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Book review: Operation Mincemeat: The True Spy Story that Changed the Course of World War II, by Ben Macintyre

This is a good book for anyone looking to learn about¬†historical espionage and WWII espionage in particular — or just the singular story of that time a¬†British counter-intelligence division planted fake papers on a corpse, shoved it out of a submarine off the Spanish coast, and successfully tricked the Nazis into sending their troops to … Continue reading

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Book review: Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances, by Neil Gaiman

This anthology’s title was an exciting promise of boundary-pushing stories, but what I actually found was, as the foreword admitted, a motley collection of works spanning more than a decade and with no real unifying theme. All the same, if you enjoy Neil Gaiman’s work, you’ll find something to enjoy here. Here are the ones … Continue reading