Die Edgars 2018

April 30, 2018

Die diesjährgen Edgar Awards (bzw. genaugenommen Edgar Allan Poe Awards) der Mystery Writers of America gingen an:

Best Novel

Bluebird, Bluebird, von Attica Locke (Mulholland)

nominiert

The Dime, von Kathleen Kent (Mulholland)

Prussian Blue, von Philip Kerr (Putnam) (dürfte nächstes Jahr erscheinen. Ich lese gerade seinen Bernie-Gunther-Roman „Kalter Frieden“ [The other Side of Silence, 2016] und die richtige Pageturner-Lesebegeisterung will sich nicht einstellen.)

A Rising Man, von Abir Mukherjee (Pegasus)

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley, von Hannah Tinti (Dial Press)

Best First Novel by an American Author

She Rides Shotgun, von Jordan Harper (Ecco) (Die Rache der Polly McClusky, Ullstein)

nominiert

Dark Chapter, von Winnie M. Li (Polis)

Lola, von Melissa Scrivner Love (Crown)

Tornado Weather, von Deborah E. Kennedy (Flatiron)

Idaho, von Emily Ruskovich (Random House)

Best Paperback Original

The Unseeing, von Anna Mazzola (Sourcebooks Landmark)

nominiert

In Farleigh Field, von Rhys Bowen (Thomas & Mercer)

Ragged Lake, von Ron Corbett (ECW Press)

Black Fall, von Andrew Mayne (Harper)

Penance, von Kanae Minato (Mulholland)

The Rules of Backyard Cricket, von Jock Serong (Text)

Best Fact Crime

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI, von David Grann (Doubleday)

nominiert

The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple, von Jeff Guinn (Simon & Schuster)

American Fire: Love, Arson, and Life in a Vanishing Land, von Monica Hesse (Liveright)

The Man From the Train: The Solving of a Century-Old Serial Killer Mystery, von Bill James and Rachel McCarthy James (Scribner)

Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City’s Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation, von Brad Ricca (St. Martin’s Press)

Best Critical/Biographical

Chester B. Himes: A Biography, von Lawrence P. Jackson (Norton)

nominiert

From Holmes to Sherlock: The Story of the Men and Women Who Created an Icon, von Mattias Bostrom (Mysterious Press) (Von Mr. Holmes zu Sherlock, btb)

Manderley Forever: A Biography of Daphne du Maurier, von Tatiana de Rosnay (St. Martin’s Press)

Murder in the Closet: Essays on Queer Clues in Crime Fiction Before Stonewall, von Curtis Evans (McFarland)

and Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes, von Michael Sims (Bloomsbury USA)

Best Short Story

Spring Break, von John Crowley (aus New Haven Noir, herausgegeben von Amy Bloom; Akashic)

nominiert

Hard to Get, von Jeffery Deaver (Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, July/August 2017)

Ace in the Hole, von Eric Heidle (aus Montana Noir, herausgegeben von James Grady und Keir Graff; Akashic)

A Moment of Clarity at the Waffle House, von Kenji Jasper (aus Atlanta Noir, herausgegeben von Tayari Jones; Akashic)

Chin Yong-Yun Stays at Home, von S.J. Rozan (Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine, January/February 2017)

(da können wir uns doch freuen, dass Culturbooks mit Akashic einen Vertrag einging und nach „Paris Noir“, „Berlin Noir“ [am lesen, aber Kurzgeschichten…] im Herbst „USA Noir“ erscheint)

Best Juvenile

Vanished! von James Ponti (Aladdin)

nominiert

Audacity Jones Steals the Show, von Kirby Larson (Scholastic Press)

The Assassin’s Curse, von Kevin Sands (Aladdin)

First Class Murder, von Robin Stevens (Simon & Schuster)

NewsPrints, von Ru Xu (Graphix)

Best Young Adult

Long Way Down, von Jason Reynolds (Atheneum)

nominiert

The Cruelty, von Scott Bergstrom (Feiwel & Friends)

Grit, von Gillian French (HarperTeen)

The Impossible Fortress, von Jason Rekulak (Simon & Schuster)

The Hate U Give, von Angie Thomas (Balzer + Bray)

Best Television Episode Teleplay

Somebody to Love,” Fargo, Drehbuch von Noah Hawley (FX Networks/MGM)

nominiert

Episode 1,” Loch Ness, Drehbuch von Stephen Brady (Acorn TV)

