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The Spanish Game

A Novel

Alec Milius (Volume 2)

Author: Charles Cumming

The Spanish Game

The Spanish Game

$11.99

About This Book

"The best of the new generation of British spy writers taking over where le Carre and Deighton left off." -- Observer (London) on The Spanish Game

"The serpentine twists...

Page Count
352
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On Sale
02/22/2010

Book Details

"The best of the new generation of British spy writers taking over where le Carre and Deighton left off." -- Observer (London) on The Spanish Game

"The serpentine twists and the unflaggingly realistic suspense leave you breathless, but spellbound." -- Daily Mail (London) on The Spanish Game

"Tautly written, cleverly plotted...reminded me strongly of the early books of John le Carre." -- Robert Harris, author of The Ghost, on A Spy by Nature

Six years ago, Alec Milius was released by MI6 after a disasterous operation. His world shattered, Milius has been living in Madrid, attempting to put his former life as a spy behind him, and quitely rebuild his life. But all his plans come crashing down when the head of a separatist movement goes missing, and Milius is lured back into the world of espionage, the brutal world of lies and desperation. This time, though, Milius is forced to work alone - with no back-up, no support, and no one to save him should something go wrong.

And in an operation like this, something is certain to go wrong. Horribly wrong.

Imprint Publisher

St. Martin's Press

ISBN

9781429951548

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In The News

“This is spy fiction of the highest order; Cumming deserves to be ranked with the best of the genre's practitioners.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“A convincing character study of an imperfect spy...engrossing.” —Daily Telegraph (London)

“A cracking good spy thriller...the serpentine twists and unflaggingly realistic suspense leave you breathless, but spellbound.” —Daily Mail (London)

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The Spanish Game

The Spanish Game

$11.99