Ann Cleeves at Shoreditch Town Hall

Killer Women Festival. " " " "'Serial Thrillers' - bestselling crime writers Mark Billingham and Ann Cleeves reveal the relationship between crime writers and the actors who play their characters, with screenwriter Gaby Chiappe and actor Douglas Henshall. Chaired by Colette McBeth. " "Tickets and more info:

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    Shoreditch Town Hall

    Shoreditch Town Hall 380 Old Street


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  • Event Start Date

    15/10/2016 12:00 PM

  • Event End Date

    15/10/2016 12:00 PM

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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.