Something Happened,” Law & Order: SVU, Drehbuch von Michael Chernuchin (NBC Universal/Wolf Entertainment)

Gently and the New Age,” George Gently, Drehbuch von Robert Murphy (Acorn TV)

The Blanket Mire,” Vera, Drehbuch von Paul Matthew Thompson und Martha Hillier (Acorn TV)

The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award

The Widow’s House, von Carol Goodman (Morrow)

nominiert

The Vineyard Victims, von Ellen Crosby (Minotaur)

You’ll Never Know, Dear, von Hallie Ephron (Morrow)

Uncorking a Lie, von Nadine Nettmann (Midnight Ink)

The Day I Died, von Lori Rader-Day (Morrow)

Grand Master

Jane Langton

Peter Lovesey

William Link

Raven Award

Kristopher Zgorski von BOLO Books

The Raven Bookstore in Lawrence, Kansas

Ellery Queen Award

Robert Pépin

Robert L. Fish Memorial Award

The Queen of Secrets, von Lisa D. Gray (aus New Haven Noir; Akashic)

(via The Rap Sheet)


Die Edgars 2015

Mai 5, 2015

In New York City (die Stadt, nie niemals aufsteht, weil sie niemals schläft. Oder so.) verliehen die Mystery Writers of America die diesjährigen Edgar-Allan-Poe-Preise:
Best Novel
Mr. Mercedes (Mr. Mercedes), von Stephen King (Scribner)
nominiert
This Dark Road to Mercy, von Wiley Cash (Morrow)
Wolf, von Mo Hayder (Atlantic Monthly Press)
The Final Silence, von Stuart Neville (Soho Press)
Saints of the Shadow Bible (Schlafende Hunde), by Ian Rankin (Little, Brown)
Coptown, von Karin Slaughter (Ballantine)

Best First Novel by an American Author
Dry Bones in the Valley, von Tom Bouman (Norton)
nominiert
Invisible City, von Julia Dahl (Minotaur)
The Life We Bury, von Allen Eskens (Seventh Street)
Bad Country, von C.B. McKenzie (Minotaur/Thomas Dunne)
Shovel Ready, von Adam Sternbergh (Crown)
Murder at the Brightwell, von Ashley Weaver (Minotaur/Thomas Dunne)

Best Paperback Original
The Secret History of Las Vegas, von Chris Albani (Penguin)
nominiert
Stay With Me, von Alison Gaylin (Morrow)
The Barkeep, von William Lashner (Thomas & Mercer)
The Day She Died, von Catriona McPherson (Midnight Ink)
The Gone Dead Train, von Lisa Turner (Morrow)
World of Trouble, von Ben H. Winters (Quirk)

Best Fact Crime
Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood, von William Mann (Harper)
nominiert
Kitty Genovese: The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America, von Kevin Cook (Norton)
The Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller’s Tragic Quest for Primitive Art, von Carl Hoffman (Morrow)
The Other Side, von Lacy M. Johnson (Tin House)
The Mad Sculptor: The Maniac, the Model, and the Murder that Shook the Nation, von Harold Schechter (New Harvest)

Best Critical/Biographical
Poe-Land: The Hallowed Haunts of Edgar Allan Poe, von J.W. Ocker (Countryman Press)
nominiert
The Figure of the Detective: A Literary History and Analysis, von Charles Brownson (McFarland & Company)
James Ellroy: A Companion to the Mystery Fiction, von Jim Mancall (McFarland & Company)
Kiss the Blood Off My Hands: Classic Film Noir, von Robert Miklitsch (University of Illinois Press)
Judges & Justice & Lawyers & Law: Exploring the Legal Dimensions of Fiction and Film, von Francis M. Nevins (Perfect Crime)

Best Short Story
What Do You Do?, von Gillian Flynn (aus Rogues, herausgegeben von George R.R. Martin und Gardner Dozois; Ballantine)
nominiert
The Snow Angel, von Doug Allyn (Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine [EQMM], January 2014)
200 Feet, von John Floyd (The Strand Magazine, February-May 2014)
Red Eye, von Dennis Lehane vs. Michael Connelly (aus FaceOff [FaceOff – Doppeltes Spiel], herausgegeben von David Baldacci; Simon & Schuster)
Teddy, von Brian Tobin (EQMM, May 2014)

