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Edgar Awards Announced

Apr 28 2007

The Mystery Writers of America’s 61st annual Edgar Awards were held on Friday 26th at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York. Winners included The Janissary Tree by Jason Goodwin for Best Novel; The Faithful Spy by Alex Berenson for Best First Novel by an American Author; Snakeskin Shamisen by Naomi Hirahara for Best Paperback Original; and Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer by James L. Swanson for Best Fact Crime. In addition to the awards, Stephen King was inducted as Grand Master.

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