We talk Mick Herron, Ian Fleming, Len Deighton, John Le Carre and many more on Dead Drop 5 Today we launch a new series for Spybrary, it is called DEAD DROP 5. Today’s guest is deep under cover, behind the wall embedded in Communist East Berlin, he has asked his SIS handler to stash 5 of his favorite spy books in their dead drop location in the Friedrichshain park. David Craggs has … [Read more...] about 23: From Modesty Blaise to Mick Herron on Dead Drop 5
We talk all about the British Cult Classic TV show 'The Prisoner' starting Patrick McGoohan on today's Spybrary Spy Podcast Today we are going to do something a little different. As regular listeners know the reason I cannot put out a weekly show is that I insist on reading the book of a guest before we chat. I think it makes for a much better conversation, after all this is podcasting not … [Read more...] about 22: What exactly is ‘The Prisoner’ all about?
The Bureau (French Spy Thriller) review Author Jeremy Duns shares his thoughts on the highly acclaimed French Spy Thriller TV series The Bureau. 'The Bureau (original title: Le Bureau des légendes) is a French political thriller television series created by Éric Rochant and produced by Canal+, which revolves around the lives of agents of the DGSE (General Directorate of … [Read more...] about 21: The Bureau Review with Jeremy Duns
Into the Shadows - The Fever with Michael Brady Lt Col Michael Brady was an intelligence officer for over 20 years. Find out more about his first spy novel 'Into the Shadows' on the Spybrary Podcast with Host Shane Whaley. Today we talk to debut author Michael Brady about his spy book Into the Shadows: This is the story of Michael Brennan, a career CIA non-official cover (NOC) … [Read more...] about 20: Go Into the Shadows with Michael Brady
Legacy of Spies Podcast Round Table September 7th saw the publication of the latest John Le Carre novel 'A Legacy of Spies.' Is it any good? Does the master still have it? What do some of his most ardent fans think? Today’s podcast is a round table episode, Spybrary Host Shane Whaley is joined by Double O Sections’ Matthew Bradford and Spywrite’s Jeff Quest, two of the … [Read more...] about 18: A Legacy of Spies -John Le Carre review