2015 RT Reviewers' Choice Award Nominees — Mystery/Suspense/Thriller And Romantic Suspense

It's the most wonderful time of the year — awards season! We are thrilled and honored to present RT's Reviewers' Choice Awards Nominees for the best books genre fiction had to offer in 2015. Subscribers can see the entire list of nominees in our January issue, available digitally now. We'll be celebrating the nominees across genres all week. Here are the Romantic Suspense, Mystery and Thriller nominees. You can click through to read the reviews and revel in the awesomeness!

Romantic Suspense 

Christina Dodd, Obsession Falls

Laura Griffin, Shadow Fall
Lisa Renee Jones, Escaping RealityLaura Kaye, Hard to Let Go
Sharon Sala, Wild Hearts 

Paranormal Romantic Suspense

Cherry Adair, GideonSylvain Reynard, The Raven
Karen Robards, The Last Time I Saw HerRebecca Zanetti, Total Surrender

Contemporary Mystery

Sara Blaedel, The Forgotten GirlsSharon Bolton, Little Black Lies
C.J. Box, EndangeredSuzanne Chazin, A Blossom of Bright Light
Sara Paretsky, Brush Back 

Historical Mystery

Shelley Freydont, A Gilded GraveCS Harris, Who Buries the Dead
Tessa Harris, Shadow of the RavenEsa Hart, Jade Dragon Mountain
Laurie R. King, Dreaming Spies 

First Mystery

Ausma Zehanat Khan, The Unquiet DeadGilly MacMillan, What She Knew
Margaret Mizushima, Killing TrailSarah Ward, In Bitter Chill


Catherine Coulter and JT Ellison, The End GameDean Koontz, Ashley Bell
JD Robb, Obsession in DeathHank Phillippi Ryan, What You See
Ruth Ware, In a Dark, Dark Wood 


JT Ellison, What Lies BehindPatrick Lee, Signal
James Rollins, Bone LabyrinthDouglas Schofield, Time of Departure
Lisa Scottoline, Corrupted 

Amateur Sleuth

Kate Carlisle, Ripped from the PagesSadie Hartwell, Yarned and Dangerous
Amanda Lee, Wicked StitchMary Marks, Gone But Knot Forgotten
Joyce Tremel, To Brew or Not to Brew 

Many congratulations to all the nominees! Check back all week as we celebrate all the RT Reviewers' Choice 2015 nominees across genres, which you can find here