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Jack Sussek was born in California but raised on the East Coast of the United States, attended boarding school in Massachusetts and graduated from George Washington University in Washington, DC with a degree in English. He has worked in the timber business in the Pacific Northwest and in Australia, on sailboats in the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea, and in surveillance, counter-surveillance, and remote site logistics in Europe, the Middle East, and Afghanistan. He has published short stories in various literary magazines. MANHATTAN AFFAIR is his first novel. His next novel is due to come out in 2014. He lives in New York City with his wife and son.


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Average rating: 3.75 · 52 ratings · 11 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Manhattan Affair
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When he returned last night, tired, dry in the mouth, bloodstains on his jacket, he told the reception desk his companion, Mr. Rostov, had to unexpectedly return to Istanbul on urgent business and Piton settled Rostov’s account. Then Piton took a long shower, had dinner in his room, and made some phone calls. His last call was to reception to ask when the bar opened in the morning. “11.00 a.m.,... Read more of this blog post »
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A Perfect Spy by John le Carré
"Let me start this review with these words; this book is devastating. It is the best writing John Le Carre has ever done, and will ever do.

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In all honesty this could be LeCarre's best book. I've read most of them and enjoyed, even loved, a lot of them, but this is something special. You can tell it was written from the heart and as such the reader gets a sense, truly, of LeCarre's litera ...more
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