Neil Cross wins Ngaio March Award
Born in Bristol (United Kingdom), Cross has lived in Wellington, New Zealand for the past several years. He has been the lead writer on the hit BBC TV series Spooks, and has written several books since coming to New Zealand.
Once shortlisted for the Booker Prize, he has now scooped the Ngaio Marsh Award for crime writing, presented at the Christchurch Writers’ Festival. Read all about it – and an interview with Cross – on Craig Sisterson’s KiwiCrime blog. Link to the right.