Drawn to puzzles? Our Mystery newsletter will provide you with a steady stream of who-dun-its for your solving delight. If you’re seeking white knuckles and a racing heart, check out our Thrillers and Suspense newsletter.
The Agatha Awards honor the “traditional mystery,” books best typified by the works of Agatha Christie. The genre is loosely defined as mysteries that contain no explicit sex or excessive gore. It is awarded by attendees at the Malice Domestic convention.
The Edgars, or Edgar Allan Poe Awards, are presented annually to the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, television, film, and theater from the previous year. They are awarded by the Mystery Writers of America.
International Association of Crime Writers awards the Hammett Prize annually for literary excellence in the field of crime-writing, as reflected in a book published in the English language in the U.S. or Canada.