And the 2012 Ngaio Marsh Award for Best Crime Novel goes to LUTHER: The Calling.

Tonight, at  The Great New Zealand Crime Debate, the 2012 Ngaio Marsh Award was presented to

Neil Cross for LUTHER: The Calling.

Other finalists:
COLLECTING COOPER by Paul Cleave (Simon & Schuster)
BY ANY MEANS by Ben Sanders (HarperCollins)
BOUND by Vanda Symon (Penguin)