Murder They Wrote: The Rise and Rise of #YeahNoir
By Sarah Forster, Booksellers NZ
|Founder Craig Sisterson, judge Yrsa Sigurdardottir|
and 2011 and 2015 winner Paul Cleave in Harrogate
The Christchurch Writers & Readers Festival (now WORD) have partnered with the Ngaio Marsh Awards since they were founded by Craig Sisterson. We talked to Sisterson who is now London-based, WORD Festival bookseller Pene Whitty from University Bookshop Canterbury, and Peter Riggs from Page & Blackmore in Nelson, about the strength of Kiwi crime and how it sells.
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