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Lori Roy's debut novel, BENT ROAD, was awarded the Edgar Allen Poe Award for best debut novel by an American author. BENT ROAD was named a 2011 Notable Crime Book by the New York Times, a 2012 Notable Book by the state of Kansas and nomiated for the Book-of-the-Month Club First Fiction Award. Her second novel, UNTIL SHE COMES HOME (Dutton 6/13) has been named a New York Times Editors' Choice.

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Bent Road

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Let Me Die in His Footsteps

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Until She Comes Home

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My husband and I recently traveled to New York for the 2016 Edgar Awards. I'm thrilled to share that LET ME DIE IN HIS FOOTSTEPS received the Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best Novel .

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