Ingrid Thoft wins Spotted Owl for Duplicity

Ingrid Thoft wins Spotted Owl for Duplicity

The Friends of Mystery is proud to announce our 2018 Spotted Owl Award Winner, Ingrid Thoft for Duplicity. The rest of our finalists are: Robert Dugoni for Close to Home Matthew Sullivan for Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore Mike Lawson for K Street G.M. Ford for...
Friends of Mystery Welcomes Robert Dugoni

Friends of Mystery Welcomes Robert Dugoni

Join Friends of Mystery as we present Robert Dugoni with the 2017 Spotted Award for Best Mystery for The 7th Canon. Robert will also speak on his work. Robert Dugoni is the critically acclaimed New York Times, #1 Wall Street Journal and #1 Amazon Best Selling Author...
Friends of Mystery Welcomes Jon Talton

Friends of Mystery Welcomes Jon Talton

On September 22, 2016, Friends of Mystery welcomes Jon Talton to open our the 2016-2017 Bloody Thursday season. Jon Talton is the author of 11 novels, including the David Mapstone mysteries and the Cincinnati Casebooks. His latest book, High Country Nocturne, was...
Cain and Shaw Receive 2014 Spotted Owl Awards

Cain and Shaw Receive 2014 Spotted Owl Awards

Chelsea Cain and Johnny Shaw have been chosen as recipients of the twentieth annual Friends of Mystery Spotted Award. Cain is receiving her award for her book, One Kick, published in August 2014 by Simon & Schuster. Johnny Shaw is receiving his award for his book,...
Friends of Mystery Announces 2013 Spotted Owl Award

Friends of Mystery Announces 2013 Spotted Owl Award

The winner of the 2013 Friends of Mystery Spotted Owl award is Mike Lawson for House Blood. Johnny Shaw for Big Maria Robert Dugoni for The Conviction Chelsea Cain for Kill You Twice G.M. Ford for Thicker Than Water Dana Stabenow for Restless in the Grave J.A. Jance...
Friends of Mystery Announces 2012 Spotted Owl Award

Friends of Mystery Announces 2012 Spotted Owl Award

The winner of the 2012 Friends of Mystery Spotted Owl award is Bill Cameron for County Line.  Other finalists are: Heather Sharfeddin for Damaged Goods Urban Waite for The Terror of Living Chelsea Cain for The Night Season Robert Dugoni for Murder One Dana Stabenow...