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July | Wed 17th | 18:00

Ann Cleeves in conversation with Chris Hammer £3

Multi award-winning author and creator of Vera and the Shetland Series, Ann Cleeves in conversation with Chris Hammer, author of Sunday Times Crime Book of the Month Scrublands.

Ann's latest novel Wild Fire is her bestselling novel to date.  It went straight to number two in the Sunday Times paperback fiction best-seller list and stayed in the top ten for five weeks.    

Scrublands launched in Australia last year and became the number one bestselling novel there for four weeks, remaining in the top ten for many more. It was recently longlisted for The John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger Award by the Crime Writers Association and was picked as one of the best debuts of 2018 by Val McDermid for her prestigious NEW BLOOD panel.

Chris Hammer has been a journalist in Australia for over 25 years. Scrublands is his debut novel, launching in the UK this July.

Gail-Nina Anderson will chair.

 

 

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