John le Carre


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Noun1.John le Carre - English writer of novels of espionage (born in 1931)
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Penguin Random House UK, part of trade publisher Penguin Random House, revealed on Wednesday that John le Carre will narrate the audiobook version of his new novel titled Agent Running in the Field.
The Little Drummer Girl BBC1, 9pm The Night Manager - based on the best-selling spy novel by John le Carre - was one of the biggest TV success stories of recent years.
The Night Manager - based on a John le Carre spy novel - was one of the biggest hits of recent years, pulling in more than six million viewers.
BIRTHDAYS: John Le Carre (David Cornwell), author, 87; Sir Michael Gambon, actor, 78; John Lithgow, actor, 73; Sam Allardyce, football manager and pundit, 64; Evander Holyfield, former boxer, 56; Sinitta, actress and singer, 50; Pras Michel, R&B singer/producer, 46.
Adapted from John Le Carre's 2010 novel, Our Kind of Traitor is a serpentine thriller, which never turns up the heat sufficiently on McGregor and Harris' do-gooders, but still simmers pleasantly.
The literary biographer Adam Sisman has also published a life titled John le Carre: The Biography.
A LEGACY OF SPIES, JOHN LE CARRE, 9780241308547 (VIKING) BD9.700 for Gulf Weekly Book Club members
Summary: In his 24th novel, John le Carre's brings his most famous character in from the cold
JOHN Le Carre will share the secrets behind the creation of his most beloved character next week - and the whole event can be seen live at The Ucheldre Centre in Holyhead.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 29 August 2017: John le Carre's iconic cold war spymaster will return after a 25 year absence.
BASED on John Le Carre's novel, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (tonight, Channel 4, 11.35pm) centres on the deputy to the head of British intelligence who is forced into retirement after an operation ends in disaster.