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Crime at Hertfordshire LitFest

Crime events
James Runcie: Sidney Chambers and the dangers of temptation

Come and find out what Sidney Chambers is up to in the new Grantchester novel (as seen on TV) and discover our stunning new library at Hemel Hempstead

Wednesday 19th April, 7.15pm

Hemel Hempstead Library, The Forum, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 1DN.

Tickets £7.00/ Concessions £5.00

James Morton: The Krays

Ronnie and Reggie’s crimes of fraud and extortion finally led to three bloody murders. Find out more about the Kray legend with former defence solicitor, James Morton.

Thursday 20th April, 715pm

Royston Library, Market Hill, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 9JN

Tickets £7.00/ Concessions £5.00

Stephen Booth: Secrets of Death

Follow the latest instalment in the award winning travails of detectives Cooper and Fry as they race to uncover the connection between a series of suicides.

Tuesday, 9th May, 7.15pm

Welwyn Garden City Library, Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AJ

Tickets £7.00/ Concessions £5.00

Mike Carey: The Boy on the Bridge

The Boy on the Bridge revisits the chilling world of the bestselling The Girl with all the Gifts, Mike Carey’s gripping thriller and film.

Thursday 11 May, 7.15pm

Hitchin Library, Paynes Park, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1EW

Tickets £7.00/ Concessions £5.00

Crime Writers Panel: Leigh Russell and Howard Linskey

Leigh Russell and Howard Linskey from No Exit Press discuss their writing and getting published. Their latest crime novels are Murder Ring and Behind Dead Eyes.

Wednesday 17 May, 7.15pm

Borehamwood Library, 96 Shenley Road, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, WD6 1EB

Tickets £7.00/ Concessions £5.00

Elly Griffiths: The Chalk Pit

In her latest mystery Ruth Galloway must unravel the dark secrets of a web of underground tunnels and discover what gruesome mysteries lurk at its heart – before it claims another victim.

Wednesday 24 May, 7.15pm

Bishops Stortford Library, The Causeway, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 2EJ

Tickets £7.00/ Concessions £5.00

More information can be obtained from local libraries or by calling 0300 123 4049.


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