Stefanie Pintoff's picture

Stefanie Pintoff


USA flag

In 2008, Stefanie Pintoff became the inaugural winner of the St. Martin's Minotaur/Mystery Writers of America Best First Crime Novel competition. Her novel, In the Shadow of Gotham, developed from what she learned about criminology and detective fiction while earning a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a Ph.D. in English Literature from New York University.


 
Awards
Agatha Award Best First Novel nominee (2009) : In the Shadow of Gotham
Anthony Awards Best First Novel nominee (2010) : In the Shadow of Gotham
Edgar Awards Best First Novel winner (2010) : In the Shadow of Gotham
Barry Awards Best Thriller nominee (2016) : Hostage Taker