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An Afternoon with Ann Cleeves in Ormeau Road Library

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Join Ann Cleeves, the bestselling author and creator of popular detectives Vera Stanhope and Jimmy Perez, for an afternoon of crime and chat in Ormeau Road Library on Monday 22 July at 2:00pm. 

Ann Cleeves is one of Britain’s most successful crime fiction authors. With over five million copies sold worldwide, her bestselling books are loved in print and on screen: both the Vera Stanhope and Shetland series are now major TV adaptations on ITV and BBC One respectively. 

Find out how your favourite characters come to life and meet her brand-new creation, Detective Matthew Venn, as we countdown to The Long Call publishing this September. 

In 2017 Ann was awarded the highest accolade in crime writing, the CWA Diamond Dagger. Ann is also a passionate champion for libraries and was a National Libraries Day Ambassador in 2016. 

For further information and to book your place, contact Ormeau Road Library on 02890 509 228 or