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Ann Cleeves

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Ann Cleeves was born in 1954 in England. She studied English at Sussex University. She then became a British crime-writer. In 2006 she won the Duncan Lawrie Dagger which is the richest crime-writing prize in the world, for her novel Raven Black. She also writes The Vera Stanhope novels which have näytä lisää been transformed into the TV detective series 'Vera'. Her Jimmy Perez novels are dramatozed as the TV series 'Shetland'. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän
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Musta kuin yö (2006) 2,405 kappaletta
Valoisat illat (2008) 1,344 kappaletta
The Long Call (2019) 1,217 kappaletta
The Crow Trap (1999) 1,172 kappaletta
Punaista tomua (2009) 1,139 kappaletta
Sininen sarastus (2010) 1,019 kappaletta
Mykkä vesi (2013) 795 kappaletta
Telling Tales (2005) 782 kappaletta
Thin air (2014) 751 kappaletta
Kylmä maa (2016) 749 kappaletta
Vera : kuolonkukkia (2007) 725 kappaletta
Vera : Kuolemanhiljaisuus (2011) 704 kappaletta
The Heron's Cry (2021) 684 kappaletta
Kulovalkea (2018) 654 kappaletta
The Darkest Evening (2020) 638 kappaletta
Vera : Viiltoja (2012) 632 kappaletta
Vera : Satamakatu (2014) 554 kappaletta
Vera : Yöperhoset (2016) 544 kappaletta
Merilokki (2017) 487 kappaletta
The Rising Tide (2022) 426 kappaletta
The Raging Storm (2023) 317 kappaletta
The Sleeping and the Dead (2001) 272 kappaletta
A Lesson in Dying (1990) 210 kappaletta
A Bird in the Hand (1986) 202 kappaletta
Too Good to be True (2016) 161 kappaletta
Burial of Ghosts (2003) 148 kappaletta
Murder in My Backyard (1991) 143 kappaletta
Come Death and High Water (1987) 112 kappaletta
Murder in Paradise (1988) 103 kappaletta
Killjoy (1993) 94 kappaletta
A Prey to Murder (1989) 90 kappaletta
The Healers (1995) 84 kappaletta
The Baby Snatcher (1997) 81 kappaletta
The Girls on the Shore (2022) 81 kappaletta
Sea Fever (1991) 77 kappaletta
Another Man's Poison (1992) 72 kappaletta
The Woman on the Island (2022) 68 kappaletta
The Mill on the Shore (1994) 66 kappaletta
High Island Blues (1996) 64 kappaletta
Frozen (2020) 55 kappaletta
Shetland (2015) 51 kappaletta
Offshore (2014) 45 kappaletta
Shetland: The Complete Series 1 & 2 (2014) — Screenwriter — 34 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete First Season (2010) — Creator — 28 kappaletta
Shetland: The Complete Fourth Series (2019) — Screenwriter — 23 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Fifth Season (2015) 17 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Third Season (2014) 15 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Second Season (2012) 15 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Fourth Season (2014) — Creator — 14 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Seventh Season (2014) — Creator — 11 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Ninth Season (2020) 10 kappaletta
Shetland Collection Books 1-8 (2019) 10 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Series (1-7) (2015) 5 kappaletta
Shetland Collection Books 1-4 (2017) 4 kappaletta
De roep terug (2023) 3 kappaletta
Vera: The Complete Series (1-5) (2016) 3 kappaletta
Shetland Collection Books 1-5 (2017) 2 kappaletta
Shetland Collection Books 1-7 (2014) 2 kappaletta
Raivoava meri 1 kappale
Czerń kruka,Biel nocy (2009) 1 kappale
Dead water 1 kappale
Secrets of Soil 1 kappale
I løse luften (2016) 1 kappale
Ulica Milczenia - Tom 1 (2015) 1 kappale
[Data Missing] 1 kappale
Raven Black | Red Bones (2018) 1 kappale
Shetland Omnibus Books 1-3 (2013) 1 kappale

