Book :: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
By: John le Carré
Pages: 379
Published: 1974
Genre(s): Mystery
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George Smiley’s deadly game is now a major motion picture starring Gary Oldman and Academy Award—winner Colin Firth “It’s the oldest question of all, George. Who can spy on the spies?” 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 desperate Russian woman defector surfaces with...

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my first le Carre! Loved it!!!!!

Apr 27th, 2018

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Feb 15th, 2014

The_Boy_Who_Never_Lived The_Boy_Who_Never_Lived

Loved the writing & most of the characters, but sadly it was all about a dull agency in England. I don't mind spy novels without any out-of-the-world thrills, in fact I quite like such spy stories, but like I said above this one was about an agency as dull as my old history teacher. Hope some of you would understand my point of view.

Sep 2nd, 2013

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy appears on these lists...

78th on 100 Greatest Novels of All Time by The Guardian

93rd on 100 Novels Everyone Should Read by Telegraph