The Massey Murder by Charlotte Gray has won the 2014 Toronto Book Award. It tells the true story of the 1915 murder of Charles Massey, member of the prominent Massey family and the sensational trial of Carrie Davies, his maid.
The Massey Murder: a Maid, her Master and the Murder that Shocked a Nation by Charlotte Gray
The other finalists for the award were:
The Stop: How the Fight for Good Food Transformed a Community and Inspired a Movement by Nick Saul and Andrea Curtis