The 2018 Dagger Award Shortlist Announced!

The Dagger Awards, administered by the UK's Crime Writers' Association, are presented annually to some of the best writers of crime fiction and nonfiction.  There are ten separate awards, ranging from the Diamond Dagger for lifetime achievement to the Dagger in the Library, for a body of work favored by library patrons.  Check out these highlights from this year's shortlisted nominees!

London Rules (Slough House #5) Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781616959616
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Published: Soho Crime - June 5th, 2018

Since We Fell: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062129383
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Published: Ecco - May 9th, 2017

Bluebird, Bluebird Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316363297
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Published: Mulholland Books - September 12th, 2017

A Necessary Evil Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781681776712
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Published: Pegasus Crime - April 3rd, 2018

Resurrection Bay (Pushkin Vertigo #21) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781782273622
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Published: Pushkin Vertigo - April 3rd, 2018

The Chalk Man: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524760984
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Published: Crown - January 9th, 2018

The Force: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062664419
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Published: William Morrow - June 20th, 2017

Gravesend Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781681778495
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Published: Pegasus Books - September 4th, 2018

IQ (IQ Novel #1) Cover Image
By Joe Ide
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316267731
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Published: Mulholland Books - September 19th, 2017

Girl in Snow Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501144370
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 1st, 2017

Lola: A Novel (The Lola Vasquez Novels #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451496119
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Published: Broadway Books - January 2nd, 2018

East of Hounslow Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780008308735
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Published: HQ - February 12th, 2019

Three Days and a Life Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781681441788
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Published: Maclehose Press Quercus - November 7th, 2017

After the Fire Cover Image
By Henning Mankell, Marlaine Delargy (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525435082
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Published: Vintage - October 31st, 2017

The Frozen Woman Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781843447740
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Published: Oldcastle Books - April 1st, 2018

Black Dahlia, Red Rose: The Crime, Corruption, and Cover-Up of America's Greatest Unsolved Murder Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781631492266
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - October 10th, 2017

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307742483
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Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2018

A False Report: A True Story of Rape in America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524759933
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Published: Crown - February 6th, 2018

Lightning Men (Darktown #2) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501138805
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Published: Atria Books - June 5th, 2018

Nine Lessons: A Josephine Tey Mystery Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781683313212
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Published: Crooked Lane Books - October 10th, 2017