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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

A George Smiley Novel

John le Carré

From the New York Times bestselling author of A Legacy of Spies. John le Carré's new novel, Agent Running in the Field, is coming October 2019.The man he knew as "Control" is dead, and the young Turks who forced him out now run the Circus. But George Smiley isn't quite ready for retirement--especially when a pretty, would-be defector surfaces with ...
Publish Date
March 31
First Published in 1974
Goodreads rating
I would read at least through Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.      source
Apr 10, 2021
I just finished reading Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, watching Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, and watching the other Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, a completely enjoyable experience, so this is my thing now. There's no kill like overkill.      source
Dec 14, 2020
@catazog I hope NPR does a story answering this q this week! I think The Spy Who Came In From The Cold is a great starting point. His first big book, and it moves at a faster pace than some of the others. If you like that, move on to Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, or A Legacy of Spies.      source
Dec 13, 2020
Tinker, Taylor, Soldier, Spy and the Spy Who Came In from the Cold. India in the 70's these John Le Carré books fascinated us. Sad to hear of his passing @sarahlyall      source