Thursday evening, October 4, Janet Rudolph presented the Macavity Awards at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland during Bouchercon, the World Mystery Convention. Janet is the driving force behind Mystery Readers Journal. A list of the nominees can be found on Janet's Mystery Fanfare. Winners are listed below.
Best Mystery Novel
Claire DeWitt and the City of the Dead by Sara Gran
Best First Mystery Novel
All Cry Chaos by Leonard Rosen
Best Mystery Related Non-Fiction
The Sookie Stackhouse Companion, edited by Charlaine Harris
Best Mystery Short Story
"Disarming" by Dana Cameron
Sue Feder Memorial Historical Mystery
Dandy Gilver and the Proper Treatment of Bloodstains
by Catriona McPherson
By way of congratulations, how about reading the winners' books?