Among the most prized awards in the world of mystery writers, the Anthony Awards were named after Anthony Boucher, a mystery & crime fiction author, editor, and critic, who was also a founder of the Mystery Writers of America.
- Nomination requests will begin on February 28, 2019.
- The deadline for nominations will be April 30, 2019.
- Selected nominees will be announced by August 15, 2019.
- Best Novel
- Best First Novel
- Best Paperback Original
- Best Critical Nonfiction Work
- Best Short Story