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I also write under the name of Domenica de Rosa


News & Events

  • Elly’s February 2020 tour

    Posted on: 14/01/20

    To support the launch of The Lantern Men in hardback, audiobook and ebook, Elly is going on tour throughout the month of February. Take a look at the upcoming events below, and you can find more details on Elly’s Facebook page.  

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  • Elly Griffiths on tour, Spring 2019

    Posted on: 01/02/19

    I’m really excited to be going on tour to publicise The Stone Circle. Schedule at present: Wednesday 6th February An Evening with Elly Griffiths Jarrold Department Store, Norwich 6:30pm for 7pm The Pantry Restaurant, floor 3 Thursday 7th February Coffe …

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  • Elly Griffiths on tour, Autumn 2018

    Posted on: 11/10/18

    I’m really excited to be going on tour to publicise The Stranger Diaries. Schedule at present: 16th October, 6pm Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival Rochdale Parish Church of St. Chad With Isabelle Grey and William Shaw 18th October, 7:30pm Frinton …

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  • The Stranger Diaries is out on 1st November

    Posted on: 10/10/18

    I’m very excited because my first stand-alone crime novel The Stranger Diaries will be published in the UK on 1st November 2018. Talgarth School in Sussex used to be the home of a Victorian writer called RM Holland, famous for a ghost story called The …

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  • An update from Elly

    Posted on: 15/06/17

    Well, it’s been a busy six months. I finished writing Stephens and Mephisto 4, The Vanishing Box, on New Year’s Eve (also a good way of avoiding helping with the cooking for the party we had rashly decided on giving) and started Ruth 10, The Dark Angel …

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  • Elly Griffiths on tour

    Posted on: 10/02/17

    I’m really excited to be going on tour to publicise The Chalk Pit. Schedule at present: Wednesday 22nd February 7.30pm Topping & Co, Ely For tickets: https://www.toppingbooks.co.uk/events/ely/elly-griffiths-6/ 9 High Street, Ely Cambridgeshire CB7 …

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  • The Chalk Pit is out on 23rd February

    Posted on: 10/02/17

    WINNER OF THE 2016 CWA DAGGER IN THE LIBRARY. Boiled human bones have been found in Norwich’s web of underground tunnels. When Dr Ruth Galloway discovers they were recently buried, DCI Nelson has a murder enquiry on his hands. The boiling might have be …

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  • Dagger in the Library

    Posted on: 10/02/17

    I was delighted to win the CWA Dagger in the Library award in October 2016. Thank you all for your fantastic support.

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  • The Woman in Blue is Out Now!

    Posted on: 09/02/16

    The Woman in Blue is out on February 4th 2016.  It’s the eighth book in the Dr Ruth Galloway series and is set in Walsingham, a medieval pilgrimage site in Norfolk. Cathbad, the druid, is cat-sitting for a friend when he sees a mysterious woman in the …

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  • Events February 2016

    Posted on: 01/02/16

    Here are some forthcoming events. Would be great to see you! St Peter’s Church Ely When: Wednesday 10 February 7.30pm Tickets: £7 Link: Elly Griffiths at Topping Books Ely Bookmark, Spalding When: Thursday 11 February 7.15pm Tickets: £3.50 (includes wi …

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