Mick Herron
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Mick Herron

Mick Herron’s first Jackson Lamb novel, Slow Horses, was described as the ‘most enjoyable British spy novel in years’ by the Mail on Sunday and picked as one of the best twenty spy novels of all time’ by the Daily Telegraph. The second, Dead Lions, won the 2013 CWA Goldsboro Gold Dagger. The third, Real Tigers, was shortlisted for the Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year, and both the CWA Goldsboro Gold Dagger and the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger. The fourth, Spook Street, was shortlisted for the Gold Dagger and won the Steel Dagger. London Rules is the fifth. Mick Herron was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, and now lives in Oxford.

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    • Joe Country

    • Jackson Lamb Thriller, Book 6
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 185
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 174
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 174

    In Slough House memories are stirring, all of them bad....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A little disappointed...

    • By ThePuss on 30-06-19

    Regular price: £21.99

    • Slow Horses

    • Slough House, Book 1
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,197
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,120
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,118

    Slough House is Jackson Lamb’s kingdom; a dumping ground for members of the intelligence service who’ve screwed up....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • More Smiley than Pilgrim

    • By Robert on 17-08-17

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Dead Lions

    • Slough House, Book 2
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Seán Barrett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 698
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 646
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 638

    London’s Slough House is where disgraced MI5 spies go to while away what’s left of their washed-up careers....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A small beginning to get to the bigger picture

    • By Rogayah on 03-11-16

    Regular price: £15.09

    • Real Tigers

    • Slough House, Book 3
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Seán Barrett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 664
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 624
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 622

    London's Slough House is where disgraced MI5 operatives are reassigned to spend the rest of their spy careers pushing paper....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Undiluted enjoyment

    • By Earnest on 10-03-16

    Regular price: £20.69

    • London Rules

    • Slough House, Book 5
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 585
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 554
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 552

    London rules might not be written down, but everyone knows rule one. Cover your arse. Regent's Park's First Desk, Claude Whelan, is learning this the hard way....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping. Brilliantly entertaining.

    • By Belinda on 09-02-18

    Regular price: £21.99

    • Spook Street

    • Slough House, Book 4
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Seán Barrett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 687
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 645
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 642

    Twenty years retired, David Cartwright can still spot when the stoats are on his trail. And he's not as defenceless as they might think....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another scorcher

    • By K on 04-10-17

    Regular price: £20.69

    • The Drop

    • A Slough House Novella
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 2 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77

    Old spooks carry the memory of tradecraft in their bones, and when Solomon Dortmund sees an envelope being passed from one pair of hands to another in a Marylebone café, he knows he's witnessed more than an innocent encounter....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great writer and master storyteller

    • By Brian on 04-06-19

    Regular price: £16.99

    • The List

    • A Slough House Novella
    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Seán Barrett
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 192
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 176
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 174

    Dieter Hess, an aged spy, is dead, and John Bachelor, his MI5 handler, is in deep, deep trouble. Death has revealed that the deceased had been keeping a secret....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Mick herron and Sean Barrett a marriage made in heaven

    • By veronica on 27-07-17

    Regular price: £3.49

    • Nobody Walks

    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Seán Barrett
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 145
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 142

    Tom Bettany is working at a meat processing plant in France when he gets a voicemail telling him that his estranged 26-year-old son is dead.....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great to hear the Beginnings

    • By Earnest on 12-03-16

    Regular price: £17.89

    • Why We Die

    • By: Mick Herron
    • Narrated by: Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 11 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    When Tim Whitby checks into a hotel, he’s not intending to check out again....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic ficton!

    • By Tara on 05-02-11

    Regular price: £14.69

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