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Mystery Award Winners
The Agatha Awards, named for Agatha Christie, are literary awards for mystery and crime writers who write in the cozy mystery subgenre (i.e. closed setting, no sex or violence, amateur detective). The Edgar Allan Poe Awards (popularly called the Edgars), honor the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, television, film, and theater published or produced in the previous year.
|2019 Edgar Award | Down the River Unto the Sea by Walter Mosley|
|2018 Contemporary Novel, Agatha Award | Mardi Gras Murder by Ellen Byron|
|2018 Historical Novel, Agatha Award | The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey|
|2018 Edgar Award | Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke | 2018|
|2017 Contemporary Novel, Agatha Award | Glass Houses by Louise Penny|
|2017 Historical Novel, Agatha Award | In Farleigh Field by Rhys Bowen|
|2017 Edgar Award | Before the Fall by Noah Hawley|
|2016 Contemporary Novel, Agatha Award | A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny|
|2016 Historical Novel, Agatha Award | The Reek of Red Herrings by Catriona McPherson|
|2016 Edgar Award | Let Me Die in His Footsteps by Lori Roy|
|2015 Contemporary Novel, Agatha Award | Long Upon the Land by Margaret Maron|
|2015 Historical Novel, Agatha Award | Dreaming Spies by Laurie R King|
|2015 Edgar Award | Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King|
|2014 Contemporary Novel, Agatha Award | Truth Be Told by Hank Phillippi Ryan|
|2014 Historical Novel, Agatha Award | Queen of Hearts by Rhys Bowen|
|2014 Edgar Award | Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger|
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