Monthly Archives: December 2016

Smiley’s People


Title:                      Smiley’s People Author:                John le Carré Le Carré, John (1980). Smiley’s People. New York: Knopf LCCN:    79002299 PZ4.L4526 Sn 1980 Subjects Smiley, George (Fictitious character)–Fiction. Date Posted:      December 30, 2016 Review by Michael Wood[1] For anyone who is tired … Continue reading

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The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo


Title:                      The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo Author:                Stieg Larsson Larsson, Stieg (2008). The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo. London: MacLehose Press LCCN:    2008411003 PT9876.22.A6933 M3613 2008b Subjects Missing persons–Fiction. Rich people–Fiction. Corruption–Fiction. Stockholm (Sweden)–Fiction. Notes Originally published as: … Continue reading

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The Fall of a Titan


Title:                      The Fall of a Titan Author:                  Igor Gouzenko Gouzenko, Igor (1954). The Fall of a Titan. New York, Norton LCCN:    54010351 PZ4.G719 Fal Date Posted:      December 30, 2016 KIRKUS REVIEW[1] This has a double claim to special notice, … Continue reading

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Agent in Place


Title:      Agent in Place Author: Helen MacInnes MacInnes, Helen (2013). Agent in Place. London: Titan Books LCCN:    2014469887 PS3525.A24573 A74 2013 Date Posted: December 30, 2016 I have not previously used another blogger’s reviews. This review is from a … Continue reading

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The Ninth Man


Title:                      The Ninth Man Author:                 John Lee Lee, John (1976). The Ninth Man. Garden City, NY: Doubleday LCCN:    75014989 PZ4.L4782 Ni Subjects World War, 1939-1945–Secret service–Fiction. World War, 1939-1945–Germany–Fiction. Germany–Fiction. Date Posted:      December 19, 2016 KIRKUS REVIEW[1] A flashy … Continue reading

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The Secret Road


Title:                      The Secret Road Author:                  Bruce Lancaster Lancaster, Bruce (1952). The Secret Road. Boston, Little, Brown LCCN:    52006785 The Secret Road Notes “An Atlantic Monthly Press book.” Date Posted:      December 16, 2016 KIRKUS REVIEW[1] The story of a war … Continue reading

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The Association of Small Bombs


Title:                      The Association of Small Bombs Author:                 Karan Mahajan Mahajan, Karan (2016). The Association of Small Bombs. New York, New York: Viking LCCN:    2016479815 PS3613.A34925 A93 2016 Summary After witnessing his two friends killed by a “small” bomb that … Continue reading

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