Elizabeth haynes

about the author

Elizabeth Haynes worked for many years as a police analyst. Her first novel, Into the Darkest Corner, won Amazon’s Book of the Year in 2011 and Amazon’s Rising Star Award for debut novels.

Elizabeth grew up in Sussex and studied English, German and Art History at Leicester University. She is currently taking a career break having worked for the past seven years as a police intelligence analyst. Elizabeth now lives in Norfolk with her husband and son. She is a regular participant in, and a Municipal Liaison for, National

Novel Writing Month – an annual challenge to write 50,000 words in the month of November.



For further information please contact Kirsteen Astor, Deputy Publicity Director:

Kirsteen.astor@littlebrown.co.uk | 020 3122 6621 | @Kirsteenastor


Follow Elizabeth Haynes on twitter:  @Elizjhaynes #BehindClosedDoors

book reviews

behind closed doors

behind closed doors (detective inspector louisa smith book 2)

what a good read, definitely a page turner. I was totally hooked. a fantastic storyline with fab characters. this book covers the disturbing life of human trafficking but the author makes the story totally believable and hard hitting. definitely a page turner to keep you up long into the night
highly recommended

release date : 29 jan 2015

print length : 417 pages

I received a review copy of this book from the publisher via netgalley in exchange for an honest review

blog posts


other titles

into the darkest corner

human remains

dark tide

under a silent moon (DCI louisa smith book 1)

promises to keep : a short story