The Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award Finalists

Sandy Rosenthal (author of Words Whispered in Water) makes the list for Killer Nashville’s mystery, thriller, and suspense category. 

Hello, Killer Nashville Family!

It continues to be awards announcement season at Killer Nashville. I’m proud to announce the finalists for the Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award for Best Book of the previous year (2020).

My thanks to all our judges who read hundreds of books. We could not have done it without you.


Congratulations to all our finalists!

Looking ahead, if you think you have the Best Book of 2021, why not go ahead and enter it?

And don’t forget we are still taking votes for the Killer Nashville Reader’s Choice Award Best Books of 2020. Vote here:

The winners in each category will be announced at our annual Killer Nashville Awards Dinner. Tickets are available here:

Looking forward to seeing all of you at Killer Nashville 2021! 

Clay Stafford
Founder of Killer Nashville

Words Whispered In Water

Why the Levees Broke in Hurricane Katrina

It’s a horror story, a mystery, and David and Goliath story all in one. In 2005, the entire world watched as a major U.S. city was nearly wiped off the map. The levees ruptured and New Orleans drowned. But while newscasters attributed the New Orleans flood to “natural catastrophes” and other types of disasters, citizen investigator Sandy Rosenthal set out to expose the true culprit and compel the media and government to tell the truth. This is her story.

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