Ann Cleeves and Mari Hannah at Central Library

Ann Cleeves and Mari Hannah at Central Library
  • Central Library, St Peter's Square, Manchester
    Central Library
    St Peter's Square Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM
  • 22/04/2016 19:00 - 22/04/2016 20:00


Author of the acclaimed Vera and Shetland series, Ann Cleeves, will be speaking at Central Library with award-winning Mari Hannah, author of the Kate Daniels' novels, as part of the Pan Macmillan Big North Book Run 2016. Event cost includes refreshments.

About Ann Cleeves

Ann Cleeves is the author of over thirty critically acclaimed novels, and in 2017 was awarded the highest accolade in crime writing, the CWA Diamond Dagger. She is the creator of popular detectives Vera Stanhope and Jimmy Perez who can now be found on television in ITV's Vera and BBC One's Shetland. The TV series and the books they are based on have become international sensations, capturing the minds of millions worldwide. " "Ann worked as a probation officer, bird observatory cook, and auxiliary coastguard before she started writing. She is a member of ‘Murder Squad', working with other British northern writers to promote crime fiction. Ann is also a passionate champion for libraries and was a National Libraries Day Ambassador in 2016. Ann lives in North Tyneside near where the Vera books are set.