Best Juvenile
Greenglass House, von Kate Milford (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers)
nominiert
Absolutely Truly, von Heather Vogel Frederick (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers)
Space Case, von Stuart Gibbs (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers)
Nick and Tesla’s Super-Cyborg Gadget Glove, von “Science Bob” Pflugfelder and Steve Hockensmith Quirk)
Saving Kabul Corner, von N.H. Senzai (Paula Wiseman)
Eddie Red, Undercover: Mystery on Museum Mile, von Marcia Wells (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers)

Best Young Adult
The Art of Secrets, von James Klise (Algonquin Young Readers)
nominiert
The Doubt Factory, von Paolo Bacigalupi (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
Nearly Gone, von Elle Cosimano (Penguin Young Readers Group/Kathy Dawson)
Fake ID, von Lamar Giles (HarperCollins Children’s Books/Amistad)
The Prince of Venice Beach, von Blake Nelson (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)

Best Television Episode Teleplay
Episode 1, Happy Valley, Drehbuch von Sally Wainwright (Netflix)
nominiert
The Empty Hearse (Der leere Sarg), Sherlock, Drehbuch von Mark Gatiss (Hartswood Films/Masterpiece)
Unfinished Business, Blue Bloods, Drehbuch von Siobhan Byrne O’Connor (CBS)
Dream Baby Dream, The Killing, Drehbuch von Sean Whitesell (Netflix)
Episode 6, The Game, Drehbuch von Toby Whithouse (BBC America)

The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award
The Stranger You Know, von Jane Casey (Minotaur)
nominiert
A Dark and Twisted Tide, von Sharon Bolton (Minotaur)
Invisible City, von Julia Dahl (Minotaur)
Summer of the Dead, von Julia Keller (Minotaur)
The Black Hour, von Lori Rader-Day (Seventh Street)

Robert L. Fish Memorial Award
Getaway Girl, von Zoë Z. Dean (EQMM)

Grand Master
Lois Duncan
James Ellroy

Raven Awards
Ruth und Jon Jordan, Crimespree Magazine
Kathryn Kennison, Magna Cum Murder

Ellery Queen Award
Charles Ardai, Herausgeber und Gründer von Hard Case Crime

Herzliche Glückwunsch an alle nominierten und ausgezeichneten Autoren.
(via The Rap Sheet)


Die Edgar-Gewinner 2014

Mai 2, 2014

Die Mystery Writers of America (MWA) haben die diesjährigen Edgar Allan Poe Awards verliehen. Den wichtigen Krimipreis gewannen:

Best Novel
Ordinary Grace, von William Kent Krueger (Atria)
nominiert
Sandrine’s Case, von Thomas H. Cook (The Mysterious Press)
The Humans, von Matt Haig (Simon & Schuster)
How the Light Gets In, von Louise Penny (Minotaur)
Standing in Another Man’s Grave (Mächengrab), von Ian Rankin (Reagan Arthur)
Until She Comes Home, von Lori Roy (Dutton)

Best First Novel by an American Author
Red Sparrow, von Jason Matthews (Scribner)
nominiert
The Resurrectionist, von Matthew Guinn (Norton)
Ghostman (Ghostman), von Roger Hobbs (Knopf)
Rage Against the Dying, von Becky Masterman (Minotaur)
Reconstructing Amelia, von Kimberly McCreight (HarperCollins)

Best Paperback Original
The Wicked Girls, von Alex Marwood (Penguin)
nominiert
The Guilty One, von Lisa Ballantyne (Morrow)
Almost Criminal, von E.R. Brown (Dundurn)
Joe Victim, von Paul Cleave (Atria)
Joyland (Joyland), von Stephen King (Hard Case Crime)
Brilliance, von Marcus Sakey (Thomas & Mercer)

Best Fact Crime
The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War, von Daniel Stashower (Minotaur)
nominiert
Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America’s First Sensational Murder Mystery, von Paul Collins (Crown)
Mortal Sins: Sex, Crime, and the Era of Catholic Scandal, von Michael D’Antonio (Thomas Dunne)
The Good Nurse: A True Story of Medicine, Madness, and Murder, von Charles Graeber (Twelve)
The Secret Rescue: An Untold Story of American Nurses and the Medics Behind Nazi Lines, von Cate Lineberry (Little, Brown)

Best Critical/Biographical
America Is Elsewhere: The Noir Tradition in the Age of Consumer Culture, von Erik Dussere (Oxford University Press)
nominiert
Maigret, Simenon, and France: Social Dimensions of the Novels and Stories, von Bill Alder (McFarland & Company)
Pimping Fictions: African American Crime Literature and the Untold Story of Black Pulp Publishing, von Justin Gifford (Temple University Press)
Ian Fleming, von Andrew Lycett (St. Martin’s Press)
Middlebrow Feminism in Classic British Detective Fiction, von Melissa Schaub (Palgrave Macmillan)

