CWA Gold Dagger Award Short List

The Crime Writer’s Association will announce the winners for this year’s Gold Dagger award on October 7th. If the suspense is killing you, here is the shortlist in the meantime. Follow the links to find out what Booklist has to say about some of the nominated titles.

CWA Gold Dagger shortlist:

Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin
Snowdrops by AD Miller
The End of the Wasp Season by Denise Mina
The Lock Artist by Steve Hamilton

CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger shortlist:

Before I Go To Sleep by SJ Watson
Cold Rain by Craig Smith
The Good Son by Michael Gruber
The Lock Artist by Steve Hamilton

CWA John Creasey (new blood) Dagger:

Before I Go To Sleep by SJ Watson
Kiss Me Quick by Danny Miller
The Dead Woman of Juárez by Sam Hawken
The Dogs of Rome by Conor Fitzgerald

ITV3 People’s Bestseller Dagger:

The Sixth Man by David Baldacci
Worth Dying For by Lee Child
Good As Dead by Mark Billingham
Dead Man’s Grip by Peter James
Before the Poison by Peter Robinson



About the Author:

When Sarah Hunter is not reading for her job as senior editor at Booklist, she's baking something tasty or planning trips to the Pacific Northwest. Follow her on Twitter at @SarahBearHunter.

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