Wednesday, May 12

Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

2019 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

What You Want to SeeMinotaur Books by Kristen Lepionka

What You Want to SeeMinotaur Books

Kristen Lepionka

2018 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Room of White Fire by T. Jefferson Parker

The Room of White Fire

T. Jefferson Parker

2017 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Where It Hurts by Reed Farrel Coleman

Where It Hurts

Reed Farrel Coleman

2016 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Brutality by Ingrid Thoft

Brutality

Ingrid Thoft

2015 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Hounded by David Rosenfelt

Hounded

David Rosenfelt

2014 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Good Cop by Brad Parks

The Good Cop

Brad Parks

2013 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Taken by Robert Crais

Taken

Robert Crais

2012 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

A Bad Night's Sleep by Michael Wiley

A Bad Night’s Sleep

Michael Wiley

2011 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

No Mercy by Lori Armstrong

No Mercy

Lori Armstrong

2010 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Locked In by Marcia Muller

Locked In

Marcia Muller

2009 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Empty Ever After by Reed Farrel Coleman

Empty Ever After

Reed Farrel Coleman

2008 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Empty Ever After by Reed Farrel Coleman

Empty Ever After

Reed Farrel Coleman

2007 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Dramatist by Ken Bruen

The Dramatist

Ken Bruen

2006 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly

The Lincoln Lawyer

Michael Connelly

2005 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

While I Disappear by Ed Wright

While I Disappear

Ed Wright

2004 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Guards by Ken Bruen

The Guards

Ken Bruen

2003 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Blackwater Sound by James W. Hall

Blackwater Sound

James W. Hall

2002 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Blackwater Sound by James W. Hall

Blackwater Sound

James W. Hall

2001 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Reflecting the Sky by S.J. Rozan

Reflecting the Sky

S.J. Rozan

2000 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Havana Heat by Carolina Garcia-Aguilera

Havana Heat

Carolina Garcia-Aguilera

1999 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

California Fire and Life by Don Winslow

California Fire and Life

Don Winslow

1998 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Booby Trap by Bill Pronzini

Booby Trap

Bill Pronzini

1997 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Come Back Dead by Terence Faherty

Come Back Dead

Terence Faherty

1996 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Sunset Express by Robert Crais

Sunset Express

Robert Crais

1995 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

K Is for Killer by Sue Grafton

K Is for Killer

Sue Grafton

1994 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Devil Knows You're Dead by Lawrence Block

The Devil Knows You’re Dead

Lawrence Block

1993 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Man Who was Taller Than God by Harold Adams

The Man Who was Taller Than God

Harold Adams

1992 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

The Man Who Was Taller Than God by Harold Adams

The Man Who Was Taller Than God

Harold Adams

1991 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Stolen Away by Max Allan Collins

Stolen Away

Max Allan Collins

1990 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

G Is for Gumshoe by Sue Grafton

G Is for Gumshoe

Sue Grafton

1989 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Extenuating Circumstances by Jonathan Valin

Extenuating Circumstances

Jonathan Valin

1988 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Kiss by John Lutz

Kiss

John Lutz

1987 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

A Tax in Blood by Benjamin M. Schutz

A Tax in Blood

Benjamin M. Schutz

1986 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Staked Goat by Jeremiah Healy

Staked Goat

Jeremiah Healy

1985 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

B Is for Burglar by Sue Grafton

B Is for Burglar

Sue Grafton

1984 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Sugartown by Loren D. Estleman

Sugartown

Loren D. Estleman

1983 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

True Detective by Max Allan Collins

True Detective

Max Allan Collins

1982 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Eight Million Ways to Die by Lawrence Block

Eight Million Ways to Die

Lawrence Block

1981 Shamus Award – P.I. Novel

Hoodwink by Bill Pronzini

Hoodwink

Bill Pronzini