Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice
By Bill Browder
It was by complete coincidence that I picked up “Red Notice” a few weeks ago, just before Russian President Vladimir Putin invoked Bill Browder’s name at the Helsinki summit. Putin offered to allow U.S. investigators to interview 12 Russians indicted by the Mueller investigation in exchange for giving Russia access to Browder. (That Browder is now a U.K. citizen seemed to affect Putin’s request very little.) Truth be told, I have never had a book recommended to me so many times by such a politically diverse group – from an old friend back home in the solidly red hinterlands of Georgia, to a new friend I met at a conference two years ago in Orlando, to my aunt and uncle in the solidly blue stronghold of San Francisco. But now, it’s easy to see why they did.
Browder’s story is extremely compelling, and this book is a page turner, one that will take a devoted reader onl