2014 Agatha Award Nominees

The 2014 Agatha Award nominees have been announced. The Agathas recognize mysteries that best exemplify the work of Agatha Christie. Amongst the nominees you will find mysteries of the “cozy” variety, which steer clear of explicit sex, language or violence.

Best Contemporary

The Good, the Bad and the Emus by Donna Andrews

A Demon Summer by G.M. Malliet

Truth Be Told by Hank Phillippi Ryan

The Long Way Home by Louise Penny

Designated Daughters by Margaret Maron

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Best Historical Novel

Hunting Shadows by Charles Todd

An Unwilling Accomplice by Charles Todd

Wouldn’t It Be Deadly by D.E. Ireland

Queen of Hearts by Rhys Bowen

Murder in Murray Hill by Victoria Thompson

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