The Secret Hours

The Secret Hours

Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 14/03/2024
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Synopsis

Two years ago, the Monochrome inquiry was set up to investigate the British secret service. Monochrome's mission was to ferret out misconduct, allowing the civil servants seconded to the inquiry, Griselda Fleet and Malcolm Kyle, unfettered access to confidential information in the service archives.

But with progress blocked at every turn, Monochrome is circling the drain . . . Until the OTIS file appears out of nowhere.

What classified secrets does OTIS hold that see a long-redundant spy being chased through Devon's green lanes in the dark? What happened in a newly reunified Berlin that someone is desperate to keep under wraps? And who will win the battle for the soul of the secret service - or was that decided a long time ago?

Spies and pen-pushers, politicians and PAs, high-flyers, time-servers and burn-outs . . . They all have jobs to do in the daylight. But what they do in the secret hours reveals who they really are.

  • Publisher: John Murray Press
  • ISBN: 9781399800549
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 310g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 32 mm

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The Secret Hours
Another Herron high
Just... brilliant.
Peter Kinnear
The Secret Hours
Savoured every word
My first outing with Mick Herron and won't be my last. Usually I'd start at the beginning of a series but as I'd watched (binged) the current 3 series of S... READ MORE
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