Heffers is thrilled to welcome to the bookshop two greats of the crime fiction genre — and great friends — Ann Cleeves and Louise Penny! Come and enjoy this rare opportunity to hear both authors discuss their latest novels, and life as a crime writer. Tickets are £5 in advance: cleevesandpennyatheffers.eventbrite.co.uk
Ann Cleeves is the award-winning author of the Shetland and Vera series' of crime novels, both of which have beenadapted for televison; the latter is now in its eighth series starring Brenda Blethyn. Ann has written 31 novels in 31 years and her latest, The Seagull, is set in her home town of Whitley Bay. The recipient of the highest accolade in crime writing, the Diamond Dagger, Ann is considered by many to be the Queen of British crime fiction.
Louise Penny is the number one New York Times bestselling author of the Inspector Gamache series, set in the fictional Canadian village of Three Pines. The recipient of virtually every existing award for crime fiction, her twelfth novel, A GREAT RECKONING, was awarded the prestigious Agatha Award, Anthony, Macavity, Barry and Left Coast Crime Award.