Edgar Award winning novels 1954-2013

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  1. 1954 - Beat Not the Bones by Charlotte Jay
  2. 1955 - The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler
  3. 1956 - Beast in View by Margaret Millar
  4. 1957 - A Dram of Poison by Charlotte Armstrong
  5. 1958 - Room to Swing by Ed Lacy
  6. 1959 - The Eighth Circle by Stanley Ellin
  7. 1960 - The Hours Before Dawn by Celia Fremlin
  8. 1961 - The Progress of a Crime by Julian Symons
  9. 1962 - Gideon's Fire by J.J. Marric
  10. 1963 - Death and the Joyful Woman by Ellis Peters
  11. 1964 - The Light of Day by Eric Ambler
  12. 1965 - The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John le Carre
  13. 1966 - The Quiller Memorandum by Adam Hall
  14. 1967 - The King of the Rainy Country by Nicolas Freeling
  15. 1968 - God Save the Mark by Donald E. Westlake
  16. 1969 - A Case of Need by Jeffery Hudson
  17. 1970 - Forfeit by Dick Francis
  18. 1971 - The Laughing Policeman by Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
  19. 1972 - The Day of the Jackal by Frederick Forsyth
  20. 1973 - The Lingala Code by Warren Kiefer
  21. 1974 - Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman
  22. 1975 - Peter's Pence by Jon Cleary
  23. 1976 - Hopscotch by Brian Garfield
  24. 1977 - Promised Land by Robert B. Parker
  25. 1978 - Catch Me: Kill Me by William H. Hallahan
  26. 1979 - The Eye of the Needle by Ken Follett
  27. 1980 - The Rheingold Route by Arthur Maling
  28. 1981 - Whip Hand by Dick Francis
  29. 1982 - Peregrine by William Bayer
  30. 1983 - Billingsgate Shoal by Rick Boyer
  31. 1984 - La Brava by Elmore Leonard
  32. 1985 - Briar Patch by Ross Thomas
  33. 1986 - The Suspect by L.R. Wright
  34. 1987 - A Dark-Adapted Eye by Barbara Vine
  35. 1988 - Old Bones by Aaron Elkins
  36. 1989 - A Cold Red Sunrise by Stuart M. Kaminsky
  37. 1990 - Black Cherry Blues by James Lee Burke
  38. 1991 - New Orleans Mourning by Julie Smith
  39. 1992 - A Dance at the Slaughterhouse by Lawrence Block
  40. 1993 - Bootlegger's Daughter by Margaret Maron
  41. 1994 - The Sculptress by Minette Walters
  42. 1995 - The Red Scream by Mary Willis Walker
  43. 1996 - Come to Grief by Dick Francis
  44. 1997 - The Chatham School Affair by Thomas H. Cook
  45. 1998 - Cimarron Rose by James Lee Burke
  46. 1999 - Mr. White's Confession by Robert Clark
  47. 2000 - Bones by Jan Burke
  48. 2001 - The Bottoms by Joe R. Lansdale
  49. 2002 - Silent Joe by T. Jefferson Parker
  50. 2003 - Winter and Night by S.J. Rozan
  51. 2004 - Resurrection Men by Ian Rankin
  52. 2005 - California Girl by T. Jefferson Parker
  53. 2006 - Citizen Vince by Jess Walter
  54. 2007 - The Janissary Tree by Jason Goodwin
  55. 2008 - Down River by John Hart
  56. 2009 - Blue Heaven by C.J. Box
  57. 2010 - The Last Child by John Hart
  58. 2011 - The Lock Artist by Steve Hamilton
  59. 2012 - Gone by Mo Hayder
  60. 2013 - Live by Night by Dennis Lehane
Author Comments: 

Ha...and I claim to be a mystery-lover! I guess I have a bit of work ahead. :-)

Update 5/26/13: added 2013 winner