The Southern California Independent Booksellers Association (SCIBA) today announced the list of finalists for its 2011 awards. These include a quartet of contenders for the T. Jefferson Parker Book Award for Mystery and Thrillers:
• The Sentry, by Robert Crais (Putnam)
• San Diego Noir, edited by Maryelizabeth Hart (Akashic Books)
• The Informant, by Thomas Perry (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
• Savages, by Don Winslow (Simon & Schuster)
Look for nominees in all the categories here.
Winners will be declared on October 22.