Here’s the full list of Edgar Award and Mary Higgins Clark Award nominations.
About the Mary Higgins Clark Award:
The winner will be selected by a Special MWA Committee for the book most closely written in the Mary Higgins Clark Tradition according to guidelines set forth by Mary Higgins Clark. • The protagonist is a nice young woman whose life is suddenly invaded. • She’s self-made and independent, with primarily good family relationships. • She has an interesting job. • She is not looking for trouble–she is doing exactly what she should be doing and something cuts across her bow. • She solves her problem by her own courage and intelligence. • The story has no on-scene violence • The story has no strong four-letter words or explicit sex scenes.
Congratulations to the authors!