Heidi Perks is among 28 writers to make the Dead Good Reader Awards shortlists, following a record number of nominations.
Richard and Judy book club bestseller Now You See Her by Heidi Perks made the cut for The Dead Good Recommends Award for Most Recommended Book. She faces competition from Griffiths, The Death of Mrs Westawayby Ruth Ware (Vintage), The Passengers by John Marrs (Del Ray), Skin Deep by Nugent (Penguin) and Sleep by C L Taylor (Avon).
The awards, a mainstay of the Theakston Old Peculiar Crime Writing Festival, are now in their fifth year with six new categories, which celebrate, amongst other things, best amateur detective, best revenge thriller and most recommended read. Entirely voted for by the largest community of crime fans in the UK, the winners will be announced on Friday 19th July at the Harrogate festival.