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Simon Sebag Montefiore

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Simon Sebag Montefiore is the author of the global bestsellers 'The Romanovs' and 'Jerusalem: the Biography,' 'Stalin: the Court of the Red Tsar' and Young Stalin and the novels Sashenka and One Night in Winter and "Red Sky at Noon." His books are published in 48 languages and are worldwide bestsellers. He has won prizes in both non-fiction and fiction. He read history at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University, where he received his Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD).
'The Romanovs' is his latest history book. He has now completed his Moscow Trilogy of novels featuring Benya Golden and Comrade Satinov, Sashenka, Dashka and Fabiana.... and Stalin himself.


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My latest novel is called One Night in Winter. It starts with the deaths of two schoolchildren in Moscow 1945 and expands into a secret police case, directed by Stalin himself, to find out what really happened to these children and their friends. It's set around the most elite school in Red Moscow. But the arrests of many children expose the hidden world of families and marriages unveiling forbidd Read more of this blog post »
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