Awards & Winners

1982 Edgar Award

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1982 Edgar Awards

Edgar Award for Best Novel

William Bayer

Honored for : Peregrine

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Nominee Nominated Work
William Bayer Peregrine
Patrick McGinley Bogmail
Robert Barnard Death in a Cold Climate
Liza Cody Dupe
Robert Littell The Amateur
Ted Allbeury The Other Side of Silence
Edgar Grand Master Award
Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author

Stuart Woods

Honored for : Chiefs

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Nominee Nominated Work
Stuart Woods Chiefs
Tom Hyman Giant Killer
Anthony Olcott Murder at the Red October
Ernest Larsen Not a Through Street
Geoffrey Miller The Black Glove
Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original

L. A. Morse

Honored for : The Old Dick

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Nominee Nominated Work
L. A. Morse The Old Dick
Raymond Obstfeld Dead Heat
John Dunning Deadline
Andrew Neiderman Pin
Patricia MacDonald The Unforgiven
Edgar Award for Best Short Story

Jack Ritchie

Honored for : The Absence of Emily

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Nominee Nominated Work
Donald S. Olson A Token of Appreciation
Robert Twohy Mousie
Nan Hamilton Seeds of Murder
Ernest Savage The Miracle Day
Jack Ritchie The Absence of Emily
Ernest Savage The Miracle Day
Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime

Robert W. Greene

Honored for : The Sting Man

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Nominee Nominated Work
Robert W. Greene The Sting Man
Ellen Godfrey By Reason of Doubt
Gregory Wallance Papa's Game
Seymour Reit Day they Stole the Mona Lisa
Daniel Keyes The Minds of Billy Milligan
Edgar Award for Best Critical/Biographical

Jon L. Breen

Honored for : What About Murder? A Guide to Books About Mystery and Detective Fiction

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Nominee Nominated Work
Jon L. Breen What About Murder? A Guide to Books About Mystery and Detective Fiction
Frank MacShane Selected Letters of Raymond Chandler
Stephen Peithman The Annotated Tales of Edgar Allan Poe
Stefano Benvenuti The Whodunit
Gianni Rizzoni The Whodunit
Ric Meyers TV Detectives
Edgar Award for Best Television Episode Teleplay

Steven Bochco, Michael Kozoll

Honored for : Hill Street Station

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Nominee Nominated Work
Philip DeGuere
Sam Egan Stain of Guilt
Steven Bochco Hill Street Station
Michael Kozoll Hill Street Station
Special Edgars Award

William Vivian Butler

Honored for : The Young Detective's Handbook
(Comment: production of the William Gillette play)
Edgar Awards for Best Television Feature/Mini-Series Teleplay

Sam Rolfe

Honored for : Killjoy

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Nominee Nominated Work
Sam Rolfe Killjoy
Burt Prelutsky A Small Killing
Calvin Clements Jr. Margin for Murder
Edgar Award for Best Play

Norman Panama, Jerome Chodorov

Honored for : A Talent for Murder

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Nominee Nominated Work
Norman Panama A Talent for Murder
Jerome Chodorov A Talent for Murder
Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay

Jeffrey Alan Fiskin

Honored for : Cutter's Way

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Nominee Nominated Work
Lawrence Kasdan Body Heat
Jay Presson Allen Prince of the City
Sidney Lumet Prince of the City
Stanley Mann Eye of the Needle
Jeffrey Alan Fiskin Cutter's Way
Edgar Award for Best Juvenile

Norma Fox Mazer

Honored for : Taking Terri Mueller

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Nominee Nominated Work
Norma Fox Mazer Taking Terri Mueller
Robert Quackenbush Detective Mole and the Halloween Mystery
Eva-Lis Wuorio Detour to Danger
Walter Dean Myers Hoops
Lensey Namioka The Village of the Vampire Cat