The line-up for the Mystery / Thriller category runs as follows:
Richard Crompton, “Hour of the Red God,” Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus & GirouxFor the full list of all nominees in the LA Times Book Awards, clickety-click here …
Robert Galbraith, “The Cuckoo's Calling,” Mulholland Books/Little, Brown & Co.
John Grisham, “Sycamore Row,” Doubleday Books
Gene Kerrigan, “The Rage,” Europa Editions
Ferdinand von Schirach, “The Collini Case,” Viking