2017 Shamus Award Nominees Announced May31

2017 Shamus Award Nominees Announced

The Private Eye Writers Of America have announced the nominees for the 2017 Shamus Awards. The awards honor the best novels published in 2016, the winners will be announced at PWA Banquet at Bouchercon in Toronto, Canada. Best Private Eye Novel Reed Farrel Coleman, Where It Hurts. Putnam Lindsey Davis, The Graveyard of the Hesperides. Minotaur Timothy Hallinan, Fields Where They Lay. Soho Crime Al Lamanda, With 6 You Get Wally. Gale Cengage Robert S. Levinson, The Stardom Affair. Five Star Best Original Private Eye Paperback Michael Craven, The Detective and the Chinese High-Fin. Harper Collins O’Neil De Noux, Hold Me, Babe. Big Kiss...

2016 Shamus Award Winners Sep17

2016 Shamus Award Winners

Last night, in New Orleans, the Private Eye Writers of America handed out the 2016 Shamus Awards. Best Original Private Eye Paperback CIRCLING THE RUNWAY by J.L. Abramo. Down & Out Books Other finalists THE LONG COLD by O’Neil De Noux. Big Kiss Productions SPLIT TO SPLINTERS by Max Everhart. Camel Press THE MAN IN THE WINDOW by Dana King. Independent RED DESERT, Clive Rosengren by Moonshine Cove Publishing Best First Private Eye Novel THE DO-RIGHT by Lisa Sandlin. Cinco Puntos Press Other finalists THE RED STORM by Grant Bywaters. St. Martins/Minotaur NIGHT TREMORS by Matt Coyle. Oceanview Publishing TROUBLE IN ROOSTER PARADISE by T.W....

The Private Eye Writers of America announce Nominees of 2016 Shamus Awards Jun12

The Private Eye Writers of America announce Nomine...

The Private Eye Writers of America have announced the nominees for the 2016 Shamus Awards. The winners will be announced at the PWA Banquet at Bouchercon in New Orleans. Best Private Eye Novel THE PROMISE by Robert Crais. G.P. Putnam’s Sons DANCE OF THE BONES by J.A. Jance.  William Morris GUMSHOE by Robert Leininger. Oceanview Publishing BRUSH BACK by Sara Paretsky. G.P. Putnam’s Sons BRUTALITY by Ingrid Thoft. G.P. Putnam’s Sons Best Original Private Eye Paperback  CIRCLING THE RUNWAY by J.L. Abramo. Down & Out Books THE LONG COLD by O’Neil De Noux. Big Kiss Productions SPLIT TO SPLINTERS by Max Everhart. Camel...

2015 Shamus Award Winners Oct12

2015 Shamus Award Winners

At a banquet, held during Bouchercon in Raleigh, NC, the Private Eye Writers of America presented the 2015 Shamus Awards BEST HARDCOVER P.I. NOVEL Hounded by David Rosenfelt Other nominees The Hollow Girl by Reed Farrel Coleman The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith Toyko Kill by Barry Lancet Peter Pan Must Die by John Verdon BEST FIRST P.I. NOVEL Invisible City by Julia Dahl Other nominees Bad Country by C.B. McKenzie Last of the Independents by Sam Wiebe Wink of an Eye by Lynn Chandler Willis City of Brick and Shadow by Tim Wirkus BEST ORIGINAL PAPERBACK P.I. NOVEL Moonlight Weeps by Vincent Zandri Other nominees The Detective and the Pipe Girl...

2015 Shamus Award Finalists Jun05

2015 Shamus Award Finalists

The Private Eye Writers of America have announced the finalists for the 2015 Shamus Awards. BEST HARDCOVER P.I. NOVEL THE HOLLOW GIRL by Reed Farrel Coleman THE SILKWORM by Robert Galbraith TOYKO KILL by Barry Lancet HOUNDED by David Rosenfelt PETER PAN MUST DIE by John Verdon BEST FIRST P.I. NOVEL INVISIBLE CITY by Julia Dahl BAD COUNTRY by C.B. McKenzie LAST OF THE INDEPENDENTS by Sam Wiebe WINK OF AN EYE by Lynn Chandler Willis CITY OF BRICK AND SHADOW by Tim Wirkus BEST ORIGINAL PAPERBACK P.I. NOVEL THE DETECTIVE AND THE PIPE GIRL by Michael Craven BEAUTY WITH A BOMB by M.C.Grant CRITICAL DAMAGE by Robert K. Lewis STREET JUSTICE by Kris...