Ann Cleeves at Bloody Scotland

Ann Cleeves at Bloody Scotland
  • Albert Halls, Dumbarton Road,, Stirling,, FK8 2QL
    Albert Halls
    Dumbarton Road, Stirling, , FK8 2QL UNITED KINGDOM
  • 09/09/2017 19:00 - 09/09/2017 20:30

£10.00

Take a trip to Shetland in the company of DI Jimmy Perez and the people responsible for bringing him to life - bestselling author Ann Cleeves and actor Douglas Henshall. Ann has written seven books in her much-loved Shetland series, the latest being Cold Earth. Douglas has won praise (and a BAFTA) for his portrayal of Jimmy in the BBC production, now in its fourth season. Ann has threatened to kill off Perez in her next, and last novel in the series but this is your chance - and Douglas's - to say no! Sponsored by the Thin Blue Spine Crime Writing Blog and The Shetland Distillery Company.

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.