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Paperback 464 Pages / Published: 22/08/2019
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One of 2017’s most politically charged and daring thrillers, Sam Bourne’s To Kill the President proved an eerily prescient companion to the inauguration of the Trump presidency. Now, author Sam Bourne is back with an explosive game of cat-and-mouse for the post-truth era. Taking on the hot-topics of Black Lives Matter protest, Holocaust denial and deception at the highest level, expect sparks to fly.

The new blockbuster thriller from Sam Bourne, the author of To Kill the President

Someone is trying to destroy the evidence of history's greatest crimes.

Academics and Holocaust survivors dead in mysterious circumstances. Museums and libraries burning. Digital records and irreplaceable proofs, lost for ever.

Former White House operative Maggie Costello has sworn off politics. But when the Governor of Virginia seeks her help to stop the lethal spiral of killings, she knows that this is bigger than any political game.

As Black Lives Matter protestors clash with slavery deniers, America is on a knife-edge and time is running out. This deadly conspiracy could ignite a new Civil War - but who stands to gain most from the chaos?

Taut, authoritative and explosive, To Kill the Truth takes us to the edge of anarchy, a world without truth in which history will be rewritten by those who live to shape it.

Publisher: Quercus Publishing
ISBN: 9781787474925
Number of pages: 464
Weight: 320 g
Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 36 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'A Day of the Jackal for these dizzying times' - Ian Rankin 

'In To Kill the Truth, Maggie Costello rivetingly tackles a cabal of Holocaust and slavery deniers, whose aim is nothing less than to destroy memory' - The Sunday Times, Thriller of the Month 

'Urgently topical' - The Times 

'A propulsive plot and an appealing heroine... The premise is both intriguing and, in the current climate of post-truth, fake news and sour populism, grimly topical' - The Guardian

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“Riveting and scarily relevant”

With a heroine that is not a super-hero but a flawed, true-to-life hard worker, this thriller takes us on a journey of misinterpretation, rewriting and downright destruction of history. How do you prove what is... More

Hardback edition
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“A Thriller For Our Times”

To Kill The Truth is the latest thriller from the writer Sam Bourne/Jonathan Freedland, and his latest book reflects back in our faces the America of now. This really is a thriller for our times, considering the... More

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