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Ann Cleeves

UK (1954 - )

Ann Cleeves lives near Whitley Bay. She is best known for her Inspector Ramsay novels, set in the Northumberland she knows so well.

Ann is the author behind ITVs VERA and BBC Ones SHETLAND.

She has written over twenty-five novels, and is the creator of detectives Vera Stanhope and Jimmy Perez characters loved both on screen and in print.

Her books have now sold over 1 million copies worldwide.

Genres: Mystery




Ann Cleeves recommends

The Cipher Garden (2005)
(Lake District Mystery, book 2)
Martin Edwards
"A beautifully crafted book, and for lovers of the classic whodunnit, there's a delicious twist in the tail."

The Great North Road (2007)
Annabel Dore
"A gothic, surreal melodrama... perceptive and affectionate."

Witness (2011)
Cath Staincliffe
"A painfully honest exploration of an ordinary family under stress... A stunning piece of work."

Everyone Lies (2013)
(DI Kate Simms, book 1)
A D Garrett

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