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THE PRIVATE EYE WRITERS OF AMERICA now ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FOR 2023 SHAMUS AWARDS

Submissions for the 2023 Shamus Awards from the Private Eye Writers of America (PWA), for works published in 2022 will soon be called for by Awards Chairperson John Shepphird. The guidelines are posted here.  

THE 2022 SHAMUS AWARD WINNERS

BEST PI HARDCOVER

 FAMILY BUSINESS by S. J. Rozan (Pegasus)

BEST ORIGINAL PI PAPERBACK

EVERY CITY IS EVERY OTHER CITY by John McFetridge (ECW Press)

BEST FIRST PI NOVEL

LOST LITTLE GIRL by Gregory Stout (Level Best Books) 

BEST  PI SHORT STORY

SWEEPS WEEK by Richard Helms (July/August EQMM)

The Private Eye Writers of America thank the awards committee Ted Fitzgerald, Mary Keliikoa, Terence Faherty, David Housewright, Brendan DuBois, Dana King, Michael Bracken, Michael Wiley, M. Ruth Myers, Gary Phillips, Vy Kava & Laura Oles.