John le Carré 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: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Honorable Schoolboy; and Smiley’s People. His novels include The Constant Gardner, The Little Drummer Girl, A Perfect Spy, The Russia House, Our Game, The Tailor of Panama, and Single & Single. He lives in Cornwall, United Kingdom.
spy fiction, thriller; espionage; MI6; spies; Smiley; David Cornwell; spycraft; Philip Seymour Hoffman; Anton Corbin; Robin Wright; Rachel McAdams; Willem Dafoe; war on terror; radican Islam; Hamburg; terrorism; 9/11; surveillance; international thriller
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