November 21, 2017

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MWA Announces 2014 Edgar Awards Nominees

The Mystery Writers of America has announced the nominees for its 2014 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, nonfiction, and television from the previous year, in celebration of the 205th anniversary of Poe’s birth.

The selections in the Best Juvenile and Best Young Adult Fiction categories include School Library Journal 2013 Best Books All the Truth That’s In Me (Viking) by Julie Berry, and Far Far Away (Knopf) by Tom McNeal, plus One Came Home (Knopf) by Amy Timberlake, which received an SLJ Star Review.

Edgars_1aBest Juvenile Fiction
Strike Three, You’re Dead (Knopf) by Josh Berk
Moxie and the Art of Rule Breaking (Dial) by Erin Dionne
P.K. Pinkerton and the Petrified Man (Putnam) by Caroline Lawrence
Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase (Hyperion/Disney) by Jonathan Stroud
One Came Home (Knopf) by Amy Timberlake

Edgars_2Best Young Adult Fiction
All the Truth That’s In Me (Viking) by Julie Berry
Far Far Away (Knopf) by Tom McNeal
Criminal (S & S) by Terra Elan McVoy
How to Lead a Life of Crime (Razorbill/Penguin) by Kirsten Miller
Ketchup Clouds (Little, Brown) by Annabel Pitcher

The Edgar® Awards will be presented to the winners at the group’s 68th Gala Banquet May 1, 2014, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City.

Karyn M. Peterson About Karyn M. Peterson

Karyn M. Peterson (kpeterson@mediasourceinc.com) is a former News Editor ofSLJ.

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