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A Foreign Country

Charles Cumming

Cumming follows his bestselling Trinity Six (2011) with another superb espionage thriller. Mystery abounds when an elderly French couple in murdered on an Egyptian beach, a young accountant is kidnapped on the streets of Paris, and Amelie Levene, about to become the first female chief of England’s intelligence service, M16, vanishes in the south of France. Former M16 officer Thomas Kell reluctantly agrees to find Levene and figure out what links the three events.