Elly Griffiths
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Elly Griffiths

Elly Griffiths was born in London in 1963. Her first crime novel The Crossing Places is set on the Norfolk coast where she spent holidays as a child and where her aunt still lives. Her interest in archaeology comes from her husband, Andrew, who gave up his city job to retrain as an archaeologist. She lives in Brighton, on the south coast of England, with her husband and two children.

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    • The Stone Circle

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Jane McDowell
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 202
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 179
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 178

    Dr. Ruth Galloway returns to North Norfolk in her latest chilling adventure. DCI Nelson has been receiving threatening letters. They are anonymous yet somehow familiar. They read like the letters that first drew him into the case of the Crossing Places and to Ruth....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great book

    • By Norma garcia on 05-10-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Crossing Places

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Jane McDowell
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,366
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,089
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,083

    When a child's bones are found in the marshes near an ancient site that Ruth worked on ten years earlier, Ruth is asked to date them. The bones turn out to be two thousand years old....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An atmospheric creepy mystery set in Saltmarsh

    • By Sara on 05-19-14

    Regular price: $18.33

    • The Stranger Diaries

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Andrew Wincott, Esther Wane, Sarah Feathers, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 254
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 238
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 236

    Clare Cassidy is no stranger to murder. A high school English teacher specializing in the Gothic writer R. M. Holland, she teaches a course on it every year. Soon, one of Clare’s colleagues and closest friends is found dead, with a line from Holland’s most famous story left nearby....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good! But...

    • By Elle Reich on 04-22-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • A Room Full of Bones

    • A Ruth Galloway Investigation, Book 4
    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Jane McDowell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 685
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 603
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 593

    It is Halloween night, and the local museum in King's Lynn is preparing for an unusual event - the opening of a coffin containing the bones of a medieval bishop....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Elly Griffith Is Back in Better Form

    • By Sires on 03-19-12

    Regular price: $19.71

    • The Janus Stone

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Jane McDowell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 974
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 847
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 848

    Forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway is called in to investigate when builders, demolishing a large old house in Norwich....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Return to Salt Marsh & Mysterious Archeology

    • By Sara on 08-22-14

    Regular price: $19.71

    • The House at Sea's End

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Jane McDowell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 689
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 610
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 608

    A team of archaeologists, investigating coastal erosion on the north Norfolk coast, unearth six bodies buried at the foot of a cliff....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A Shaky Series Installment

    • By Sara on 01-02-15

    Regular price: $21.10

    • Dying Fall

    • A Ruth Galloway Investigation
    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 589
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 524
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 522

    Ruth Galloway receives a phone call that bears shocking news....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Still a great series

    • By Aryn on 03-25-13

    Regular price: $20.24

    • The Dark Angel

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Jane McDowell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 341
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 304
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 303

    It’s not every day that you’re summoned to the Italian countryside on business, so when archaeologist Angelo Morelli asks for Ruth Galloway’s help identifying bones found in the tiny hilltop town of Fontana Liri, she jumps at the chance to go, bringing her daughter along with her for a working vacation....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The characters all seem real

    • By Barbara Dumas on 07-27-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Outcast Dead

    • Ruth Galloway, Book 6
    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 550
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 497
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 496

    Forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway has excavated a body from the grounds of Norwich Castle, a forbidding edifice that was once a prison....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • You gotta understand, I love this series

    • By C. A. Gelsinger on 09-03-14

    Regular price: $21.31

    • The Chalk Pit

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Jane McDowell
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 436
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 396
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 392

    Ruth and Nelson investigate a string of murders and disappearances deep within the abandoned tunnels hidden far beneath the streets of Norwich....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Suspend disbelief

    • By BAE on 06-09-17

    Regular price: $24.49

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