NERO WOLFE AWARD 
FOR 
BEST "FAIR-PLAY" MYSTERY NOVEL
1979-2002

Presented annually for the novel that best captures the spirit and fair-play aspects of the Nero Wolfe novels. The award is presented at the Black Orchid Banquet, which is traditionally held on the first Saturday in December in New York City.

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2002 Linda Fairstein The Deadhouse
2001 Laura Lippman Sugar House
2000 Fred Harris Coyote Revenge
1999 Jeffery Deaver The Bone Collector
1998 Dennis Lehane Sacred
1997 Michael Connelly The Poet
1996 Laurie R. King A Monstrous Regiment of Women
1995 Sharyn McCrumb She Walks These Hills
1994 Aaron Elkins Old Scores
1993 John Dunning Booked to Die
1992 Robert Barnard A Scandel in Belgravia
1991 Tony Hillerman Coyote Waits
1990 No Award   
1989 No Award   
1988 No Award   
1987 Charlotte MacLeod The Corpse in Oozak's Pond
1986 Robert Goldsborough Murder in E Minor
1985 Dick Lochte Sleeping Dog
1984 Jane Langton Emily Dickinson Is Dead
1983 Martha Grimes The Anodyne Necklace
1982 Hugh Pentecost Past, Present and Murder
1981 Amanda Cross Death in a Tenured Position
1980 Helen McCloy Burn This
1979 Lawrence Block The Burgar Who Liked to Quote Kipling

 
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