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The Edgar Allan Poe Awards are given annually by the Mystery Writers of America to honor the best in the mystery genre. Bookshare is pleased to offer the following titles awarded the Edgar Award for best novel.

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Year Title Author Action
1969 A Case of Need: A Novel Crichton, Michael and Hudson, Jeffery
1989 A Cold Red Sunrise (Inspector Rostnikov Mystery #4) Kaminsky, Stuart
1992 A Dance at the Slaughterhouse Block, Lawrence
1987 A Dark-Adapted Eye Rendell, Ruth
1957 A Dram of Poison Armstrong, Charlotte
1956 Beast in View Millar, Margaret
1954 Beat Not the Bones Jay, Charlotte
1954 Beat Not The Bones Jay, Charlotte
1983 Billingsgate Shoal (Doc Adams Mysteries) Boyer, Rick
1990 Black Cherry Blues (Dave Robicheaux #3) Burke, James Lee
2009 Blue Heaven Box, C. J.
2000 Bones (Irene Kelly #7) Burke, Jan
1993 Bootlegger's Daughter Maron, Margaret
1985 Briarpatch Thomas, Ross
2005 California Girl Parker, T. Jefferson
1978 Catch Me Kill Me Hallahan, William H.
1978 Catch Me: Kill Me Hallahan, William H.
1998 Cimarron Rose Burke, James Lee
2006 Citizen Vince Walter, Jess
1996 Come to Grief (Sid Halley #3) Francis, Dick
1974 Dance Hall of the Dead (Navajo Mysteries #2) Hillerman, Tony
1963 Death and the Joyful Woman (Felse #2) Peters, Ellis
2008 Down River Hart, John
1979 Eye of the Needle Follett, Ken
1970 Forfeit Francis, Dick
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