Matt Rees

Matt Rees is an award-winning novelist, author of four mysteries about Palestinian sleuth Omar Yussef and of best-selling crime novels, published in 25 languages. His first novel won the UK Crime Writers’ Association New Blood Dagger.

The Ambassador
Award-winning crime writer Matt Rees teamed up with the late Yehuda Avner, adviser to Israeli Prime Ministers Yitzhak Rabin and Menachem Begin, to write The Ambassador, an ‘alternative’ historical novel set in Nazi Germany. What if Israel had been founded before the Holocaust? Might its existence have changed the course of European history? Journalist Jenni Frazer moderates.