A thriller is a crime fiction story where the reader is more concerned with the how than the who.
The 2022 Shamus Awards Nominees
The Private Eye Writers of America has released the finalists for the 2022 Shamus Awards.
The 2022 Derringer Awards
The 2022 Derringer Awards were given by the Short Mystery Fiction Society (SFMS) and were announced on May 1.
2022 Edgar Awards Winners
On April 28, the Mystery Writers of America announced the winners of the 76th annual Edgar Awards in New York City. The awards, the Edgars, honor the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, television, film, and theatre published or produced in the previous year. This year’s winners were:
CrimeReads State of the Crime Novel for 2022
On the CrimeReads website, Molly Odintz, the senior editor for CrimeReads, asks the 2022 Edgar Awards nominees respond to the state of the crime novel.
Under Lock and Skeleton Key Review
Under Lock and Skeleton Key by Gigi Pandian (2022, Minotaur Books) is the debut book in A Secret Staircase Mystery series.