One of his six best books, as shared at the Daily Express:
CHILD 44Read about another book on the list.
Tom Rob Smith
As I mentioned I love a good crime novel but am very picky about which ones as they can so often be formulaic and unimaginative.
This is definitely a superior read. Gripping, complex and disturbing.
A great holiday read.
Child 44 is among J. Kingston Pierce's top eight former Soviet Union-set crime and thriller novels and Rebecca Armstrong's ten best thrillers.
The Page 69 Test: Child 44.