The 2014 Edgar Awards were announced on Thursday evening May 1, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. These awards are presented each year by the Mystery Writers of America and honor the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, television and film.
Authors Robert Crais and Carolyn Hart were chosen as 2014 Grand Masters. The Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award represents the pinnacle of achievement in mystery writing and was established to acknowledge important contributions to the genre. Past winners of the award include Ken Follett, Sue Grafton and Robert B. Parker.
Please see below for a description of the winning books for 2014.