ALWYN TURNER on the continuing adventures of John Buchan’s heroes from the Gorbals.
ALWYN TURNER on the 1903 foundation-stone of the thriller genre.
ALWYN TURNER enjoys Agatha Christie’s anti-communist action thriller.
ALWYN TURNER celebrates John Buchan’s most famous character.
ALWYN TURNER on John Buchan’s first classic, the book that introduced Edward Leithen in 1913.
ALWYN TURNER reads John Buchan’s first thriller from 1900.
ALWYN TURNER on a 1920 novel by Anna Buchan, aka O. Douglas.
ALWYN TURNER goes back to 1923 to read about Sapper’s other great hero.
Is this 1922 novel John Buchan’s best thriller? ALWYN TURNER thinks so.
ALWYN TURNER on Dornford Yates (beloved of both Michael Gove and Mark Gatiss) and his 1950 novel of lost England.
ALWYN TURNER celebrates the work of Cold War thriller writer William Haggard.
ALWYN TURNER celebrates the work of novelist and failed Liberal candidate AG Macdonell.