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.
“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 plScroll to the top$15.99ISBN: 9780544334526Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.$15.99ISBN: 9780544227804Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.$14.95ISBN: 9780544001121Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mariner Books - May 14th, 2013“Rich in atmosphere and history and blessed by [Griffith’s] continuing development of brilliant, feisty, independent Ruth . . .$14.95ISBN: 9780547844176Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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] . . .$15.99ISBN: 9780547577401Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.$14.95ISBN: 9780547386065Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.