The Macavity Award is named for the "mystery cat" of T.S. Eliot (Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats). Each year the members of Mystery Readers International nominate and vote for their favorite mysteries in four categories.
In the Best Mystery Novel Category:
The Missing Piece by Sophie Littlefield
The Killer Next Door by Alex Marwood
The Lewis Man by Peter May
The Day She Died by Catriona McPherson
The Long Way Home by Louise Penny
The Last Death of Jack Harbin by Terry Shames