New York Times Book Review

A Novel Based on the True Story of a Con Man and his Ghostwriter (First Person by Richard Flanagan, 2018)

Hello, My Lovely (The Black Eyed Blonde by Benjamin Black, 2014)

You Only Live Forever (Solo by William Boyd, 2013)

Le Carré’s Latest (A Delicate Truth by John le Carré, 2013)

Back on the Case (Raylan by Elmore Leonard, 2012) 

A Thriller, with Apologies (Sorry by Zoran Drvenkar, 2011)

 Guilty Hearts (Crime by Ferdinand von Schirach, 2011)

 Moscow Express (Three Stations by Martin Cruz Smith, 2010)


How a long-in-the-works novel was swiftly Trumped (The Globe and Mail, Canada, 2017)

A Circle of Spies Hit the Road, Filling a 'Dossier' of Mystery (A piece on The Miernik Dossier - NPR 2014)

Spying Isn't Stranger than Fiction (Bloomberg View, 2013) 

What Are You Doing Over There? (SHOTS Magazine, 2007)

7 Reasons to Become an Expat Novelist (Huffington Post, 2014)