Val McDermid Crime Time

Val McDermid is one of the biggest names in crime writing. Her novels have been translated into 30 languages and have sold over 10 million copies worldwide.

Interviewed by another star of crime fiction, Minette Walters, Val will be discussing Insidious Intent, the next novel in the Tony Hill and Carol Jordan series, the first entry of which, The Mermaids Singing, won the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger for Best Crime Novel of the Year and was adapted for the highly successful television drama Wire in the Blood, starring Robson Green.

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Saturday 21st October 8pm

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Dorford Centre, Bridport Road

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Adults: £10.00

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