Ian Fleming Publications Ltd sponsors the Crime Writers’ Association Ian Fleming Steel Dagger; an annual award for the best thriller published in the UK, where the winner receives a prize of £2,000. Ian Fleming said there was one essential criterion for a good thriller – that ‘one simply has to turn the page’.
The longlist of names for the CWA 2014 Ian Fleming Steel Dagger will be announced in the summer of 2014.
2014 Judging panel:
Corinne Turner (Administrative Chair) manages intellectual property development and is Managing Director of Ian Fleming Publications Ltd.
Josephine Lane is the Editorial Project Manager for Ian Fleming Publications Ltd.
John Dugdale is the Sunday Times’s thriller reviewer, and writes about books more generally for the Guardian.
Jessica Mann is a crime novelist, author of non-fiction and freelance journalist. She is also the crime fiction reviewer for the Literary Review.
Fergus Fleming is one of Britain’s leading popular historians and the author of five critically acclaimed histories of exploration. He is Ian Fleming’s nephew.
Robin Jarossi is a London-based freelance journalist and editor. He has had several short crime stories published and edits a blog about TV crime series CrimeTimePreview.com.