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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Author: John Le Carre
$24.99(NZD)  inc GST
Description

The enduring novel by one of our greatest storytellers.George Smiley, who is a troubled man of infinite compassion, is also a single-mindedly ruthless adversary as a spy.The scene which he enters is a Cold War landscape of moles and lamplighters, scalp-hunters and pavement artists, where men are turned, burned or bought for stock. Smiley's mission is to catch a Moscow Centre mole burrowed thirty years deep into the Circus itself.

Reviews

'John le Carre is the great master of the spy story . . . the constant flow of emotion lifts him above most novelists now practising.' * Financial Times * 'A stunning story' * Wall Street Journal * 'A great thriller, the best le Carre has written' * Spectator *

Author description

John le Carre was born in 1931. His third novel, THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD, secured him a wide reputation which was consolidated by the acclaim for his trilogy TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY, THE HONOURABLE SCHOOLBOY and SMILEY'S PEOPLE. His other novels include THE CONSTANT GARDENER, A MOST WANTED MAN and OUR KIND OF TRAITOR.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781473674134
  • : Hodder & Stoughton General Division
  • : Sceptre
  • : August 2017
  • : 195mm X 125mm X 30mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : July 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 813
  • : 432
  • : John Le Carre