The Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries 3
[Griffiths] conjures the bleak north Norfolk coast, using its coastal erosion as a metaphor for the decay of human sympathy * Independent * After just two books in this gripping series the central characters have the allure of old friends and it's great to find that the third title is just as enthralling as its predecessors * Guardian * A melancholy setting, an eerie discovery, a lone investigator... perfect for the long winter evenings * Financial Times * Griffiths is brilliant on the eerie landscape of the Norfolk coast * Sunday Times * Ruth Galloway is as attractive as ever in her welcome third appearance * Euro Crime * The perfect ratio of anticipation, shock and surprise * Independent *
Elly Griffiths is the bestselling author of the Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries and the Brighton Mysteries. She has won the CWA Dagger in the Library, has been shortlisted five times for the Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year, and longlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger for The Lantern Men. Her new series featuring Detective Harbinder Kaur began with The Stranger Diaries, which was a Richard and Judy book club pick and won the Edgar Award for Best Novel in the USA. It was followed by The Postscript Murders, shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger and Bleeding Heart Yard. Elly has two grown-up children and lives near Brighton with her archaeologist husband.