Brian Freemantle





Brian Freemantle


Born
in Southampton, The United Kingdom
June 10, 1936

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Aka John Maxwell, Jonathan Evans, Jack Winchester, Harry Asher and Richard Gant.

Brian Freemantle [b. 1936] is one of Britain's most acclaimed authors of spy fiction. His novels have sold over ten million copies worldwide. Born in Southampton, Freemantle entered his career as a journalist, and began writing espionage thrillers in the late 1960s. Charlie M (1977) introduced the world to Charlie Muffin and won Freemantle international recognition—he would go on to publish fourteen titles in the series.

Freemantle has written dozens of other novels, including two featuring Sebastian Holmes, an illegitimate son of Sherlock Holmes, and the Cowley and Danilov series, about an American FBI agent and a Russian militia detective who work together to
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Average rating: 3.67 · 2,089 ratings · 184 reviews · 83 distinct works · Similar authors
Charlie M (Charlie Muffin, #1)

3.99 avg rating — 259 ratings — published 1977 — 14 editions
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Ice Age

2.54 avg rating — 329 ratings — published 2002 — 5 editions
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Here Comes Charlie M (Charl...

4.05 avg rating — 130 ratings — published 1978 — 11 editions
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The Inscrutable Charlie Muf...

3.82 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 1979 — 12 editions
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Red Star Rising (Charlie Mu...

3.73 avg rating — 107 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Blind Run (Charlie Muffin, #6)

4.01 avg rating — 87 ratings — published 1985 — 10 editions
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See Charlie Run (Charlie Mu...

4.21 avg rating — 71 ratings — published 1987 — 12 editions
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Comrade Charlie (Charlie Mu...

4.14 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 1989 — 9 editions
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Red Star Burning (Charlie M...

3.96 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Charlie's Apprentice (Charl...

4.29 avg rating — 59 ratings — published 1993 — 10 editions
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More books by Brian Freemantle…
Charlie M Here Comes Charlie M The Inscrutable Charlie Muffin Charlie Muffin's Uncle Sam Madrigal for Charlie Muffin Blind Run See Charlie Run
Charlie Muffin (16 books)
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3.99 avg rating — 1,366 ratings

The Button Man No Time for Heroes The Watchmen Triple Cross
Cowley and Danilov (4 books)
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3.86 avg rating — 114 ratings

The Holmes Inheritance The Holmes Factor
Sebastian Holmes (2 books)
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3.13 avg rating — 16 ratings

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“to arouse suspicion over time. So far, surprisingly,”
Brian Freemantle, Red Star Rising

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