Ann Cleeves at Mareel

Ann Cleeves at Mareel
  • Mareel, Mareel, North Ness, Lerwick, ZE1 0WP
    Mareel North Ness Lerwick , ZE1 0WP UNITED KINGDOM
  • 01/10/2016 20:00 - 01/10/2016 20:00

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The official launch of the brand new Ann Cleeves novel, Cold Earth: Shetland on page and screen: join bestselling author of BBC 1's Shetland Ann Cleeves, Professor of forensic pathology at Aberdeen University, Dr James Grieve and Shetland's Mr Fix-It Davie Gardner as they discuss the fact and fiction of Shetland to celebrate the launch of Cleeves' brand new Shetland novel, Cold Earth: Shetland. Tickets on sale from Shetland Box Office

About Ann Cleeves

Ann Cleeves is the author behind ITV's Vera and BBC One's Shetland. She has written over twenty-five novels, and is the creator of detectives Vera Stanhope and Jimmy Perez - characters loved both on screen and in print. Her books have now sold over 1 million copies 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. In 2006 Ann was awarded the Duncan Lawrie Dagger (CWA Gold Dagger) for Best Crime Novel, for Raven Black, the first book in her Shetland series. In 2012 she was inducted into the CWA Crime Thriller Awards Hall of Fame. Ann lives in North Tyneside.