|20200112||20200113 (BBC7)||When retired spy Solomon Dortmund sees an envelope pass from one hand to another in a bustling cafe he knows he's witnessed more than an innocent encounter. But by relaying his suspicions to his MI5 handler he sets in train events which will alter lives.|
Set in a snow-dusted London, Mick Herron's taut thriller takes place in the gap where old-style spy craft and modern intelligence analysis don't quite meet.
Omnibus read by John Heffernan
Abridged by Eileen Horne
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie
First broadcast in five parts on BBC Radio 4 in January 2020.
After witnessing a clandestine encounter, an old spy sets life changing events in motion.