The fourth book in the November Man series, the inspiration behind the forthcoming film starring Pierce Brosnan.
There wasn't much that Tartakoff could offer Devereaux by way of paying for his
passage to the West. There were a lot of risks in bringing over KGB defectors
and the Russian was nothing special. Then he said he could get Thomas Crohan
out as well. Devereaux passed the name onto Washington. The silence was deafening.
Privately, the CIA was throwing a fit.
Thomas Crohan has officially been dead for forty years, and the big boys from Intelligence
on both sides of the Atlantic (and behind the Iron Curtain) are determined that he will stay
that way. Even if it means wiping out anyone who could prove otherwise.
And that, of course, includes Devereaux...
America's best spy novelist - Ed McBain
Mr. Granger has combined Ian Fleming, John Le Carre and Trevanian in a heady mix - New York Times Book Review
A novelist of superb talent who has mastered the genre - Chicago Sun-Times
Everything a spy thriller needs - suspense, black humour and ambiguity right to the end - Publishers Weekly