Monday, August 30, 2010

The Ladies’ Game

Recipients of the 2010 Davitt Awards, dispensed annually by Sisters in Crime Australia, were announced on August 30 during the Melbourne Writers Festival. Here are the winners:

Best Adult Crime Novel: Sharp Shooter, by Marianne Delacourt
Best Children’s and Young Adult Fiction: Liar, by Justine Larbalestier
Best True Crime: Lady Killer, by Candace Sutton and Ellen Connolly
Readers’ Choice: Forbidden Fruit, by Kerry Greenwood

You’ll find the longlists of nominees here.

Still to come at the Melbourne Writers Festival is an announcement, expected on Friday, of this year’s Ned Kelly Award winners.

(Hat tip to Mystery Fanfare.)

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