Awards & Winners

Rick Boyer

Date of Birth 13-October-1943
Place of Birth Evanston
(Cook County, Illinois, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Writer, Author
Richard Lewis Boyer is an American writer, best known for series of crime novels featuring Charlie "Doc" Adams, a dental surgeon in New England. His novel Billingsgate Shoal received the Edgar Award for best novel in 1983. Boyer was born in Evanston, Illinois. He majored in English at Denison University and earned an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Iowa, studying under Kurt Vonnegut. Boyer worked as a high school teacher, a sales representative for publishing company and taught English at Western Carolina University since 1988.

Awards by Rick Boyer

Check all the awards nominated and won by Rick Boyer.


Edgar Award for Best Novel
Honored for : Billingsgate Shoal

Nominations 1983 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Edgar Award for Best Novel Billingsgate Shoal