Ngaio Marsh Award: Best New Zealand Crime Novels For 2017

The longlist for the Ngaio Marsh award for best New Zealand crime fiction is now available via The Spinoff for 2017 in what can be described as a rich and notable literary list. The Ngaio Marsh Award for Best Crime Novel (popularly called the Ngaio) is a literary award presented annually in New Zealand to…

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Adrian McKinty and James W. Ziskin Nominated for the 2017 Anthony Award

On the heels of three 2017 Edgar Award nominations for Best Paperback Original, won by Adrian McKinty’s Rain Dogs, Seventh Street Books authors Adrian McKinty and James W. Ziskin have been nominated again – this time for the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original. This is the sixth award nomination for Rain Dogs. Others include…

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Rain Dogs Wins The 2017 Edgar Award For Best Paperback Original

Rain Dogs by Adrian McKinty received a well-deserved 2017 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original category last night during Mystery Writers of America’s annual event. This is McKinty’s second consecutive Edgar® Award nomination, following last year’s nomination of Gun Street Girl in the same category. Rain Dogs is the fifth novel in the Detective Sean…

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2017 Edgar Award Winners By Mystery Writers of America: Complete List

Last night, we had the pleasure of meeting Edgar Award winners and nominees for 2017 in the annual event organized by Mystery Writers of America. It was a truly unforgettable experience with some of the biggest names in crime fiction and mystery genre under one roof. Announcing Edgar Allan Poe Awards was the highlight of…

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Best Mystery and Thrillers of 2016 By Goodreads

Each year, reader social networking site Goodreads selects the Best Books of the year through three rounds of voting open to all of its registered members. This annual process which is almost like a ritual is called “Goodreads Choice Awards” and the results for the year 2016 were finally announced last week. To be eligible,…

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