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Tom Rob Smith

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Born in 1979 to a Swedish mother and an English father, Tom Rob Smith's bestselling novels in the Child 44 trilogy were international publishing sensations. Among its many honours, Child 44 won the International Thriller Writer Award for Best First Novel, the Galaxy Book Award for Best New Writer, the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award, and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize and shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award and the inaugural Desmond Elliot Prize. Child 44 is now a major motion picture starring Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace and Gary Oldman.

Genres: Thriller, Science Fiction
Leo Demidov
   1. Child 44 (2008)
   2. The Secret Speech (2009)
   3. Agent 6 (2011)
   The Farm (2014)
   Cold People (2022)
Non fiction
   London Spy (2016)
Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (2008) : Child 44
Costa Book Awards Best First Novel nominee (2008) : Child 44
Desmond Elliott Prize Best Book nominee (2008) : Child 44
Anthony Awards Best First Novel nominee (2009) : Child 44
Barry Awards Best First Novel winner (2009) : Child 44
Dilys Awards Best Book nominee (2009) : Child 44

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