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The Agatha Awards are literary awards for mystery and crime writers who write using the same method as Agatha Christie (i.e. closed setting, no sex or violence, amateur detective).

33 facts:

The Beautiful Mystery
   was written by   
Louise Penny
2012.
Birds of a Feather
   was written by   
Jacqueline Winspear
2004. They start turning up dead—poisoned, then bayoneted for good measure.
The Body in the Snowdrift
   was written by   
Katherine Hall Page
2005. A caterer/minister's wife solves a mystery.
Bootlegger's Daughter
   was written by   
Margaret Maron
1992. Secrets a mother never told her daughter.
A Brutal Telling
   was written by   
Louise Penny
2009. A stranger is found murdered in the village bistro and antiques store and all clues point to bistro owner Olivier being the killer.
Bum Steer
   was written by   
Nancy Pickard
1990. A dying millionaire wills a cattle ranch to a little-known foundation.
Bury Your Dead
   was written by   
Louise Penny
2010.
Butchers Hill
   was written by   
Laura Lippman
1998. Once the snooping begins , the witnesses start dying.
The Cruelest Month
   was written by   
Louise Penny
2008. Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec is called to investigate the death of a villager at an Easter seance.
Dead Man's Island
   was written by   
Carolyn Hart
1993. Who would want a multimillion media magnate dead? Everyone.
The Devil in Music
   was written by   
Kate Ross
1997. Dramatic episodes, false confessions, and explanations, explanations, explanations.
A Fatal Grace
   was written by   
Louise Penny
2007. An almost universally disliked, even hated, woman is murdered and everyone is a suspect.
Glass Houses
   was written by   
Louise Penny
2017.
A Great Reckoning
   was written by   
Louise Penny
2016.
If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him
   was written by   
Sharyn McCrumb
1995. Three grievously wronged women take murderous revenge.
I.O.U.
   was written by   
Nancy Pickard
1991. You're taken to a world of a girl who suffers from horrible nightmares. So they say.
Letter From Home
   was written by   
Carolyn Hart
2003. In depth study of people caught up in the emotional turmoil and pain created by WWII.
Long Upon the Land
   was written by   
Margaret Maron
2015.
Mardi Gras Murder
   was written by   
Ellen Byron
2018.
Mariner's Compass
   was written by   
Earlene Fowler
1999. A bizarre inheritance, a dangerous quest and a political battle are the main events.
Murphy's Law
   was written by   
Rhys Bowen
2001. 19th-century Irish heroine, Molly Murphy has just been given a get out of jail free card.
Naked Once More
   was written by   
Elizabeth Peters
1989. Accidents happen … if only they would kill.
She Walks These Hills
   was written by   
Sharyn McCrumb
1994. Prejudice, bigotry, justice, right and wrong, good and evil, stupidity in pursuit of noble causes.
Something Wicked
   was written by   
Carolyn Hart
1988. A summer stock production of 'Arsenic and Old Lace' starts to resemble reality.
Storm Track
   was written by   
Margaret Maron
2000. "She slept with him before me, after me, during me --- I don't keep tabs."
Three-Day Town
   was written by   
Margaret Maron
2011.
Truth Be Told
   was written by   
Hank Phillipi Ryan
2014.
Truth Be Told
   was written by   
Hank Ryan Phillipi
2014.
Up Jumps The Devil
   was written by   
Margaret Maron
1996. A combination of greed, fear and ignorance of the intricate laws of inheritance.
The Virgin of Small Plains
   was written by   
Nancy Pickard
2006. An unforgettable tale of love, lust, faith, betrayal, and redemption.
The Wrong Girl
   was written by   
Hank Phillipi Ryan
2013.
The Wrong Girl
   was written by   
Hank Ryan Phillipi
2013.
You've Got Murder
   was written by   
Donna Andrews
2002. An Artificial Intelligence Personality investigates the disappearance of her creator.


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