The Private Eye Writers of America have announced the Shamus Award Winners for 2021. (For works published in 2020).
Best Original Private Eye Paperback
Brittle Karma by Richard Helms (Black Arch Books)
Best Private Eye Short Story
“Mustang Sally” by John M. Floyd in Black Cat Mystery Magazine
Best Private Eye Novel
Blind Vigil by Matt Coyle (Oceanview)
Best First Private Eye Novel
The Missing American by Kwei Quartey (Soho Press)
The Eye, the PWA Life Achievement Award, was given to Michael Z. Lewin
Congratulations to all the nominated authors and winners.