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2006 Dilys Winner:  IMBA is pleased to announce that  Colin Cotterill's THIRTY-THREE TEETH, set in Cambodia,  received the 14th annual Dilys Award, presented in recognition of the books chosen by the members as the ones they most enjoyed selling throughout the year.  Click here for more  information.

What to read next: Each month we're picking five "Killer Books" - some mysteries to die for, recommended and reviewed by some of our member stores.

June Bestsellers

June Bestsellers offer a mix of established authors, newer names, and lots of mysteries about books and readers, including our top Click here for larger image.two best-selling paperbacks!

BOOKMARKED TO DIE, by Jo Dereske has the number one spot for paperbacks, and old faithful Janet Evanovich tops the hardcover bestsellers with TWELVE SHARP.

Click here to take a look at the full bestseller list.

ARCHIVES: Bestseller lists from the last 6 months.

MYSTERY BOOKSTORE OWNERS NAME 100 FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE 20th CENTURY
The Independent Mystery Booksellers Association looks back at the 1900s and have compiled a list of favorites.

 

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2006 DILYS WINNER  ANNOUNCED AT LEFT COAST CRIME:

Click here for larger image.Colin Cotterill's THIRTY-THREE TEETH, set in Cambodia.   Click here for more details.

2006 Dilys Nominations  for books IMBA members most enjoyed selling in 2005

* HALF BROKEN THINGS/Morag Joss
* IN A TEAPOT/Terrance Faherty
* THE COLD DISH/Craig Johnson
* THE POWER OF THE DOG/Don Winslow
* THE TENOR WORE TAP SHOES/Mark Schweizer
*  THIRTYTHREE TEETH/Colin Cotterill

 
 
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