Robert Harris

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Narrated By: Michael Kitchen

Duration: 11 hours and 54 minutes

What to expect

When historian Fluke Kelso learns of the existence of a secret notebook belonging to Josef Stalin he is determined to track it down, whatever the consequences. From the violent political intrigue and decadence of modern Moscow he heads north - to the vast forests surrounding the White Sea port of Archangel, and a terrifying encounter with Russia's unburied past.


Thriller / suspense fiction, Historical fiction, Political / legal thriller

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Archangel is Harris's strongest book yet, confirming him as the leading current exponent of the intelligent literary thriller

The Times

Robert Harris confirms his position as Britain's pre-eminent literary thriller writer with Archangel

The Times

The best thriller for years

Sunday Telegraph

His best yet: a fast paced thriller, pulsing with suspense, that surpasses even the expertly handled tensions and twists of Fatherland

Sunday Times

A really gripping narrative, full of suspense and unexpected turns, which will keep you hooked until the climax on its final page... I have never read a thriller based in Russia which has such an authentic feel