Just announced: MWA Edgar Award Nominations by Mystery Writers of America.
Image copyright EPA Image caption Sue Grafton received numerous awards for her workUS crime writer Sue Grafton, best known for creating the private eye Kinsey Malhone in her 'alphabet mystery' novels, has died aged 77. Her daughter Jamie Clark said she died in Santa Barbara, California, following a two-year battle with cancer.
TED ELRICK is an active member of the Writers Guild of Canada and Mystery Writers of America, Ted is also a freelance writer and editor for a number of publications. He won consecutive "Editorial Excellence" awards and a Best Interview "Maggie" award for his articles and publications. He has written for Nickelodeon's "Are You Afraid of the Dark?," a history book on the Los Angeles River, the short indie film "Head Over Heels," several occasionally optioned screenplays.
The Mystery Writers of America have announced the finalists for the 2015 Edgars , or more formally, the Edgar Allan Poe Awards. The awards, which celebrate writing for print and screen, will be presented at a gala ceremony in New York on April
via Flavorwire: "Follett’s spy thriller set during World War II explores the mystery of war and (but of course!) of the human heart. The book won him the 1979 Edgar Award for Best Novel from the Mystery Writers of America.