Friday, 15 February 2013

Trust No One


Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith


A top notch thriller that takes you into the world of 50's Stalin Russia. A prodigal son of the Soviet Union puts his life and the life of his loved ones on the line to track down a brutal killer of children. Paranoia, fear and betrayal leap from the pages as the author weaves an intricate plot that has you on the edge of the seat throughout the book. In a world where you can trust no one can good prevail over evil? Can the individual succeed were the state fails? Can the killer be stopped?

4.5 Stars

Awards
Man Booker Prize Nominee for Longlist (2008), Barry Award for Best First Novel (2009), Anthony Award Nominee for Best First Novel (2009), Dilys Award Nominee (2009), Galaxy British Book Awards for New Writer of the Year (2009)
Thriller Award for Best First Novel (2008), Los Angeles Times Book Prize, The Crime Writers' Association Ian Fleming Steel Dagger (2008)

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