The Long Call by Ann Cleeves audiobook

The Long Call

By Ann Cleeves
Read by Ben Aldridge

Macmillan Audio

The Two Rivers Series: Book 1

10.27 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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From Ann Cleeves—bestselling and award-winning author of the Vera and Shetland series, both of which are hit TV shows—comes the first in a gripping new series. “Ann Cleeves is one of my favorite mystery writers.”—Louise Penny In North Devon, where two rivers converge and run into the sea, Detective Matthew Venn stands outside the church as his estranged father’s funeral takes place. On the day Matthew left the strict evangelical community he grew up in, he lost his family too. Now, as he turns and walks away again, he receives a call from one of his team. A body has been found on the beach nearby: a man with a tattoo of an albatross on his neck, stabbed to death. The case calls Matthew back to the people and places of his past, as deadly secrets hidden at their hearts are revealed, and his new life is forced into a collision course with the world he thought he’d left behind. From Ann Cleeves, bestselling author of Vera and Shetland, beloved by readers, listeners, and TV viewers alike, comes a spectacular new series, told with deep compassion and searing insight. Praise for The Long Call: "As a huge fan of both the Shetland and Vera series of books, I had high expectations for Cleeves’ latest. She easily exceeded those expectations with The Long Call. Matthew Venn is a keeper. A stunning debut for Cleeves’ latest crimefighter."— David Baldacci, #1 New York Times bestselling author

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Summary

Summary

A September 2019 LibraryReads Pick

From Ann Cleeves—bestselling and award-winning author of the Vera and Shetland series, both of which are hit TV shows—comes the first in a gripping new series.

“Ann Cleeves is one of my favorite mystery writers.”—Louise Penny

In North Devon, where two rivers converge and run into the sea, Detective Matthew Venn stands outside the church as his estranged father’s funeral takes place. On the day Matthew left the strict evangelical community he grew up in, he lost his family too.

Now, as he turns and walks away again, he receives a call from one of his team. A body has been found on the beach nearby: a man with a tattoo of an albatross on his neck, stabbed to death.

The case calls Matthew back to the people and places of his past, as deadly secrets hidden at their hearts are revealed, and his new life is forced into a collision course with the world he thought he’d left behind.

From Ann Cleeves, bestselling author of Vera and Shetland, beloved by readers, listeners, and TV viewers alike, comes a spectacular new series, told with deep compassion and searing insight.

Praise for The Long Call:

"As a huge fan of both the Shetland and Vera series of books, I had high expectations for Cleeves’ latest. She easily exceeded those expectations with The Long Call. Matthew Venn is a keeper. A stunning debut for Cleeves’ latest crimefighter."— David Baldacci, #1 New York Times bestselling author

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Brilliant, thoughtful, and deeply engaging.” Sara Paretsky, New York Times bestselling author

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Author Bio: Ann Cleeves

Author Bio: Ann Cleeves

Ann Cleeves writes two series of traditional mysteries, both of which have been turned into hit television series. Her first Shetland novel, Raven Black, won the Crime Writers’ Association’s Gold Dagger Award. In 2016, she won the CWA Diamond Dagger, the highest honor in British crime writing.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 10.27
Audience: Adult
Language: English