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The Agatha Award is given yearly by Malice Domestic to honor the traditional mystery as typified by the works of Agatha Christie.
Best Nonfiction: "Mystery Readers Walking Guide - Chicago" by Alzina Stone Dale
Best Short Story: "The Dog Who Remembered Too Much" by Elizabeth Daniels Squire, published in Malice Domestic 4
Best First Novel: "The Body in the Transept" by Jeanne M. Dams
Best Novel: "If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him" by Sharyn McCrumb