BOOK REVIEW: A new classic spy novel from
John le Carre
The Westmorland GazetteBOOK REVIEW: A new classic spy novel from John Le CarreThe Westmorland GazetteSpy novel supremo John Le Carre returns to some of his best-known characters in this terrific new book. Peter Guillam, formerly of the British Secret Service, has retired to a farmstead in France but is called back to London when accusations are made ...
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 9:13 am
Books: Stephen King, Jennifer Egan, Robert
Books: Stephen King, Jennifer Egan, Robert Harris, John Le Carre and Jennifer Lane reviewedNew Zealand HeraldBooks: Stephen King, Jennifer Egan, Robert Harris, John Le Carre and Jennifer Lane reviewed. 28 Oct, 2017 5:00am. 11 minutes to read. Stephen King and his son Owen King have released a new novel together. Photo: Christopher Lane/Times. NZ Herald.
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 9:00 am
John Le Carre's Latest Work Is a Coda to His
The WireJohn Le Carre's Latest Work Is a Coda to His Great Circus Novels ...The WireIn Legacy of Spies, the deeds of the past are weighed against the morality of the present. Unlike a few of John le Carre's books, which had clearly identifiable ...Le Carré, love and betrayal - LivemintLivemintall 2 news articles »
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 1:00 am
A Legacy of Spies: John Le Carre | Local
Valdosta Daily TimesA Legacy of Spies: John Le Carre | Local News | valdostadailytimes ...Valdosta Daily TimesMaster spy novelist John Le Carre is back and so is his most famous fictional master spy George Smiley.A Legacy of Spies by John Le Carré | ArtsHub AustraliaArtsHuball 2 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2017 | 6:07 am
John le Carré's 'A Legacy of Spies' Has
PopMattersJohn le Carré's 'A Legacy of Spies' Has that Old Dark MagicPopMattersIt's been about a quarter century since John le Carré appeared to wrap up his cycle of stories about the tantalizingly inscrutable spymaster George Smiley and his cabal of British spooks locked in mortal struggle with Moscow Centre. The Secret Pilgrim ...
Posted on 17 October 2017 | 6:44 am
'No Escape' amps the action and keeps the
John le Carre
“No Escape” stars Owen Wilson as an American businessman relocated to an unnamed Southeast Asian country with his family just as a bloody coup d’état erupts. Directed and co-written by John Erick Dowdle, the film is obviously meant to cash in on ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:24 am
Sean Connery’s birthday: 85 facts about
57: He played on the first golf course in the Soviet Union in 1989 while filming John Le Carre’s The Russia House. The Moscow City Club had nine fairways constructed around high-rise tenements. 58: He met Moroccan artist Micheline Roquebrune at a golf ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:47 pm
The top 25 secret agents in film
Unlike the movies adapted from the novels by John le Carre or Len Deighton, Bond deals with the seductive fantasy of spy craft rather than the mundane, soul-sapping reality. But therein lies Bond's almost universal appeal: 007's stock in trade may be death ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:10 pm
There is a special place for all the people in the world who love a well realised thriller. I’m speaking about those of us who adore something along the lines of a John Le Carré novel that has been translated into film, preferably in the style of Jean ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:42 pm
Book review: Mai Jia’s In the Dark shines
For a purveyor of crime and espionage fiction, it seems fitting that Mai Jia should be so difficult to sum up and pin down. Some critics have called him China’s answer to John le Carré. Others, in what is surely a backhanded compliment, hail him as ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:17 pm