"When I say Ted Allbeury knows where the bodies are buried I mean it literally" - Len Deighton
Defectors come in two sorts: One is the plain dealer with a story to sell and the other is the false flag job.
Hoggart and Fletcher are MI6 defector graders who are set to work on two very different Russians telling remarkably similar stories.
But unless both defectors are lying, the KGB have someone placed hazardously high in the echelons of MI6...
Ted Allbeury was a lieutenant-colonel in the Intelligence Corps during World War II, and later a successful executive in the fields of marketing, advertising and radio. He began his writing career in the early 1970s and became well known for his espionage novels, but also published one highly-praised general novel, THE CHOICE, and a short story collection, OTHER KINDS OF TREASON. His novels have been published in twenty-three languages, including Russian. He died on 4th December 2005.
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