Awards & Winners

2008 Shamus Award

Check winners and nominations of 2008 Shamus Award. Check awards winners of 2008 Shamus Award. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

Shamus Award for Best P. I. Series/Characters – The Hammer

Bill Pronzini

Honored for : Nameless Detective
THE EYE – Lifetime Achievement Award
Shamus Award for Best P. I. Short Story

Cornelia Read

Honored for : Hungry Enough

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Nominee Nominated Work
Loren D. Estleman Trust Me
James Nolan Open Mike
Marilyn Todd Room for Improvement
Cornelia Read Hungry Enough
Loren D. Estleman Kill the Cat
Shamus Award for Best Original P.I. Paperback

Charles Ardai

Honored for : Songs of Innocence

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Nominee Nominated Work
Charles Ardai Songs of Innocence
Kelley Armstrong Exit Strategy
Linwood Barclay Stone Rain
Max Allan Collins Deadly Beloved
David Corbett Blood of Paradise
Shamus Award for Best P. I. Hardcover Novel

Reed Coleman

Honored for : Soul Patch

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Nominee Nominated Work
Reed Coleman Soul Patch
Thomas B. Cavanagh Head Games
Declan Hughes The Color of Blood: An Irish Novel of Suspense
Michael Koryta A Welcome Grave
William Lashner A Killer's Kiss
Shamus Award for Best First P. I. Novel

Sean Chercover

Honored for : Big City, Bad Blood

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Nominee Nominated Work
Sean Chercover Big City, Bad Blood
Brett Battles The Cleaner
Bill Bryan Keep It Real
Dave White When One Man Dies
Michael Wiley The Last Striptease