Category List – Best Fact Crime

* BOLD records denote winners
Total Records Found: 282, showing 50 per page
Award YearAward CategoryTitleAuthor's NamePublisher/ProducerNotes
2017 Best Fact Crime Morgue: A Life in Death Dr. Vincent diMaio St. Martin's Press
2017 Best Fact Crime Morgue: A Life in Death Ron Franscell St. Martin's Press
2017 Best Fact Crime The Lynching: The Epic Courtroom Battle that Brought Down the Klan Laurence Leamer HarperCollins Publishers - William Morrow
2017 Best Fact Crime Pretty Jane and the Viper of Kidbrooke Lane: A True Story of Victorian Law and Disorder: The Unsolved Murder that Shocked Victorian England Paul Thomas Murphy Pegasus Books
2017 Best Fact Crime While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness Eli Sanders Penguin Random House - Viking Books
2017 Best Fact Crime The Wicked Boy: The Mystery of a Victorian Child Murderer Kate Summerscale Penguin Random House - Penguin Press
2016 Best Fact Crime Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide Eric Bogosian Hachette Book Group - Little, Brown and Company
2016 Best Fact Crime Where the Bodies Were Buried: Whitey Bulger and the World That Made Him T.J. English HarperCollins Publishers - William Morrow
2016 Best Fact Crime Whipping Boy: The Forty-Year Search for My Twelve-Year-Old Bully Allen Kurzweil HarperCollins Publishers - Harper
2016 Best Fact Crime Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA and More Tell Us About Crime Val McDermid Grove Atlantic - Grove Press
2016 Best Fact Crime American Pain: How a Young Felon and his Ring of Doctors Unleashed America's Deadliest Drug Epidemic John Temple Rowman & Littlefield - Lyons Press
2015 Best Fact Crime Kitty Genovese: The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America Kevin Cook W.W. Norton
2015 Best Fact Crime Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art Carl Hoffman HarperCollins Publishers - William Morrow
2015 Best Fact Crime The Other Side: A Memoir Lacy M. Johnson Tin House Books
2015 Best Fact Crime Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood William Mann HarperCollins Publishers - Harper
2015 Best Fact Crime The Mad Sculptor: The Maniac, the Model, and the Murder That Shook the Nation Harold Schechter Amazon Publishing - New Harvest
2014 Best Fact Crime The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War Daniel Stashower Minotaur Books
2014 Best Fact Crime Duel with the Devil: The True Story of how Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Mystery Paul Collins Crown Publishers
2014 Best Fact Crime Mortal Sins: Sex, Crime, and the Era of Catholic Scandal Michael D'Antonio Thomas Dunne Books
2014 Best Fact Crime The Good Nurse: A True Story of Medicine, Madness and Murder Charles Graeber Grand Central Publishing/Twelve
2014 Best Fact Crime The Secret Rescue: An Untold Story of American Nurses and the Medics Behind Nazi Lines Cate Lineberry Hachette Book Group/Little, Brown and Company
2013 Best Fact Crime Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China Paul French
2013 Best Fact Crime Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America Gilbert King HarperCollins Publishers - Harper
2013 Best Fact Crime Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies Ben Macintyre Crown Publishers
2013 Best Fact Crime More Forensics and Fiction: Crime Writers' Morbidly Curious Questions Expertly Answered D.P. Lyle, MD Medallion Press
2013 Best Fact Crime The People Who Eat Darkness: The True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished from the Streets of Tokyo - and the Evil that Swallowed Her Up Richard Lloyd Parry Farrar, Straus, Giroux
2012 Best Fact Crime Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President Candice Millard Random House - Doubleday
2012 Best Fact Crime Girl, Wanted: The Chase for Sarah Pender Steve Miller Penguin Group USA - Berkley
2012 Best Fact Crime The Man in the Rockefeller Suit: The Astonishing Rise and Spectacular Fall of a Serial Imposter Mark Seal Penguin Group - Viking
2012 Best Fact Crime The Murder of the Century: The Gilded Age Crime that Scandalized a City and Sparked the Tabloid Wars Paul Collins Crown Publishing Group
2012 Best Fact Crime The Savage City: Race, Murder and a Generation on the Edge T.J. English HarperCollins - William Morrow
2011 Best Fact Crime Scoreboard, Baby: A Story of College Football, Crime and Complicity Ken Armstrong, Nick Perry University of Nebraska Press - Bison Original
2011 Best Fact Crime Finding Chandra: A True Washington Murder Mystery Scott Higham, Sari Horwitz Simon & Schuster/Scribner
2011 Best Fact Crime Hellhound on his Trail: The Stalking of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the International Hunt for his Assassin Hampton Sides Random House - Doubleday
2011 Best Fact Crime The Eyes of Willie McGee: A Tragedy of Race, Sex, and Secrets in Jim Crow South Alex Heard HarperCollins
2011 Best Fact Crime The Killer of Little Shepherds: A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science Douglas Starr Alfred A. Knopf
2010 Best Fact Crime Columbine Dave Cullen Hachette Book Group/Twelve
2010 Best Fact Crime Go Down Together: The True, Untold Story of Bonnie and Clyde Jeff Guinn Simon & Schuster
2010 Best Fact Crime Provenance: How a Con Man and a Forger Rewrote the History of Modern Art Laney Salisbury, Aly Sujo The Penguin Press
2010 Best Fact Crime The Fence: A Police Cover-Up Along Bostons Racial Divide Dick Lehr HarperCollins
2010 Best Fact Crime Vanished Smile: The Mysterious Theft of Mona Lisa R.A. Scotti Random House/Alfred A. Knopf
2009 Best Fact Crime American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, the Birth of Hollywood and the Crime of the Century Howard Blum Random House - Crown Books
2009 Best Fact Crime For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb and the Murder that Shocked Chicago Simon Baatz HarperCollins
2009 Best Fact Crime Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba and Then Lost it to the Revolution T.J. English HarperCollins - William Morrow
2009 Best Fact Crime The Man Who Made Vermeers: Unvarnishing the Legend of Master Forger Hans van Meegeren Jonathan Lopez Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
2009 Best Fact Crime The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher Kate Summerscale Bloomsbury - Walker & Company
2008 Best Fact Crime Reclaiming History: The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy Vincent Bugliosi W.W. Norton & Co.
2008 Best Fact Crime Relentless Pursuit: A True Story of Family, Murder, and the Prosecutor Who Wouldn't Quit Kevin Flynn Penguin Group - G.P. Putnams Sons
2008 Best Fact Crime Sacco & Vanzetti: The Men, The Murders and the Judgment of Mankind Bruce Watson Penguin Group - Viking
2008 Best Fact Crime The Birthday Party Stanley Alpert Penguin Group - G.P. Putnams Sons