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The Secret Speech

by Tom Rob Smith

Hardcover, 407 pages, Grand Central Pub, List Price: $24.99 |


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Honored as a hero for his role in stopping a serial killer three years earlier, post-Stalinist Soviet Union MGB officer Leo Demidov is placed at the head of a newly formed Moscow homicide department and is forced to undertake a personal mission in the criminal underworld when dark elements from his past catch up with him.