr26

Edgar Winners are in:

And the winners are: It gives us great pleasure to announce the winners of the 2007 Edgar® Awards (for books, short stories, TV episodes,etc.) published or produced in 2006. BEST NOVEL – The Janissary Tree by Jason Goodwin (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) BEST FIRST NOVEL BY AN AMERICAN AUTHOR – The Faithful Spy by Alex Berenson (Random House) BEST PAPERBACK ORIGINAL – Snakeskin Shamisen by Naomi Hirahara (Bantam Dell Publishing -Delta Books) BEST FACT CRIME – Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer by James L. Swanson (HarperCollins – William Morrow) BEST CRITICAL/BIOGRAPHICAL – The Science of...

Edgar Week Apr24

Edgar Week

It’s Tuesday night at Casa Jordan. It’s mystery week around the globe. The Edgars are here. As I type this little piece everyone who’s anyone is sipping beverages with Bonnie and Joe at Black Orchid. And Thursday the envelopes will be opened. My conduit to events as they’re happening will be Sarah Weinman, who will live stream blog from the awards themselves. If you’re stuck at home you can still tune in. See Confessions of An Idiosyncratic Mind for a link or use this Edgar stream . Me, I expect phone calls from Judy! New Yorkers, be sure to mention this to her, she may forget. Crimespree comes out with...