Leigh Russell - Author

About the Author

Leigh Russell studied at the University of Kent gaining a Masters degree in English and American literature. A secondary school teacher, specialising in supporting pupils with Specific Learning Difficulties as well as teaching English, Leigh Russell is married with two daughters and lives in Middlesex. Her first novel, Cut Short, was published in 2009, followed by Road Closed in 2010.  Her third novel, Dead End was published in May 2011.

Featured books by Leigh Russell

Dead End

Dead End

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/05/2011

When the corpse of Abigail Kirby is discovered, police are shocked to learn that the victim's tongue was cut out while she lay dying. Shortly after coming forward, a witness is blinded and murdered. Detective Inspector Geraldine Steel's flirtation with the pathologist on the case helps her to cope with the distress of finding out she was adopted at birth. Abigail Kirby's teenage daughter runs away from home to meet a girl who befriended her online. Too late, she realises she has made a dreadful mistake – a mistake that may cost her life. Detective Sergeant Ian Peterson uncovers a shocking secret about the serial killer who has been mutilating his murder victims. Does the sergeant's discovery come too late to save Geraldine Steel from a similar dreadful fate?

Other books by Leigh Russell

The Adulterer's Wife

The Adulterer's Wife

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/05/2018

Class Murder

Class Murder

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 29/03/2018

Killer Christmas

Killer Christmas

Author: Leigh Russell Format: eBook Release Date: 18/12/2017

'UNMISSABLE' - LEE CHILD 'A RARE TALENT' - DAILY MAIL 'BRILLIANT' - JEFFERY DEAVERA standalone short story featuring Detective Geraldine SteelHAVE YOURSELF A DEADLY LITTLE CHRISTMAS...It's Christmas Eve but not all is merry and bright for Detective Geraldine Steel. With her family abroad and her friends booked up, she finds herself alone in York for the holidays. But when a man collapses at the local fair, it's clear that this isn't a case of winter flu. There's a killer in the crowds. Can Geraldine find the culprit before another life is taken?For fans of Peter James, Angela Marsons and Robert BryndzaLook out for more DI Geraldine Steel investigations in Cut Short, Road Closed, Dead End, Death Bed, Stop Dead, Fatal Act, Killer Plan, Murder Ring , Deadly Alibi and Class MurderDon't miss the DI Ian Peterson series: Cold Sacrifice, Race to Death and Blood Axe

Deadly Alibi A DI Geraldine Steel Thriller, No. 9

Deadly Alibi A DI Geraldine Steel Thriller, No. 9

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 25/05/2017

Blood Axe

Blood Axe

Author: Leigh Russell Format: eBook Release Date: 11/10/2016

'Leigh Russell is one to watch' - LEE CHILDDI Ian Peterson investigates a series of gruesome and brutal murders. With a madman on the loose attacking women with a deadly, but unusual weapon, all of York is on alert. As the body count rises, the case demands all of Ian's ingenuity, because the seemingly random murders are all but clueless.

Girl in Danger

Girl in Danger

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/09/2016

Murder Ring

Murder Ring

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/05/2016

Journey to Death

Journey to Death

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/02/2016

Blood Axe

Blood Axe

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/11/2015

Killer Plan

Killer Plan

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 27/05/2015

Race To Death

Race To Death

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 25/09/2014

Fatal Act

Fatal Act

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 29/05/2014

Cold Sacrifice

Cold Sacrifice

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 26/09/2013

Stop Dead

Stop Dead

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/05/2013

Death Bed

Death Bed

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/05/2012

Cut Short

Cut Short

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 22/05/2012

Dead End

Dead End

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/05/2011

When the corpse of Abigail Kirby is discovered, police are shocked to learn that the victim's tongue was cut out while she lay dying. Shortly after coming forward, a witness is blinded and murdered. Detective Inspector Geraldine Steel's flirtation with the pathologist on the case helps her to cope with the distress of finding out she was adopted at birth. Abigail Kirby's teenage daughter runs away from home to meet a girl who befriended her online. Too late, she realises she has made a dreadful mistake – a mistake that may cost her life. Detective Sergeant Ian Peterson uncovers a shocking secret about the serial killer who has been mutilating his murder victims. Does the sergeant's discovery come too late to save Geraldine Steel from a similar dreadful fate?

Road Closed

Road Closed

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/04/2010

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