OCTOBER, 2020: The new Rory Clements thriller Hitler's Secret is out now in paperback. You can buy it online, in select supermarkets and all good bookshops. Will you guess the secret at the heart of this Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller?

THE STORY: In late autumn 1941, Nazi Germany has conquered most of western Europe and is now laying waste to the Soviet Union with a relentless drive towards the East. But a secret from Hitler's past life threatens to destabilise the Nazi regime - and there are men who will stop at nothing to prevent it coming out. 

BEHIND THE SCENES: To find out more about Hitler's Secret and the other books in the series, you can join the Rory Clements Readers' Club. Just click on the link at the top right of the page. It costs nothing and there are no catches. Rory is already working on the fifth book in the series, and is also the author of the John Shakespeare series of historical thrillers set in the late Elizabethan era. Both series have been awarded prizes by the Crime Writers' Association  - Revenger in 2010 and Nucleus in 2018 won the coveted Historical Dagger.

'A twisty, tense thriller...torture, murder and mayhem...enjoyable slice of espionage'                                                                  Daily Mail                                                        

'                      'This is another triumph...a great book from a fine writer.'                                                              Crime Review                                                    

'A breathtakingly authentic portrait of a country at the mercy of unbridled power, bone-chilling terror and widespread paranoia. With an ingenious twist in the tail, this is fact and fiction, history and mystery, action and humanity at its heart-thumping best.'

                                   Pam Norfolk, Lancashire Evening Post

‘A rollercoaster ride ... a plausible idea and backed with research, and I found it to be exciting, well-written and full of twists and turns ... it's a thriller that thrills.’

                                   Ann Northfield, Historical Novel Society

                                       HARDBACK BOOK OF THE MONTH

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