Spook Country

Spook Country

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What happens when old spies come out to play one last game?In New York a young Cuban called Tito is passing iPods to a mysterious old man. Such activities do not go unnoticed, however, in these early days of the War on Terror and across the city an ex-military man named Brown is tracking Tito's movements. Meanwhile in LA, journalist Hollis Henry is on the trail of Bobby Chombo, who appears to know too much about military systems for his own good. With Bobby missing and the trail cold, Hollis digs deeper and is drawn into the final moves of a chilling game played out by men with old scores to settle ...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 23mm | 256g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 014101671X
  • 9780141016719
  • 234,814

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A cool, sophisticated thriller * Financial Times * Very entertaining * Independent on Sunday * Superb, brilliant. A compulsive and deeply intelligent literary thriller * New Statesman * A neat, up-to-the-minute spy thriller * Metro * The present needs Gibson more than ever * Dazed & Confused * Fascinating * Sunday Express * Fiction with an intensely modern feel. Above all, it's exciting * The London Paper * A brilliantly appointed world * Arena * I'd call the book brilliant and original if only I were certain I understood it * Literary Review * A cool, sophisticated thriller * Financial Times * Very entertaining * Independent on Sunday * Superb, brilliant. A compulsive and deeply intelligent literary thriller * New Statesman * A neat, up-to-the-minute spy thriller * Metro * The present needs Gibson more than ever * Dazed & Confused * Fascinating * Sunday Express * Fiction with an intensely modern feel. Above all, it's exciting * The London Paper * A brilliantly appointed world * Arena * I'd call the book brilliant and original if only I were certain I understood it * Literary Review *
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About William Gibson

William Gibson is the award-winning author of Pattern Recognition, Neuromancer, Count Zero, Mona Lisa Overdrive, The Difference Engine, Virtual Light, Idoru and All Tomorrow's Parties. He lives in Vancouver, Canada.
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16,787 ratings
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5 20% (3,425)
4 39% (6,474)
3 31% (5,168)
2 8% (1,385)
1 2% (335)
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