John Le Carré
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John Le Carré

John le Carré was born in 1931. His third novel, THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD, secured him a wide reputation which was consolidated by the acclaim for his trilogy TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY, THE HONOURABLE SCHOOLBOY and SMILEY'S PEOPLE. His other novels include THE CONSTANT GARDENER, A MOST WANTED MAN and OUR KIND OF TRAITOR.

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    • The Complete George Smiley Radio Dramas

    • BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: full cast, Simon Russell Beale
    • Length: 18 hrs and 59 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,534
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,386
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,377

    The complete collection of acclaimed BBC Radio dramas based on John le Carre's best-selling novels, starring Simon Russell Beale as George Smiley....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent series

    • By Chill on 29-06-16

    Regular price: £31.99

    • Single & Single

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 12 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 236
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 193
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 192

    A corporate lawyer from the House of Single & Single is shot dead on a Turkish hillside for crimes that he does not understand...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfect voice for the master's stories

    • By Peter on 21-06-11

    Regular price: £31.49

    • A Perfect Spy

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 20 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 569
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 488
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 486

    Magnus Pym, counsellor at the British Embassy in Vienna, has suddenly vanished, believed defected....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating insight into the mind of a spy

    • By Mr on 13-04-13

    Regular price: £21.99

    • The Russia House

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Jayston
    • Length: 13 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 340
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 283

    It is the third summer of perestroika. Niki Landau, philanderer and travelling rep, attends the first Moscow audio fair and is asked by beautiful young Katya to take a parcel back to England....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfect voice for the master's stories

    • By Peter on 21-06-11

    Regular price: £31.49

    • A Perfect Spy (Dramatised)

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: James Fox, Harriet Walter, Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 3 hrs and 57 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 205
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 175
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 175

    A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of the bestselling novel by John le Carré, starring James Fox, Harriet Walter and Julian Rhind-Tutt....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Production.

    • By POS on 01-04-15

    Regular price: £14.00

    • A Perfect Spy

    • BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Michael Maloney, Bill Paterson, Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    'Love is whatever you can still betray. Betrayal can only happen if you love.' So says Magnus Pym, the spy of the title; and he has betrayed a lot in his life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An excellent follow-up (or should that be prequel) to the 'Smiley' series.

    • By Rufus on 29-08-17

    Regular price: £11.99

    • A Perfect Spy (Abridged)

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: John le Carré
    • Length: 5 hrs and 56 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Magnus Pym, ranking diplomat, has vanished, believed defected. The chase is on: for a missing husband, a devoted father, and a secret agent....

    Regular price: £24.49

    • Smiley's People (Abridged)

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: John le Carré
    • Length: 2 hrs and 45 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    The phone call that dragged George Smiley, acting Chief of the Circus, from his bed was a plea to return to active service. But only to bury the case, not to solve it....

    Regular price: £24.49

    • Call for the Dead (Abridged)

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: John le Carré
    • Length: 2 hrs and 14 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    George Smiley had liked the man, and now the man was dead. Suicide. But why?....

    Regular price: £24.49

    • The Honourable Schoolboy (Dramatised)

    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Simon Russell Beale
    • Length: 2 hrs and 51 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    George Smiley has become acting chief of the Circus, but the credibility of the British Secret Service has been shattered. Smiley's adversary is Karla, the Soviet officer who masterminded the Circus's ruin....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Honourable Schoolboy

    • By Mike on 26-03-11

    Regular price: £12.00

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