For ten days, we'll be suggesting some of our favorite audiobooks for the summer, in a series of articles brought to you by our partner, Audible. Click the link at the bottom of this post for details. Click here to see the books we've recommended so far. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Unabridged. If you were a watcher of the incredible miniseries version of "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy," there's a recognizable voice in this, the preeminent audiobook version of the original novel: British actor Michael Jayston, who you'll recognize as the guy who plays the Circus' head of "scalp hunters," Peter Guillem. What better voice to deliver the dry, brooding, suspenseful story?
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
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Sign in. Smiley springs his trap and catches the spy. He later interrogates the spy and learns about how and why it happened, and the answers he gets robs him of any sense of victory. Smiley goes to meet Jim Prideaux who is now back in Britain having survived his experience in Czechoslovakia. His testimony and that of others sheds new light on the "Testify" fiasco and source " Smiley confronts one of his suspects and gives him the results of his investigations, which could prove a considerable embarrassment to those concerned. Mary Elizabeth Winstead takes a cue from her latest film Gemini Man to prepare her younger self for a life in Hollywood.
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
It follows the endeavors of taciturn, aging spymaster George Smiley to uncover a Soviet mole in the British Secret Intelligence Service. Since the time of its publication, the novel has received critical acclaim for its complex social commentary and lack of sensationalism, and remains a staple of the spy fiction genre. When Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy came out in , revelations exposing the presence of Soviet double agents in Britain were still fresh in public memory. The five had risen to very senior positions in branches of the British government.