JamesBeaconsfield, United Kingdom
Member Since 2006
"Changed the Reader!"
A brilliant series. My only gripe is that they switched readers for the second half of the series and he pronounces all of the character names differently which jars as he reads: Servillia becomes Serwillia; Octavian becomes Octarwian.
George Smiley is middle-aged, podgy and disillusioned. He is also a senior officer in the Circus -- the British Secret Service organisation. But a Moscow mole has infiltrated the Circus and it's likely that the perpetrator is Karla -- Smiley's old adversary. When a member of the Cabinet offers Smiley the job to 'clean the stables, do whatever is necessary', a long and bitter battle of wits ensues.
Tony Freeman rescued Mersiha when she was fighting for her life in war-torn Yugoslavia. Now she is adopted his daughter and the past is past… or so it seems. When Mersiha discovers that Freeman's company is subject to a sinister takeover bid, she decides to help. The consequences of her actions are lethal -- for Mersiha has unearthed a conspiracy of terrifying proportions...