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A finalist for the National Book Award and the winner of the Edgar Award for best true crime book

In its citation, the judges for the National Book Award wrote that Killers of the Flower Moon is “structured taut as a noir, researched like an indictment, and written with hard-boiled empathy.” The book also won an Edgar Award for best true mystery and a Spur Award for best historical nonfiction book, and it was a recipient of the Oklahoma Book Award and the Oklahoma Historical Society’s prize for outstanding book on Oklahoma history. It was also finalist for an Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction and an Indies Choice Award.