Polar: Came from the Cold by Víctor Santos

Title: Polar. Story-arc: Came from the Cold. Volume: 1. Writer(s): Víctor Santos. Illustrator(s): Víctor Santos. Colourist(s): Víctor Santos. Letterer(s): Víctor Santos. Publisher: Dark Horse Comics. Format: Hardcover. Release Date: November 26th 2013. Pages: 160. Genre(s): Comics, Mystery, Spy. ISBN13: 9781616552329. My Overall Rating: ★★★☆☆. The mere thought of being involved in an organization where you're sworn to secrecy can be quite scary today when you know … Continue reading Polar: Came from the Cold by Víctor Santos

The Rook by Daniel O’Malley | Buddy-Read

Title: The Rook. Series: The Checquy Files #1. Writer(s): Daniel O'Malley. Publisher: Back Bay Books. Format: Paperback. Release Date: October 16th 2012 (first published January 11th 2012). Pages: 486. Genre(s): Urban Fantasy & Mystery. ISBN13:  9780316098809. My Overall Rating: ★★★★☆. To shake things up a little bit, I've attempted a buddy-read with a fellow blogger for the first time in my life … Continue reading The Rook by Daniel O’Malley | Buddy-Read

Summerland by Hannu Rajaniemi

Title: Summerland Series: No Author(s): Hannu Rajaniemi Publisher: Tor Books Format: ARC Release Date: June 26th 2018 Pages: 480 Genre(s): Science Fiction, Espionage ISBN13: 9781250178923 My Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ There's always something intimately satisfying in picking up a book that jolts your mind with refreshing ideas that only seemed inconceivable at first. Author of the critically-acclaimed Jean … Continue reading Summerland by Hannu Rajaniemi

Traitor by Jonathan de Shalit

Title: Traitor Series: No Author(s): Jonathan de Shalit Publisher: Atria / Emily Bestler Books Format: ARC Release Date: January 30th 2018 Pages: 320 Genre(s): Spy Thriller ISBN13: 9781501170485 The odds that you've read about this author's life are pretty slim. I'd probably even say impossible. Jonathan de Shalit is nothing more than the pseudonym of … Continue reading Traitor by Jonathan de Shalit

A Legacy of Spies by John Le Carré

“It's over. I've fought to the last lie. I'm dead and I'm out of ammunition.” — John Le Carré, A Legacy of Spies     One of the godfathers of spy thrillers returns to the battlefield with A Legacy of Spies. It's hard to ignore the legacy of John Le Carré himself when brought to reflect … Continue reading A Legacy of Spies by John Le Carré