Polis Books

DARK CHAPTER nominated for the Edgar Award!


We are thrilled to announce that DARK CHAPTER by Winnie M Li has been nominated for the prestigious Edgar Award for Best First Novel!

Inspired by her own experience dealing with sexual assault and its aftermath, DARK CHAPTER is a riveting, brave, and important novel that captures the significance of the cultural moment. With the world talking about the #MeToo, #TimesUp, and #BalanceTonPorc movements, DARK CHAPTER is a novel that takes on sexual violence, power, and justice with unflinching detail and insight. The reviews for DARK CHAPTER have been extrarodinary, and at Polis we are proud to have published such a groundbreaking work of fiction.

DARK CHAPTER is available now in hardcover and ebook.

See the full list of Edgar Award nominees.