Left Coast Crime Award Winners

Left Coast Crime Wildcard Awards until 2015. Beginning in 2016, all Left Coast Crime Awards are called Lefty Awards.

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Winners

The Life We Bury (Joe Talbe...

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3.98 avg rating — 90,097 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best Debut Mystery (The Rosebud) (2015)
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Pirate Vishnu (Jaya Jones T...

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3.97 avg rating — 612 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set in the LCC region (The Rose) (2015)
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Ordinary Grace

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4.22 avg rating — 95,063 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set within the United States (The Squid) (2014)
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How the Light Gets In (Chie...

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4.44 avg rating — 55,872 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set anywhere else in the world (The Calamari) (2014)
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Bruja Brouhaha (A Mind for ...

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3.73 avg rating — 446 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Mystery novel with best sidekick (Watson Award) (2013)
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As The Crow Flies (Walt Lon...

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4.28 avg rating — 12,438 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set in the LCC region (Rocky Award) (2013)
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Nazareth Child (Del Shannon...

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3.45 avg rating — 318 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best First Mystery (Eureka! Award) (2012)
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City of Secrets: A Mystery

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3.54 avg rating — 192 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set in California (Golden Nugget Award) (2012)
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Junkyard Dogs (Walt Longmir...

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4.27 avg rating — 13,270 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Mystery novel with best sidekick (Watson Award) (2011)
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The Spider's Web (Wind Rive...

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3.97 avg rating — 916 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Mystery that best captures the landscape of the Southwest (Hillerman Sky Award) (2011)
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Death Was in the Picture

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3.62 avg rating — 99 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best Los Angeles Noir, in honor of the late Paul Anik (The Panik) (2010)
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Mahu Fire: A Hawai'ian Myst...

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4.11 avg rating — 351 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best Law Enforcement/ Police Procedural (Hawaii Five-O) (2009)
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The Girl With Braided Hair ...

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4.11 avg rating — 1,013 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set in the LCC region (Rocky Award) (2008)
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Her Royal Spyness (Her Roya...

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3.79 avg rating — 30,303 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best cover art (Arty Award) (2008)
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Grave Endings (Molly Blume,...

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3.78 avg rating — 162 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set in the LCC region (Calavera Award) (2005)
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More than You Know

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3.32 avg rating — 25 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award for Best mystery set in the LCC region (The Otter) (2004)
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nominees

Cobra Clutch ("Hammerhead" ...

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4.02 avg rating — 111 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Debut Mystery (2019)
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Plaster City (A Jimmy Veede...

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3.66 avg rating — 2,430 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set in the LCC region (The Rose) (2015)
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Deadly Bonds (Detective Jac...

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4.03 avg rating — 1,570 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set in the LCC region (The Rose) (2015)
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Glass Houses

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3.76 avg rating — 21 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set in the LCC region (The Rose) (2015)
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One Kick (Kick Lannigan, #1)

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3.78 avg rating — 9,666 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set in the LCC region (The Rose) (2015)
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Mistress of Fortune (Mistre...

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4.02 avg rating — 42 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best Debut Mystery (The Rosebud) (2015)
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The Black Hour

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3.40 avg rating — 2,801 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best Debut Mystery (The Rosebud) (2015)
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Ice Shear (June Lyons, #1)

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3.51 avg rating — 752 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best Debut Mystery (The Rosebud) (2015)
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Kilmoon (County Clare Myste...

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3.68 avg rating — 200 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best Debut Mystery (The Rosebud) (2015)
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A Killing at Cotton Hill (S...

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3.96 avg rating — 782 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set within the United States (The Squid) (2014)
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The Wrong Girl (Jane Ryland...

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3.66 avg rating — 1,868 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set within the United States (The Squid) (2014)
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Purgatory Key (Del Shannon,...

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3.85 avg rating — 26 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set within the United States (The Squid) (2014)
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Mykonos After Midnight (And...

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3.85 avg rating — 201 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set anywhere else in the world (The Calamari) (2014)
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As She Left It

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3.51 avg rating — 753 ratings
Left Coast Crime Award Nominee for Best mystery set anywhere else in the world (The Calamari) (2014)
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