Congratulations to tonight's winners of the Agatha Awards, presented at the Malice Domestic convention. Aaron Elkins received the Lifetime Achievement Award before the other awards were announced.
Best Children's/Young Adult - The Code Busters' Club, Case #2: The Haunted Lighthouse by Penny Warner.
Best First Novel - Lowcountry Boil by Susan M. Boyer
Best Historical Mystery - Dandy Gilver and an Unsuitable Day for a Murder by Catriona McPherson
Best Short Story - "Mischief in Mesopotamia" by Dana Cameron. Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine.
Best Non-Fiction - Books to Die For: The World's Greatest Mystery Writers on the World's Greatest Mystery Novels ed. by John Connolly and Declan Burke
Best Novel - The Beautiful Mystery by Louise Penny
As I said, congratulations to all the winners!