Best Short Story
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository, von John Connolly (The Mysterious Press)
nominiert
The Terminal, von Reed Farrel Coleman (aus „Kwik Krimes“, herausgegeben von Otto Penzler; Thomas & Mercer)
So Long, Chief, von Max Allan Collins und Mickey Spillane (The Strand Magazine, February-May 2013)
There Are Roads in the Water, von Trina Corey (Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine [EQMM], January 2013)
Where That Morning Sun Goes Down, von Tim L. Williams (EQMM, August 2013)

Best Juvenile
One Came Home, von Amy Timberlake (Knopf Books for Young Readers)
nominiert
Strike Three, You’re Dead, von Josh Berk (Knopf Books for Young Readers)
Moxie and the Art of Rule Breaking, von Erin Dionne (Dial)
P. K. Pinkerton and the Petrified Man, von Caroline Lawrence (Putnam Juvenile)
Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase, von Jonathan Stroud (Disney-Hyperion)

Best Young Adult
Ketchup Clouds, von Amanda Pitcher (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
nominiert
All the Truth That’s in Me, von Julie Berry (Viking Juvenile)
Far Far Away, von Tom McNeal (Knopf Books for Young Readers)
Criminal, von Terra Elan McVoy (Simon Pulse)
How to Lead a Life of Crime, von Kirsten Miller (Razorbill)

Best Television Episode Teleplay
“Episode 1”–The Fall, Drehbuch von Allan Cubitt (Netflix)
nominiert
“Episode 3”–Luther, Drehbuch von Neil Cross (BBC)
“Legitimate Rape”–Law & Order: SVU, Drehbuch von Kevin Fox und Peter Blauner (NBC)
“Variations Under Domestication”–Orphan Black, Drehbuch von Will Pascoe (BBC)
“Pilot”–The Following, Drehbuch von Kevin Williamson (Fox/Warner Bros. Television)

Robert L. Fish Memorial Award
That Wentworth Letter, von Jeff Soloway (aus „The Malfeasance Occasional: Girl Trouble“, herausgegeben von Clare Toohey; St. Martin’s Press)

Grand Master
Robert Crais
Carolyn Hart

Raven Award
Aunt Agatha’s Bookstore, Ann Arbor, Michigan

The Simon & Schuster/Mary Higgins Clark Award
Cover of Snow, von Jenny Milchman (Ballantine)
nominiert
There Was an Old Woman, von Hallie Ephron (Morrow)
Fear of Beauty, von Susan Froetschel (Seventh Street)
The Money Kill, von Katia Lief (Harper)
The Sixth Station, von Linda Stasi (Forge)

Herzlichen Glückwunsch an alle Gewinner und Nominierten.
Denn allein schon die Nominierung ist ein heißer Lesetipp.

(via The Rap Sheet)


Die Edgar-Gewinner 2013

Mai 6, 2013

 

Die Mystery Writers of America haben den diesjährigen Edgar-Allan-Poe-Preis an folgende Werke verliehen:

Best Novel

Live by Night, von Dennis Lehane (Morrow)

nominiert

The Lost Ones, von Ace Atkins (Putnam)

The Gods of Gotham, von Lyndsay Faye (Putnam)

Gone Girl, von Gillian Flynn (Crown)

Potboiler, von Jesse Kellerman (Putnam)

Sunset, von Al Lamanda (Five Star)

All I Did Was Shoot My Man, von Walter Mosley (Riverhead)

Best First Novel by an American Author

The Expats, von Chris Pavone (Crown)

nominiert

The Map of Lost Memories, von Kim Fay (Ballantine)

Don’t Ever Get Old, von Daniel Friedman (Minotaur/Thomas Dunne)

Mr. Churchill’s Secretary, von Susan Elia MacNeal (Bantam)

The 500, von Matthew Quirk (Reagan Arthur)

Black Fridays, von Michael Sears (Putnam)

Best Paperback Original

The Last Policeman, von Ben H. Winters (Quirk)

nominiert

Complication, von Isaac Adamson (Soft Skull Press)

Whiplash River, von Lou Berney (Morrow)

Bloodland, von Alan Glynn (Picador)

