Munich Wolf

Munich Wolf

Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Hardback Published on: 18/01/2024
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Synopsis

'An atmospheric and gripping standalone thriller' - THE TIMESThe gripping new 2024 thriller from the Sunday Times and one million copy bestselling author of The English Führer. In this brilliant standalone crime novel set in 1930s Munich, Detective Sebastian Wolff must walk a tight line between doing his job and falling foul of the Nazi party he despises.MUNICH, 1935 - The Bavarian capital is a magnet for young, aristocratic Britons who come to learn German, swim in the lakes and drink beer in the cellars. What they don't see - or choose to ignore - is the brutal underbelly of the Nazi movement which considers Munich its spiritual home.When a high-born English girl is murdered, Detective Sebastian Wolff is ordered to solve the crime. Wolff is already walking a tight line between doing his job and falling foul of the political party he abhors. Now Hitler is taking a personal interest in the case.Followed by the secret police and threatened by his own son, a fervent member of the Hitler Youth, the stakes have never been higher. And when Wolff begins to suspect that the killer might be linked to the highest reaches of the Nazi hierarchy, he fears his task is simply impossible - and that he might become the next victim.Praise for Rory Clements:'Master of the wartime spy thriller' - FT 'Rich in deception' - DAILY EXPRESS 'A dramatic, twisty thriller' - DAILY MAIL 'Enjoyable, bloody and brutish' - GUARDIAN 'A colourful history lesson . . . exciting narrative twists' - SUNDAY TELEGRAPH *Sunday Times bestselling author of MUNICH WOLF w/c 27th January 2024 ending 3rd February 2024*

  • Publisher: Bonnier Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781804181423
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 629g
  • Dimensions: 240 x 162 x 36 mm

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Munich Wolf
A good read
This is my first read by this author and I enjoyed Munich Wolf. I like historical fiction with crime elements and felt this book really delivered and defin... READ MORE
Anne Mosedale
Munich Wolf
Suspenseful
Police inspector Seb Rolf goes against all the usual protocols in this thriller. He is assigned to investigate the death of a young attractive English girl... READ MORE
Romany
Munich Wolf
Munich in 1935 is not a safe place
I’ve read and enjoyed Rory Clements’ recent Tom Wilde books set around the time of the Second World War. Here, we have a new protagonist in Munich Kripo de... READ MORE
Anne O'Connell
Munich Wolf
Great crime mystery and historically fascinating
Sebastian Wolff of the Kripo, the criminal police in Munich 1935 is tasked with solving the murder of a young English girl - one of the group of young 'fin... READ MORE
GL
Munich Wolf
Wolff is under pressure to find a murderer but will he be allowed to find the truth?
It is 1935 and in Munich it is not wise to speak against Hitler or his followers. When an English girl is found murdered pressure is placed on Wolff to fin... READ MORE
Julie Friar
Munich Wolf
Atmospheric thiller
Detective Sebastian Wolff is ordered to solve the murder of a high born English girl in 1935 Munich. The girl is among many young socialites, including Uni... READ MORE
Rachel
Munich Wolf
Outstanding Book.
I was delighted to be given the opportunity to review the Munich Wolf because I have enjoyed reading Rory Clements books. Not only does he write about the ... READ MORE
David
Munich Wolf
Pre war Germany cop thriller
Another novel from Rory Clements set in pre-war Nazi Germany - and the best one yet. Hans Wolf is a criminal police detective in Munich, with no taste for... READ MORE
Aidan Dunn
Munich Wolf
Exciting and compelling read!
I have been an avid reader of the Tom Wilde series by this author so was delighted to receive this, his new standalone, as a review copy. Munich Wolf is e... READ MORE
Annette Librarian
Munich Wolf
Loved it.
Munich, 1935. The place to be for the vibrant young, especially young English ladies who have a strong appetite for the young soldiers in the dashing Nazi ... READ MORE
Peter  Evans
Munich Wolf
Totally absorbing story
This is a fast moving story based in Germany between the two wars. Hitler and his cronies are already beginning to influence the lives of the German people... READ MORE
Patricia Moren
Munich Wolf
Fantastic setting, clever plot
A young Englishwoman has been killed in a brutal and ritualistic way and Munich policeman Wolf has been put in charge of the case. He is shocked to find t... READ MORE
Jo-anne Atkinson
Munich Wolf
Twisted and disturbing historical thriller
There is something so deeply haunting about the image of a police detective stalking the streets of Munich for a killer at the height of the Nazi regime. T... READ MORE
Wil Carpenter