Sunday Telegraph (U.K.) Vastly entertaining.
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This was a great book. I read it all the way through and didn't skip anything. It was marvelously opaque and the twist was hidden until the end.Published 8 days ago by Amazon Customer
Outstanding writing . Superb, and complex characters and plot.Published 9 days ago by Allan Schneider
Great introduction to George Smiley. This book makes it easy to see the George Smiley that appears in future books. If you like Le Carre, you will like this book!Published 1 month ago by John III
George Smiley, retired British spy, responds to a plea from a country girl that she fears her husband is about to kill her. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jim R.
Not one of Le Carre's better efforts--lacking in excitement.Published 3 months ago by Milo T. Spaulding
Very good mystery - would make Ms James very proud. If you are expecting a spy novel, perhaps best to leave this one. I enjoyed it thoroughly, but I prefer Mr. Read morePublished 5 months ago by J.R.
The whole novel is a set up for the last two pages.
To me a not typical le Carre's book : practically devoid of any action.