RE: RARA-AVIS: The Edgars (courtesty Sarah Weinman and Bill Crider)

From: Ron Clinton (
Date: 01 May 2009

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    I haven't read a single one of the winners. In fact, I've only read three of the fifteen nominees for Best Novel, Best 1st Novel, and best PBO. Not sure if that's a weakness on the Edgar's selection process or my own purchasing/reading selection process.

    Ron C.

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    > Here are the Edgar Winners for Works written/produced in 2008.

    > Best Juvenile: The Postcard by Tony Abbott
    > Best Young Adult: Paper Towns by John Green
    > Best Fact Crime: American Lightning by Howard Blum
    > Best Critical/Biographical: Edgar Allan Poe: An Illustrated Companion by
    Harry Lee
    > Best Short Story: "Skinhead Central" by T. Jefferson Parker in the Blue
    > Best Paperback Original: China Lake by Meg Gardiner
    > Best First Novel: The Foreigner by Francie Lin
    > Best Novel: Blue Heaven by C.J. Box
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