The 2018 Arthur Ellis Awards nominees for the best in Canadian Crime Writing have been announced by the Crime Writers of Canada. There are eight categories. This year three SMFS members are finalists in two categories. They are:
Best Novella Category:
M. H. Callway for “Snake Oil” published in 13 Claws: An Anthology of Crime Stories (Carrick Publishing).
Vicki Delany for Blood And Belonging: A Ray Robertson Mystery (Orca Book Publishers).
Best Crime Short Story:
Sylvia M. Warsh for “The Ranchero's Daughter” published in 13 Claws: An Anthology of Crime Stories (Carrick Publishing).
Winners will be announced at the Arts & Letters club in Toronto on Thursday, May 24, 2018. More information on the Arthur Ellis awards can be found at their website.