TOURIST TRAPPED by K. J. Klemme — a madcap international mystery

Madcap, fast-paced international mystery that pits multi-layered villainy against inexperienced, but spirited, sleuthing with a back-beat of newly minted love.

HOW the MIGHTY FALL by E. J. Chadwell, an enthralling murder mystery

Plot and denouement that qualifies as a top-drawer mystery. Chadwell adds just the right amount of captivating twists and turns to keep her readers pondering the solution until its powerful ending.

VALENTINE’S DAY by April Kelly, — a Rick Valentine Mystery, Book 1

A clever plot, engaging characters, and a solid dose of self-deprecating humor make this detective mystery unique and a highly entertaining read.

The ONLY CLUE — The Neema Mystery Series, Book 2 by Pamela Beason – a gorilla mystery

A well-crafted mystery to inform as well as intrigue and captivate, opening an engaging realm of fictional exploration and speculation of the special bond that can happen between gorillas and humans. A page-turner!

THE BLEAK: a Sam Dyke Investigations, Book 4 by Keith Dixon

Sam Dyke is the name of the private investigator who can take as well as give who is at the center of this tale about apparent suicide and hidden truth in this hard-boiled detective story.

The CLUE Awards for Suspense/Thriller Fiction 2015 First Place Category Winners

The CLUE Awards Writing Competition recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Suspense/Thriller Fiction. The CLUE Awards is a division of Chanticleer International Novel Writing Competitions.

The CLUE Awards for Thriller/Suspense Novels 2015 – Official Finalist Listing

Congratulations to Finalists who made the short list in The CLUE Awards, a writing competition for recent works in Suspense/Thriller Fiction.Manuscripts and recently published novels are accepted.

SMALL TOWN STORM by Elise K. Ackers – a chilling and dark contemporary thriller

An intriguing and well written mystery page-turner that will have you double-checking your locks and looking over your shoulder.

The CLUE 2014 AWARDS FIRST PLACE Category Winners for Suspense and Thriller Novels

The CLUE First Place Category Winners will be recognized at the Chanticleer Authors Conference and Awards Gala held in late September 2015.

The CLUE AWARDS for Suspense/ Thriller Novels 2014 Official Finalist Listing

We are pleased to announce the CLUE Awards for Suspense/Thriller Novels Official Finalists List for 2014 Entries, otherwise known as the "Short List."