You always judge a book by its cover
"The threat of a catastrophic terrorist attack looms over Britain."
"Richard Hannay," I kept telling myself, "you have got into the wrong ditch, my friend, and you had better climb out."
"Kerr's Bernie Gunther books are modern classics" - Simon Sebag Montefiore
They came, they saw, they pillaged
His son became the President of Ireland
An epic rendition of the imperial experience in India, and perhaps his greatest long work
Splendidly impressive, confident, and rich in incident and historical detail
"a magnificent world built on brutality and political games, where no one os safe from retribution"
Testing! One, two! One, two!