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.
TOKYO TRAFFIC by Michael Pronko – International Crime Thriller, Detective Story, Crime Thriller/Suspense
In a dangerous and evolving world of human trafficking and porn, one man returns to make certain the Tokyo streets remain safe. Pronko delivers another breath-taking, action-packed thriller you won’t be able to put down! Highly recommended.
The CRIMINALIST: A Novel of Forensic Science Supsense by John Houde – Thriller/Suspsense, Mystery, Sex-Slave Trade
When two Russian models dip into Malibu's drug scene, it takes a forensic scientist to decipher what has happened to one of the girls. A frightening tale of drug abuse and the sex-slave trade and those who endeavor to find the truth.