HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
44,737 (45,235)14144 (3.74)1940
Disambiguation Notice

John le Carré is a pen name of David John Moore Cornwell.

Works by John le Carréorganize | filter
Also by John le Carréorganize | filter
Members

Top members (works)

Member favorites

Members: gmerick, tommi180744, antonomasia, Tanya-dogearedcopy, gamal.hennessy, DejaVoo, private member, Roger_W_Turner, AlkaF, Jacquelynn_Sirach, walshga, AnonymousA, CazzaByrne, NancyLuckey, bhall84, ours57, the_red_shoes, Limelite, alexbolding, private member (show 174 more), Polaris-, rabbitprincess, vladotance, tonythebook, MarkCSmith, gangleri, DTChantel, private member, uvula_fr_b4, roundballnz, R0J0P0, BonnieJune54, fred_moro, Intemerata, clarabel, LamontCranston, sollocks, bookwalter, epower52, Ruthy.H, texmethod, Ameise1, pickupsticks, JG3136, qatsi, eileen2000, bbiornst205, binadaat, albertroi, meancat, claraoscura, judikasp, fromkin, ckdstrider, Porua, willpalmerall, Deb85, wghezzi, ReneeGKC, MichaelEDavies, KarelDhuyvetters, Navarone, pinaster, bergs47, bw94612, garywestct, Eyejaybee, nld, sophiaNY, tros, JohnChic, AthenAltena, miles_and_flora, ponzu, WylieMaercklein, SusanHasler, stu73, Sashura, chiwi, pallesbooks, jwhite101, private member, JohnMcPheat, bbrander, chuck_ralston, private member, GibsonGirl, cataloga, martharice3000, fickleflan, ford30a, willpalmer, bob1947, Notti, lb1941, tlmiller, alanteder, dfoott, mainrun, ehines, qforce, JaineFenn, Franduto, BookWallah, doncornell, erthala, rebeccanyc, hbobrien, dahuke, Jamten, Winter_Maiden, Pears, dunnmark99, EM_Egan, snipemonkey, syllabub, DMatty5, BEC3, zabs, chemistmax, edwin79, Kiolden, catmistressel, BraveKelso, whymaggiemay, gliese, Smiley, Fianna, Inciteful, DLRCoh, jimgysin, AGaiman, BallyMan, CD1am, glwebb, kachappell, private member, BGP, frogman54, Gurdur, jcollins, doobs, CurtCronshaw, alexfreire, marlojo, private member, gaskella, bibliothecaris, Minthe, Tonny, cwheatley, laughing_gravy, paulhurtley, canarylampshade, rbott, Coverpoint, ostrom, ch1lee, CelesteM, hanleyg, sussabmax, gvmelle, Imprinted, oggonz, JacobusArminius, sara11, annafdd, blh518, johnclaydon, pymm, private member, ragazzavagabonda, jklugman, sthitha_pragjna, sshreeve, barrowa, abbottthomas, kburgin, Dene, iphigenie, JerryMonaco, beacantor, quartzite, jon2000_uk, bookgeeks, almigwin, kambrogi, teaperson, johnclaydon2, mostlylurking, RobertMosher, dougwood57, southernbooklady, reading_fox

Add to favorites
Related tags
20th century (443) Africa (253) British (545) British fiction (133) British literature (268) Cold War (991) crime (339) crime fiction (176) ebook (166) England (386) English (236) English literature (265) espionage (3,442) espionage fiction (156) fiction (7,427) first edition (138) George Smiley (269) Germany (217) hardcover (183) John Le Carre (219) Le Carre (240) literature (294) mystery (1,594) novel (1,190) own (247) paperback (138) read (515) Roman (180) Russia (155) smiley (175) spy (2,375) spy fiction (563) spy novel (180) spy stories (161) spy thriller (248) suspense (488) thriller (2,159) to-read (526) UK (173) unread (348)
Events on LibraryThing Local

John le Carré has 1 media appearance.

Oct
24
An interview with John Le Carre
Charlie Rose, Thursday, October 24, 1996
John Le Carré

David Cornwell, who writes under the pseudonym John Le Carre, speaks about his long career as a spy novelist and his 16th novel examining the world of corruption and espionage in Panama, (timspalding)

John le Carré has 6 past events. (show)

Common Knowledgehistory Creative Commons License
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
John le Carré was born in 1931. After attending the universities of Berne and Oxford, he taught at Eton and spent five years in the British Foreign Service. The Spy Who Came In from the Cold, his third book, secured him a worldwide reputation. He divides his time between England and the Continent.
Disambiguation notice
John le Carré is a pen name of David John Moore Cornwell.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.74)
0.5 15
1 139
1.5 40
2 442
2.5 171
3 1997
3.5 669
4 3032
4.5 380
5 1630

Author pictures (2)

   

(see all 2 author pictures)

Related people/characters

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

John le Carré is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

John le Carré is composed of 53 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 89,456,347 books! | Top bar: Always visible