Crack Down and Clean Break - Kate Brannigan Mysteries #3 and #4
Publisher: Grove Press
McDermid’s Forensics won the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Critical or Non-Fiction Work, and was nominated for the Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime and the Macavity Award for Best Critical/Biographical. It was also selected as an Amazon Best Book of the Month and an Amazon Best Science Book of the Year, and was featured on NPR Weekend Edition.
Other awards include: the Crime Writers’ Association’s Cartier Diamond Dagger Award for outstanding lifetime achievement in the field of crime writing; the Theakston’s Old Peculier Award for outstanding contribution to fiction; the Pioneer Award from the Lambda Literary Awards; the Los Angeles Times Book of the Year Award; and the CWA Gold Dagger for best crime novel.