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A Murder of Quality - John le Carré
A Murder of Quality
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3.50 5
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780141196374 (0141196378)
Publisher: Penguin
Pages no: 192
Edition language: English
Series: George Smiley (#2)
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Chris' Fish Place
Chris' Fish Place rated it
3.0 Hmmm, one wonders about that blame thing
George Smilely solves a murder. Cynical but in this format, an easy whodonit. Most enjoyable aspect was the interactions with the detective.
Raging Biblioholism
Raging Biblioholism rated it
3.0 A Murder of Quality: A George Smiley Novel
Smiley without espionage?! It's actually not too bad as mystery novels go - and there's some interesting light shed on Smiley the man here, things that color the later novels (or at least retrospectively) a bit more. But if you look at it as a Smiley diversion, it's only moderately entertaining - a...
rameau's ramblings
rameau's ramblings rated it
3.0 Paholaisen siivet
Reading this after having read Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy is like reading a fanfiction for a book I loved. The main character is the same--maybe more thoroughly explained and explored--the style is similar, though not quite as crisp, and the mystery is there. From the beginning it comes clear who ...
jemidar
jemidar rated it
4.0 Murder of Quality
This is more murder mystery than spy thriller but still wonderful as only John le Carre can be.
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