Kent LostTown

Winona Kent, Lost Time, Blue Devil Books

Sixteen-year old Pippa Gladstone vanished while on holiday with her parents in Spain in 1974. Forty years later, a new photo shows her very much alive at the Wiltshire Folk Festival.

Jobb DaringDeviousandDeadly

Dean Jobb, Daring, Devious & Deadly: True Tales of Crime and Justice from Nova Scotia’s Past, Pottersfield Press

.A rogues’ gallery of killers and pirates, plus a prolific embezzler, a wise-cracking judge and a pair of brazen bank robbers.

PenzSheluk MarketvilleSet

Judy Penz Sheluk, The Marketville Mystery Series: Books 1-3, Superior Shores Press

The first three books in the bestselling Marketville Mystery series, now available in one collection.

Delany DyinginaWinterWonderland

Vicki Delany, Dying in a Winter Wonderland, Berkley

The fifth installment of the charming cozy mystery series by national bestselling author Vicki Delany.

Bolton BostonScream

Ginger Bolton, Boston Scream Murder, Kensington Publishing Corp.

Halloween--the perfect season for Deputy Donut owner Emily Westhill to unmask a killer.

Lee FirstGear

Patricia C. Lee, First Gear: A Sadie Hawkins Mystery, Phoenix Literary Publishing

Being petite and feisty has its benefits...

Ireland MrsClausandtheSantaSlayings

Liz Ireland, Mrs. Claus and the Santaland Slayings, Kensington Books

April Claus’s first Christmas in Santaland might be her last—unless she unmasks a villain with a killer Christmas wish. . .

Batten RossMackay

Jack Batten, Ross Mackay, The Saga of a Brilliant Criminal Lawyer, Durvile & UpRoute Books

Criminal defence lawyer Ross Mackay defended accused murderers in the most horrendous circumstances.

Martin PerfectStorm

Mike Martin, Perfect Storm, Ottawa Press and Publishing

Food, fun and adventure on Canada's east cost. And a few murders to solve. Cool, clean and Canadian.

Cushing YourTaxisHere

Raymond Cushing, Your Taxi Is Here, Independent

‘Not Criminally Responsible’ doesn’t mean ‘Not Dangerous’

McCracken UnchartedWaters

Rosemary McCracken, Uncharted Waters, Carrick Publishing

Pat Tierney ventures into uncharted waters when she purchases her own business, and finds herself swimming with sharks.

Misri DetectiveandtheSpy

Angela Misri, The Detective and the Spy, Cormorant Book

Hunted by MI6 and robbed of her abilities, Portia Adams must find the bomber before London, and her reputation, are ash.

Warren MurderTimesSix

Alan R. Warren, Murder Times Six, House of Mystery Press

‘When Hope is gone there is nothing, and the world becomes an empty void, for one family, the setting sun indicates the beginning of a long and lonely night, haunted by the thoughts of the missing.’

Fotheringham MaliceattheManor

A.J. Fotheringham, Malice at the Mansion, Amazon

Hilly Barton-Cheswick must clear her name of murder and locate a missing heiress in order to foil the real killer.

Burke SeventhShot

Burke, Ann, The Seventh Shot, Latitude 46

The Seventh Shot is a recounting of two grisly Ontario murders some thirty years on and the remarkable search for the killer.

2017 Winners

Crime Writers of Canada presents the

2017 Arthur Ellis Awards for

Excellence in Canadian Crime Writing

Winners

 

Best Novel

Donna Morrissey, The Fortunate Brother, Viking Canada

 Best First Novel sponsored by Rakuten Kobo

Elle Wild, Strange Things Done, Dundurn Press

 Best Novella The Lou Allin Memorial Award

Rick Blechta, Rundown, Orca Book Publishers

 Best Short Story

Susan Daly, A Death at the ParsonageThe Whole She-Bang 3, Toronto Sisters in Crime

 Best Book in French

Marie-Ève Bourassa, Red Light: Adieu, Mignonne, Groupe Ville-Marie Littérature, vlb éditions

 Best Juvenile/YA Book

Gordon Korman, Masterminds: Criminal Destiny, Harper Collins Publishers Ltd.

 Best Nonfiction Book

Jeremy Grimaldi, A Daughter's Deadly Deception: The Jennifer Pan Story, Dundurn Press

 

Unhanged Arthur for Best Unpublished First Crime Novel sponsored by Dundurn Press

S.J. Jennings, The Golkonda Project

 

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The winners of the 2017 Arthur Ellis Awards were announced at the Arthur Ellis Awards Gala at the Arts & Letters Club, Toronto on May 25th 2017.


For details of the shortlisted works: click here

For details of the Awards Gala: click here

 

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