Showing posts with label Derringer. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Derringer. Show all posts

Monday, May 1, 2017

Little Big News: Derringers announced

It's that time of year when you can't turn around without more well-deserved mystery awards being bestowed.  Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Derringer Awards, just announced by the Short Mystery Fiction Society!




Best Flash Story (1 - 1,000 words)
 Herschel Cozine
“The Phone Call” 
(Flash Bang Mysteries, Summer 2016)

Best Short Story (1,001 - 4,000 words)
Linda Barnes
“The Way They Do It in Boston”
(Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, September/October 2016)

Best Long Story (4,001- 8,000 words)
Victoria Weisfeld 
“Breadcrumbs”
(Betty Fedora: Kickass Women In Crime Fiction, Issue 3, September 2016)

Best Novelette (8,000 to 20,000 words)
Terrie Farley Moran 
“Inquiry and Assistance”
(Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine, January/February 2016)

Edward D. Hoch Memorial Golden Derringer (Lifetime Achievement)
Robert Randisi

Saturday, April 2, 2016

And the Golden Derringer

I am embarassed to admit I didn't read far enough down the announcement to see that the Short Mystery Fiction Society also announced the winner of the Edward D. Hoch Memorial Golden Derringer for Lifetime Achievement in Short Mystery Fiction.  Congratulations to Michael Bracken!

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Little Big News: Derringer winners!

The Short Mystery Fiction Society has announced the winners of this year's Derringer Awards.  Congratulations to all!



Flash fiction Hero by Vy Kava           

Short story
Twilight Ladies by Meg Opperman        

Long Story
Dentonville by  John M. Floyd        

Novelette 
Driver by John M. Floyd              


Monday, March 30, 2015

Derringer Winners!

The Short Mystery Fiction Society just announced the Derringer Award winners for 2015.  Mucho congratulations!



 
FLASH
How LIL Jimmie Beat the big C   Joseph DAgnese 
 
SHORT
The Kaluki Kings of Queens    Cathi Stoler  

LONG
 A Hopeless Case                  Hilary Davidson               
 
 NOVELETTE
The Snow Angel          Doug Allyn