Written by Julie Vegas on Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Louise Penny and her Inspector Gamache have won a third straight Anthony Award for Best Novel at Bouchercon 2012 on October 6th, held in Cleveland, OH. The award is for A Trick of the Light (book 7 in the series), which was won by The Brutal Telling (book 5) and Bury Your Dead (book 6).

Attendees to the convention get to vote on the winners for the Anthony Awards – named after mystery writer/critic Anthony Boucher.

The full list of winners includes:

Best Novel: A Trick of the Light by Louise Penny
Best First Novel: Learning to Swim by Sara J. Henry
Best Paperback Original: Buffalo West Wing by Julie Hyzy
Best Short Story: Disarming by Dana Cameron
Best Non-Fiction: The Sookie Stackhouse Companion by Charlaine Harris

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