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Jeremy Duns - Author of ther Paul Dark series and Dead Drop

FREE AGENT (PAUL DARK 1)

1945: MI6 agent Paul Dark takes part in a top-secret mission to hunt down and execute Nazi war criminals. He will discover that everything he understood about that mission, about its consequences, and about the woman he once loved, has been built on false foundations... Read more


SONG OF TREASON (PAUL DARK 2)

May 1, 1969: Paul Dark now finds himself a target for both exposure, and assassination. Desperate to escape his predicament, he gambles everything on one last throw of the dice, exposing his Soviet handler to the British. But before long, he finds he has no choice but to go on the run again, and the race is on to stop a deadly conspiracy that dates back to the early years of the Cold War... Read more


THE MOSCOW OPTION (PAUL DARK 3)

October, 1969: Moscow. Paul Dark is a broken man with nothing for company but the ghosts of his past when he is woken in the early hours and taken to a secret location. There, he discovers that the Soviets believe they are about to face a nuclear attack by the West – and are planning to strike first as a result. Dark realizes at once that the truth of the matter involves the final days of the Second World War, and the final mission he undertook as a loyal British agent... Read more


SPY OUT THE LAND (PAUL DARK 4)

1975. A summit has been arranged between the Rhodesian government and various nationalist leaders, which is to take place in railway dining car 49 midway along Victoria Falls Bridge. But Matthew Charamba, a key player in the battle for majority rule in Rhodesia, is hiding a deadly secret... Read more


THE DARK CHRONICLES (OMNIBUS)

Bringing together the first three novels featuring double agent Paul Dark, The Dark Chronicles journeys from London to Nigeria and from Rome to Moscow in a heart-pounding saga of dubious loyalties, deadly conspiracies, and ruthless acts of revenge at the height of the Cold War. 'The immediacy of Duns’ writing grabs and suspends the reader in a beautifully realized heartbeat of recent history.’– Kirkus Reviews Read more


DEAD DROP (CODENAME: HERO IN THE US)

In August 1960, a Soviet colonel called Oleg Penkovsky tried to make contact with the West. His first attempt was to approach two American students in Moscow. He handed them a bulky envelope and pleaded with them to deliver it to the American embassy. Inside was an offer to work as a 'soldier-warrior' for the free world... Read more


SHORTS

NEWS OF DEVILS

In June 2013, The Guardian and The Washington Post started publishing articles based on documents taken from the National Security Agency by Edward Snowden. Its the most significant spy story of this century, and perhaps of the last – but for all the revelations regarding the NSAs surveillance over-reach, could the reporting also have harmed legitimate intelligence activities of the US and its allies? How responsible has the reporting on Snowden been? Read more


ROGUE ROYALE

In the mid-Sixties, the James Bond films became a global phenomenon as the world thrilled to their spectacular action sequences and cool gadgets. But the films nearly went in a very different direction, with a much darker treatment of Ian Fleming’s first novel by Hollywood’s most acclaimed screenwriter. In this Kindle Single, journalist and spy novelist Jeremy Duns unearths Ben Hecht’s drafts of Casino Royale... Read more


DIAMONDS IN THE ROUGH

So much has been written about James Bond that it seems scarcely imaginable there is any more territory to mine. But in Diamonds In The RoughJeremy Duns shares the fruits of several years of research into unexplored aspects of Ian Fleming and his universe, from lost novels and screenplays to hidden inspirations. This short ebook collects six articles previously published in The Sunday TimesThe Sunday Telegraph and elsewhere... Read more


CABAL

Just ten people have a card. One of them is about to lose theirs. 

Danny has a beautiful girlfriend and a job at the heart of power. But when you get mixed up with Swiss banks, neo-Nazis and global conspiracies, you can quickly lose perspective. Cabal is a thrilling short story... Read more


TRADECRAFT

Tradecraft is a collection of 20 articles about spy fact and fiction by Jeremy Duns, author of the acclaimed Paul Dark series. Featuring articles previously published in The Sunday Times, The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, Time Out and elsewhere... Read more