Announcing the 2018 Edgar Nominees

Chris Schluep on January 24, 2018

It is the 209th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, and like clockwork the nominees for the 2018 Edgar Allan Poe Awards--honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2017--have been announced. The Edgar® Awards will be presented to the winners at the 72nd Gala Banquet, April 26, 2018 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York.

Below is a list of selected categories. You can see the full list here.

Best Novel


Best First Novel


Best Fact Crime


Best Critical/Biographical


Congratulations to the nominees in all categories. Again, you can see the full list here.

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