Tom Rob Smith

Tom Rob Smith is a British author best known for his historical and psychological thrillers, including his debut novel 'Child 44'. The book was a major success and was followed by 'The Secret Speech' and 'Agent 6', completing the Child 44 trilogy. His works have been translated into several languages and have garnered critical acclaim for their intense narratives and deep exploration of characters. Smith has also worked in television, writing for series such as 'London Spy' and 'The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story'.


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  1. 1. Child 44

    In a 1950s Soviet Union gripped by fear and paranoia, Leo Demidov, a dedicated officer of the state security agency, is faced with a chilling reality: a series of brutal child murders that the government refuses to acknowledge. As Leo defies his superiors and embarks on a dangerous investigation, he becomes entangled in a web of political intrigue and personal danger, risking everything to uncover the truth and protect those he loves. "Child 44" is a gripping thriller that explores the dark underbelly of a repressive regime and the resilience of one man determined to bring justice to a society plagued by secrets.