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Hardback:The Night Hawks:2021 The Night Hawks
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Author: Griffiths
Publication year: 2021
Media class: Hardback
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Quercus
Series title: The Ruth Galloway mysteries
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Book:The Night Hawks:2021
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The Night Hawks, a group of metal detectorists, are searching for buried treasure when they find a body on the beach in North Norfolk. At first Nelson thinks that the dead man might be an asylum seeker but he turns out to be a local boy, Jem Taylor, recently released from prison. Ruth is more interested in the treasure, a hoard of Bronze Age weapons. Nelson thinks that Taylor's death is accidental drowning, but a second death suggests murder. Nelson is called to an apparent murder-suicide of a couple at the isolated Black Dog Farm. Local legend talks of the Black Shuck, a spectral hound that appears to people before they die. Nelson ignores this, even when the owner's suicide note includes the line, 'He's buried in the garden.' Ruth excavates and finds the body of a giant dog. All roads lead back to this farm in the middle of nowhere, but the place spells serious danger for anyone who goes near.

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The Bronze Age, the Norfolk coast, legends of Black Shuck. Dr. Ruth Galloway's 13th investigation as her own story plays out death stalks Black Dog Farm. Star rating: 5 out of 5 Recommend? Yes
19/05/21
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Large print:The zig zag girl:2016
Author: Griffiths, Elly
Year 2016
Media class: Large print
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Paperback:The house at Sea's End:2016
Author: Griffiths, Elly
Year 2016
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very well written and so quick to read even if it's not dark enough for my usual taste
30/11/19
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Paperback:The smugglers' secret:2020
Author: Griffiths, Elly
Year 2020
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Large print:The stranger diaries:2020
Author: Griffiths, Elly
Year 2020
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Paperback:A girl called Justice:2019
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Year 2019
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