CIBA Award Nomination for The Concrete Vineyard

Cozy Mystery Fiction Award

The M&M Book Awards recognize emerging new talent and outstanding works in the Cozy and Not-So-Cozy Mystery & Mayhem fiction genre.  The M&M Book Awards is a division of the Chanticleer International Book Awards (The CIBAs).

Chanticleer International Book Awards is looking for the best books featuring “mystery and mayhem,” amateur sleuthing, light suspense, travel mystery, classic mystery, British cozy, not-so-cozy, hobby sleuths, senior sleuths, or historical mystery, perhaps with a touch of romance or humor, we will put them to the test and choose the best among them. (For suspense, thriller, detective, crime fiction see our Clue Awards, and for international intrigue see our Global Thriller Awards)

These titles have moved forward in the judging rounds from all 2021 M&M Cozy and Not-So-Cozy Semi-Finalists to the 2021 M&M Book Awards FINALISTS. FINALISTS will be announced and then recognized at the Chanticleer Authors Conference (CAC22).

The First Place Category Winners, along with the CIBA Division Grand Prize winners, will be selected from the 24 CIBA divisions’ Finalists.

We will announce the 1st Place Category winners and Grand Prize Division Winners at the CIBAs Banquet and Ceremony on Saturday, June 25th, 2022 at the luxurious Hotel Bellwether in Bellingham, Wash. sponsored by the 2022 Chanticleer Authors Conference

These titles are in the running for the FIRST PLACE WINNERS of the 2021 M&M Book Awards novel competition for Cozy and Not-So-Cozy Mysteries!

Congratulations to the Mystery & Mayhem 2021 Finalists!

Join us in cheering on the following authors and their works!

  • Michael Scott Garvin – Ophelia’s Room     
  • Codi Schneider – Cold Snap: A Viking Cat Mystery
  • Lori Roberts Herbst – Double Exposure  
  • Mally Becker – The Turncoat’s Widow    
  • Tina deBellegarde – Winter Witness    
  • Alexander Mukte – The Recruiter    
  • B.L. Smith – The Irritating Misadventures of Bert Mintenko    
  • Arlene McFarlane – Murder, Curlers & Kilts  
  • Eileen Charbonneau – Death at Little Mound  
  • Elizabeth Crowens – Babs and Basil, and the Hounds of the Hollywood Baskervilles    
  • Charlotte Stuart – Who Me? Fog Bows, Fraud and Aphrodite 
  • Jolie Tunnell – Loveda Brown Sings the Blues      
  • Lori Robbins – Murder In First Position     
  • Patricia C. Lee – First Gear : a Sadie Hawkins Mystery   
  • Cam Lang – The Concrete Vineyard   
  • Susan McCormick – The Fog Ladies: Family Matters   
  • Diane Weiner – An Ear for Murder   
  • Darryl Wimberley – A Star in her Crown   
  • Kelly Miller – Accusing Mr. Darcy