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message 1: by Icewineanne, Moderator (new)

Icewineanne | 670 comments Mod
The Dead Good Reader Awards 2018 were awarded at the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival this past weekend. It’s one of my favourite book awards as it is voted on by readers & we can all participate 😊

Here are the outstanding winners;

The Holmes and Watson Award for Best Detective Duo:
Ruth Galloway and Harry Nelson from the Ruth Galloway series by Elly Griffiths

The Whodunnit Award for the Book That Keeps You Guessing:
Let Me Lie by Clare Mackintosh Let Me Lie by Clare Mackintosh

The Cabot Cove Award for Best Small-Town Mystery:
The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor

The Wringer Award for the Character Who’s Been Put Through It All:
Jack Reacher series by Lee Child

The House of Horrors Award for Most Dysfunctional Family:
Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell

The Dead Good Recommends Award for Most Recommended Book:
The Dark Angel (Ruth Galloway, #10) by Elly Griffiths The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths

The winners were chosen from a superb shortlist. If you’d like to explore the shortlisted books as well, then here’s a link to their site: https://www.deadgoodbooks.co.uk/dead-...
I always enjoy reading the books on this list & I’m sure you will too.


message 2: by Jenny (new)

Jenny (diggensjenny) Thanks, Icewineanne.


message 3: by Icewineanne, Moderator (new)

Icewineanne | 670 comments Mod
Jenny wrote: "Thanks, Icewineanne."

Thanks for dropping by!


message 4: by VickiLee (new)

VickiLee | 251 comments I am twitchily awaiting my copy of Dark Angel from the library.


message 5: by Icewineanne, Moderator (new)

Icewineanne | 670 comments Mod
VickiLee wrote: "I am twitchily awaiting my copy of Dark Angel from the library."

Thrilled that you enjoy this series VickiLee.
I’ve had the first book in this series sitting on my bookshelf for 2 yrs now. Shame on me that I haven’t read it yet. All of the books in this series have excellent ratings.......time for me to get on the bandwagon 😉


message 6: by Susan (new)

Susan | 30 comments These all sound great to me, thanks! ☺


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