Bouchercon,the world mystery convention, have announced the winners for its prestigious Anthony Awards at the first Virtual Bouchercon. Bouchercon 2020: Sacramento.
2020 Anthony Awards
The Murder List by Hank Phillippi Ryan (Forge)
Best First Novel
One Night Gone by Tara Laskowski (Graydon House)
Best Paperback Original
The Alchemist’s Illusion by Gigi Pandian (Midnight Ink)
Best Critical Non-Fiction Work
The Mutual Admiration Society: How Dorothy L. Sayers and her Oxford Circle Remade the World for Women by Mo Moulton (Basic Books)
Best Short Story
“The Red Zone,” by Alex Segura (appearing in ¡Pa’que Tu Lo Sepas!: Stories to Benefit the People of Puerto Rico)
Best Anthology or Collection
Malice Domestic 14: Mystery Most Edible, edited by Verena Rose, Rita Owen, and Shawn Reilly Simmons (Wildside Press)
Best Young Adult
Seven Ways to Get Rid of Harry by Jen Conley (Down & Out Books)
Congratulations to all the nominated authors and winners.