Mystery Writers of America Announces 2024 Edgar Allan Poe Award Nominations
New York, NY – Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 215th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the nominees for the 2024 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, nonfiction and television published or produced in 2023. The 78th Annual Edgar® Awards will be celebrated on May 1, 2024, at the New York Marriott Marquis Times Square.
The Edgar Awards, or “Edgars,” as they are commonly known, are named after MWA’s patron saint Edgar Allan Poe and are presented to authors of distinguished work in various categories. MWA is the premier organization for mystery writers, professionals allied to the crime-writing field, aspiring crime writers, and those who are devoted to the genre. The organization encompasses some 3,000 members including authors of fiction and non-fiction books, screen and television writers, as well as publishers, editors, and literary agents.