As the fall of Saigon looms, master spy George Smiley must outmaneuver
his Soviet counterpart on a battlefield that neither can afford to lose.
The mole has been eliminated, but the damage wrought has brought the
British Secret Service to its knees. Given charge of the gravely compromised
Circus, George Smiley embarks on a campaign to uncover what Moscow Centre most
wants to hide. When the trail goes cold at a Hong Kong gold seam, Smiley
dispatches Gerald Westerby to shake the money tree. A part-time operative with
cover as a philandering journalist, Westerby insinuates himself into a war-torn
world where allegiances—and lives—are bought and sold.
and morally complex, The Honorable Schoolboy is the second installment
of John le Carré’s renowned Karla trilogy and a riveting portrayal of
post-colonial espionage. Download and start listening now!