The winners of the MWA (Mystery Writers of America) 2018 Edgar Awards have been announced, including the following titles of genre interest:
Best Short Story
- “Spring Break”, John Crowley (New Haven Noir)
- Vanished!, James Ponti (Aladdin)
Best Young Adult
- Long Way Down, Jason Reynolds (Atheneum)
The Simon & Schuster Mary Higgins Clark Award
- The Widow’s House, Carol Goodman (William Morrow)
As previously announced, Jane Langton and Peter Lovesey were named 2018 Grand Masters, along with William Link.
The Edgar Allan Poe Awards, “honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television,” were presented at a gala banquet April 26, 2018 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. For more information, including the full list of nominees and winners, see their official website.
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