To Kill a Man by Jonathan Freedland hit the shelves in February 2020. The book is the latest from number-one bestseller Sam Bourne — a twisting, timely story of power, justice, and revenge.
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Natasha Winthrop is a rising star in American politics, strongly tipped as a future candidate for president. One night she is violently assaulted in her home by an intruder. She defends herself and minutes later, the intruder lies dead. Winthrop is hailed as a #MeToo heroine: the woman who fought back. But inconsistencies emerge in Winthrop’s story, suggesting that the attack might not have been as random as it first seemed.
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When former White House troubleshooter Maggie Costello is drafted in to investigate, she finds intriguing gaps, especially over Winthrop’s early life. She likes this woman, who she believes could – and should – be president. But she can’t shake off the question: who exactly is Natasha Winthrop?
A cat-and-mouse conspiracy thriller of rare intelligence, To Kill a Man explores an unsettling world in which justice is in the eye of the beholder and revenge seems to be the only answer.
About the Author
Sam Bourne is the pseudonym of award-winning journalist and broadcaster Jonathan Freedland, who writes a weekly column for the Guardian and is the presenter of BBC Radio 4’s contemporary history series, The Long View. He served for four years as the Guardian’s Washington correspondent covered the 2016 US election campaign, and is covering the 2020 campaign. He is a widely respected commentator on American affairs.
His previous seven internationally bestselling novels have sold over two million copies and been published in over thirty languages.