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Book awards: Lefty Award

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The Fat Innkeeper by Alan Russell1996
Three to Get Deadly by Janet Evanovich1998
Four to Score by Janet Evanovich1999
Murder with Peacocks by Donna Andrews2000
Dim Sum Dead by Jerrilyn Farmer2002
Fender Benders by Bill Fitzhugh2002
Hearse Case Scenario by Tim Cockey2003
Pipsqueak by Brian M. Wiprud2003
More than you Know (Berkley Sensation) by Meg ChittendenOtter Award for best mystery set in the LCC region, Monterey, CA, 2004
Mumbo Gumbo by Jerrilyn Farmer2004
Blue Blood by Susan McBride2005
Grave Endings: A Novel of Suspense (Molly Blume) by Rochelle KrichCalavera Award, best mystery set in the LCC region, El Paso, TX, 2005
We'll Always Have Parrots by Donna Andrews2005
Cast Adrift by Peter Guttridge2006
Go to Helena Handbasket by Donna Moore2007
The Girl with Braided Hair by Margaret CoelRocky Award, best mystery set in the LCC region, Denver, CO, 2008
Her Royal Spyness by Rhys BowenArty Award, best cover art, 2008
Murder with Reservations by Elaine Viets2008
Greasing the Pinata by Tim Maleeny2009
Mahu Fire by Neil S. PlakcyHawaii Five-O, law enforcement, police procedural, 2009
Death was in the Picture by Linda L. RichardsThe Panik, in honor of the late Paul Anik for the best Los Angeles Noir, 2010
Getting Old is a Disaster by Rita Lakin2010
Junkyard Dogs: A Walt Longmire Mystery by Craig JohnsonWatson Award, mystery novel with best sidekick, 2011
The Pot Thief Who Studied Einstein by J. Michael Orenduff2011
The Spider's Web by Margaret CoelHillerman Sky Award, mystery that best captures the landscape of the Southwest, 2011
City of Secrets by Kelli StanleyGolden Nugget Award for best mystery set in California, 2012
Nazareth Child (Del Shannon, Book 1) by Darrell JamesEureka! Award for best first mystery, 2012
The Real Macaw by Donna Andrews2012
As the Crow Flies: A Walt Longmire Mystery by Craig JohnsonRocky Award for best mystery set in the LCC region, Colorado Springs, CO, 2013
Bruja Brouhaha by Rochelle StaabWatson Award for mystery novel with best sidekick, 2013
The Girl Next Door: A Mystery by Brad Parks2013
The Good Cop: A Mystery (Carter Ross Mysteries) by Brad Parks2014
How the Light Gets In by Louise PennyThe Calamari for best mystery set outside the US, 2014
Ordinary Grace by William Kent KruegerThe Squid for best mystery set within the United States, 2014
Herbie's Game by Timothy Hallinan2015
The Life We Bury by Allen EskensThe Rosebud for best debut mystery, 2015
Pirate Vishnu by Gigi PandianThe Rose for best mystery set in the LCC region, Portland, OR, 2015
The Accidental Alchemist by Gigi PandianBest LCC Regional Mystery, Phoenix, AZ, 2016
Lord of the Wings by Donna Andrews2016
Malice at the Palace by Rhys BowenBruce Alexander Memorial Award/Best Historical Mystery, 2016
The Nature of the Beast by Louise PennyBest World Mystery, 2016
Body on the Bayou by Ellen Byron2017
Dandy Gilver and the Reek of Red Herrings by Catriona McPhersonBruce Alexander Memorial/Best Historical Mystery, 2017
A Great Reckoning by Louise PennyBest Mystery Novel, 2017
Murder in G Major by Alexia GordonBest Debut Mystery Novel, 2017
A Cajun Christmas Killing by Ellen Byron2018
Scot Free by Catriona McPherson2019

Award description

The Lefty Awards are chosen by registered members of each Left Coast Crime convention. They were originally established to celebrate the best humorous mystery of the year.

See also the Bruce Alexander Memorial Historical Mystery Award for winners of that award before it was officially made part of the Leftys in 2016.


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