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To Kill a Man by Sam Bourne

To Kill a Man

Sam Bourne

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Category: Thrillers, Fiction
Imprint: Quercus Publishing
Publisher: Quercus Publishing
Publication date: 19 Mar 2020
ISBN: 9781787474956

'Ingenious plot twists and insights into political campaigning, the Me Too movement and the darker side of the internet...this [is a] topical and thought-provoking thriller' The Times

3 stars out of 5
15 Mar 2020

"a topical #MeToo novel"

This, then, is a topical #MeToo novel, and Bourne skilfully and absorbingly links Winthrop to other victims of male violence; readers may be disappointed, though, that the third book in his To Kill series goes down this track to the exclusion of other themes — initially it seems set to interweave sexual politics and Washington politics, but a subplot devoted to a (presumably Democrat) primary campaign proves perfunctory.

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