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Lefty Award Nominations Announced

Our thanks to everyone who nominated books for the Lefty Awards. We have a wonderful slate of books this year—start reading now so that you can make an informed vote at the convention!

Lefty for Best Humorous Mystery Novel (given since 1996). This year's nominees are:

Lefty for Best Historical Mystery Novel (Bruce Alexander Memorial, first given in 2004) for books covering events before 1960. This year's nominees are:

Lefty for Best LCC Regional Mystery Novel, set in the LCC Geographic Region (Mountain Time Zone and all time zones westward to Hawaii). The nominees are:

Lefty for Best World Mystery Novel (set outside LCC Geographic Region). The nominees are:

The Lefty Awards, presented annually at Left Coast Crime, are fan awards. Books are nominated for Lefty Awards by registered attendees of the current and prior LCC conventions, and finalists are voted on by attendees of the current LCC conference, during the convention.