This is the official announcement of the 2019 CLUE Book Awards for Suspense, Thrillers, and Crime stories, a division of the CIBAs, First Place Category Winners and the CLUE Grand Prize Winner. Congratulations to all! The CLUE Book Awards were presented by J.L. Oakley, 2012 Overall Grand Prize Winner.
BISHOP’S LAW by Rafael Amadeus Hines – African American Urban Fiction, War Fiction, Thriller/Suspense
A thriller that will enthrall, with a hero in an impossible situation, against impossible odds. How will Bishop resolve the situation this time? Readers will be glad they picked this one up! Highly recommended!
FACING the DRAGON: A Vietnam War Mystery Thriller by Phillip Derrick – Serial Killers, Military Crime Thrillers, Vigilante Justice Thrillers
What's a 15-year-old boy to do when he's witness to the brutal murder of his family? If you're Jim Peterson, you will go to the ends of the earth for justice - even into the landscape of the Vietnam War. Highly recommended!
A crisp, fast-paced fourth in series P.I. mystery with contemporary tones readers won’t be able to put down. Highly recommended.
The BUTCHER’S BILL (The Linus Schag, NCIS Thrillers Book 2) by Martin Roy Hill – Int’l Mystery & Crime, Military Thriller, Suspense
A tight-knit story of intrigue, greed, and a grave fight against powerful people that will keep you up at nights long after the very last page is read. Highly recommended.