John le Carré
John le Carré was born in 1931 and attended the universities of Bern and Oxford. He taught at Eton and served briefly in British Intelligence during the Cold War. For more than fifty years he has lived by his pen. He divides his time between London and Cornwall.
is one of the world’s leading thriller writers. He was born in Coventry, raised in Birmingham and now lives in New York. It is said one of his novels featuring his hero Jack Reacher, is sold somewhere in the world every twenty seconds. His books consistently achieve the number one slot on bestseller lists around the world, and are published in over 100 territories. He is the recipient of many prizes, most recently the CWA’s Diamond Dagger for a writer of an outstanding body of crime fiction.
E.O. Chirovici was born in Transylvania to a Romanian-Hungarian-German family. He made his literary debut with a collection of short stories and his first novel, The Massacre, sold over 100,000 copies in the Romanian language. He spent many years running a prestigious newspaper, and later a major TV station. He has been writing full-time since 2013 and currently lives in Brussels.