The 2017 Edgar Awards were announced recently 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 Max Allen Collins and Ellen Har were chosen as 2017 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.
Please see below for a description of the winning books for 2017.