About the Author
International #1 bestselling author Tom Rob Smith graduated from Cambridge University
in 2001 and lives in London
. His novels in the Child 44
were New York Times
bestsellers and international publishing sensations. Among its many honors, Child 44
won the ITW 2009 Thriller Award for Best First Novel, The Strand Magazine
2008 Critics Award for Best First Novel, the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award, and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize.