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Sam Bourne is the pseudonym of Jonathan Freedland, award-winning journalist and broadcaster. He has written a weekly column for the Guardian since 1997, having previously served as the paper’s Washington correspondent, and presents Radio 4’s contemporary history programme, The Long View.

The most successful male thriller writer in the UK today, Sam Bourne’s first novel The Righteous Men was a Richard and Judy Summer Read in 2006 and a No. 1 bestseller, selling over 600,000 copies in paperback. His three subsequent novels, The Last Testament, The Final Reckoning and The Chosen One have all been Sunday Times Top Five bestsellers.

Author photograph © Eamonn McCabe 2011

If you like Sam Bourne you might also like to read books by John le Carre, Robert Harris and Alan Furst.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Sam Bourne

Pantheon by Sam Bourne
Pantheon
Sam Bourne
A truth unearthed by Jonathan Freedland, who writes under the pseudonym Sam Bourne, is the idea at the centre of this explosive WW2 thriller. While we thought we were fighting a morally repugnant enemy who believed in the ‘master race’...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/07/2012
Pantheon by Sam Bourne
Pantheon
Sam Bourne
February 2012 Book of the Month. A truth unearthed by Jonathan Freedland, who writes under the pseudonym Sam Bourne, is the idea at the centre of this explosive WW2 thriller. While we...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/02/2012
The Righteous Men by Sam Bourne
The Righteous Men
Sam Bourne
Reviewed on Richard & Judy on 12th July 2006.This is a real high-concept thriller in the making and I’m told the pseudonym of a journalist writing for the Guardian. Extremism, dead bodies, coded and cryptic messages, kidnap and perhaps even...
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 03/07/2006
The Righteous Men by Sam Bourne
The Righteous Men
Sam Bourne
This is a real high-concept thriller in the making and Iâm told the pseudonym of a journalist writing for the Guardian. Extremism, dead bodies, coded and cryptic messages, kidnap and perhaps even a religious conspiracy provide for a brilliantly plotted...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2006

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