award winners Martin Beck Award Winners List

Reference
1.3k views 38 items
List of Martin Beck Award winners from every year the award has been given out. All Martin Beck Award winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Martin Beck Award award are listed along with photos for every Martin Beck Award winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Martin Beck Award award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Martin Beck Award are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Martin Beck Award winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Martin Beck Award winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Martin Beck Award winners of all time. Anybody who won the Martin Beck Award usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Martin Beck Award-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Martin Beck Award, so most of the famous Martin Beck Award winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Martin Beck Award?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. This list features Frederick Forsyth, Doris Gercke and more. (38 items)
Alexander McCall Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Martin Beck Award Winners List
Photo: Freebase/CC-BY

R. Alexander "Sandy" McCall Smith, CBE, FRSE, is a Rhodesian-born British writer and Emeritus Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh. In the late twentieth century, McCall Smith became a respected expert on medical law and bioethics and served on British and international committees concerned with these issues. He has since become internationally known as a writer of fiction. He is most widely known as the creator of the The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. "McCall" is not a middle name: his surname is "McCall Smith". ...more

Also Ranked

#39 on The Best Mystery Authors

see more on Alexander McCall Smith
Anders Bodelsen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Martin Beck Award Winners List
Photo: Freebase

Anders Bodelsen is a prolific Danish writer primarily associated with the 1960 new-realism wave in Danish literature, along with Christian Kampmann and Henrik Stangerup. Bodelsen prefers the social-realistic style of writing, often thrillers about middle-class people that faces the consequences of materialism, which often clashes with their human values. His thrillers also experiment with ordinary persons tempted by e.g. theft and border-morale issues. Most famous is his ingenious novel Think of a Number filmed as "The Silent Partner" in 1978. Also widely known is his cooperation with Danish National Television on the filming of some of his children's thrillers, e.g. Guldregn. Furthermore he ...more

see more on Anders Bodelsen
Andrea Maria Schenkel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Martin Beck Award Winners List
Photo: Freebase/Fair use

Andrea Maria Schenkel is a German writer. She published her debut novel Tannöd in 2006. Based on the Hinterkaifeck murder in the 1920s, Schenkel’s fictional account takes place in the 1950s. She describes, in ghastly and suspenseful detail, how a small Bavarian village, called Tannöd, became the unlikely site of a horrific crime. In her novel, a whole family - the farmer, his wife and children, the maidservants and farm laborers - are all killed in one night. Nobody had liked the family: they had been unfriendly, greedy and crabby. But now after the outrage, fear dominates life in the village. Nobody knows the murderer. Slowly, anxious and shocked every witness gives his statement. ...more

see more on Andrea Maria Schenkel
Andrew Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Martin Beck Award Winners List
Photo: Freebase/Fair use

Andrew Taylor is a British author best known for his crime novels, which include the Lydmouth series, the Roth Trilogy and historical novels such as the best-selling The American Boy and The Anatomy of Ghosts. His accolades include the Diamond Dagger, Britain's top crime-writing award. ...more

see more on Andrew Taylor