1. 'SilverFin' Nominated for Edgar Award

    By Athena Stamos on 2006-01-30
    Young Bond Book 1 - SilverFin

    Young Bond 1: SilverFin

    Charlie Higson’s first Young Bond novel Silverfin has been nominated by the Mystery Writers of America for the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Young Adult Novel of 2005.

    The Edgar Allan Poe Awards (the “Edgars”) are named after the Mystery Writers of America’s patron saint, Edgar Allan Poe, and are awarded to authors of distinguished work in various categories of the genre. The annual Awards honour the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction, television and film published during the year.

    The Edgar Awards for 2005 will be presented to the winners at a 60th Gala Banquet on April 27, 2006 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City.

    Good luck, Charlie!