Review: Dead Letter Drop – Peter James

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, meh!


If it’s 2015, it must be time for – Book of the Year 2014!

I thought I'd actually wait until the year was over (2014, just in case you...) before putting my heads together and seeing what I'd read that was worthy of The Speesh Golden Bookmark* for best book/read I read in 2014. As usual, I don't seem to have read any of other places' 'Books of the Year.' Partly …

Review: Twinkle, Twinkle Little Spy

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Spy by Len Deighton My rating: 3 of 5 stars "There's often a world of difference between what things mean, and what they are supposed to mean." This is only going to be a short one (“phew!”), as even though it was by the (otherwise) great Len Deighton, it really didn’t connect …

Review: The Whitehall Mandarin

Couldn't have been more impressed if it had fallen off the shelf onto my toe!

Review: Ratlines

Don't judge a book by its title

Review: Song of Treason

A Wizard A True Star

Review: SS-GB

Leonardo da Deighton.

Review: Silesian Station

It's what they aren't, that makes them what they are.

Top Five Books of the year – so far

My fabulous five of the year so far

Review: Xpd

Close, but cigar not in close enough proximity.