This BBC audiobook is the perfect introduction to Le Carre, plunging you into a complex and darkly sinister world of espionage, intrigue and double dealings. This full-cast dramatisation of John le Carre’s exceptional novel - ‘A Perfect Spy’ is an ideal accompaniment to a rainy afternoon or long journey.
Following the life of British Intelligence officer and double agent, Magnus Pym, played by James Fox, this gripping CD audiobook features a number of complex twists and turns that will keep listeners entirely invested every step of the way.
From the moment during his own dinner party in Vienna that he finds out that his father is dead, Magnus declares himself as free. When he flies back to England to attend the funeral, he simply disappears. As his wife, Mary, and MI6 spymaster and lifelong friend Jack Brotherhood try to trace his whereabouts, it soon becomes apparent that there was far more to the secretive Mr Pym than met the eye, and there are a number of shocks in store for those who once believed they knew him best.
Brought to life by an outstanding cast of actors, complete with the remarkable audio quality one would expect from a BBC production, this adaptation of ‘A Perfect Spy’ will delight fans of character led, complex spy plots, as well as those who enjoy traditional BBC Drama. This vivid audio experience is also available to download on MP3 audiobook.