Birth of an Assassin by Rik Stone

Birth of an Assassin by Rik Stone

Birth of an Assassin is the debut novel by the author Rik Stone. I received a copy to read and review as part of a book tour. I do love books with assassins, and I even had an idea of what the book would be – how an assassin is made, due what circumstances he becomes one. The story takes place in Russia – in Moscow back in 1947, just after WWII is over. The main character is a very young Jewish guy called Jez Cornfield, only 15 years old, who wants to become a solder in the Red Army, but […] Read more »