Elly Griffiths

Elly Griffiths will sign and discuss The Zig Zag Girl (Houghton Mifflin; $25).

Elly Griffith's Ruth Galloway novels have been praised as "gripping" (Louise Penny), "highly atmospheric" (New York Times Book Review), and "must-reads for fans of crime fiction" (Associated Press). She is the winner of the 2011 Mary Higgins Clark Award. She lives in Brighton, England.

 

Event date: 

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
The Ghost Fields (Ruth Galloway Mysteries #7) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780544577862
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Published: Mariner Books - October 6th, 2015

“Ruth is a terrific character: unglamorous, smart, down-to-earth and completely believable.” — San Jose Mercury News

“Readers will look forward to learning more about [Ruth Galloway].” — USA Today

 
It’s a blazing hot summer in Norfolk when a construction crew unearths a downed American fighter pl


The Outcast Dead (Ruth Galloway Mysteries) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544334526
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Published: Mariner Books - January 6th, 2015

“Elly Griffiths draws us all the way back to prehistoric times . . . Highly atmospheric.” — New York Times Book Review
 
The service of the Outcast Dead is held annually in Norwich commemorating the bodies in the paupers’ graves.


A Dying Fall (Ruth Galloway Mysteries) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544227804
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Published: Mariner Books - March 11th, 2014

A Dying Fall, like all of Griffiths’ work, combines an intriguing plot with well-drawn characters—topped by the ever-fascinating Ruth—and a keen sense of place and history.


A Room Full of Bones: A Ruth Galloway Mystery (Ruth Galloway Mysteries) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780544001121
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Published: Mariner Books - May 14th, 2013

“Rich in atmosphere and history and blessed by [Griffith’s] continuing development of brilliant, feisty, independent Ruth . . .


The House at Sea's End (Ruth Galloway Mysteries) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547844176
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Published: Mariner Books - November 20th, 2012

"[A] page turning mystery . . . it provides a wholly satisfying whodunit as well as a good reason to look up the other two [books in the series] . . .


The Janus Stone (Ruth Galloway Mysteries #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547577401
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Published: Mariner Books - January 10th, 2012

It’s been only a few months since archaeologist Ruth Galloway found herself entangled in a missing persons case, barely escaping with her life. But when construction workers demolishing a large old house in Norwich uncover the bones of a child beneath a doorway—minus its skull—Ruth is once again called upon to investigate.


The Crossing Places (Ruth Galloway Mysteries #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547386065
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Published: Mariner Books - September 28th, 2010

The first entry in the acclaimed Ruth Galloway series follows the "captivating"* archaeologist as she investigates a child's bones found on a nearby beach, thought to be the remains of a little girl who went missing ten years before.

Forensic archeologist Dr. Ruth Galloway is in her late thirties.