Category List – Best Short Story

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Total Records Found: 291, showing 100 per page
Award YearAward CategoryTitleAuthor's NamePublisher/ProducerNotes
1977 Best Short Story Like a Terrible Scream Etta Revesz Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: May '76
1977 Best Short Story Crazy Old Lady Avram Davidson Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: March '76
1977 Best Short Story Lavender Lady Barbara Callahan Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: April '76
1977 Best Short Story Nobody Tells Me Anything Jack Ritchie Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: October '76
1977 Best Short Story People Don't Do Such Things Ruth Rendell Doubleday Anthology: The Fallen Curtain
1976 Best Short Story The Jail Jesse Hill Ford Playboy Volume: March '75
1976 Best Short Story Night Crawlers Joyce Harrington Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: January '75
1976 Best Short Story Old Friends Dorothy Salisbury Davis Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: September, '75
1976 Best Short Story The Fall of the Coin Ruth Rendell Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: June '75
1976 Best Short Story The Many-Flavored Crime Jack Ritchie Mystery Digest Magazine Volume: December '75
1975 Best Short Story The Fallen Curtain Ruth Rendell Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: August '74
1975 Best Short Story A Night Out with the Boys Elsin Ann Gardner Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: February '74
1975 Best Short Story Cabin in the Hollow Joyce Harrington Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: October '74
1975 Best Short Story Screams and Echoes Donald Olson Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: August '74
1975 Best Short Story The Game Thomasina Weber Random House Anthology: Killers of the Mind
1975 Best Short Story The Light in the Cottage David Ely Playboy Volume: October '74
1974 Best Short Story The Whimper of Whipped Dogs Harlan Ellison Thomas M. Disch Anthology: Bad Moon Rising
1974 Best Short Story Do with Me What You Will Joyce Carol Oates Playboy Volume: June '73
1974 Best Short Story Fifty Years After Anthony Gilbert Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: March '73
1974 Best Short Story The Ghosts at Iron River Chelsea Quinn Yarbro Doubleday Anthology: Men & Malice
1974 Best Short Story The O'Bannon Blarney File Joe Gores Doubleday Anthology: Men & Malice
1973 Best Short Story The Purple Shroud Joyce Harrington Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: September '72
1973 Best Short Story Celestine George Bradshaw Ladies' Home Journal Volume: October '72
1973 Best Short Story Frightened Lady C.B. Gilford Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine Volume: July '72
1973 Best Short Story Hijack Robert L. Fish Playboy Volume: August '72
1973 Best Short Story Island of Bright Birds John Christopher Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: February '72
1972 Best Short Story Moonlight Gardener Robert L. Fish Argosy Volume: December '71
1972 Best Short Story My Daughter is Dead Pauline C. Smith Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine Volume: November '71
1972 Best Short Story Sardinian Incident Evan Hunter Playboy Volume: October '71
1972 Best Short Story The Spivvleton Mystery Katherine Anne Porter Ladies' Home Journal Volume: August '71
1971 Best Short Story In The Forests of Riga the Beasts Are Very Wild Indeed Maragret Finn Brown McCall's Volume: July '70
1971 Best Short Story Door to a Different World Anthony Gilbert Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: March '70
1971 Best Short Story Miss Paisley on a Diet John Peirce Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: February '70
1970 Best Short Story Goodbye, Pops Joe Gores Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: December '69
1970 Best Short Story Death's Door Robert McNear Playboy Volume: March '69
1970 Best Short Story Double Entry Robert L. Fish Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: January '69
1970 Best Short Story Poison in the Cup Christianna Brand Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: February '69
1970 Best Short Story Promise of Oranges Duveen Polk Good Housekeeping Volume: February '69
1969 Best Short Story The Man Who Fooled the World Warner Law Saturday Evening Post Volume: August 24, 1968
1969 Best Short Story Crooked Bone Gerald Kersh Saturday Evening Post Volume: August 10, 1968
1969 Best Short Story Moment of Power P.D. James Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: July '68
1969 Best Short Story Success of a Mission William Arden Argosy Volume: April '68
1969 Best Short Story The Last Bottle in the World Stanley Ellin Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: February '68
1968 Best Short Story The Oblong Room Edward D. Hoch The Saint Volume: July '67
1968 Best Short Story Dare I Weep? Dare I Mourn? John le Carre Saturday Evening Post Volume: January 28 '67
1968 Best Short Story The Salad Maker Robert McNear Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: June '67
1968 Best Short Story Twist for Twist Christianna Brand Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: May '67
1967 Best Short Story The Chosen One Rhys Davies The New Yorker Volume: June 4, 1966
1967 Best Short Story Master of the Hounds Algis Budrys Saturday Evening Post Volume: August 27 '66
1967 Best Short Story The Hochmann Miniatures Robert L. Fish Argosy Volume: March '66
1967 Best Short Story The Splintered Monday Charlotte Armstrong Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: March '66
1966 Best Short Story The Possibility of Evil Shirley Jackson Saturday Evening Post Volume: December 18, 1965
1966 Best Short Story Foxer Brian Cleeve Saturday Evening Post Volume: December 18, 1965
1966 Best Short Story The Case for Miss Peacock Charlotte Armstrong Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: February '65
1966 Best Short Story Who Walks Behind Holly Roth Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: September '65
1965 Best Short Story H as in Homicide Lawrence Treat Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: March '64
1965 Best Short Story A Solilokquy in Tongues William Wiser Cosmopolitan Volume: May '64
1965 Best Short Story The Purple is Everything Dorothy Salisbury Davis Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: June '64
1964 Best Short Story Man Gehorcht Leslie Ann Brownrigg Story Magazine Volume: January-February '63
1964 Best Short Story The Ballad of Jesse Neighbors William Humphrey Esquire Volume: September '63
1964 Best Short Story The Crime of Ezechiele Coen Stanley Ellin Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: November '63
1963 Best Short Story The Sailing Club David Ely Cosmopolitan Volume: October '62
1963 Best Short Story An Order Carl Erik Soya Story Magazine Volume: October '62
1963 Best Short Story The Terrapin Patricia Highsmith Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: October '62
1962 Best Short Story Affair at Lahore Cantonment Avram Davidson Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: June '61
1962 Best Short Story Ellery Queen 1962 Anthology Ellery Queen Davis Publications Volume: '61
1962 Best Short Story The Children of Alda Nuova Robert Wallston Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: August '61
1961 Best Short Story Tiger John Durham Cosmopolitan Volume: February '60
1961 Best Short Story A Real Live Murder Donald Honig Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine Volume: October '60
1961 Best Short Story A View From the Terrace Mike Marmer Cosmopolitan Volume: December '60
1961 Best Short Story Louisa, Please Shirley Jackson Ladies' Home Journal Volume: February '60
1961 Best Short Story Summer Evil Nora Kaplan Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine Volume: October '60
1960 Best Short Story The Landlady Roald Dahl The New Yorker Volume: November '59
1960 Best Short Story The Day of the Bullet Stanley Ellin Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: October '59
1959 Best Short Story Over There, Darkness William O'Farrell Sleuth Volume: October '58
1958 Best Short Story The Secret of the Bottle Gerald Kersh Saturday Evening Post Volume: December 7 '57
1958 Best Short Story And Already Lost Charlotte Armstrong Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: June '57
1957 Best Short Story The Blessington Method Stanley Ellin Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: June '56
1957 Best Short Story The Gentlest of the Brothers David Alexander Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: February '56
1957 Best Short Story The Last Spin Evan Hunter Manhunt Volume: September '56
1956 Best Short Story Dream No More Philip MacDonald Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: November '55
1956 Best Short Story Invitation to an Accident Wade Miller Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: July '55
1955 Best Short Story The House Party Stanley Ellin Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Volume: May '54
1954 Best Short Story Someone Like You Roald Dahl Knopf
1953 Best Short Story Something to Hide Philip MacDonald Doubleday
1952 Best Short Story Fancies and Goodnights John Collier Doubleday
1952 Best Short Story Full Cargo Wilbur Daniel Steele Doubleday
1952 Best Short Story Handbook for Poisoners Raymond T. Bond Rinehart & Co.
1952 Best Short Story The Memoirs of Solar Pons August Derleth Mycroft and Moran
1952 Best Short Story Twenty Great Tales of Murder Brett Halliday, Helen McCloy Random House
1951 Best Short Story Diagnosis: Homicide Lawrence G. Blochman Lippincott