Blessed Are the Dead, von Malla Nunn (Emily Bestler)

Best Fact Crime

Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China, von Paul French (Penguin)

nominiert

Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America, von Gilbert King (Harper)

More Forensics and Fiction: Crime Writers’ Morbidly Curious Questions Expertly Answered, von D.P. Lyle (Medallion)

Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies, von Ben Macintyre (Crown)

The People Who Eat Darkness: The True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished from the Streets of Tokyo–and the Evil that Swallowed Her Up, von Richard Lloyd Parry (Farrar Straus & Giroux)

Best Critical/Biographical

The Scientific Sherlock Holmes: Cracking the Case with Science and Forensics, von James O’Brien (Oxford University Press)

nominiert

Raymond Chandler’s Philip Marlowe: The Hard-boiled Detective Transformed, von John Paul Athanasourelis (McFarland & Company)

Books to Die For: The World’s Greatest Mystery Writers on the World’s Greatest Mystery Novels, herausgegeben von John Connolly und Declan Burke (Emily Bestler)

In Pursuit of Spenser: Mystery Writers on Robert B. Parker and the Creation of an American Hero, herausgegeben von Otto Penzler (Smart Pop)

Best Short Story

The Unremarkable Heart, von Karin Slaughter (in Mystery Writers of America Presents: Vengeance)

nominiert

Iphigenia in Aulis, von Mike Carey (in An Apple for the Creature, herausgegeben von Charlaine Harris und Toni L. P. Kelner; Ace)

Hot Sugar Blues, von Steve Liskow (in Mystery Writers of America Presents: Vengeance, herausgegeben von Lee Child; Mulholland)

The Void It Often Brings With It, von Tom Piccirilli (Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine [EQMM], November 2012)

Still Life No. 41, von Teresa Solana (EQMM, March/April 2012)

Best Juvenile

The Quick Fix, von Jack D. Ferraiolo (Amulet)

nominiert

Fake Mustache: Or, How Jodie O’Rodeo and Her Wonder Horse (and Some Nerdy Kid) Saved the U.S. Presidential Election from a Mad Genius Criminal Mastermind, von Tom Angleberger (Amulet)

13 Hangmen, von Art Corriveau (Amulet)

Spy School, von Stuart Gibbs (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers)

Three Times Lucky, von Sheila Turnage (Dial Books for Young Readers)

Best Young Adult

Code Name Verity, von Elizabeth Wein (Hyperion)

nominiert

Emily’s Dress and Other Missing Things, von Kathryn Burak (Roaring Brook Press)

The Edge of Nowhere, von Elizabeth George (Viking)

Crusher, von Niall Leonard (Delacorte BFYR)

Amelia Anne Is Dead and Gone, von Kat Rosenfield (Dutton Children’s Books)

Best Television Episode Teleplay

A Scandal in Belgravia,” Sherlock, Drehbuch von Steven Moffat (BBC/Masterpiece)

nominiert

Pilot, ” Longmire, Drehbuch von Hunt Baldwin und John Coveny (A&E)

Child Predator,” Elementary, Drehbuch von Peter Blake (CBS)

Slaughterhouse,” Justified, Drehbuch von Fred Golan (Sony/FX)

New Car Smell,” Homeland, Drehbuch von Meredith Stiehm (Showtime/Fox21)

Robert L. Fish Memorial Award

When They Are Done With Us, von Patricia Smith (in Staten Island Noir, herausgegeben von Patricia Smith; Akashic Books)

Grand Master

Ken Follett

Margaret Maron

Raven Awards

Oline Cogdill und Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore, San Diego und Redondo Beach, California

Ellery Queen Award

Johnny Temple, Akashic Books

The Simon & Schuster-Mary Higgins Clark Award

The Other Woman, von Hank Phillippi Ryan (Forge)

nominiert

Dead Scared, von S.J. Bolton (Minotaur)

A City of Broken Glass, von Rebecca Cantrell (Forge)

The Reckoning, von Jane Casey (Minotaur)

Sleepwalker, von Wendy Corsi Staub (Harper)

Einen herzlichen Glückwunsch an alle Gewinner.

Einen Gesamtlesetipp an alle Kriminalakte-Leser: ich empfehle, bis zum Beweis des Gegenteils, auch ohne sie gelesen zu haben, alle nominierten und prämierten Bücher und Kurzgeschichten.

Und natürlich hoffe ich auf viele, viele, viele Übersetzungen.

(via The Rap Sheet)


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