The 2021 Malice Domestic Agatha Awards Winner were announced tonight at More Than Malice, the Virtual Malice Domestic Festival this year.
Best Contemporary Novel
All the Devils are Here by Louise Penny (Minotaur)
Best Historical Novel
The Last Mrs. Summers by Rhys Bowen (Berkeley)
Best First Novel
Murder at the Mena House by Erica Ruth Neubauer (Kensington)
Best Short Story
"Dear Emily Etiquette" by Barb Goffman (Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Sep/Oct)
Phantom Lady: Hollywood Producer Joan Harrison, the Forgotten Woman Behind Hitchcock by Christina Lane (Chicago Review Press)
Holly Hernandez and the Death of Disco by Richard Narvaez (Piñata Books)
Congratulations to all of the winners!
The Agatha Awards were presented during MORE THAN MALICE, an online virtual crime festival this weekend. All the panels and special events have been recorded and will be available to registered participants for a few weeks. You can still register to view the great panels!
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