Robert Littell's novels include the New York Times bestseller The Company, The October Circle, Mother Russia, The Amateur, The Once and Future Spy, An Agent in Place, The Visiting Professor, and Walking Back the Cat. A former Newsweek journalist, he is an American currently living in France.
"Breathtaking inventiveness...A perfect little gem, one of the best
Cold War thrillers I've read in years." --Christopher
Lehmann-Haupt, "New York Times"
"This is dazzling work, literature of a high order that happens to address the madness of the Cold War... "The Defection of A.J. LeWinter" is just about perfect." --"The Washington Post"