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AGENT RUNNING IN THE FIELD

Le Carré John

Oprawa:
TWARDA

Wydawca:
Penguin Books Ltd

Data premiery:
2019-10-17

ISBN:
9780241401231

105,00 PLN
Wysyłamy w 21 dni

Opis produktu

John le Carrę was born in 1931 and attended the universities of Bern and Oxford. He taught at Eton and served briefly in British Intelligence during the Cold War. For more than fifty years he has lived by his pen. He divides his time between London and Cornwall.A fine piece of storytelling. It is a neat compact slowburning tale with just the right amount of twisting and turning and misdirection. Divided loyalties uncertain motives Russian agents bureaucratic infighting jaded spies tatty offices all of the things you want and expect from a highquality le Carrę thriller are hereA very classy entertainment about political ideals and deception . . . laced with fury at the senseless vandalism of Brexit and of Trump. Le Carrę is the master of the spy genre.Le Carrę delivers a tale for our times replete with the classic seasoning of betrayal secret state shenanigans and sadeyed human frailty all baked into an ovenhot contemporary thriller . . . Agent Running in the Field is right on the money in psychology as much as politics a demonstration of the British spy thriller at its unputdownable bestAs ingeniously structured as any of le Carręs fiction skilfully misdirecting the reader for much of the timeA masterpieceMaster of the gameLe Carręs troubled new protagonist is developed with the authors customary skill . . . an impeccable piece of writingNo other writer has charted pitilessly for politicians but thrillingly for readers the public and secret histories of his timesThe master is back on form in this tale of Russian subterfuge and a middleaged spy s suspicious badminton partnerA rich beautifully written book studded with surprises. Narrative is a black art and Le Carrę is its grandmasterThe master espionage novelist takes on Brexit and Trump in this tense and chilling portrait of todayWonderful . . . sophisticated entertainment from an author who at 88 remains sharper than most of usJohn le Carrę is as recognisable a writer as Dickens or AustenA banguptodate investigation of some of the big issues of our timeLe Carrę demonstrates once again his sublime elegance as a writer and his delicate touch when portraying human failings in the shadowy world of espionage . . . subtle wry and seamless its an utter joy from first page to lastA literary master for a generationBlisteringly contemporary . . . Each new book from le Carrę is refreshingly different and uniquely compellingOne of those writers who will be read a century from nowAstute stateofthenation commentaryClassic unmistakeable le Carrę . . . it has the added bonus of some wonderfully vitriolic rantsThe master of the espionage novel returns with a perfectly nuanced story of a spy on the scrapheap at the age of 47 and uncertain who to trust in the world of Brexit and divided loyaltiesTHE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERLe Carrę delivers a tale for our times . . . a demonstration of the British spy thriller at its unputdownable best Robert McCrum Observer________________________________Nat a 47 y

Data Publikacji: 2019-10-17
Wymiary: 240 mm 162 mm 29 mm 576 gr

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