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ThrillerFest Has Announced the 2018 Thriller Award Winners!

International Thriller Awards 2018

International Thriller Awards 2018

*Winners listed first in bold & there are links to our catalog for the ones that we have!

Best Novel

               International Thriller Award statue Final Girls by Riley Sager

               Ill Will by Dan Chaon

               The Long Drop by Denise Mina

               The Breakdown by B.A. Paris

               Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips 


Best First Novel

               International Thriller Award statueThe Freedom Broker by K.J. Howe

               Deep Down Dead by Steph Broadribb

               Ragdoll by Daniel Cole 

               The Red Line by Walt Gragg

               The Lost Ones by Sheena Kamal 


Best Paperback Original

               International Thriller Award StatueGrievance by Christine Bell

               Stillhouse Lake by Rachel Caine

               The Resurrector by Layton Green

               Police at the Station and They Don’t Look Friendly by Adrian McKinty

               The Day I Died by Lori Rader-Day


Best Short Story

               International Thriller Award Statue “Charcoal and Cherry” by Zoë Z. Dean  Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

               “Too Much Time” by Lee Child  No Middle Name: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Short Stories

               “What Could Possibly Go Boing?” by Mat Coward  Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

               “The Kill Switch” by Willy Vlautin

               “Test Drive” by Ben H. Winters


Best Young Adult Novel

               International Thriller Award StatueThe Rains by Gregg Hurwitz

               The Boy She Left Behind by Gregg Olsen

               To Catch a Killer by Sheryl Scarborough

               The Delphi Effect by Rysa Walker

               Proof of Lies by Diana Rodriguez Wallach


Best eBook Original Novel

               International Thriller Award StatueSecond Chance by Sean Black

               Ressurection America by Jeff Gunhus

               Trojan by Alan McDermott

               Witness by Caroline Mitchell

               A Fragile Thing by Kevin Wignall

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