A List So Good It’s A Crime
The CWA Dagger Awards is one of the most prestigious set of awards given out in the world of crime handed out by the Crime Writers Association in the UK and here’s a video they just put up which has the longlist for this year’s award nominees…
The CWA Dagger Awards are the premier literary crime writing awards in the United Kingdom. Our 11 Daggers are (mainly) nominated by publishers and judged by industry professionals. For details of each Dagger, eligibility for submission and a list of previous winners and shortlisted authors, see below. The deadline for nominations (unless otherwise stated) is 29 February 2020.
The Debut Dagger – for the opening of an unpublished crime novel by an unagented and unsigned author – is self-nominated by authors.