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Mick Herron

Autor(a) de Slow Horses

30+ Works 7,896 Membros 460 Críticas 9 Favorited

About the Author

Mick Herron is a British author, born in Newcastle upon Tyne. He writes mystery and thriller novels and short stories. He is the author of Slow Horses, Dead Lions, Real Tigers, and Spook Street, in the Jackson Lamb series. His other works include Down Cemetery Road, Smoke & Whispers, The Last Voice mostrar mais You Hear, Why We Die, The List: A Novella, and Spook Street. He won the 2013 CWA Goldsboro Gold Dagger for his novel, Dead Lions. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras por Mick Herron

Slow Horses (2010) 1,695 exemplares
Dead Lions (2013) 951 exemplares
Real Tigers (2016) 719 exemplares
Spook Street (2017) 594 exemplares
London Rules (2018) 566 exemplares
Joe Country (2019) 442 exemplares
Slough House (2021) 428 exemplares
Bad Actors (2022) 359 exemplares
The Secret Hours (2023) 266 exemplares
Nobody Walks (2015) 219 exemplares
The List (2015) 202 exemplares
This Is What Happened (2018) 200 exemplares
Down Cemetery Road (2003) 192 exemplares
The Catch (2020) 170 exemplares
The Drop (2018) 159 exemplares
Dolphin Junction (2006) 125 exemplares
The Last Voice You Hear (2004) 120 exemplares
Reconstruction (2008) 117 exemplares
Why We Die (2006) 104 exemplares
Smoke and Whispers (1657) 100 exemplares
The Drop & The List (2015) 40 exemplares
Slough House 6 book collection (2021) 7 exemplares
The Usual Santas - story (2017) 1 exemplar
The Slough House Thrillers (2023) 1 exemplar
Lontoon säännöt 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers (2017) — Contribuidor — 125 exemplares
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 7 (2010) — Contribuidor — 38 exemplares
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 8 (2011) — Contribuidor — 28 exemplares
MO: Crimes of Practice (2008) — Contribuidor — 9 exemplares

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Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1963
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
UK
Local de nascimento
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England, UK
Locais de residência
Oxford, England, UK
Educação
Balliol College, Oxford
Agente
Juliet Burton

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Críticas

Third in the Slough House series (I've read the first so far) which I discovered thanks to the Apple TV+ adaptations. I love the series, and am equally impressed by the source material. In this volume the Slow Horses once again become pawns in the game of the high and mighty in Regents Square and Whitehall. ...and once again the unlikely rag tag band of failed spies come out ahead. A little grittier and more local than the adaptation, this is beautifully written, a seedy world inhabited by flawed characters. I think Mick Herron is the 21st Century's answer to John LeCarre. Highly recommended.… (mais)
 
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Figgles | 53 outras críticas | Feb 20, 2024 |
Important prequel to the slow horses series. Complicated but ultimately worthwhile, especially for understanding the later books in the series.
 
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BenBro64 | 19 outras críticas | Feb 16, 2024 |
Sixth book in Slow Horses series. Not recommended if you have not been following the series, but a good implementation of the formula that these books follow.
 
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BenBro64 | 20 outras críticas | Feb 16, 2024 |
The first half is all setup and a bit slow, but it kicks into a higher gear halfway through with the introduction of witness #137. Her tale of an assignment in Berlin in 1994 is soon revealed to include important backstory for characters in the main Slough House sequence, though it's not clear immediately who and/or how many they are, as they are all referred to with code names. Except David Cartwright, for some reason... The last few chapters come together in a truly satisfying way that takes the series forward in a way I did not expect given its billing as a standalone. I quite liked it!… (mais)
 
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therem | 19 outras críticas | Jan 31, 2024 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
30
Also by
4
Membros
7,896
Popularidade
#3,075
Avaliação
3.9
Críticas
460
ISBN
407
Línguas
15
Marcado como favorito
9

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