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Edgar Awards

The Edgar Allan Poe Awards (known as the Edgar Awards or the Edgars) are presented every year by the Mystery Writers of America. Named after American writer Edgar Allan Poe, a pioneer in the genre, the awards honor the best in mystery fiction, non-fictio
  The Edgar Awards

About the Awards

Awarded each spring, the Mystery Writers of America present these awards, named after writer Edgar Alan Poe.  They are widely acknowledged to be the most prestigious awards in the genre.  There are currently 15 categories, with 13 of them listed in this guide.