Awards & Winners

1948 Edgar Award

Check winners and nominations of 1948 Edgar Award. Check awards winners of 1948 Edgar Awards. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

1948 Edgar Awards

Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author

Fredric Brown

Honored for : The Fabulous Clipjoint
Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime

Edward D. Radin

Honored for : Twelve Against the Law
Edgar Award for Best Radio Drama

William Spier

Honored for : Suspense
Edgar Award for Outstanding Mystery Criticism
Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay

John Paxton

Honored for : Crossfire
(based on the novel The Brick Fox-Hole by Richard Brooks/Dore Schary)