6 June 2008


I am delighted to see that Colin Cotterill's CORONER'S LUNCH and Michael Robotham's SHATTER, which I have just begun reading, have both been nominated in this year's CWA and Duncan Lawrie shortlists.

The Duncan Lawrie Dagger 2008
James Lee Burke, The Tin Roof Blowdown
Colin Cotterill, Coroner's Lunch
Frances Fyfield, Blood From Stone
Steve Hamilton, Night Work
Laura Lippman, What the Dead Know
RN Morris, A Vengeful Longing
More information on the Duncan Lawrie Dagger page.

The Duncan Lawrie International Dagger 2008
Andrea Camilleri (Italy), The Patience of the Spider (Picador, Macmillan)
Translated by Stephen Sartarelli
Stieg Larsson (Sweden), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (MacLehose Press, Quercus)
Translated by Reg Keeland
Dominique Manotti (France), Lorraine Connection (EuroCrime, Arcadia Books)
Translated by Amanda Hopkinson and Ros Schwartz
Martin Suter (Germany), A Deal with the Devil ( EuroCrime, Arcadia Books)
Translated by Peter Millar
Fred Vargas (France), This Night's Foul Work (Harvill Secker, Random House)
Translated by Sîan Reynolds
More information on the Duncan Lawrie International Dagger page.

Other Daggers
Ian Fleming Steel Dagger
Mo Hayder (Ritual),
Gregg Hurwitz (I See You),
Michael Robotham (Shatter),
Tom Rob Smith (Child 44) and
David Stone (The Echelon Vendetta)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I love Salvo Montalbano, Camilleri's detective, so I'm really glad to see that The Patience of the Spider has been short-listed for the Duncan Lawrie Intl. Dagger.


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