Associated Works

The Library Book (2012) — Avustaja — 399 kappaletta
OxCrimes (2014) — Avustaja — 74 kappaletta
Bloody Scotland (2018) — Avustaja — 68 kappaletta
Mystery Tour (2017) — Avustaja — 36 kappaletta
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 9 (2012) — Avustaja — 31 kappaletta
Murder Most Merry (2002) — Avustaja — 30 kappaletta
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 10 (2013) — Avustaja — 21 kappaletta
Motives for Murder (2016) 21 kappaletta
Deadly Pleasures (2013) — Avustaja — 20 kappaletta
Green for Danger (2003) — Avustaja — 16 kappaletta
Best Eaten Cold and Other Stories (2011) — Avustaja — 14 kappaletta
Many Deadly Returns (2021) — Avustaja — 12 kappaletta
Original Sins (2010) — Avustaja — 11 kappaletta
MO: Crimes of Practice (2008) — Avustaja — 9 kappaletta
Crime in the City (2004) — Avustaja — 9 kappaletta
Guilty Consciences (2011) — Avustaja — 8 kappaletta
Ink and Daggers (2023) — Avustaja — 6 kappaletta
Crime on the Move (2005) — Avustaja — 4 kappaletta
Murder Squad (2001) — Avustaja — 3 kappaletta

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Syntymäaika
1954-10-24
Sukupuoli
female
Kansalaisuus
England, UK
Maa (karttaa varten)
UK
Syntymäpaikka
Hereford, Herefordshire, England, UK
Asuinpaikat
Hertfordshire, England, UK
North Devon, England, UK
Whitley Bay, Northumberland, England, UK
Koulutus
Sussex University
Ammatit
child care officer
cook (at bird observatory)
auxillary coastguard
women's refuge leader
Palkinnot ja kunnianosoitukset
Duncan Lawrie Dagger (2006)
Honorary Doctorate of Letters (University of Sunderland)
Lyhyt elämäkerta
Ann Cleeves (born 1954) is a British crime-writer. In 2006 she won the inaugural Duncan Lawrie Dagger, the richest crime-writing prize in the world, for her novel Raven Black. Cleeves studied English at Sussex University but dropped out. She then took up various jobs including cook, auxiliary coastguard, probation officer, library outreach worker and child care officer. She lives in Whitley Bay, and is married with two daughters.

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Chat, Book Discussion : Wild Fire by Ann Cleeves (huhtikuu 2019)
Chat , Book Discussion - The Seagull by Ann Cleeves (heinäkuu 2018)
Chat, Book Discussion : Cold Earth by Ann Cleeves (tammikuu 2018)
Chat, Book Discussion : The Moth Catcher by Ann Cleeves (helmikuu 2017)
Chat, Book Discussion : Harbour Street by Ann Cleeves (marraskuu 2016)
Pre Group Read Discussion, Book Discussion : The Glass Room by Ann Cleeves (elokuu 2016)
Pre Group Read Discussion, Book Discussion : Silent Voices (heinäkuu 2016)

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At a party at the home of Cynthia Prior, Jen meets Nigel Yeo. They speak briefly, but Jen is a bit drunk. The next morning, Yeo is found by Eve Yeo in his daughter's glass studio with a shard in his neck.

When Wesley, Eve's neighbor and a fellow artist, is killed at the Woodyard with another glass shard, the investigation opens even further and draws in Jonathon, the residents of the farm where Eve lives, and the proprietors of the Sandpiper. Could the murders be related to Yeo's work investigating NHS mental health negligence? When the farm owner commits suicide, the investigation becomes even more muddled. A potential online suicide club could be part of the issue.… (lisätietoja)
 
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4leschats | 40 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 13, 2024 |
An English family move to Shetland to give their autistic son a better life. But a young nanny is found hanged in their barn rumours circulate and DI Jimmy Perez is called in to investigate.
A well conceived and delivered tale. The nanny isn't as nice as she is portrayed, treating the children badly. All because her father mentally and physically abused his family.
 
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BryceV | 31 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 6, 2024 |
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A stand alone book published 2001
Another stand alone book title is …?
 
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BJMacauley | 8 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 3, 2024 |
A really good writer, but I always seem to find the dénoument a bit unsatisfying. Really liked the new Willow Reeves character.
 
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Abcdarian | 41 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 18, 2024 |

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