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The Anthony Awards

A special Anthony Award committee (separate from the Board of National Bouchercon and the Local Organizing Committee) manages all parts of the process. Nominations are due April 30th. Nominations are counted and the finalists announced around May 7th.

Voting occurs at Bouchercon 2023. You must be present to vote. Voting ends early on Saturday and the award are presented to the winner at the Anthony Awards on Saturday evening (after the Banquet).

2023 Categories:

  • Best Hardcover
  • Best Paperback/Audiobook/Ebook original
  • Best Debut (First Novel)
  • Best Humorous
  • Best Historical
  • Best Children’s/YA
  • Best Nonfiction/Critical
  • Best Anthology
  • Best Short Story

To read the list of finalists click here