Book Review Of The Day – House of Spies

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The Whaleoil Book Club is something that we are going to do on a semi regular basis. It is a compilation of recommended books from readers which have been asked for in the comments section of the General Debate and Back Chat posts. This holiday season we are going to review one book per day so that it gives people a chance to do their own research on the books and authors by using the links provided and not miss out by being bombarded by a whole lot at once. You will be able to navigate to the previous reviews as we progress.The purpose is to share with others sources of information and/or entertainment to aid with relaxing as people take some time off work.  

Each book is set out in its own paragraph in the format of Title, author and a commenters own blurb.

This suggestion came from Sally.


House of Spies

By Daniel Silva

Sally said: “The latest book book by Silva featuring Gabriel Allon, an Israeli spymaster. The spy agencies of the UK, France, USA and Israeli combine to track down terrorist who wrecked havoc in London. This story could easily be as close to reality as it gets.”

Amazon said: “Four months after the deadliest attack on the American homeland since 9/11, terrorists leave a trail of carnage through London’s glittering West End. The attack is a brilliant feat of planning and secrecy, but with one loose thread. .”



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