John le Carre Film Adaptations
John le Carré’s Spy Thriller SILVERVIEW Comes to Audio…Plus, More le Carré to Keep You on Your Toes

If you love master of espionage John le Carré, then you know his novels are riveting both on the page and on the screen. The question is, Agent, have you tried le Carré on audio? To celebrate the release of his newest thriller, Silverview, we went full film fanatic. If you’re a student of spycraft, or a scholar of Tom Hiddleston’s tan, check out the quintessential le Carré audiobooks below—and their cinematic counterparts.

It’s not that [le Carré] ‘transcended the genre,’ as the tired saying goes; it’s that he elevated the level of play.The New York Times Book Review

Haunting and deeply atmospheric, John le Carré’s The Little Drummer Girl is a powerful examination of morality and justice—it’s also an AMC miniseries starring Michael Shannon, Florence Pugh, and Alexander Skarsgård. Listen to a clip of the audiobook and then watch the trailer, below.

Author: John le Carré
Read By: David Case

John le Carré’s The Night Manager is a sleek thriller about a former British soldier versus a seemingly untouchable arms dealer, brought to life both in this audiobook read by David Case, and an AMC miniseries starring Tom Hiddleston, Hugh Laurie, and Olivia Colman.

Author: John le Carré
Read By: Robin Sachs

In this exquisitely told audiobook read by Robin Sachs, le Carré shows fans once again his acute understanding of the world we live in…and where power really lies. Our Kind of Traitor also just happens to be a film starring Ewan McGregor and Naomie Harris.

Listen to the audiobook of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, which also became an Oscar-nominated feature film adaptation starring Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, and Tom Hardy.

Le Carré’s Panama is a Casablanca without heroes, a hotbed of drugs, laundered money and corruption. Check out the audiobook, and the feature film starring Pierce Brosnan and Jamie Lee Curtis.

Looking for more le Carré classics-on-audio? Check out our John le Carré Collection…and listen to a clip of his brand new release, Silverview:

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