Slough House

John le Carré’s wild MI6 Christmas parties

13 February 2021 9:00 am

In the middle of December, for reasons I’m coming to, I woke early in a posh hotel. I lay semi-dozing…

The body count piles up in Mick Herron’s London Rules

24 February 2018 9:00 am

The well-written spy novel is not a hotly contested field. Le Carré, Fleming, Deighton, a few Greenes, and that’s largely…