"Plague of Zombies" and the Edgar Awards
As many of you know, Diana Gabaldon's novella, "Lord John and the Plague of Zombies", has been nominated for an Edgar Award for Best Short Story by the Mystery Writers of America.
From the website:
Each Spring, Mystery Writers of America present the Edgar® Awards, widely acknowledged to be the most prestigious awards in the genre.The awards will be presented at a banquet in New York City on Thursday evening, April 26.
You can see the full list of Edgar award nominees here.
For more information on "Lord John and the Plague of Zombies", see the FAQ page here.
Good luck, Diana!
UPDATE 4/27/2012: Well, unfortunately, Diana didn't win the award last night. :-( I hope she had a good time anyway. And as she says, it's an honor to be nominated, regardless of the outcome.