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Books and profile for Mick Herron

Spook Street by Mick Herron

‘Spook Street’ is the 4th novel in Mick Herron’s Slough House series which features a group of reject MI5 agents exiled to Slough House and known as the slow horses. The novel opens with a flash mob of teenagers at … Continue reading

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Real Tigers by Mick Herron

‘Real Tigers’ is the 3rd novel in Mick Heron’s Slough House series and I have come to love the motley crew known as the slow horses. Think of all the slick and sophisticated spies you’ve read about or seen in … Continue reading

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Slow Horses by Mick Herron

‘Slow Horses’ is a witty, cynical look at British MI6. The slow horses are the people who work at Slough House. They are the agents who have disgraced themselves in some way and have been sent into exile. It is … Continue reading

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Nobody Walks by Mick Herron

‘Nobody Walks’ is a standalone spy thriller by Mick Herron and the brilliant characters in the story kept me hooked from beginning to end. Thomas Bettany is ex-MI5. He worked undercover for many years as Martin Boyd. When the operation … Continue reading

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Mick Herron Profile and Books

Mick Herron was born in Newcastle on Tyne and now lives in Oxford. He has a degree in English from Balliol College, Oxford. Herron began his writing career in the crime fiction genre with the Sarah Tucker/Zoë Boehm series, set … Continue reading

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Dead Lions by Mick Herron

When MI5 agents disgrace themselves, or get in the way of someone more influential, they are exiled to Slough House. Here they become known as the ‘slow horses’. They are loaded up with endless tedious tasks in the hope that … Continue reading

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