2019 Winners

Crime Writers of Canada presents the

2019 Arthur Ellis Awards Winners for

Excellence in Canadian Crime Writing

Announced at the Arts & Letters Club, Toronot on
Thursday 23 May, 2019

 

BEST CRIME NOVEL

Anne Emery, Though the Heavens Fall, ECW Press

 

BEST FIRST CRIME NOVEL
Sponsored by Rakuten Kobo

A.J. Devlin, Cobra Clutch, NeWest Press

 

BEST CRIME NOVELLA
The Lou Allin Memorial Award

John Lawrence Reynolds, Murder Among the Pines, Orca Book Publishers

 

BEST CRIME SHORT STORY
Sponsored by Mystery Weekly Magazine

Linda L. Richards, Terminal City, Vancouver Noir, Akashic Books

 

BEST CRIME BOOK IN FRENCH

Hervé Gagnon, Adolphus - Une enquête de Joseph Laflamme, Libre Expression

 

BEST JUVENILE/YOUNG ADULT CRIME BOOK

Linwood Barclay, Escape, Puffin Canada

 

BEST NONFICTION CRIME BOOK

Sarah Weinman, The Real Lolita: The Kidnapping of Sally Horner and the Novel that Scandalized the World, Alfred A. Knopf Canada

 

BEST UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPT (aka The Unhanged Arthur)
Sponsored by Dundurn Press

Liv McFarlane, The Scarlet Cross

 

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