Ann Cleeves

Art & Culture

Book Review: The Moth Catcher by Ann Cleeves

September 28, 2015

Hardback by Macmillan, £16.99 (ebook £6.59) Fat, middle-aged detective Vera Stanhope seems an unlikely heroine. But the dishevelled sleuth has won millions of fans through Ann Cleeves' gritty crime thrillers, and the TV adaptation starring Brenda Blethyn. In the seventh and latest book, Vera is investigating a double murder in a sleepy Northumberland village.


Crime writer to thrill Moray fans

September 15, 2015

Armchair sleuths across Moray will mark the beginning of a five-day literary extravaganza tonight with a visit from one of the country's top mystery writers.

Art & Culture

Bloody Shetland

August 28, 2015

Internationally renowned, bestselling crime writer Ann Cleeves, whose novels gave birth to the hit TV series Shetland, shares her views on these remote and fascinating northerly islands