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Len Deighton was born in London, England on February 18, 1929. He served in the Royal Air Force Special Investigations Branch and graduated from the Royal College of Art in 1955. Before becoming the master of the modern spy thriller, he worked as an airline steward and as an illustrator. His first novel, The Ipcress File, was published in 1962. His other novels include Funeral in Berlin, Berlin Game, Mexico Set, London Match, Spy Hook, Spy Line, and Spy Sinker. He also writes television plays and cookbooks. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Berlin Game 1,224 copies, 19 reviews
The Ipcress File 1,166 copies, 29 reviews
SS-GB 1,160 copies, 24 reviews
Mexico Set 931 copies, 13 reviews
Spy Hook 900 copies, 8 reviews
London Match 870 copies, 7 reviews
Spy Line 850 copies, 6 reviews
Spy Sinker 798 copies, 3 reviews
Funeral in Berlin 728 copies, 9 reviews
Winter 720 copies, 7 reviews
Bomber 613 copies, 18 reviews
XPD 604 copies, 6 reviews
Faith 594 copies, 5 reviews
Goodbye Mickey Mouse 563 copies, 8 reviews
Billion Dollar Brain 505 copies, 10 reviews
Hope 484 copies, 2 reviews
Charity 464 copies, 3 reviews
MAMista 457 copies, 3 reviews
Horse Under Water 457 copies, 8 reviews
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Spy 442 copies, 3 reviews
City of Gold 434 copies, 7 reviews
Spy Story 400 copies, 4 reviews
An Expensive Place to Die 362 copies, 4 reviews
Yesterday's Spy 342 copies, 3 reviews
Violent Ward 292 copies, 5 reviews
Only When I Laugh 254 copies, 1 review
Close-Up 138 copies, 1 review
Declarations of War 136 copies, 3 reviews
Airshipwreck 57 copies
Tactical Genius in Battle (Editor) 43 copies, 1 review
Winter. B.2 5 copies
Winter. B.1 5 copies
Bombshell 1 copy
1988 1 copy
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