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Ann Cleeves

Author of Raven Black

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Ann Cleeves was born in 1954 in England. She studied English at Sussex University. She then became a British crime-writer. In 2006 she won the Duncan Lawrie Dagger which is the richest crime-writing prize in the world, for her novel Raven Black. She also writes The Vera Stanhope novels which have been transformed into the TV detective series 'Vera'. Her Jimmy Perez novels are dramatozed as the TV series 'Shetland'. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Shetland: The Complete Series 1 & 2 (Screenwriter) 15 copies
Vera: The Complete Fourth Season (Creator; Creator) 12 copies
[Data Missing] 1 copy, 1 review
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Original Sins (Contributor) 8 copies
Guilty Consciences (Contributor) 7 copies, 2 reviews
M.O.: Crimes of Practice (Contributor) 6 copies, 1 review
Murder Squad (Contributor) 3 copies
Crime on the Move (Contributor) 3 copies

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Ann Cleeves (born 1954) is a British crime-writer. In 2006 she won the inaugural Duncan Lawrie Dagger, the richest crime-writing prize in the world, for her novel Raven Black. Cleeves studied English at Sussex University but dropped out. She then took up various jobs including cook, auxiliary coastguard, probation officer, library outreach worker and child care officer. She lives in Whitley Bay, and is married with two daughters.
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