Today we decode an extended brush pass transmission sent in by Jason King and a very special guest. Jason gives us the lowdown on Peter O'Donnell's Modesty Blaise Welcome to Spybrary. By spy fans for spy fans. With Shane Whaley. Shane dives into the mystery and intrigue of spy books and movies. Both fact and fiction, delivering reviews and interviews with authors, historians, … [Read more...] about Peter O’Donnell’s Modesty Blaise with Jason King (and Special Guest!) 114
On today's Spybrary Spy Podcast, spy fans talk about The Rhythm Section, a movie produced by EON (of James Bond fame) starring Blake Lively and Jude Law. Tune in and listen to Spybrarians Mike, Jon, Matthew and Chris who give you their assessment of The Rhythm Section. Spybrary Spy Podcast host Shane Whaley reads out comments from other Spybrarians (another epic reason to join our Spybrary … [Read more...] about The Rhythm Section with Blake Lively. What did Spybrary Listeners think of the movie? (113)
On today's Spybrary Spy Podcast, Jeff Quest of the legendary Spywrite interviews spy graphic novelist Antony Johnston. Antony Johnston is a bestselling writer and podcaster whose best-known espionage work is The Coldest City, the graphic novel that the movie ATOMIC BLONDE was based on. He has his second book in the Bridgette Sharp spy series, The Tempus Project, coming out at the end of May in … [Read more...] about Spy Graphic Novelist Antony Johnston chats with Jeff Quest (112)
Brush Pass with The Spy Command's Bill Koenig. The long-running U.S. panel show, To Tell The Truth, had a panel trying to determine who of three people had performed some feat or had some career, etc. At least four times, the show had people who worked in intelligence. One was John Le Carre. Others were Eric Ericsson, who posed as a traitor in World War II and wrote a book called The … [Read more...] about Brush Pass – To Tell The Truth, Game Show – Espionage edition (110)
Brush Pass report from our Norweigan desk covering the spy books of the late Anthony Price. Karl Gunnar øen shares his appreciation for the spy books of Anthony Price. He also gives us his recommendation of which of his spy novels should be your first if you are new to Price's work. Karl also reveals some of his favourite Anthony Price books. Brush Pass reviews are not literary … [Read more...] about The Spy Books of Anthony Price -Brush Pass (109)
On today's Spybrary Spy Podcast, we turn our attention to Spy TV and the British spy tv series The Sandbaggers starring Roy Marsden and created by Ian Mackintosh. We are joined by Spybrary Podcast listeners, Hannah Cooper, Jeffrey Westhoff, and Peter Newman. More About The Sandbaggers The Sandbaggers is a British spy drama television series about men and women on the front lines of the … [Read more...] about Spy TV -The Sandbaggers – Season One – Round Table (108)
Jeff Gelb pays tribute to Andy East, a friend of almost 40 years who passed away on Feb 12th.Andy East loved spy movies, tv, and books and wrote The Cold War File. Andy brought a lot of spy fiction knowledge to the Spybrary community and will be sadly missed by us all. Andy East RIP Talk more about spy books, spy movie and spy tv shows in our Spybrary discussion group Spybrary Facebook … [Read more...] about Jeff Gelb pays tribute to Andy East -Spybrarian and Cold War File author who has sadly passed away.