We have updated our Privacy Policy Please take a moment to review it. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the terms of our updated Privacy Policy.

The Crossing Places

Paperback / ISBN-13: 9781786481863

Price: £10.99

ON SALE: 2nd June 2016

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

Disclosure: If you buy products using the retailer buttons above, we may earn a commission from the retailers you visit.

Start right here! Discover the Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries and become obsessed with one of the most popular crime series in Britain.

‘Galloway now seems as real as Marple and Morse’ The Times

‘I’ve never before read a crime novel in which archaeology and detection blend as successfully as in The Crossing PlacesShots

Dr Ruth Galloway is called in when a child’s bones are discovered near a prehistoric site on the north Norfolk salt marshes. Are they the remains of a local girl who disappeared ten years earlier – or are the bones much older?

DCI Harry Nelson refuses to give up the hunt for the missing girl. Since she vanished, someone has been sending him creepy anonymous notes about ritual sacrifice. He knows that Ruth’s expertise and experience could help him finally to put this case to rest.

But when a second child goes missing, Ruth finds herself in danger from a killer who knows she’s getting ever closer to the truth.

‘Captivating! A quick, thrilling read that ends making you want to read Book 2 immediately!’ 5* READER REVIEW

‘I really enjoyed this book, the story kept me gripped to the end! Would definitely recommend it’ 5* READER REVIEW

‘Ruth is such an empathetic character, clever and warm yet she has human weaknesses’ 5* READER REVIEW

‘I envy those coming of the Ruth Galloway series by Elly Griffiths. They are in for a total treat’ 5* READER REVIEW

‘Atmospheric and character-driven, I’d no sooner finished this first book in the Dr Ruth Galloway series than I was reaching for the second’ 5* READER REVIEW

The Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries