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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?

ebook of the month

Other books by Leigh Russell

Fatal Act

Fatal Act

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

Cold Sacrifice

Cold Sacrifice

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

Stop Dead

Stop Dead

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

Death Bed

Death Bed

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

Cut Short

Cut Short

Author: Leigh Russell Format: Paperback / softback 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?

ebook of the month
Road Closed

Road Closed

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