John le Carré
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John le Carré

John le Carre was born in 1931. His third novel, The Spy Who Came in From the Cold, secured him a worldwide reputation, which was consolidated by the acclaim for his trilogy: Tinke, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Honorable Schoolboy, and Smiley's People. His novels include The Little Drummer Girl, A Perfect Spy, The Russia House, Our Game, The Taileor of Panama, and Single & Single. John le Carre lives in Cornwall.

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    • The Little Drummer Girl

    • A Novel
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 20 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 288
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 291

    On holiday in Mykonos, Charlie wants only sunny days and a brief escape from England's bourgeois dreariness. Then a handsome stranger lures the aspiring actress away from her pals....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terror is Theatre: Le Carré Awakens Anger & Love

    • By Darwin8u on 07-24-12

    Regular price: $42.00

    • The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

    • A George Smiley Novel, Book 3
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,491
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,363
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,359

    In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, Alec Leamas watches as his last agent is shot dead by East German sentries. For Leamas, the head of Berlin Station, the Cold War is over....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great novel, but not Smiley...

    • By Walter on 03-29-13

    Regular price: $24.50

    • A Legacy of Spies

    • A Novel
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Tom Hollander
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,609
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,481
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,471

    Peter Guillam, staunch colleague and disciple of George Smiley of the British Secret Service, is living out his old age on the family farmstead on the south coast of Brittany....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • All for England

    • By Darwin8u on 09-12-17

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

    • A George Smiley Novel
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 12 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,699
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,537
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,536

    The first novel in John le Carré's celebrated Karla trilogy, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy is a heart-stopping tale of international intrigue....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Le Carre remains the gold standard

    • By carl801 on 07-05-12

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Complete George Smiley Radio Dramas

    • BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: full cast, Simon Russell Beale
    • Length: 18 hrs and 59 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 465
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 432
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 430

    The complete collection of acclaimed BBC Radio dramas based on John le Carre's best-selling novels, starring Simon Russell Beale as George Smiley....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • good reading but can't navigate

    • By RB Vancouver on 01-07-17

    Regular price: $34.10

    • Call for the Dead

    • A George Smiley Novel
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 4 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,288
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,169
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,161

    George Smiley is no one's idea of a spy - which is perhaps why he's such a natural. But Smiley apparently made a mistake....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great Entry to le Carré

    • By Caroline on 08-06-13

    Regular price: $21.00

    • A Murder of Quality

    • A George Smiley Novel
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 4 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 571
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 502
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 502

    John le Carré's second novel, A Murder of Quality, offers an exquisite, satirical look at an elite private school as it chronicles the early development of George Smiley....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Short break from le Carre's brilliant spy œuvre

    • By Darwin8u on 10-12-12

    Regular price: $21.00

    • The Honourable Schoolboy

    • A George Smiley Novel
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 20 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 696
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 635
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 633

    As the fall of Saigon looms, master spy George Smiley must outmaneuver his Soviet counterpart on a battlefield that neither can afford to lose....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Conrad's Ghost Floats & Haunts this Sad Spy Novel

    • By Darwin8u on 07-27-12

    Regular price: $42.00

    • A Perfect Spy

    • A Novel
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 20 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 433
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 398
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 392

    Over the course of his seemingly irreproachable life, Magnus Pym has been all things to all people....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My favorite Le Carré story

    • By William E. Bemis on 03-30-16

    Regular price: $42.00

    • John le Carré Value Collection

    • Tailor of Panama, Our Game, and Night Manager
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: John le Carré
    • Length: 16 hrs and 6 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 253
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 219
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 220

    This collection is sure to please avid LeCarre fans and new listeners alike....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The only complaint is labels

    • By Felipe on 07-12-16

    Regular price: $27.93

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