During a ceremony held last night at the Mandarin Oriental in Knightsbridge, London, the winners of this year’s Galaxy National Book Awards were announced. In the crime and thriller category, the prize went to Before I Go to Sleep, by S.J. Watson (Doubleday).
Also nominated in that same group were: The Fear Index, by Robert Harris (Hutchinson); Heartstone, by C.J. Sansom (Pan); The Family, by Martina Cole (Headline); The Impossible Dead, by Ian Rankin (Orion); and Trick of the Dark, by Val McDermid (Sphere).
A complete rundown of the victorious books in all 2011 Galaxy Award categories can be found here.
(Hat tip to It’s a Crime! [or a Mystery ...])