Today brings the announcement of the five finalists for this year’s Bloody Words Light Mystery Award (aka the Bony Blithe Award), “an annual Canadian award that celebrates traditional, feel-good mysteries.” And the contenders are …
• The Marsh Madness, by Victoria Abbott (Berkley Prime Crime)
• Untimely Death, by Elizabeth J. Duncan (Crooked Lane)
• Booked for Trouble, by Eva Gates (NAL)
• White Colander Crime, by Victoria Hamilton (Berkley Prime Crime)
• Encore, by Alexis Koetting (Five Star)
The 2016 Bony Blithe Award will be presented during a gala affair to be held on Friday, May 27, at the High Park Club in Toronto. Congratulations to all of the nominees!