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WINNER OF THE 2016 CWA DAGGER IN THE LIBRARY. Historical crimes involving a Victorian child killer may hold the key to several contemporary deaths in this macabre outing for Dr Ruth Galloway, forensic archaeologist. Perfect for fans of Val McDermid and Ann Cleeves.

‘Told with a deepening sense of the unease, seasoned with a touch of the occult’ Daily Mail

Ruth has excavated a body from the grounds of Norwich Castle, which was once a prison. The body may be that of Victorian murderess Jemima…


The Outcast Dead

ISBN 10 : 9780547792774
ISBN 13 : 0547792778

While on a dig at Norwich Castle, forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway uncovers the bones Mother Hook, a serial killer who was executed in 1867 for the murder of five children, whi..


The Ghost Fields

ISBN 10 : 9780544330146
ISBN 13 : 0544330145

The unsettling discovery of a downed WWII plane with the pilot's remains still inside leads forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway and DCI Nelson to uncover a wealthy family's secret..


A Dying Fall

ISBN 10 : 9780547793696
ISBN 13 : 0547793693

Ruth Galloway is shocked when she learns that her old university friend Dan Golding has died tragically in a house fire. But the death takes on a sinister cast when Ruth receives a..


The Crossing Places

ISBN 10 : 9780547443171
ISBN 13 : 054744317X

The first entry in the acclaimed Ruth Galloway series follows the "captivating"* archaeologist as she investigates a child's bones found on a nearby beach, thought to be the remain..


The Woman In Blue

ISBN 10 : 0544947118
ISBN 13 : 9780544947115

"Ruth Galloway is a captivating amateur sleuth--an inspired creation." --Louise Penny "Fast-paced, strong dialogue, believable and likable characters, and intriguing historical set..


The Chalk Pit

ISBN 10 : 1784296597
ISBN 13 : 9781784296599

'One of my favourite current crime series . . . a pleasure from start to finish' Val McDermid 'A five-star thriller' Daily Express WINNER OF THE 2016 CWA DAGGER IN THE LIBRARY. Boi..


Ruth Galloway The Early Cases

ISBN 10 : 9781743531662
ISBN 13 : 1743531664

The first three cases in Elly Griffiths' hugely popular series featuring forensic archaeologist Dr Ruth Galloway. THE CROSSING PLACES Ruth Galloway is called upon to investigate hu..