Saturday night, Malice Domestic presented the 29th annual Agatha Awards at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland. The Agatha Awards honor the traditional mystery, a genre loosely defined as mysteries that contain no explicit sex or excessive gore/gratuitous violence. Newcomers and veterans in the genre gathered to celebrate the best of the best of 2016. Below is a list of all of this year's winners.
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Mastering Suspense, Structure, and Plot: How to Write Gripping Stories that Keep Readers on the Edge of Their Seats by Jane K. Cleland
Best Short Story
Best Children/Young Adult
The Secret of the Puzzle Box: The Code Busters Club by Penny Warner
Thanks to all that attended, and congratulations to all of the winners!