Spybrary at Spy Con 2018 On Episode 39, Spybrary Spy Podcast host Shane Whaley brings you interviews from the inaugural Spy Con. (For more information on the Spybrary Shelf of Fame Vote see links mentioned below and here.) Shane caught up with former Spybrary Podcast guests Lt Col Michael Brady (author of Into the Shadows) and Matthew Kresal. He also got to … [Read more...] about 39: Spy Con 2018 Field Report
Of course, episode 007 of the Spybrary Spy Podcast with Shane Whaley had to feature the one and only James Bond. Rather than focus on the movies, Shane decided to chat more about the wonderful books of Ian Fleming and the literary James Bond. We sought out the man behind the Artistic Licence Renewed website to find out more You can listen to that episode of Spybrary here with ALR's Tom … [Read more...] about Tom from Artistic Licence Renewed -Quick Fire on Spybrary
Joyce Wayne - Last Night of the World And now for something completely different. A spy story that is not set in Berlin, DC, London or Moscow but in Ottawa, Canada of all places. On Episode 38 of the Spybrary Spy Podcast author Joyce Wayne reveals more about her novel based on true events and real people 'Last Night of the World'. Spy Book Description 'On a hot Ottawa night in … [Read more...] about 38: Soviet Spies in Canada – Joyce Wayne
Episode 6 – Matthew Bradford Matthew Bradford aka 'Tanner' the man behind the Double O Section joined us on Spybrary to talk all about John le Carre's first novel 'Call for the Dead.' Matthew is one of the most knowledgeable I know when it comes to spy books, movies and tv. So we were very grateful that he came on to the Spybrary podcast and is a frequent contributor at our … [Read more...] about Matthew Bradford – Quick Fire on Spybrary
Jeffrey Westhoff journalist and author of The Boy Who Knew Too Much joined us on Episode 2 of the Spybrary Spy Podcast. Here are the answers to his quick fire questions. Episode 2 - Jeffrey Westhoff Favourite Spy Novel? From Russia With Love Favourite Spy movie? Charade (1963) Favourite Spy? James Bond Favourite 007 movie? On Her Majesty's Secret Service Favourite 007 … [Read more...] about Jeffrey Westhoff – Quick Fire Round
Rob Mallows from the Deighton Dossier website joined us on Episode 1 of the Spybrary Spy Podcast. Here are the answers to his quick fire questions. Episode 1 - Rob Mallows Favourite Spy Novel? Berlin Game Favourite Spy movie? Deutschland 83 Favourite Spy? Bernard Sampson Favourite 007 movie? Casino Royale (2006) Favourite 007 actor? Daniel … [Read more...] about Rob Mallows from the Deighton Dossier!
William Boyd's Restless Reviewed on the Spybrary Podcast On Episode 31, Professor Penny Fielding of Edinburgh University (and organiser of Edinburgh spy week) told Spybrary listeners that she felt the spy novel with the most convincing female characters is Restless by William Boyd. Spybrary podcast listener Clarissa Aykroyd has some well documented issues on the … [Read more...] about 37: Restless by William Boyd Review