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Dagger Awards

Given by the Crime Writer's Association of Great Britain, it covers by fiction and nonfiction crime books.

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Dagger Awards
Historical Dagger

1999

Two for the Lions by Lindsey Davis

2000-2009

Absent Friends by Gillian Linscott

The Office of the Dead by Andrew Taylor

Fingersmith by Sara Waters

The American Boy by Andrew Taylor

The Damascened Blade by Barbara Cleverly

Dark Fire by C. J. Sansom

Red Sky Lament by Edward Wright

Mistress of the Art of Death by Ariana Franklin

Stratton's War by Laura Wilson

If the Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr

2010-2019

Revenger by Rory Clements

The Somme Stations by Andrew Martin

Icelight by Aly Monroe

The Scent of Death by Andrew Taylor

The Devil in the Marshalsea by Antonia Hodgson

The Seeker by S. G. MacLean

Stasi Child by David Young

A Rising Man by Abir Mukherjee

Nucleus by Rory Clements

Destroying Angel by S. G. MacLean

2020-2029

Death in the East by Abir Mukherjee

WINNER

Midnight at Malabar House by Vaseem Khan

SHORTLIST

  • Snow by John Banville

  • The Unwanted Dead by Chris Lloyd

  • The City Under Siege by Michael Russell

  • Skelton's Guide to Domestic Poisons by David Stafford

  • The Mimosa Tree Mystery by Ovidua Yu