Jonathan Freedland(2023)

Jonathan Freedland is a Guardian columnist and presenter of BBC Radio 4’s contemporary history series, The Long View, and two podcasts, Politics Weekly America for The Guardian and Unholy, alongside the Israeli journalist Yonit Levi. He is a past winner of an Orwell Prize for journalism and the author of twelve books, the latest being The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World, hailed by Sir Antony Beevor as “an immediate classic of Holocaust literature”. He has written nine thrillers, chiefly as Sam Bourne, including The Righteous Men, which was a Sunday Times number-one bestseller.