The 2015 Arthur Ellis shortlists have been announced. These awards celebrate excellence in Canadian crime writing. And the “Arthur” has to be the coolest of all the award statues.
Best First Novel
Best Nonfiction Book
Being Uncle Charlie by Bob Deasy with Mark Ebner
The Massey Murder: a Maid, Her Master and the Trial that Shocked a Country by Charlotte Gray
Innocence on Trial: the framing of Ivan Henry by Joan McEwen
Life Real Loud: John Lefebvre, Neteller and the revolution in online gambling by Bill Reynolds
Extreme Mean: trolls, bullies and predators online by Paula Todd