Ellery Queen Award winners include Janet Rudolph, Charles Ardai, Joe
Meyers, Barbara Peters and Robert Rosenwald, Brian Skupin and Kate
Stine, Carolyn Marino, Ed Gorman, Janet Hutchings, Cathleen Jordan,
Douglas G. Greene, Susanne Kirk, Sara Ann Freed, Hiroshi Hayakawa,
Jacques Barzun, Martin Greenburg, Otto Penzler, Richard Levinson,
William Link, Ruth Cavin, and Emma Lathen.
The Ellery Queen Award was established in 1983 to honor “outstanding writing teams and outstanding people in the mystery-publishing industry
Polis Books, 2015-nominated for the Anthony and Macavity Awards
“It is a good rule after reading a new book, never to allow yourself another new one till you have read an old one in between.” ― C.S. Lewis
Patricia (Patti) Abbott
Patricia Abbott is the author of more than 125 stories that have appeared online, in print journals and in various anthologies. She is the author of two print novels CONCRETE ANGEL (2015) and SHOT IN DETROIT (2016)(Polis Books). CONCRETE ANGEL was nominated for an Anthony and Macavity Award in 2016. SHOT IN DETROIT was nominated for an Edgar Award and an Anthony Award in 2017. A collection of her stories I BRING SORROW AND OTHER STORIES OF TRANSGRESSION will appear in 2018.