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The Secret Agent

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Joseph Conrad’s dark and eerie tale of intrigue, anarchy and terrorism. Verloc, a Russian spy living in London, is asked by the police to infiltrate and humiliate a suspected anarchist group. But when they bomb the Greenwich observatory, his evil plan goes monstrously wrong in a way which will destroy his family, his illusions, and ultimately his whole life.

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  • 304 pages




  1. John, Scholastic Staff
    on 24 February 2011


    Don't judge this book by its cover! I had to study it at school and ended up really loving it. It's devious - the plot is out of sequence so you have to act like a bit of a secret agent yourself to piece it all together. Its story of innocence corrupted, vengeance and terrorist bombs makes it especially relevant today, even though it was written over 100 years ago. Classic.

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