The Infernal Device
By Michael Kurland
Original Publisher: Signet
Current Publisher: Minotaur Books
Fiction Finalists for Mystery (Paperback) That Year:
- R. Wright Campbell for The Spy Who Sat and Waited
- Sean Flannery for The Kremlin Conspiracy
- Tony Hillerman for Listening Woman
- Michael Kurland for The Infernal Device
Fiction Winner for Mystery (Paperback) That Year: William F. Buckley, Jr. for Stained Glass
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- The Executioner's Song by Norman Mailer won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Czeslaw Milosz won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: The Infernal Device is the first in a series of Kurland novels featuring Sherlock Holmes’ nemesis, Professor Moriarty.