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Ruth Galloway: The Early Cases

A Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries Collection

By Elly Griffiths

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The first three cases in Elly Griffiths' bestselling Dr Ruth Galloway mystery series. 'Ruth Galloway is one of the most engaging characters in modern crime fiction' - Kate Mosse

The first three cases in Elly Griffiths' bestselling Dr Ruth Galloway mystery series.

THE CROSSING PLACES.
Ruth Galloway is called upon by DCI Nelson to investigate human remains found in the Norfolk marshes, thought to be those of a missing girl about whom the police having been receiving some very strange letters.

THE JANUS STONE.
Bones are unearthed on the site of an old children's home. Two children had gone missing from the home forty years previously... but the evidence points to a different crime altogether.

THE HOUSE AT SEA'S END.
Ruth Galloway and DCI Nelson find themselves investigating a hideous crime that has been concealed for decades. And it soon becomes clear that someone wants the truth to stay buried, and they will go to any lengths to keep it that way.

'Ruth Galloway is one of the most engaging characters in modern crime fiction' - Kate Mosse

Biographical Notes

WINNER OF THE 2016 CWA DAGGER IN THE LIBRARY. Elly Griffiths was born in London. She worked in publishing before becoming a full-time writer. Her bestselling series of Dr Ruth Galloway novels, featuring a forensic archaeologist, are set in Norfolk. The series has won the CWA Dagger in the Library, and has been shortlisted three times for the Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year. Her Stephens and Mephisto series is based in 1950s Brighton. She lives near Brighton with her husband, an archaeologist, and their two children.

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  • ISBN: 9781848669734
  • Publication date: 20 Mar 2014
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