The Macavity Awards 2021
(for works published in 2020)
Congratulations to all.
Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Cosby (Flatiron Books)
Winter Counts by David Heska Wanbli Weiden (Ecco Press)
H R.F. Keating: A Life of Crime by Sheila Mitchell (Level Best Books)
Best Short Story
“Elysian Fields” by Gabriel Valjan (California Schemin’: The 2020 Bouchercon Anthology, edited by Art Taylor; Wildside Press)
Sue Feder Memorial Award for Best Historical Mystery
Turn to Stone by James W. Ziskin (Seventh Street Books)
Note from George Easter: The three novel Agatha Winners also won Barry Awards this year. THE FANS HAVE SPOKEN! If you haven’t read these books, perhaps you should.