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February | Thu 9th | 19:00

Ann Cleeves and Emma Flint FREE

Ann Cleeves reads from and discusses her latest novel Cold Earth with Gail-Nina Anderson.

Ann and Gail-Nina will be joined by Emma Flint, author of Little Deaths.

Ann Cleeves, bestselling writer of ITV's Vera & BBC One's Shetland and Queen of Crime Fiction returns to the Lit & Phil with fellow local author of the hottest crime debut of 2017, Emma Flint.

Emma Flint grew up in Newcastle and graduated from the University of St Andrews with an MA in English Language and Literature. She later completed a novel-writing course at the Faber Academy. Since childhood, she has read true-crime stories, developing an encyclopaedic knowledge of real-life murder cases. Her electrifying debut novel LITTLE DEATHS has been creating a huge buzz on both sides of the Atlantic and marks the arrival of a future star.

Ann Cleeves is the author of 30 novels, most recently COLD EARTH, part of the Shetland series, now adapted as BAFTA winning BBC One Drama starring Douglas Henshall. Famous too for her Vera series, starring Brenda Blethyn, on ITV, her novels top bestseller lists, win awards and are translated into 30 languages.

Join Ann and Emma as they discuss their lives in writing and explore the fact and fiction of murder.


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