Griffiths supplies proof that thrillers can increase the pulse rate while tackling more serious issues
Griffiths has become a dab hand at plotting and cranking up the tension. The murders, and the muddled humanity of the characters, keep us turning the pages
Elly Griffiths writes ever-more ingenious detective stories with a powerful sense of place and a varied cast of sympathetic and unusual characters. Her heroine is a winner
Ruth Galloway is one of the most engaging characters in modern crime fiction
Griffiths weaves superstition and myth into her crime novels, skilfully treading a line between credulity and modern methods of detection
Crime that doesn't sacrifice good writing and clever characterisation for the sake of the plot
Griffiths has mastered the art of combining bizarre plots with contemporary relationship issues beautifully
Excellent writing, excellent plotting, some utterly riveting detail and always a banging good story
Delightful . . . combines professional expertise with a wry sense of humour
Brighton Crime Wave Presents: Deadland Launch Party with William Shaw, Elly Griffiths, Susan Wilkins and Lesley Thomson
16th Apr 2019 7:30 pm
Brighton Crime Wave celebrates the launch of four of the years most trail-blazing crime novels.
Elly Griffiths at Stratford Literary Festival
Stratford Play House
3rd May 2019 5:45 pm
Elly Griffiths discusses The Stone Circle with Mark Billingham at Stratford Literary Festival.
Elly Griffiths at Wrexham Library Literature Festival - Carnival of Words
4th May 2019 2:00 pm
Elly Griffiths discusses The Stone Circle at the Wrexham Library Literature Festival.
Elly Griffiths in conversation with Mari Hannah at Newcastle Noir
Newcastle City Library
5th May 2019
Elly Griffiths in conversation with Mari Hannah.