THE POWER OF THE DOG AND THE CARTEL, BY DON WINSLOW: I’M TOTALLY SWEPT UP. YOU CAN’T ASK MORE FOR EMOTIONALLY MOVING ENTERTAINMENT.
Don Winslow won the 2012 Raymond Chandler Award. The honor, awarded at the Courmayeur Noir Festival, has been won in the past by the likes of John le Carré, John Grisham, and Michael Connelly.
Awards by Book:
- The Cartel won the Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award 2015 in the UK
- 2015 RBA International Prize for Crime Writing (Spain), world’s richest crime fiction award €125,000
- The Cartel has been elected Best Crime Novel for the year 2016 by the jury of the French daily Le Parisien, Best-selling French daily newspaper. This is the third best crime novel of the year in France alone where it was published in 2016. In the UK it was a clean sweep of every major newspaper and magazine.
- Winner of the 2015 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery / Thriller
- One of the Best Books of the Year : A New York Times Critics’ Pick, The Seattle Times, The Denver Post, The Washington Post, Publisher’s Weekly, Amazon, National Post (Toronto), The Guardian, New Statesman, The Telegraph, The Sunday Times (London), The Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday.
The Kings of Cool
- 2013 Finalist Gold Dagger (Duncan Lawrie Dagger)
The Gentlemen’s Hour
- 2010 Finalist Gold Dagger (Duncan Lawrie Dagger)
The Dawn Patrol
The Winter of Frankie Machine
The Power of the Dog
- 2005 Finalist Hammett Prize
- 2006 Finalist Barry for Best Novel
- 2006 Finalist Dilys Award
- 2006 Finalist Macavity Award for Best Novel
- 2009 Japan Adventure Fiction Association Prize
- 2010 Maltese Falcon Award, Japan
California Fire and Life
The Death and Life of Bobby Z
Way Down on the High Lonely
- 1994 Finalist Dilys Award