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The Trinity Six Launch Party

Man of the moment Charles Cumming Charles Cumming's absorbing post Cold War thriller THE TRINITY SIX had a fantastic launch party earlier this month at Daunt Books in London's Holland Park. It was an auspicious start for a book which has already got rave reviews from most of the national newspapers. Our gratitude goes out to MI6 for allowing us to have the book launch - your agents were very polite, they clapped at the appropriate moments and didn't rumble anyone. And a big HELLO to whoever has been tapping my phone since the party! Read More

Killer Reads meets The Wire

A couple of lucky members from the Killer Reads team spent a great day recently with Charles Cumming and Dominic West, star (and heartthrob) from The Wire. Dom had been asked to help with our promotion of the fantastic new thriller The Trinity Six (publishing in Feb 2011). We couldn’t believe our luck when unforeseen pneumatic drill action forced us from our original location into Dom’s own home. Team KR arrived sometime after the morning’s pneumatic events and armed with 10 pain au chocolat patiently sat and watched Dominic read from Charles Cumming’s new novel. He definitely sounded the part and gave us great hope that one day he may be persuaded to play Gaddis if a blockbuster movie is ever made….fingers crossed, fingers crossed, fingers crossed… Read More

Charles Cumming

Charles Cumming was born in Scotland in 1971. Educated at Eton, he graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1994 with First Class Honours in English Literature. The Observer has described him as “the best of the new generation of British spy writers… Read More