Anthony Awards
2011 (Best Novel)
Bury Your Dead: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
Click to search this book in our catalog   Louise Penny
2011 (Best First Novel)
The Damage Done
Click to search this book in our catalog   Hilary Davidson
2010 (Best Novel)
The Brutal Telling
Click to search this book in our catalog   Louise Penny
 
2010 (Best First Novel)
A Bad Day for Sorry
 Sophie Littlefield
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2009 (Best Novel)
The Brass Verdict
 Michael Connelly
Library Journal : Starred Review. Mickey Haller, last seen in The Lincoln Lawyer, returns to the courtroom in...More
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2009 (Best First Novel)
The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
 Stieg Larsson
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2008 (Best Novel)
What the Dead Know
Click to search this book in our catalog   Laura Lippman
2008 (Best First Novel)
In the Woods
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2007 (Best Novel)
No Good Deeds
Click to search this book in our catalog   Laura Lippman
Library Journal: Following on the heels of Lippman's haunting standalone To the Power of Three, Tess Mona...More
 
2007 (Best First Novel)
Still Life
 Louise Penny
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2006 (Best Novel)
Mercy Falls
 William Kent Krueger
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2006 (Best First Novel)
Tilt-a-Whirl
 Chris Grabenstein
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2005 (Best Novel)
Blood Hollow
Click to search this book in our catalog   William Kent Kruger
Publishers Weekly: In his fourth Cork O'Connor mystery (after 2001's Purgatory Ridge), Krueger tells a chill...More
2005 (Best First Novel)
Dating Dead Men
Click to search this book in our catalog   Harley Jane Kozak
Library Journal : All greeting card artist Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley wants to do is get the status of her franchis...More
2004 (Best Novel)
Every Secret Thing
Click to search this book in our catalog   Laura Lippman
Publishers Weekly: With this engrossing mystery/suspense stand-alone novel, Lippman, winner of the Edgar, Shamus and...More
 
2004 (Best First Novel)
Monkeewrench
 P.J. Tracy
Library Journal: Right from the opening scene in which a priest complains about heartburn caused by the cooking of a...More
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2004 (Best Young Adult)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
 J. K. Rowling
Publishers Weekly: Year five at Hogwarts is no fun for Harry. Rowling may be relying upon readers to have solidified...More
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2003 (Best Novel)
City of Bones
 Michael Connelly
Library Journal : Hard-boiled LAPD detective Harry Bosch, last seen in A Darkness More Than Light, has been working ...More
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2003 (Best First Novel)
In the Bleak Midwinter
Click to search this book in our catalog   Julia Spencer-Fleming
2002 (Best Novel)
Mystic River
Click to search this book in our catalog   Dennis Lehane
2002 (Best First Novel)
Open Season
Click to search this book in our catalog   C.J. Box
Publishers Weekly : Enthusiastic blurbs even from luminaries such as Tony Hillerman, Les Standiford and Loren Estlem...More
 
2001 (Best Novel)
A Place of Execution
 Val McDermid
Publishers Weekly : This superb novel should make Gold Dagger-nominee McDermid's reputation and bring her new reader...More
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2001 (Best First Novel)
Death of a Red Heroine
 Qiu Ziaolong
Library Journal : The murder of a young woman found in a canal some distance from Shanghai threatens to go unnoticed...More
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2000 (Best Novel)
In a Dry Season
 Peter Robinson
Library Journal : Robinson's latest in the Inspector Banks series is actually two parallel stories: the brutal post-...More
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2000 (Best First Novel)
Murder, With Peacocks
Click to search this book in our catalog   Donna Andrews
Library Journal : Meg Lanslow, maid of honor for three impending weddings, returns to her Virginia small-town home f...More
1999 (Best Novel)
Blood Work
Click to search this book in our catalog   Michael Connelly
Library Journal : Having made the best sellers lists with The Poet, Connelly waves goodbye to protagonist Harry Bosc...More
1999 (Best First Novel)
Iron Lake
Click to search this book in our catalog   William Kent Krueger
Library Journal : In Krueger's first mystery after a spate of short stories, former sheriff Cork O'Connor deals with...More
 
1998 (Best Novel)
No Colder Place
 S.J. Rozan
Publishers Weekly : It's a nice inside joke when, in this fourth book in the Bill Smith and Lydia Chin series, a ded...More
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1998 (Best First Novel)
The Killing Floor
 Lee Child
Library Journal : The transient Jack Reacher finds himself in tiny Margrave, Georgia, and is almost immediately arre...More
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1997 (Best Novel)
The Poet
 Michael Connelly
Library Journal : Edgar Award winner Connelly deserts popular series detective Harry Bosch for a new hero: crime rep...More
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1997 (Best First Novel)
Death in Little Tokyo
Click to search this book in our catalog   Dale Furutani
Publisher's Weekly : Furutani gives a short course on Japanese-American culture on the West Coast in this pedantic, ...More
1996 (Best Novel)
Under the Beetles Cellar
Click to search this book in our catalog   Mary Willis Walker
Publishers Weekly : Walker, whose The Red Scream won the Edgar Award for Best Mystery of 1994, returns with a knocko...More
1996 (Best First Novel)
Death in Bloodhound Red
Click to search this book in our catalog   Virginia Lanier
Library Journal : Not a police officer per se, rural Georgia's Jo Beth Sidden, a breeder and trainer of bloodhounds,...More
 
1995 (Best Novel)
She Walks These Hills
 Sharyn McCrumb
Library Journal : A tale of an escaped convict from Edgar Award winner McCrumb.

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1995 (Best First Novel)
The Alienist
 Caleb Carr
Library Journal : A society-born police reporter and an enigmatic abnormal psychologist--the ``alienist'' of the tit...More
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1994 (Best Novel)
Wolf in the Shadows
 Marcia Muller
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1994 (Best First Novel)
Track of the Cat
Click to search this book in our catalog   Nevada Barr
1993 (Best Novel)
Bootleggers Daughter
Click to search this book in our catalog   Margaret Maron
Publishers Weekly : Maron's ( Past Imperfect ) series launch introduces attorney Deborah Knott, the daughter of an i...More
1993 (Best First Novel)
Blanche on the Lam
Click to search this book in our catalog   Barbara Neely
Publishers Weekly : Neely's deftly written first novel pays tribute to the community and culture of a working-cl...More
 
1992 (Best Novel)
The Last Detective
 Peter Lovesey
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1992 (Best First Novel)
Murder on the Iditarod Trail
 Sue Henry
Publishers Weekly : In this enthralling debut mystery, someone is killing the dogsled racers competing in Alaska'...More
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1991 (Best Novel)
G is for Gumshoe
 Sue Grafton
School Library Journal : Feisty private investigator Kinsey Millhone continues to solve mysteries, in this case find...More
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1991 (Best First Novel)
Postmortem
Click to search this book in our catalog   Patricia Cornwell
Publishers Weekly : Cornwell, a former reporter who has worked in a medical examiner's office, sets her first myster...More
1990 (Best Novel)
The Sirens Sang of Murder
Click to search this book in our catalog   Sarah Caudwell
Publishers Weekly : Caudwell's third suspense novel takes place in the Channel Islands and is narrated, like its...More
1990 (Best First Novel)
Katwalk
Click to search this book in our catalog   Karen Kijewski
Publishers Weekly : Investigator Kat Colorado jets to Las Vegas to check on a fortune owed to her friend Charity Col...More
 

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