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Showing posts from February, 2011

Barry Award Nominations

Somewhat hot on the heals of the Edgar Nominations are the Barry Noms. And while the Edgar's will be announced at the end of April the Barry Awards will not given until the St. Louis Bouchercon in September! Yikes. The Hungry Detective congratulates all of the nominees.  Best Novel NOWHERE TO RUN - C. J. Box - Putnam CROOKED LETTER, CROOKED LETTER - Tom Franklin - Morrow THE LOCK ARTIST - Steve Hamilton - Minotaur MOONLIGHT MILE - Dennis Lehane - Morrow BURY YOUR DEAD - Louise Penny - Minotaur SAVAGES - Don Winslow - Simon & Schuster Best First Novel GUTSHOT STRAIGHT - Lou Berney - Morrow ROGUE ISLAND - Bruce DeSilva - Forge THE POACHER'S SON - Paul Doiron - Minotaur SHERLOCKIAN - Graham Moore - Twelve THE HOLY THIEF - William Ryan - Minotaur ONCE A SPY - Keith Thomson - Doubleday Best British Novel STARTED EARLY, TOOK MY DOG - Kate Atkinson - Doubleday BLOOD HARVEST - S. J. Bolton - Bantam Press THE WHISPERS - John Connolly - Hodder &am

Books Received - January 2011

It is the good fortune of The Hungry Detective to now and again receive books from authors, publishers or their associated marketing agencies. These books were received in the month of January 2011. THE CRACK IN THE LENS - Steve Hockensmith - Minotaur Books THE NEAREST EXIT - Olen Steinhauer - Minotaur Books BAD BIRD - Chris Knopf - Minotaur Books