An evening with Ann Cleeves celebrating her 30 books in 30 years. " "Come and join Ann Cleeves, the bestselling author of ITV's Vera and BBC's Shetland, as she talks about her brand new book Cold Earth and celebrates her 30th book in 30 years. " " " "Ann will also be signing copies of her books. " " " "Tickets are redeemable against the price of a book
Steps Theatre Central Library
05/10/2016 19:00:00 - 05/10/2016 19:00:00
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 ITVs Vera and BBC Ones 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.