5:08 pm - Thursday, November 14 2019
Home / Arts / Debut Fiction – The Anthony Awards

 

Debut Fiction - The Anthony Awards

Debut Fiction – The Anthony Awards

The Anthony Awards are literary awards for mystery writers (including suspense and thrillers) presented at the Bouchercon World Mystery Convention. The awards are named for Anthony Boucher (1911–1968), one of the founders of the Mystery Writers of America. These highly respected awards have been around since 1986, when Jonathan Kellerman won the debut fiction category for When the Bough Breaks (M) –the first Alex Delaware novel.
The winner of the 2012 Debut Fiction category is Learning to Swim by Sara J. Henry.
Also listed below are the 6 other shortlisted debut fiction titles. Similar to Kellerman’s first win, a couple of the nominated titles are also series debuts. Enjoy.
Learning to Swim : a novel (M)
by Sara J. Henry
Debut Fiction - The Anthony Awards Nazareth child : a Del Shannon novel (M)
by Darrell James
All Cry Chaos (M)
by Leonard Rosen
Debut Fiction - The Anthony Awards Who Do, Voodoo? (M)
by Rochelle Staab
Before I Go to Sleep : a novel (M)
by S.J. Watson
Purgatory Chasm (M)
by Steve Ulfelder
The Informationist : a thriller (M)
by Taylor Stevens

Source: http://www.thereader.ca/2012/10/debut-fiction-anthony-awards.html

About Halifax Libraries

Welcome to The Reader, a blog from the Readers' Services staff at Halifax Public Libraries. Our goal is to create a forum for book news and related discussion among leisure readers. A place for Halifax leisure readers to interact with their library and the larger community of leisure readers.

 

The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

http://www.thereader.ca

You might also like...

foodlab

Staff Pick: The Food Lab by J. Kenji López-Alt


The Memento by Christy Ann Conlin


While described as a ghost story, readers of The Memento may be disappointed if they’re looking to be scared out of their wits. But if you’re looking for...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *